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Dec 19th 2010 5:20PM Expensive. If this happens to a B787 or and A350 in the future the wing will likely be a write off as carbon fibre is not so easily repaired as lithium aluminium.
Nov 30th 2010 2:31PM Then you can look up car sharing schemes. It takes away the randomness of hitchhiking. Taxistop, Covoiturage are two European schemes but there are many more. Look up Car Sharing in a search engine. May be more expensive than hitchhiking but saves carbon emissions and money.
Sep 23rd 2010 8:45AM Great! A post using fresh quotations in a thoughtful way, not using clichéd quotes as advertising spiel. Travel is not altogether a panacea for narrow mindedness or any other ailment.
You asked for a quote, so I will leave one of my own, which spells out the problem as I see it with travel quotes on the internet:
"A quotation on the Internet only needs Control C and Control V"
Jun 23rd 2010 4:16AM @owen,
I also give a lot of my time to help others and have raised considerable sums of money for charities. My conscience is clear on that.
I was expressing my personal opinion, and asking for others to express theirs, not making a "snarky" remark. A response along the lines of "you are misguided, there is nothing wrong with humanity, look at all the good work done..." would have sufficed. Instead you argue that you have an inalienable right to spoil your cat.
Jun 21st 2010 1:40PM 1 billion people without safe drinking water. Some of the fa cities being offered to dogs are better than afforded to 2/3rds of the human population of this planet. Is it only me, or has something gone seriously wrong with humanity?
Dec 16th 2009 9:36AM I'd use it to film my spectacular wipe outs on my snowboard.