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From: "Ken Taylor"
Subject: Re: GIF and PDF files.
Date: Tue, 26 Nov 2002 14:54:48 +1300
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"Allodoxaphobia" wrote in message
> On Mon, 25 Nov 2002 04:36:45 +0000, John Woodgate hath writ:
> > I read in sci.electronics.design that Chris Carlen
> > wrote (in <3DE1999E.6050507@BOGUS.earthlink.
> > net>) about 'GIF and PDF files.', on Mon, 25 Nov 2002:
> >>What's "Windows?"
> > Strips of aluminium foil ejected from WW2 aircraft to confuse ground
> > radar.
> huh? On this side of the pond we call that "chaff".
> (Maybe early bomber crews threw out the windows "...to confuse ground
> radar..." before chaff came along. :-)
maybe they threw out the windows - that sure as hell would have confused
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