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Triggered in a good way. :wink:
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Abdul Alhazred wrote:
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Triggered in a good way. :wink:
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The flash of light you saw in the sky was not a UFO. Swamp gas from a weather balloon was trapped in a thermal pocket and reflected the light from Venus.

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AFAIK "WINNT" was not part of Windows 3.1.
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Pyrrho wrote:
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AFAIK "WINNT" was not part of Windows 3.1.
True.
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The flash of light you saw in the sky was not a UFO. Swamp gas from a weather balloon was trapped in a thermal pocket and reflected the light from Venus.

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Supposedly taken in Colorado in 1899. Colorized of course.
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Probably had a more reservoir dogs feel to it in the original black and white

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Will SJW insist, in the future, that such photos be shopped to include oppressed minorities?

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ed wrote:
Tue Apr 09, 2019 12:56 pm
Will SJW insist, in the future, that such photos be shopped to include oppressed minorities?

Very MiniTru, no?
The process is called ‘colorization’ Ed!

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Flying in the thirties:

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The flash of light you saw in the sky was not a UFO. Swamp gas from a weather balloon was trapped in a thermal pocket and reflected the light from Venus.

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Giz wrote:
Tue Apr 09, 2019 12:40 pm
Probably had a more reservoir dogs feel to it in the original black and white
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https://www.shorpy.com/node/7409?ref=80 ... =_original

Eureka, Colorado, circa 1900. 8x10 inch dry plate glass negative by William Henry Jackson. Detroit Publishing Company.
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sparks wrote:
Mon Apr 08, 2019 4:13 am
Pyrrho wrote:
Sun Apr 07, 2019 11:02 pm
AFAIK "WINNT" was not part of Windows 3.1.
True.
From my Windows 3.1 install on VirtualBox.

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We will not speak of the Japanese Mac original which was far superior.
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