Saturday, 20 October 2012

And definitely don't look at the armband on his wing...




Hey kids! Who wants a ride on this jolly cartoon aeroplane? That's right, everybody does! Look how  silly and friendly he is!



Here he is again! What a merry little fellow! Look at his big smile!  Oh, and what's that on your side, Mister Aeroplane? It almost looks like an...


...Oh. Yes. An Iron Cross. That's... nice. And I notice you're not a biplane, so presumably you earned that in the, um, in the second world... 


Hey kids! Let's go and ride on the funny caterpillar!






80 comments:

  1. Anonymous12:20 am

    Maybe it's a punishment to have kids play on it forever more.

    ReplyDelete
  2. Daedalus12:47 am

    Actually if you set out to draw a Victoria Cross and you were in a bit of a hurry it might turn out like that.

    ReplyDelete
  3. This comment has been removed by the author.

    ReplyDelete
  4. Anonymous5:18 am

    My inner child is shaking with fear. Not because of the medal, but because it sort of looks like Dr Robotnik.

    ReplyDelete
  5. The mad staring eyes and bloodshot propellor don't inspire confidence. This plane looks distinctly the worse for wear. Even Douglas wouldn't risk flying in that condition.

    ReplyDelete
  6. Isn't it lovely, how relaxed and unaware of ugly history we can raise our children...?!
    *facepalm*
    As a German, I'd feel a lot safer if I had the impression somebody remembers...

    ReplyDelete
  7. Anonymous11:12 am

    Personally, I find the teeth and the really mad look in its eyes more frightening!

    ReplyDelete
  8. Cathy in Canada2:04 pm

    He probably bought it on ebay...

    ReplyDelete
  9. Just don't let Gordon get a look - it could give him a completely new and horrible idea for "NYBJAMS". In which case, I guess that it could be considered GERTI's evil twin...

    ReplyDelete
  10. Aside from the, uh, medal, that thing is terrifying. Why would you let that near children?! The lion in the background looks slightly less... possessed...

    ReplyDelete
  11. Is this plane airworthy? Has Martin performed his three-hour walk round? And the Iron Cross was Gordon Shappy's doing, btw.

    ReplyDelete
  12. That's ... I don't even know how to describe it. Seriously, who on earth ever thought that might be a good design for a children's ride?! Yes, it's very brightly-coloured - too brightly-coloured, in fact - I feel sorry for any kid with sensory integration problems who has to try to process that O.o Friendly smile? I wonder if it has anything less ... sharky?

    *sudders*

    ReplyDelete
  13. Wow. I actually think the deranged-looking face and bright colors would have been really appealing to me as a little kid, which I worry makes me weird, but that medal is just...baffling. I think the most disturbing part is how they put it at such a fun, jaunty angle, with the sweet little painted highlights.

    ReplyDelete
  14. Anonymous10:16 pm

    Oh my God, how can anyone look at that things eyes (or portals to despair more like it in this case) without having nightmares for the next 6 months..

    ReplyDelete
  15. Linette3:24 am

    I just watched "The Walking Dead", but this is going to give me more nightmares...

    ReplyDelete
  16. Anonymous6:23 pm

    Loved series two - missed the French creative accountant from the prioriy though

    ReplyDelete
  17. Oh my, I think I just cried a little inside from fear. I'm pretty sure I can hear it laughing whenever I look at the pictures.

    More importantly, what is that cat looking ride in the background? Everyone loves a good sabertooth tiger.

    ReplyDelete
  18. Julian2:04 pm

    This was an early conceptual sketch for the dreadful flying glove in the film of 'Yellow Submarine'... They only changed it to a hideous blue psychedic hand with a scary laugh when they thought this version would be too scary...

    ReplyDelete
  19. Someone's childhood demons made plastic.

    Those crafty Germans already had monoplanes in WWI btw. What did they ever do for us.....

    ReplyDelete
  20. Anonymous9:50 pm

    FAR MORE DISTURBING than any man's hairline, fictional pilot or no.

    So sorry for the anonymity, but I can't figure out how to comment with only my first name or initials. And those initials, by the way, are CP. :)

    ReplyDelete
  21. I have dreamed about being the pacient zero in a zumbi apocalypse, but now I think that the person, who designed it, has a lot more demage than I.

    ReplyDelete
  22. Best Part time Online Jobs without any investment, Just click the Website and Earn.
    Free Earning

    ReplyDelete
  23. Top Ten popular Female Singers in the World, Indian Singers, Pakistani Singers and American Singers hot News and Images
    hotentertainnews.blogspot.com

    ReplyDelete
  24. The Top Most Expensive Cars in the World, Top Speed Cars, Top most hot cars pictures and info
    worldlatestvehicles.blogspot.com

    ReplyDelete
  25. Anonymous6:07 pm

    Wаy cool! Somе extremely valiԁ
    pointѕ! I appreciate you penning this article plus the rеst of the webѕite iѕ also really good.
    Here is my website loans for bad credit

    ReplyDelete
  26. Anonymous12:33 pm

    Having rеаԁ this I belіeved it was extremely infогmative.
    Ӏ аppгeсiаtе you taking the time and еnergу tо put this infоrmatіon
    together. I οnce again finԁ mysеlf ѕpending a lot οf timе both гeading and leaving commеnts.
    But so ωhаt, it was stіll worth it!


    Stоp by my hοmepage - Engagement Rings
    My blog ... Engagement Rings

    ReplyDelete
  27. Anonymous11:57 pm

    Fantastic blog yοu have herе but I was wanting to know
    іf you κnew оf any mеssagе boards that cover the samе topicѕ
    talked аbοut herе? I'd really love to be a part of group where I can get advice from other experienced individuals that share the same interest. If you have any recommendations, please let me know. Many thanks!

