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Re: Ships!
« Reply #135 on: November 27, 2013, 08:47:44 PM »
Cruiser?

You're probably right. The Indianapolis was 610 feet long. But get this - The USS Wasp was 688 feet long. The Missouri was 887 feet.


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« Reply #136 on: November 28, 2013, 02:24:17 AM »
its a funding game with names.  far easier to get money for destroyers then crusiers and, in the case of the Japanese, aircraft carriers.  ;)
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Re: Ships!
« Reply #137 on: November 28, 2013, 05:43:09 AM »
I still maintain the notion that 'Dreadnought' would be the most fitting term.   8)
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« Reply #138 on: November 28, 2013, 08:52:42 AM »
I would put the old Kirov class in that catagory or perhaps an arsenal ship.
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« Reply #139 on: November 29, 2013, 07:57:23 AM »
"45 minutes of pooping Tribbles being juggled by a drunken Horta would be better than Season 1 of TNG." - SirAndrewD

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Re: Ships!
« Reply #140 on: November 29, 2013, 08:17:01 AM »
^That reminds me: I have to check on the status of my Ogre Deluxe edition order.
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« Reply #141 on: December 03, 2013, 08:06:06 PM »
"45 minutes of pooping Tribbles being juggled by a drunken Horta would be better than Season 1 of TNG." - SirAndrewD

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« Reply #142 on: December 03, 2013, 08:07:34 PM »

"45 minutes of pooping Tribbles being juggled by a drunken Horta would be better than Season 1 of TNG." - SirAndrewD

"you don't look at the mantelpiece when you're poking the fire" - Bawb

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« Reply #143 on: December 03, 2013, 08:09:07 PM »
"45 minutes of pooping Tribbles being juggled by a drunken Horta would be better than Season 1 of TNG." - SirAndrewD

"you don't look at the mantelpiece when you're poking the fire" - Bawb

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Re: Ships!
« Reply #144 on: December 03, 2013, 09:21:28 PM »


where did you find this?  Ive read about US Navy Sinkex's before but finding images is a bitch.
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Re: Ships!
« Reply #145 on: December 04, 2013, 02:48:55 AM »
found it on Reddit. I didn't know that they had sunk a Tico. That's Valley Forge.
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Re: Ships!
« Reply #146 on: December 04, 2013, 05:24:32 AM »
Reddit. On that path lies madness.

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Re: Ships!
« Reply #147 on: December 04, 2013, 06:46:33 AM »
For some, all paths end in madness ;-)
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« Reply #148 on: December 04, 2013, 07:19:05 AM »
^^^  that should be the GH motto.
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Banzai Cat - There is no "partial credit" in grammar. Like anal sex. It's either in, or it's not.

Mirth - We learned long ago that they key isn't to outrun Star, it's to outrun Gus.

Martok - I don't know if it's possible to have an "anti-boner"...but I now have one.

Gus - Celery is vile and has no reason to exist. Like underwear on Star.


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Re: Ships!
« Reply #149 on: December 04, 2013, 10:01:20 PM »
Gus - I use sweatpants with flannel shorts to soak up my crotch sweat.

Banzai Cat - There is no "partial credit" in grammar. Like anal sex. It's either in, or it's not.

Mirth - We learned long ago that they key isn't to outrun Star, it's to outrun Gus.

Martok - I don't know if it's possible to have an "anti-boner"...but I now have one.

Gus - Celery is vile and has no reason to exist. Like underwear on Star.