FA-18 Is Flying Too Damn Terrifyingly Close to That Building

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I don't know what that person on the balcony is thinking, but I need a change of underpants. And no, it's not a photoshop, it's a real, untouched photo by Steve Perez for the Associated Press.

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The photo was taken at a demonstration flight by the U.S. Navy during the 2009 Chrysler Jeep Superstores APBA Detroit Gold Cup. [Jalopnik, 2009 Chrysler Jeep Superstores APBA Detroit Gold Cup]

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shorty63136
shorty63136

Clearly the powers that be have not learned that having aircraft near buildings is just not a comfortable situation for folks - just downright not a good idea.