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    I don't get it.

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    Quote Originally Posted by James Brown View Post
    I don't get it.
    Eighty billion space dollars spent to build an engine thst uses antimatter to push a ship thru the stars, a supercomputer thats supports and operates the space engine which half the time becomes a technobabble plot device because the nanopulse timing for the antimatter injection array is flubbing the whosit meaning a grimble threat tyo all life on board, but today they just have a 'check engine' light.

    It's like if Scotty said, "Jus' a tic, Capn, we gonnae turn it off and back on.'

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    Quote Originally Posted by Keith&Co. View Post
    Quote Originally Posted by James Brown View Post
    I don't get it.
    Eighty billion space dollars spent to build an engine thst uses antimatter to push a ship thru the stars, a supercomputer thats supports and operates the space engine which half the time becomes a technobabble plot device because the nanopulse timing for the antimatter injection array is flubbing the whosit meaning a grimble threat tyo all life on board, but today they just have a 'check engine' light.

    It's like if Scotty said, "Jus' a tic, Capn, we gonnae turn it off and back on.'
    Ahhhh...I didn't recognise the check engine symbol.

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    Quote Originally Posted by bigfield View Post
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    I don't get it.
    Eighty billion space dollars spent to build an engine thst uses antimatter to push a ship thru the stars, a supercomputer thats supports and operates the space engine which half the time becomes a technobabble plot device because the nanopulse timing for the antimatter injection array is flubbing the whosit meaning a grimble threat tyo all life on board, but today they just have a 'check engine' light.

    It's like if Scotty said, "Jus' a tic, Capn, we gonnae turn it off and back on.'
    Ahhhh...I didn't recognise the check engine symbol.
    Me neither. On my car it says, "Chk Eng"

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    Quote Originally Posted by James Brown View Post
    Quote Originally Posted by bigfield View Post

    Ahhhh...I didn't recognise the check engine symbol.
    Me neither. On my car it says, "Chk Eng"
    Lucky stiffs.
    My car indicates low tire pressure by showing


    ( ! )

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    Quote Originally Posted by Keith&Co. View Post
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    Ahhhh...I didn't recognise the check engine symbol.
    Me neither. On my car it says, "Chk Eng"
    Lucky stiffs.
    My car indicates low tire pressure by showing


    ( ! )
    Looks like an "asshole warning" symbol.

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    I didn't realize it, but thanks to Ziprhead, I discovered that I've been "serving" on the Starship Enterprise every morning for years!


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