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Duxford and The Eagle

By Jolly on June 11, 2012 in Nature of the Beast

The next time your in Cambridge, you need to do two things. First, visit The Eagle for a pint and hang out in the RAF Bar.Read More >


By Jolly on May 8, 2012 in The Swiss Kickass

The French are a different kind of folk.  We're told that they love the over-the-top American comedian Jerry Lewis.  Now during the recent Cannes Film Festival we hear they have embraced one of the strangest figures in recent American culture, the ex-world heavy weight boxing champion, convicted rapist, drug addict and very strange person, Mike Tyson.Read More >

Doolittle Raid

By Jolly on April 18, 2012 in Nature of the Beast

70 years ago today, Jimmy Doolittle led one of the most daring raids in air power history. He led 16 B-25s from the deck of the USS Hornet on a bombing raid over Tokoyo.Read More >

F-104 High Flight

By Jolly on April 11, 2012 in Nature of the Beast

The F-104 Starfighter was a century series classic. A true rocket ship that no kidding would go the speed of stink. Stink being over Mach 2.Read More >

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