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A wonderful story from a colleague of mine, whose father had been involved in the SA nuclear program:   In the late 80s the father had been working at Pelindaba on nuclear power at the sime time as

There was some discussion on this around the water cooler at work a few weeks ago. It was pretty bad.

 

Actual quotes; "Well, it's Russian, so that means it's going to be manned for half the trip."

"It's probably just a copy of that one we tested in the 50s."

"The Russians make really good rockets, if you don't care about dying."

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There was some discussion on this around the water cooler at work a few weeks ago. It was pretty bad.

 

Actual quotes; "Well, it's Russian, so that means it's going to be manned for half the trip."

"It's probably just a copy of that one we tested in the 50s."

"The Russians make really good rockets, if you don't care about dying."

 

Wow, look at this fancy fuck bragging he has his own water cooler.

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I share it with the entire floor. Also, it's compensation for only having half the toilets work at any given time.

 

WOW, first a water cooler, now you have floors and rooms AND indoor plumbing?

 

Are you going to brag about your Rhodium plated exotic animal taxidermy collection next or something?

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There was some discussion on this around the water cooler at work a few weeks ago. It was pretty bad.

 

Actual quotes; "Well, it's Russian, so that means it's going to be manned for half the trip."

"It's probably just a copy of that one we tested in the 50s."

"The Russians make really good rockets, if you don't care about dying."

Next time, ask them how they're planning on getting to the ISS.

 

Pretty sure only the Russians are capable of putting men there.

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Holy shitballs. That ship just... exploded due to overpressure inside the hull?

 

The first UK made nuclear bomb (Operation Hurricane) was detonated inside the hull of a retired frigate in a small lagoon and came out at 25 kt.

 

Overpressure.txt

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