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Fraser
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/)

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

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

NEOWatcher
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.

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

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

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