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Today I learned......

Posted: Tue Jun 03, 2014 6:44 pm
by Mancman
Today a friend told me to type 'do a barrel roll' into Google. I asked him if he thought I were stupid and I wasn't going to fall for it. He persisted so I did and lo and behold the screen does a barrel roll! This amused me no end and I was laughing about it long afterwards.

It's the little things in life......

Have you learned anything today that's either clever, stupid, puzzling or amazing? If so write below!!!!

Re: Today I learned......

Posted: Wed Jun 04, 2014 3:01 am
by Kilb
The man who helped create (improve) the Merlin engine used in Spitfires and designed the VTOL engine was born in my home town. :shock:
Here's to you, Sir Stanley Hooker

Re: Today I learned......

Posted: Wed Jun 04, 2014 4:47 am
by thingonaspring
better late than never, the barrel roll has been there for years :lol:
but then, i probably just learned today that i spend far much more time on the internet than i really should. :?

Re: Today I learned......

Posted: Sat Jun 07, 2014 7:07 pm
by Negative Creep
It's incorrect anyway; spinning 360 degrees without changing heigh is an aileron roll