What are you looking up on Wikipedia right now?

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Re: What are you looking up on Wikipedia right now?

Post by eumaas » 18 Aug 2018, 12:23pm

Dr. Medulla wrote:
18 Aug 2018, 11:58am
America's rocketry pioneer who was also into the occult and libertarianism and blew himself up in an explosion at home: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jack_Pars ... _engineer)
Ah yeah I posted about him on the pre-crash board.
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Re: What are you looking up on Wikipedia right now?

Post by Dr. Medulla » 18 Aug 2018, 12:55pm

revbob wrote:
18 Aug 2018, 12:14pm
Dr. Medulla wrote:
18 Aug 2018, 11:58am
America's rocketry pioneer who was also into the occult and libertarianism and blew himself up in an explosion at home: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jack_Pars ... _engineer)
Drunk History did a good piece on this...

http://www.cc.com/video-clips/h71t46/dr ... py_email
Can't watch it in Canada cos of The Man, but I dl'd it. Thanks!
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Re: What are you looking up on Wikipedia right now?

Post by WestwayKid » 10 Oct 2018, 7:42pm

revbob wrote:
18 Aug 2018, 12:14pm
Dr. Medulla wrote:
18 Aug 2018, 11:58am
America's rocketry pioneer who was also into the occult and libertarianism and blew himself up in an explosion at home: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jack_Pars ... _engineer)
Drunk History did a good piece on this...

http://www.cc.com/video-clips/h71t46/dr ... py_email
Quite the grim tale. His mother took a fatal dose of downers upon hearing of his death.

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Re: What are you looking up on Wikipedia right now?

Post by BostonBeaneater » 12 Oct 2018, 10:29pm

WestwayKid wrote:
10 Oct 2018, 7:42pm
revbob wrote:
18 Aug 2018, 12:14pm
Dr. Medulla wrote:
18 Aug 2018, 11:58am
America's rocketry pioneer who was also into the occult and libertarianism and blew himself up in an explosion at home: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jack_Pars ... _engineer)
Drunk History did a good piece on this...

http://www.cc.com/video-clips/h71t46/dr ... py_email
Quite the grim tale. His mother took a fatal dose of downers upon hearing of his death.
I’d have had a go at his wife. Why not?

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Re: What are you looking up on Wikipedia right now?

Post by revbob » 12 Oct 2018, 11:47pm

BostonBeaneater wrote:
12 Oct 2018, 10:29pm
WestwayKid wrote:
10 Oct 2018, 7:42pm
revbob wrote:
18 Aug 2018, 12:14pm
Dr. Medulla wrote:
18 Aug 2018, 11:58am
America's rocketry pioneer who was also into the occult and libertarianism and blew himself up in an explosion at home: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jack_Pars ... _engineer)
Drunk History did a good piece on this...

http://www.cc.com/video-clips/h71t46/dr ... py_email
Quite the grim tale. His mother took a fatal dose of downers upon hearing of his death.
I’d have had a go at his wife. Why not?

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Re: What are you looking up on Wikipedia right now?

Post by WestwayKid » 15 Oct 2018, 12:41pm

...for any Twin Peaks fans out there...Jack Parsons was featured in Mark Frost's The Secret History of Twin Peaks. It was the first time I'd ever really read anything about him.

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Re: What are you looking up on Wikipedia right now?

Post by Heston » 15 Oct 2018, 12:48pm

Looking up the meaning of "Alianza dollars"...

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alliance_for_Progress

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Re: What are you looking up on Wikipedia right now?

Post by Marky Dread » 15 Oct 2018, 1:02pm

Heston wrote:
15 Oct 2018, 12:48pm
Looking up the meaning of "Alianza dollars"...

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alliance_for_Progress

http://clash.wikia.com/wiki/Up_in_Heave ... Only_Here)
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