Originally Posted by eurosysytem0
Not boat related but when I was in the Air Force I was asked how, on a Hercules C130, the four propellers were connected to the landing gear wheels to move the aircraft forward!
Cessna with skis on it landed on the ice in front of my folks house. The blonde neighbor looked out,"That was stupid.". We asked what she meant. She pointed at the plane laughed and asked,"How does he think he'll get enough traction to take off on all that ice and snow?". And then she gets offended by blonde jokes.