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12-14-2015, 08:27 PM
12-14-2015, 07:49 PM
12-08-2015, 09:35 PM
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Posted By islandflyer

Another total fallacy! The filed is just a...

Another total fallacy!
The filed is just a field. That piece of dirt is there with or without the AMA.
One of our most fun places to gather is the 3D Farm: Huckoween is one of the best events all...
12-06-2015, 02:03 PM
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Posted By islandflyer

Irrelevant, unless his boss runs a non profit...

Irrelevant, unless his boss runs a non profit association in which he is a member.



Exactly! And the board or executive council (like president, etc) certainly should go in the direction...
10-11-2015, 04:20 PM
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Posted By islandflyer

I know a couple of the pro drone guys are are...

I know a couple of the pro drone guys are are unopposed: however, it is up to the membership to voice their discontent, if any.
A number of us have called our respective VP to discuss it.
You can...
10-11-2015, 02:35 PM
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Posted By islandflyer

Perfect! now that this intuition has been exposed...

Perfect! now that this intuition has been exposed for everyone to see how completely off base it is, it also explains how misguided your stance on AMA's drone policy is! Now I understand!

I cannot...
10-10-2015, 06:46 PM
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Posted By islandflyer

I can read and quote dictionary definitions as...

I can read and quote dictionary definitions as well as anyone.
It by no means this shows how it applies here...there simply is no connection.

I am only concerned about our model aviation hobby in...
10-10-2015, 06:09 PM
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Posted By islandflyer

Indeed: when one cannot properly discuss...

Indeed: when one cannot properly discuss someone's message (like where many of us stand on AMA's drone love affair), one resorts to trying to disrupt the messenger.
Invoking conflict of interest,...
10-10-2015, 03:22 PM
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Posted By islandflyer

And what is the relevance???? It is completely...

And what is the relevance???? It is completely irrelevant!!!! Besides, I don't hide it: My signature shows in every one of my posts what my affiliation is. I have also posted it many times. I was...
10-10-2015, 12:02 PM
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Posted By islandflyer

My hobby, no! Droning, yes!

My hobby, no!
Droning, yes!
10-09-2015, 05:23 AM
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Posted By islandflyer

I read the "prepared statement" made by Richard...

I read the "prepared statement" made by Richard Hansen" in front of the Transportation and Infrastructure Committee: He made a good case for the safety record of model aviation for the entire 78...
10-07-2015, 06:37 AM
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Posted By islandflyer

Right! small (privately held) businesses like...

Right! small (privately held) businesses like Koch Industries? "small" indeed...
10-07-2015, 05:49 AM
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Posted By islandflyer

Mr. "Know-it-all" has to show limited...

Mr. "Know-it-all" has to show limited understanding of plain language again, or add what it not there!
I never mentioned publicly traded.
In addition, privately held corporations have share...
10-06-2015, 07:59 PM
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Posted By islandflyer

Several have argued here that the AMA is a...

Several have argued here that the AMA is a business, which I disagree with: to be accurate, it is a NPO (Non Profit Organization - or Association) as per AMA's own description as well as the IRS...
09-05-2015, 03:20 AM
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Posted By islandflyer

A question that must sound familiar to you: do...

A question that must sound familiar to you: do you facts to back that up?
There is absolutely no connection between loss of drone sales and gain in model airplane sales.
In addition, the...
09-05-2015, 02:35 AM
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Posted By islandflyer

With will and persistence, most things can be...

With will and persistence, most things can be undone; there are seemingly unshakable things that were undone: Berlin Wall, Cuba embargo, USSR....
I should hope the AMA's mis-directions are not as...
09-04-2015, 08:32 PM
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Posted By islandflyer

We, reasonable people who can read will clearly...

We, reasonable people who can read will clearly separate the misquotes, and rephrasing with very twisted interpretations.
There is NOTHING an airplane manufacturer can gain from a drone ban, except...
09-04-2015, 07:29 PM
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Posted By islandflyer

That is ridiculous! First, I do not advocate...

That is ridiculous!

First, I do not advocate for a drone ban, and never have (and I have not seen anyone here advocating this ban either). I REPEAT TO THE DEAF, OR THE TOO OBTUSE to understand the...
09-04-2015, 03:03 PM
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Posted By islandflyer

Simply because the vast majority of drones sold...

Simply because the vast majority of drones sold are not (and probably never will be) AMA members: it is not a matter of want; it is a matter of can/cannot.
Have you taken any time to talk to people...
09-04-2015, 06:19 AM
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Posted By islandflyer

I am not interested in arguing or justifying...

I am not interested in arguing or justifying anything with the self appointed all-in-one prosecutors/judges/experts here.

A few of us have stated our positions based on observations and facts that...
09-04-2015, 04:51 AM
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Posted By islandflyer

Or opinions based on facts...

Or opinions based on facts...
09-03-2015, 06:15 PM
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Posted By islandflyer

I know Lawrence well: he voted against the drone...

I know Lawrence well: he voted against the drone campaign.
I have discussed this subject several times extensively with him, because he was my VP until last year when I lived in Hawaii.
In addition...
09-03-2015, 05:56 AM
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Posted By islandflyer

Campaign statements should clearly state their...

Campaign statements should clearly state their positions on drones, as no other issue is susceptible to be more impactful on the future of AMA and Model Aviation.
08-27-2015, 03:34 AM
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Posted By islandflyer

The link does not work.

The link does not work.
08-23-2015, 05:41 AM
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Posted By islandflyer

Most members join AMA because it is required to...

Most members join AMA because it is required to in order to fly at a club.
That is a pretty well documented fact. Of course, a couple of guys here would want to provide numbers, and maybe...
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