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"It's a real problem".
Even Bush never actually said anything that factually stupid did he?
I like how he doesn't really get how a fire works either, "you can’t find any oxygen from outside the aircraft to get in the aircraft," because, yeah, what you really want is to FEED that bad boy so it burns hotter.
somebody crack a window
The latter means things were more logistically tricky than you hoped. The former means you're too thick for presidency.
Will Mittens even know what Guantanamo Bay is though?
love the hashtag. genius touch
take it back to the shop
fuckin magnets, how do they work
you can feel the air sucking out of the car when it goes at 30mph at sea level... it's not much of a leap to realise the amount air being sucked out at 550mph ay 37'000ft. :D
like this http://www.freakingnews.com/pictures/83500/Convertible-Airplane-Taking-Off--83660.jpg
Great site name.
Mitt Romney 'where can I buy stamps?'
GET 'EM, BOYS
and birds with beaks.
birds with teeth
and then wafting the top of his shirt a bit `little stuffy in here huh` and then pawing at the window `why do these things not have goddamn handles`
I WANNA HAMBURGER
They're always airconditioned to lovely coolness.
you are definitely DEFINITELY one of those cretinous tube door button pushers
I'm both of these people.
But yesterday, I was in PRIME door butting pushing position as the train came along and just went straight past me. I was on carriage 7 and it only had 4 carriages so I had to run up the platform like a loon.
it has irked me no end.
there was a lady next to me breast feeding and I could smell it. It smelt like off milk. The man the other side of me was hocking up phlegm into his mouth and swallowing it. I was very hungover. I couldn't open it
We've all seen Goldfinger.
so ive heard
Now imagine doing that with a huge can with very little outside ambient pressure.
Now imagine a split apart 737 fuselage with lots of dead passengers falling into the sea.
what if he's captured the zeitgeist?
he's captured the zeitgeist of Middle America :'(
The air pressure inside a plane is much higher than the pressure outside it, which is how you can breathe normally at 30,000 feet above sea level without needing an oxygen mask.
as do you, and anything else that isn't nailed down, and everyone dies.
something about pressure.
^ plucked out a sciency-sounding word and stuck it in there not knowing what it really means
and at that height, the air would be very thin and freezing cold
as you're hurtling towards the ground at terminal velocity.
You certainly wouldn't get sucked to your death (he.) as people say, and it wouldn't have a huge effect on the flight of the plane.
Glad to clear this up.
A small crack in the fuselage or windscreen you'd get away with. Just be a bit chilly and would need the oxygen out. And an quick descent to a more breathable altitude.
A whole window just disappearing would be pretty explosive, I reckon.
it might not affect the flight of the plan (although the sudden equalisation of pressures likely wouldn't do it any good) but it would have a pretty negative affect on all of the passengers
Maybe not people being sucked out...but pretty rapid Apoxia for everyone involved
Yes, that's what they do. In Concorde. I saw that film when I was about 8 years old and even at that age I seem to remember finding this a bit...unlikely.
If it was inward opening, it would be impossible to open due to the pressure.
Outward opening would be opened by the pressure, although that would soon drop and allow you to close it I suppose. Would just be going round in circles as the aircraft repressurises though.
Purely theoretical, of course
what the hell?
he ACTUALLY said this?
that so many people thought he might be serious. This should bother him as much as anything.
Piper Cub at about 1,500 feet doing 130 knots. No big deal. :)