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RAAF Growlers sneaking in under the radar

August 3, 2015 - 08:41 -- Admin

I didn't realise we'd bought a dozen of these bad boys until I saw reports that the RAAF took delivery of the first one last week. The Australian variant made a few changes based on experience from air operations over Libya. The US had five Growlers in theatre but found that they needed other aircraft to visually confirm targets which the 18Gs had located with their EW pods.

BALLS! Ep 22

August 3, 2015 - 08:11 -- Admin

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Cartoon Hunter S Thompson discusses cartoon Hells Angels with Cartoon Studs Terkel

July 30, 2015 - 12:03 -- Admin

PBS has done a bunch of these babies, providing cartoon artwork for old audio tapes. In this one Studs Terkel, chronicler extraordinaire of The Good War, discusses the Hells Angels and the beast within in us all, with Dr Hunter S Thompson. The good doctor's rapid fire mumbling takes a few moments to get used to, but the final result is compelling. He has something prescient things to say about what happens to people when you make them obsolete outcasts.