If he was a bunch of strawberries, he never would have made it on the plane. The people in charge of the Antarctic logistics put a very low priority on "freshies" (and personal mail).
BTW, it was a pleasure flying with the NY Air Nat'l Guard.
You haven't been to Samoa. Heat, humidity, molds, time -- a very effective destroyer of hardware (even glass). See the AC's link for something similar...
While the idea of a sunny Pacific island may seem like an easy and ideal place for solar power, this may not be the case.
When I worked for NOAA, I heard wild stories about how the molds in Samoa would destroy our scientific instruments. They would even eat glass... This should prove an interesting and challenging situation.
As opposed to the current transfer of public goods, services, and privileges to private (sometimes foreign) interests through access to the highest levels of the gov't courtesy of donations to the Clinton Foundation?
I and many other Americans decided to risk your hypothetical instead of continuing the current reality.
As someone who was physically close enough to do something to Hillary before she was anything outside of Arkansas, I've never thought that "Lee Harvey" was needed. And I'm NOT a fan.
Did you forget to comment as AC?
Joined up without lurking... I didn't know it was a thing!
Hmmm... Then you won't remember it and will repeat it.
It wouldn't be as subtle as the tap used in Operation Ivy Bells and the like: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/...
Look at the word 'corporations'. It means that they've been given a 'body' and, thus, have rights -- as they also have responsibilities. Having the one without the other would be, um, bad.
Used all my mod points yesterday...
How could they take so long?!?
You're looking at it from the wrong end... I have an original iPad and it still works just fine for what we need. I may buy more of them. It may break but, in the meantime, I have no need to replace it.
Truth has always been found to promote the best interests of mankind... - Percy Bysshe Shelley