USA ! USA ! USA ! #1: ... Giant American flag in the clouds

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Blog entry by JoeinGa posted 12-21-2015 03:08 PM 1359 reads 0 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Ok, so this aint exactly woodworking, but after my wife spotted it, I just knew I had to share.

The other day I was working in my shop (making a few Birdy Bungalows) when my wife came out to see what I wanted for lunch. I could hear her in the yard calling for me to “Come and see this !”

As I walked outside I see her pointing to the sky … and THIS is what I saw ! A giant American flag in the clouds…

I knew it would disappear pretty quick so I quickly grabbed the camera and got a couple shots of it. That shot above is from in front of the shop and I tried to get a better view of it from the back of the shop. That’s my neighbor’s barn near my workshop.


In less than 3 or 4 minutes, the winds had carried it away.

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#1 posted 12-21-2015 04:51 PM


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#2 posted 12-21-2015 04:52 PM


-- There are good ships and there are wood ships, the ships that sail the sea, but the best ships are friendships and may they always be.

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#3 posted 12-21-2015 06:14 PM

That is really cool! America was just dropping by for a visit :)

-- "My plate is full, I can't possibly take on anything more... Oh, look! A project!"

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#4 posted 12-21-2015 06:44 PM

Great capture! Your wife has a good eye!

-- God bless, Candy

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#5 posted 12-21-2015 08:17 PM

That’s pretty cool! Suppose I should sit out on the steps and see if it blows by? Hahaha, thanks for sharing.

-- Jeff in central Me.

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#6 posted 12-21-2015 08:57 PM

It was all about the “Timing” ... If she had come out 5 minutes later, it would have been gone and we’d have never seen it !

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#7 posted 12-21-2015 11:26 PM

Yeah. You gotta look up, from time to time. Sometimes there’s some real show-and-tell stuff going on up there. Sometimes, it’s just God showing off.

-- Mark

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#8 posted 12-21-2015 11:27 PM

Hey Joe its just passed here but now there is a kangaroo on it how unusual !!

I was not quick enough to get a photo though !!

Merry Christmas

-- Regards Rob

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#9 posted 12-27-2015 02:15 PM

That is way cool Joe.

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