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Vicky Benzing – Dayton Air Show

Vicky Benzing is a lot of things rolled into one Extra 300S  airplane.  She is an accomplished pilot, skydiver, aerobatic performer and air racer… all that and a Ph.D in chemistry.  Her plane has a wingspan of 24.6 feet, length … Continue reading

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What did you do this past weekend?

Among other things I was in the cockpit of a huge C-17 Globemaster III.  More coming as soon as I sort through “some” images. Teri  📷    

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Throwback Thursday – Balloon Fiesta 2016

It wasn’t until I attended this event that I saw some of the most amazing shaped balloons I have ever seen.  It’s amazing how they come up with these creations and even more amazing how well they can fly. I … Continue reading

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Robo, Robots, Robotics

Dragoncon is a multi genre event with something for just about everyone and not always about cosplay.  Well Robocop here might beg to differ but who has the nerve to argue a point with him?   There were also robots … Continue reading

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A big announcement for foodies

Alton Brown, surprisingly, was one of the guests at Dragoncon.  After his loyal fans (I being one of them) stood in line for quite some time (see below) we were treated to a panel that featured Alton and those who … Continue reading

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Stan Lee, Kane and Ricky “The Dragon” Steamboat

Mr. Marvel comics himself, Stan Lee, was the Grand Marshal for the Dragoncon parade again but I heard that this was to be his last one; I was thrilled to see him!  Nerds of the world thank you Mr. Lee … Continue reading

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Today in history – Star Trek premiered in 1966

While it only lasted three seasons and that was mostly due to the petitions of fans, it has since gone on to become an iconic and very popular science fiction show that has inspired many that have come behind it.  … Continue reading

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Dragoncon 2017 – The Parade

According to Wikipedia:  Dragon Con (previously Dragon*Con and sometimes DragonCon) is a North America multigenre convention, founded in 1987, which takes place annually over the Labor Day weekend in Atlanta, Georgia. As of 2016, the convention draws attendance of over … Continue reading

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A Big Event

I’ve been gone for awhile attending and covering another event that was 5 days of non-stop walking, talking, screaming, dancing, eating and more; I’m still trying to catch up on sleep.  Just last night I was wondering why I was … Continue reading

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Flying in the Nelly-B

Every morning, contingent upon weather conditions and the number of pilots who had volunteered to give rides, if someone in media wanted to experience flying in one of the balloons they would sign up in the media tent, give their … Continue reading

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