Monthly Archives: October 2013

Michael Jackson’s This Is It – They Don’t Care About Us – Dancing Inmates [VIDEO]

Under the circumstances, I think this song was a pretty gutsy choice for the prison authorities to use. ~ Mike


Uploaded on Jan 22, 2010: (Philippines) “Dancing Inmates” from Cebu Provincial Detention and Rehabilitation Center (CPDRC), a maximum security prison, were treated to a visit by Michael Jackson’s long-time choreographer Travis Payne and dancers Daniel Celebre and Dres Reid to learn performances from “THIS IS IT“.


Overheard on the Flight Deck of the USS George H.W. Bush [VIDEO]

I hate to totally lift a piece from somewhere else, but whether the conversation below actually happened or not, it’s a joke with a punch line and has to be read with continuity.

The setting is a test flight of a fighter-sized unmanned aircraft — dubbed the X-47B — doing touch-and-go landings on the aircraft carrier USS George H. W. Bush. The POV seems to be two F-18 pilots flying CAP or observation over the carrier. The conversation is below the photo. The video of the test is below that.

Some more info on the X-47B is here. The original article is here.

PUFF OF HISTORY: With the smoke puffs created when its wheels touch the flight deck, the unmanned X-47B conducted its first “touch-and-go landing op” last Friday.

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“This is what a rocket launch and landing is supposed to look like.” [VIDEO]

To quote Alan Boyle, “This is what a rocket launch and landing is supposed to look like.”

Read Alan’s short article here: Must-see video: SpaceX Grasshopper rocket makes a half-mile hop, by Alan Boyle, Science Editor, NBC News