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About LordFerret

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  1. Hummm... the first disk based OS was CP/M. Unix ("Unics") proper didn't appear until the late 60's. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Timeline_of_operating_systems
  2. You'll want to go and post that information in the appropriate section found here. In both sections there's a sticky labeled "How To Get Support (READ FIRST)"... you'll want to do that.
  3. Don't worry, that's coming... so those in power, the elite worldwide, won't have to be bothered with all you little people down here. The Troglytes episode comes to mind ("The Cloud Minders").
  4. Back in the 80's I was coming into Newark on a short-hop commuter flight, just in time to catch the Macy's fireworks over NYC... as well as all the surrounding cities and towns in Jersey. Yes, it was very cool! I was kind of wishing we'd circle a bit lol.
  5. Indeed. And more than that, their deeds and history are for the most part unsung.
  6. That would be the Yellowstone caldera, and yes the dome is currently rising.
  7. Not entirely correct. Ex-USCoastguardsman here. True. During times of peace, the CG was under DOT (aids to navigation and all that). During times of war however, it actually became a part of the Navy, which is under the jurisdiction of DOD. These days the CG is under DHS (internal), which is like DOD's (external) brother.
  8. Thank you! Indeed, we're having a great 4th here.
  9. Humm... this link gets hijacked and redirected to here: "http://www.thecurrent.org/heartland" Spacegoats at work
  10. Ya, space got cows... BABY CAN SPACE!!!
  11. Space ferrets... because they're cool.
  12. It starts with this... And then we proceed to...
  13. Has this been resolved @Spacetraindriver?
  14. Yes!... because small hands or not, you can still go to SPACE! Now go download the demo and give it a whorl!
  15. The instant I read that, what immediately came to my mind was the image of Mickey Rooney as the helicopter pilot (in his green top hat and scarf) in the movie The Bridges At Toko-Ri flying one of these...