OT: Re: [LMB] Weekend Elissa Report
Padget, Scott R
scott.r.padget at boeing.com
Mon, 11 Feb 2002 12:18:33 -0600
> saw the exciting cinematic drama "Synthetic Line Snapback" (courtesy of
> US Navy Training Office--yawn).
> OI! Assuming they mean what I mean by snapback, i.e., what happens when an
> under pressure cuts loose...
> OI! I says.
> I find the topic... riveting, myself. DEEPLY riveting.
Well, yes, the TOPIC is essential. But the US Navy Training Office can even
make a film with *that* level of gore and mangled bodies into something
Which is not to say I don't take it seriously. I have *every* intention of
finishing sailing season with all my body parts intact, thank you very much.
Pilot Padget--amused by the disclaimer at the end: "No actual sailors were
harmed in the making of this film"