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by Eduardo Blomar 1679
Fri May 08, 2020 3:01 pm
Forum: The Big Idea
Topic: Crew
Replies: 12
Views: 8626

Re: Crew

When I logged in this morning there were two Members and 68 Guests logged in! WHY ARE THERE NO REPLIES!?! People are meant to DISCUSS things in a 'Forum'! WHERE IS THE CAPTAIN? I was so hopeful for this site, but have been sorely disappointed. I will have a level SOLID ROCK platform available to beg...
by Eduardo Blomar 1679
Thu Feb 06, 2020 8:42 am
Forum: Promenade
Topic: Introduction
Replies: 9
Views: 7299

Re: Introduction

Dearest Ernie, I know you are literally swamped with all you have going on, but there is one thing I must bring up so it can get started... Where are the mylar 'Precariat' balloons? If they can make a Ron Paul Blimp and every other cartoon character (as you see in grocery stores), surely they can re...
by Eduardo Blomar 1679
Thu Jan 16, 2020 10:49 am
Forum: Promenade
Topic: Happy New Year!
Replies: 0
Views: 4264

Happy New Year!

Greetings Fellow (and Lady) Pirates, I am free from the shackles of Maricopa, and have set sail North successfully. The bells of the new year ring in prospects of prosperity as I embark upon a New Mission - to open a Port available to all wayward Pirates in case of a storm. Earlier ventures have sec...
by Eduardo Blomar 1679
Sat Jun 02, 2018 5:03 pm
Forum: Promenade
Topic: The Pirate Code
Replies: 28
Views: 18701

Re: The Pirate Code

I feel this subject has been taken too lightly.

Flippancy has brought me to my limits.

PLEASE, either discuss the issue I postulate, with civility, or be silent.

I remain,

EB
by Eduardo Blomar 1679
Thu Feb 01, 2018 3:45 am
Forum: Promenade
Topic: Artificial Doomsday
Replies: 2
Views: 2537

Re: Artificial Doomsday

Why would anyone create a machine that had the ability to override its' programming to not kill it's creator (or anyone else for that matter?) Because they can? We can create 'AI' that can be programmed to 'learn', but that isn't what it is actually doing. It is only accumulating vaster amounts of k...
by Eduardo Blomar 1679
Wed Jan 31, 2018 3:15 pm
Forum: The Big Idea
Topic: Super-strong aluminum as strong as steel
Replies: 1
Views: 4297

Super-strong aluminum as strong as steel

Researchers have demonstrated how to create a super-strong aluminum alloy that rivals the strength of stainless steel, an advance with potential industrial applications. “Most lightweight aluminum alloys are soft and have inherently low mechanical strength, which hinders more widespread industrial ...
by Eduardo Blomar 1679
Thu Jan 18, 2018 6:07 pm
Forum: The Big Idea
Topic: Cargo Design
Replies: 14
Views: 12414

Re: Cargo Design

Here are some specifications from Granger Aerospace for you:

http://www.grangeraerospace.com/ld3.html

EB
by Eduardo Blomar 1679
Thu Jan 18, 2018 4:42 pm
Forum: The Big Idea
Topic: Cargo Design
Replies: 14
Views: 12414

Re: Cargo Design

Are we married to using maritime/land based containers? There seems to be a large assortment of Air Cargo containers that weigh considerably less: https://tinyurl.com/y9c8s7pe Also, how about a non-detachable area that the cargo loads into via a port (one container at a time) that, when empty, can b...
by Eduardo Blomar 1679
Wed Jan 03, 2018 3:53 pm
Forum: Promenade
Topic: What's the Big Idea?
Replies: 5
Views: 2407

Re: What's the Big Idea?

What part do you hope fill on The Precariat, Senor Doug?

EB
by Eduardo Blomar 1679
Wed Jan 03, 2018 3:50 pm
Forum: The Big Idea
Topic: Crew
Replies: 12
Views: 8626

Re: Crew

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