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by RetiredInKalifornia
Sat Apr 25, 2020 9:50 pm
Forum: News
Topic: China 'forces Italy to BUY back masks and coronavirus supplies it had DONATED to Beijing just weeks earlier'
Replies: 8
Views: 780

I Just Want A Haircut!

The COVID-19 pandemic is the biggest political football ever handed to "our friends" on the Left insofar as pursuing their ultimate desire to keep all Humanity forever in paralyzing fear & dependence on them! European Union Bavaria cancelled Oktoberfest fearing COVID-19, Trump said he isn't cancelli...
by RetiredInKalifornia
Sat Apr 25, 2020 6:09 pm
Forum: News
Topic: China 'forces Italy to BUY back masks and coronavirus supplies it had DONATED to Beijing just weeks earlier'
Replies: 8
Views: 780

Hmm...

Till COVID-19 hit didn't know extent of Sino-Italian trade relations, USA could go Autarkic on China, not like Italy under Mussolini with regards to war goods production though certainly anything medical particularly medicines.
by RetiredInKalifornia
Sat Apr 25, 2020 5:37 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Swedish Caproni Ca.313 S 16 - request for info/data, please
Replies: 4
Views: 758

You're Welcome...

Esteemed RetiredInKalifornia; Thank you most kindly for your assistance/information. Am most appreciative of same. Regards; ALV ...YouTube has a good video copy of a LUCE Italy WWII propaganda film of a CANT Z.1007bis being attacked by British fighters. Dorsal gunner is operating a Lanciani gun tur...
by RetiredInKalifornia
Fri Apr 24, 2020 9:17 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Swedish Caproni Ca.313 S 16 - request for info/data, please
Replies: 4
Views: 758

U.S. Patents For Ettore Lanciani Gun Turret

Click This For Google U.S. Patents Search Of Lanciani Gun Turret New York Public Library Class 89 Ordinance Click Serials 309569 & 357514 Links For PDF Graphics & Descriptions Of The Lanciani Gun Turret; 357514 Depicts Cupola Profile. This isn't all the information about the turret, best I could do...
by RetiredInKalifornia
Sun Apr 19, 2020 10:00 am
Forum: News
Topic: US Cuts Funding to WHO - Tim Dolighan Cartoon
Replies: 4
Views: 725

Get U.S.A. Back To Work Protests Now Underway...

...Civil unrest has broken out in the US. Americans are not only smart and stay informed but they take action. Read This The Gateway Pundit Article , am very tempted to participate in the Sacramento one. ...The US also needs to pull out from the WTO or have China removed. China is a malign state. I...
by RetiredInKalifornia
Sat Apr 18, 2020 10:55 pm
Forum: News
Topic: US Cuts Funding to WHO - Tim Dolighan Cartoon
Replies: 4
Views: 725

Not Only That...

...But the World Trade Organization well as other U.N. bureaucracies ripping off Western nations for decades. U.S. legislative moves to hold China accountable for COVID-19 never mind other pandemics originating there since 1949 unfortunately won't go anywhere so long as Nancy And The Democrats contr...
by RetiredInKalifornia
Tue Apr 14, 2020 10:02 am
Forum: Comments and Annoucements
Topic: New Forum Posts page
Replies: 1
Views: 871

Thanks...

For those of you who have used and liked the old New Forum Posts page, this page is now available again from the main website homepage, Gallery and What's New pages. The New Forum Posts page is easier to follow along in the forum. At some point I'll restrict access to to the Scale Modeling - News t...
by RetiredInKalifornia
Fri Apr 10, 2020 3:11 pm
Forum: Comments and Annoucements
Topic: More Avatars ...
Replies: 3
Views: 684

Done...

This question has come up before, it has mainly to do with policing what forum members use as avatars, something I really don't want to do. Personal avatars also lead to chaotic looking forums. But having said that you can attach a personal icon to your signature - most of the manufactures have don...
by RetiredInKalifornia
Fri Apr 10, 2020 12:34 pm
Forum: Comments and Annoucements
Topic: More Avatars ...
Replies: 3
Views: 684

Question...

...Unless its your website policy to only allow Italian air forces aircraft profile logos would you allow personal avatars as well? The 2001 Space Odyssey-themed one I'd rendered in 1997 is employed on all websites am a member of.
by RetiredInKalifornia
Wed Apr 08, 2020 10:53 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Bernie Sanders Drops Out Of 2020 U.S. Democratic Party Race
Replies: 3
Views: 1039

Suspended Yes...

The key word in Sander's announcement is "suspends". Sanders is prudent to wait and see what happens, he's not that far behind in the delegate count and Biden is just stumbling along - Biden could die, that's not an exaggeration (e.g., Covid-19, look at Boris Johnson). But I don't believe Sanders w...
by RetiredInKalifornia
Wed Apr 08, 2020 9:53 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Bernie Sanders Drops Out Of 2020 U.S. Democratic Party Race
Replies: 3
Views: 1039

Bernie Sanders Drops Out Of 2020 U.S. Democratic Party Race

Announced within the last 45 minutes, no surprise given the Democratic Party Establishment wanted Joe Biden, did everything possible to ensure he's the 2020 Presidential Candidate.
by RetiredInKalifornia
Mon Apr 06, 2020 10:04 pm
Forum: Pics
Topic: Retired In Kalifornia's Italian Aircraft Model Builds In Progress Photos
Replies: 170
Views: 22754

Last Ever Hasagawa Aeronautica Macchi C.202 Models Shown Above...

...But not of Folgori, FROG "What-If" builds follow, see above Group II Plastics: Hasegawa, Italeri, FROG "What-If" Macchi C.202s post for progress reporting well as on the Beyond The Sprues website. Any future Folgori builds will be of the Italeri kit, are hard to come by but if price is right will...
by RetiredInKalifornia
Mon Apr 06, 2020 8:45 pm
Forum: Pics
Topic: Retired In Kalifornia's Italian Aircraft Model Builds In Progress Photos
Replies: 170
Views: 22754

Hasegawa Aeronautica Macchi C.202 "Eduard"

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by RetiredInKalifornia
Sat Apr 04, 2020 6:15 pm
Forum: Pics
Topic: Retired In Kalifornia's Italian Aircraft Model Builds In Progress Photos
Replies: 170
Views: 22754

Hasegawa Aeronautica Macchi C.202 "True Details"

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