Words of Advice:

"We have it totally under control. It's one person coming from China. It's going to be just fine." -- Donald Trump, 1/22/2020

“We will not see diseases like the coronavirus come here..and isn't it refreshing when contrasting it with the awful presidency of President Obama."
-- Trump Press Secretary Kayleigh McEnany, 2/25/20

"I don't take responsibility for anything." --Donald Trump, 3/13/20

"If Something Seems To Be Too Good To Be True, It's Best To Shoot It, Just In Case." -- Fiona Glenanne

"Flying the Airplane is More Important than Radioing Your Plight to a Person on the Ground Who is Incapable of Understanding or Doing Anything About It." -- Unknown

"There seems to be almost no problem that Congress cannot, by diligent efforts and careful legislative drafting, make ten times worse." -- Me

"What the hell is an `Aluminum Falcon'?" -- Emperor Palpatine

"Eck!" -- George the Cat

Friday, October 13, 2017

Because It's Friday

Note that the Johnson Bar isn't all the way forward.


Ole Phat Stu said...

I was a guest on the footplate of a steam loko once.
We were doing 90 mph,
and the damn thing STILL got wheelspin !

Tod Germanica said...

That low steel-wheel-on-steel-rail friction is the reason, though, for trains' shipping efficiency. The hard part is ever making money on the Iron Horse.

Keaaukane said...

Well, part of the problem might be that the propeller on the locomotive is too small for the job. I'm sure with a larger prop it would do better.