View Full Version : Astrophoto: Plane Pwns the Moon

2013-Nov-22, 03:50 PM
Astrophotgrapher Sebastien Lebrigand lives along the flight path to the Charles de Gaulle Airport in Paris and regularly captures planes flying in front of the Moon (see another of his shots here). But this might be the image to end all ‘plane crosses in front of the Moon’ pictures. This plane is seriously taking over […]

More... (http://www.universetoday.com/106654/astrophoto-plane-pwns-the-moon/)

2013-Nov-22, 04:02 PM
Uh....typo? "Owns" and not "Pwns"?

2013-Nov-22, 04:11 PM
Looks like an A320.

2013-Nov-22, 05:36 PM
Uh....typo? "Owns" and not "Pwns"?
Nope, a seemingly accepted (actually overused, and not accepted by me) typo that has become a word by many.

It's not cool anymore to say "owned". :rolleyes:
Even then, I never liked how "owned" was abused.

2013-Nov-22, 05:54 PM
Ah...of course.

*sigh* Another sign that I'm moving deeper into curmedgeonville...

2013-Nov-22, 11:10 PM
Must we really use such slang in headlines?