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Re: A Home For Bruce

Postby Abdul Alhazred » Mon Apr 30, 2018 10:05 pm

Flak towers in Vienna


Perfect for Bruce.

Safe from bombing raids and the natives have a superstitious fear of the place.

So plenty of solitude, yet you're right there in the big city if you need to buy some beer or something.
And they do have some good beer there.
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Re: A Home For Bruce

Postby Witness » Tue May 01, 2018 12:07 am

Abdul Alhazred wrote:And they do have some good beer there.

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Re: A Home For Bruce

Postby Bruce » Tue May 01, 2018 2:02 am

Wow. It hasn't even been 100 years since those towers were built, and the world we live in now is so different. It would be really hard to explain to my kids what an air raid is, let alone what its like to live in a time when people built huge towers like this and ran to get inside them at the sound of a siren.
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Re: A Home For Bruce

Postby Witness » Wed May 02, 2018 1:23 am

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Re: A Home For Bruce

Postby Witness » Fri May 04, 2018 1:32 am

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Re: A Home For Bruce

Postby sparks » Fri May 04, 2018 1:53 am

Where and what, is that?
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Re: A Home For Bruce

Postby Grammatron » Fri May 04, 2018 1:53 am

What a cool picture!
pillory wrote:jokes aren't funny....seriously thinking......

seriously thinking might be funny....but it's not joke

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Re: A Home For Bruce

Postby Bruce » Fri May 04, 2018 4:02 am

Spillways beneath Hover Dam?
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Re: A Home For Bruce

Postby Witness » Sat May 05, 2018 4:08 am

Questions, questions…
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The cistern […], built in North London in 1868 to store drinking water, has a dozen arched corridors identical to the one pictured. Each such passage measures about 120 meters long, or 394 feet. It, too, has marvelous acoustics.





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Re: A Home For Bruce

Postby Grammatron » Sat May 05, 2018 4:24 am

You spoil them all rotten Witness
pillory wrote:jokes aren't funny....seriously thinking......

seriously thinking might be funny....but it's not joke

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Re: A Home For Bruce

Postby Bruce » Sat May 05, 2018 1:41 pm

Googling is too hard. You do it. - Children of Millineals
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Re: A Home For Bruce

Postby Witness » Sun May 06, 2018 1:57 am

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Re: A Home For Bruce

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Re: A Home For Bruce

Postby Witness » Tue May 08, 2018 5:00 pm

Bruce's morning commute near Svalbard:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QzG3JXzjILE

Even Imgur lets me down. :x But I found the scene on YT, with some more details, and information:
April 2, 2018 / Hailuoto, Finland "Pilot is boarding to ship, near the coast of Hailuoto, Finland. The ship is going to port of Oulu. Under us was 20” of ice."
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Re: A Home For Bruce

Postby Grammatron » Fri May 11, 2018 11:26 pm

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pillory wrote:jokes aren't funny....seriously thinking......

seriously thinking might be funny....but it's not joke

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Re: A Home For Bruce

Postby Witness » Sat May 12, 2018 2:25 am

Nice, but too bucolic. Only an Evil Building© can please Bruce.

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Re: A Home For Bruce

Postby Bruce » Sat May 12, 2018 6:51 am

Witness, where do you find this amazing stuff? Do you search for it, or do you have some sort of subscription to weird places magazine?

Once again, I want to know more. What the hell is that and where is it? Feed me some knowledge. :Hungry2:
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Re: A Home For Bruce

Postby Witness » Sat May 12, 2018 6:33 pm

Bruce wrote:Witness, where do you find this amazing stuff? Do you search for it, or do you have some sort of subscription to weird places magazine?
I swing my dowsing rod over the Google image search window. :P

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Re: A Home For Bruce

Postby sparks » Sat May 12, 2018 8:33 pm

Witness wrote:Image


Been waiting for someone else to bite but it hasn't happened yet, and I'm going off for a vacation next week.

So, WTF is this one all about my friend?

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Re: A Home For Bruce

Postby Witness » Sat May 12, 2018 10:57 pm

↑ Don't be so shy. :wink:

It's somewhere under a village in Northern France – WWI remains. The discoverers keep mum in most cases, because this is what happens when a location gets leaked:

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(Yes, it''s the same place. :( Why are there so many assholes? Darwin asleep again?)

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