Jason Lindquist (jlindquist) wrote,
Jason Lindquist

That's how they got in

Prior to 1997, the airport in Bristol, England was known as Lulsgate International Airport.

I can only speculate that someone in Bristol was aware of the growing internet presence in the world, and the culture that came with it, and pushed through a name change to prevent it from being an obvious entry point for foreign lulz.

Why this airport's terminal has no jetways is a completely unrelated mystery.

  • If you think it's better now

    ...think again. I haven't read riverbend in a long while. She occasionally goes quiet, partly due to gaps in connectivity or power, or for safety…

  • Deficits, sweet deficits!

    Josh Marshall covers it well, as always. El Presidente is about to ram a spending bill even bigger than the Iraq war down our throats. It will…

  • A little bird tells me

    ...not to believe everything you read. (She was there, and says much of the details are wrong, twisted to glorify the mercenary commander.)

  • Post a new comment


    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded 

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.