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by Grimey
Thu Jun 14, 2018 11:46 am
Forum: MacGyver
Topic: Oops... Spotting the little flaws in MacGyver
Replies: 16
Views: 3446

Little flaw in "The Enemy Within"

This is about the opening Gambit. The soldiers' cars and the whole frontier is far away from reality, but that's no problem. This was not meant as a historical work. But here: A big bug for our collection: The signboard at the small grey frontier house you see when Mac and Bannister managed to cross...
by Grimey
Thu Jun 14, 2018 11:37 am
Forum: News and Announcements
Topic: Thank you, Kate
Replies: 1097
Views: 182398

Re: Thank you, Kate

Just one correction about my thought there couldn't exist a power steering: The Volvo from Sweden had one, as Juliette told us. My husband and me did some research: For the GDR "Volkspolizei" they usually used Eastern products like Lada, Wartburg, GAZ, of course. But even those had power steering ve...
by Grimey
Wed Jun 13, 2018 5:34 pm
Forum: News and Announcements
Topic: Thank you, Kate
Replies: 1097
Views: 182398

Re: Thank you, Kate

Thank you, one and all! Very helpful. :) "Und sie ist meine Frau".........he points to the man next to him. "And she is my wife", very funny :lol: :lol: Ah. I thought he was saying "And he is my wife," but google translate kept saying that "sie" is "you," so I thought maybe he was deliberately usin...
by Grimey
Wed Jun 13, 2018 1:17 pm
Forum: News and Announcements
Topic: Thank you, Kate
Replies: 1097
Views: 182398

Re: Thank you, Kate

Great research, Juliette!
My son said spontaneously: "If you put water into the brake system, it will collapse!"
Research did confirm this. Water would try to evaporate because it gets hot and this pressure of the steam would burst the system.
by Grimey
Wed Jun 13, 2018 7:58 am
Forum: News and Announcements
Topic: Thank you, Kate
Replies: 1097
Views: 182398

Re: Thank you, Kate

Now about the fluids in the car.
Sorry, but I cannot believe they had any power steering at all, even if Mac is talking about it.
I mean, we talk about 80ies in GDR!
I will ask my husband and post later.
by Grimey
Tue Oct 10, 2017 10:52 am
Forum: MacGyver
Topic: Game- Guess the MacGyver quote
Replies: 750
Views: 92463

Re: Game- Guess the MacGyver quote

The Gauntlet?
by Grimey
Wed Sep 27, 2017 11:23 am
Forum: MacGyver
Topic: Game- Guess the MacGyver quote
Replies: 750
Views: 92463

Re: Game- Guess the MacGyver quote

But for the grace? (Don't remember this homeless man's name...)
by Grimey
Mon Sep 25, 2017 7:58 am
Forum: MacGyver
Topic: The MacGyver Timeline
Replies: 74
Views: 14006

Re: The MacGyver Timeline

WOW,
and really nice to read!
Much more than the pure "facts" :D :D
by Grimey
Thu Sep 21, 2017 10:59 am
Forum: MacGyver
Topic: Game - Guess the MacGyver screenshot
Replies: 3592
Views: 419556

Re: Game - Guess the MacGyver screenshot

Wow, THAT is a CHALLENGE...!
PLEASE, Diarmuid and JackGywer, give us a chance and wait with your guesses until tomorrow.

Thankyou :D :D
by Grimey
Tue Aug 08, 2017 10:02 pm
Forum: MacGyver
Topic: Game- Guess the MacGyver quote
Replies: 750
Views: 92463

Re: Game- Guess the MacGyver quote

RIGHT!
I always loved that moments, when Mac was able to convince somebody of not being the bad guy - by telling that he (or she) is human, special, just worthy.