[757labs] fake or not?

Dave dave.in.vb at gmail.com
Fri Mar 23 00:50:20 EDT 2012


Because gmail does it for me.

On Fri, Mar 23, 2012 at 12:47 AM, James Blandford <barron.james at gmail.com>wrote:

> What I want to know is why noone truncates their replies....
> On Mar 23, 2012 12:25 AM, "Chad Merritt" <chad at merritt.org> wrote:
>
>> I used three clubbed baby seals of fuel during my pilot training today.
>> It was great.
>>
>> Chad
>> ------------------------------
>> *From:* Nathan McGuirt **
>> *Sent:* Thu, 22/03/2012 11:41 PM
>> *To:* 757labs at 757labs.org
>> *Subject:* Re: [757labs] fake or not?
>>
>> I'm surprised it's not quinoa powered. You could fuel it up at Trader
>> Joes on your way home from getting your weekly pair of shoes from the Toms
>> store.
>>
>>
>>
>> On Thursday, March 22, 2012 at 11:24 PM, Matt Glaves wrote:
>>
>> > Nice try, I I recharge my fair trade lithium powered plugin hybrid with
>> clean coal power.
>> >
>> > matt
>> >
>> > On Thu, Mar 22, 2012 at 8:18 PM, Nathan McGuirt ** wrote:
>> > > You forgot Waco.
>> > >
>> > > That's a pretty good list, did you send that from your ipad in your
>> hybrid civic on your commute home from San Jose while sipping some
>> Starbucks?
>> > >
>> > > Dirty hippy. Why don't you go join the peace corps or something and
>> quit spreading your communist anti-american propaganda on our mailing list.
>> > >
>> > > Nathan
>> > >
>> > >
>> > > On Thursday, March 22, 2012 at 11:13 PM, Matt Glaves wrote:
>> > >
>> > > > Oh no you didn't. Let me right wing SEO this thread.
>> > > >
>> > > > ATF fast and the furious
>> > > > first amendment
>> > > > glenn beck
>> > > > ann coulter
>> > > > rush is right
>> > > > ruby ridge
>> > > > vince foster
>> > > > echelon
>> > > >
>> > > > oh, and a tiger killed Kennedy.
>> > > >
>> > > > That should do nicely.
>> > > >
>> > > > matt
>> > > >
>> > > > On Thu, Mar 22, 2012 at 8:04 PM, Nathan McGuirt ** wrote:
>> > > > > If you want real facts, not commie pinko liberal facts like they
>> have in California.
>> > > > >
>> > > > >
>> > > > >
>> > > > > On Thursday, March 22, 2012 at 10:48 PM, Matt Glaves wrote:
>> > > > >
>> > > > > > Foxnews is where we all go for facts...
>> > > > > >
>> > > > > > matt
>> > > > > >
>> > > > > > On Thu, Mar 22, 2012 at 7:42 PM, TJ ** wrote:
>> > > > > > > Fox news says the make says its fake.
>> > > > > > >
>> http://www.foxnews.com/scitech/2012/03/22/dutch-artist-admits-faking-viral-human-bird-wings-video
>> /
>> > > > > > >
>> > > > > > >
>> > > > > > >
>> > > > > > >
>> > > > > > > On 3/22/2012 10:00 AM, Jameson Dungan wrote:
>> > > > > > > >
>> http://www.gizmag.com/jarno-smeets-human-birdwings-video-cgi-fake/21899/
>> > > > > > > >
>> > > > > > > > On Thu, Mar 22, 2012 at 9:06 AM, Nathan McGuirt ** wrote:
>> > > > > > > > > Burden of proof is on the person making the claim, and
>> video is easily doctored. It also makes no sense that the very flat surface
>> of his 'wing' is luffing in the breeze, which to me would indicate that
>> it's not generating any lift. At best this looks like someone with a hang
>> glider and some 3d studio skills.
>> > > > > > > > >
>> > > > > > > > >
>> > > > > > > > >
>> > > > > > > > > On Thursday, March 22, 2012 at 8:27 AM, Steve Nelson
>> wrote:
>> > > > > > > > >
>> > > > > > > > > > Wired thinks it's a hoax. They disproved this guy's
>> resume, but didn't really disprove that his wings work.
>> > > > > > > > > >
>> http://www.wired.com/wiredscience/2012/03/human-bird-wings-hoax/
>> > > > > > > > > >
>> > > > > > > > > > On Wed, Mar 21, 2012 at 4:50 PM, Trevor Lewis ** wrote:
>> > > > > > > > > > > No verified confirmations yet. I found the HUMO
>> articles though:
>> > > > > > > > > > >
>> > > > > > > > > > >
>> http://www.humo.be/actua/90061/jarno-smeets-fantast-of-marketeer
>> > > > > > > > > > >
>> > > > > > > > > > >
>> http://www.humo.be/humo-archief/87891/jarno-smeets-bouwt-zijn-eigen-vleugels
>> > > > > > > > > > >
>> > > > > > > > > > > Google does a passable job of translation. The second
>> one has an awesome olde tyme video of an early parachute failure. (Spoiler
>> alert! 15" crater!)
>> > > > > > > > > > >
>> > > > > > > > > > > On Wed, Mar 21, 2012 at 4:47 PM, Jameson Dungan **wrote:
>> > > > > > > > > > > > it's real. I've seen other videos by him where it
>> doesn't work.
>> > > > > > > > > > > >
>> > > > > > > > > > > >
>> > > > > > > > > > > > On Wed, Mar 21, 2012 at 4:24 PM, ** wrote:
>> > > > > > > > > > > > >
>> > > > > > > > > > > > > > http://www.humanbirdwings.net/
>> > > > > > > > > > > > >
>> > > > > > > > > > > > > I saw this on reddit and lots of people were
>> calling fake. They were sayign that the surface of the wings didn't have
>> visibile loading on them, as compared to when kites fly.
>> > > > > > > > > > > > >
>> > > > > > > > > > > > > But if you look at the wing, the upper area looks
>> more rigid.
>> > > > > > > > > > > > >
>> > > > > > > > > > > > > People claimed they could see plain as day
>> rotoscoping issues with the video, but I wasn't able to really detect
>> anything.
>> > > > > > > > > > > > >
>> > > > > > > > > > > > > The guy was flapping really hard and seemed
>> really worked up over flying, when it was supposed to be electronically
>> driven. So I don't get that either. And the wimote/seeduino/android combo
>> seems a bit nutty.
>> > > > > > > > > > > > >
>> > > > > > > > > > > > >
>> > > > > > > > > > > > >
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