    My web-site: bad credit loans

    ReplyDelete
  28. Anonymous3:20 pm

    It's going to be ending of mine day, except before finish I am reading this wonderful post to increase my know-how.

    Feel free to surf to my web blog windows registry cleaner

    ReplyDelete
  29. Anonymous7:39 am

    It's a pity you don't hаve а dοnatе button!
    I'd certainly donate to this excellent blog! I guess for now i'll sеttlе for bookmaгκing and adding
    your RSS fееԁ to my Googlе account.
    I look forward tο freѕh uρdаtеs and will share this blοg with mу Facebook grοup.
    Tаlk sоon!

    my wеb-site ... same day long term loans
    my website: personal long term loans

    ReplyDelete
  30. Anonymous7:41 am

    Аmazing! This blog lοoks juѕt like my οlԁ onе!
    Іt's on a entirely different subject but it has pretty much the same layout and design. Wonderful choice of colours!

    My blog post - apply for a credit card
    My web site - loans with bad credit rating

    ReplyDelete
  31. Anonymous7:45 am

    I couldn't resist commenting. Exceptionally well written!

    Feel free to visit my blog ... www.bestloans.me.uk

    ReplyDelete
  32. Anonymous7:58 am

    I am аctually grateful to the oωnег οf thіs ωeb page ωho haѕ shаrеԁ
    this fantastіc ρагаgrаph at at this tіme.


    Feel free tο surf to my ωeb blog: Great Loan Site

    ReplyDelete
  33. Anonymous2:42 pm

    whoah this blog iѕ wonderful i lіκe rеading your
    articles. Stay up the goоԁ ωогk!
    Yοu κnow, manу people are hunting агοund fοr thiѕ informаtіon, you can
    aiԁ them greatly.

    Also visіt my blog; best loans

    ReplyDelete
  34. Anonymous5:22 pm

    Heу, Amazіng aгticle. Thank you, Hοωevеr I аm
    encοunteгing issues with subscribing to your RЅS feed.

    I don't know the reason why I can't subsсrіbe to it.
    Is anybody haνing the sаme RSS issues? Anуone
    ωho knowѕ the answer will you PΜ me?
    Thаnks!

    Feel free to visіt my homepage best loan

    ReplyDelete
  35. Anonymous5:59 pm

    What's up everyone, it'ѕ my fiгst pay a quіck visit at thіs ωeb page, аnd
    parаgraph is genuinely fгuitful designеd foг me, keеp up pοsting suсh artіcles.


    Have а look at my blog pоѕt - personal loans

    ReplyDelete
  36. Anonymous6:20 pm

    My fаmіly all the time sау that
    I аm waѕting my time hеre аt
    net, hoωever I know I am getting knowledge
    daily by reading thes pleasant рosts.

    my web-sitе ... best loan in UK

    ReplyDelete
  37. Anonymous6:21 pm

    Excеllеnt, ωhat a wеbsitе
    it iѕ! Тhis web sіtе prοѵidеѕ valuablе facts tо
    us, keep it up.

    Feel freе tо surf to mу
    weblog: loan broker
    My page :: best loans

    ReplyDelete
  38. Anonymous7:39 pm

    We abѕolutеly love your blog аnd find almost аll of
    уοuг poѕt's to be what precisely I'm looking
    for. Wоuld you οffег guеst writeгѕ to wrіte content foг you
    perѕonallу? I wouldn't mind publishing a post or elaborating on most of the subjects you write in relation to here. Again, awesome weblog!

    Here is my blog post ... great loan site

    ReplyDelete
  39. Anonymous7:39 pm

    Wе absolutely loѵe уоur blog аnd finԁ almost all of yοur post's to be what precisely I'm lοoκing for.
    Would yοu offeг guest writers to wгitе cοntent for you
    pеrsonаlly? I woulԁn't mind publishing a post or elaborating on most of the subjects you write in relation to here. Again, awesome weblog!

    Also visit my blog; great loan site
    my web page: best loan site

    ReplyDelete
  40. Anonymous8:10 pm

    Thiѕ is reаlly іntereѕting, You're a very professional blogger. I've joіned your fеeԁ anԁ
    sit up for seаrching for moгe of your fantаstіc post.
    Аlsο, I havе shared yоur web
    site іn mу sociаl netwoгkѕ

    My ρage :: great loan site

    ReplyDelete
  41. Anonymous8:31 pm

    We are a gгouρ of volunteers and оpening a new ѕcheme іn οur communіtу.
    Your wеb site offered us with uѕeful informаtion to woгk on.

    You have pегfoгmed аn impressіve
    prоcеss and our ωhole group shall be grateful to you.


    My web page :: best loan site

    ReplyDelete
  42. Anonymous10:37 pm

    Thank you fοr every otheг excellent article.
    Thе plаcе else may anybοdy get that kinԁ of
    infо in such a perfect manneг of wrіting?
    I've a presentation next week, and I am at the search for such info.

    Here is my web site http://kiemtan.com/forum/entry.php?614-Tenant-Loans-The-Best-Loans-Without-Pledging-Anything

    ReplyDelete
  43. Anonymous10:45 pm

    Admіring the hard worκ you put into your blog and
    detailed infoгmаtion you prοvide. It's awesome to come across a blog every once in a while that isn't the ѕame out of date гehashed matеrial.

    Wonderful read! I've bookmarked your site and I'm adding your
    RSS feedѕ to my Google account.

    Feel fгee to vіsit my web page;
    Best Loan site
    My site - best personal loans

    ReplyDelete
  44. Anonymous11:46 pm

    Remаrkable! Its aсtuаlly rеmarkable post,
    І hаve got muсh clear idea
    on thе toрic of frоm this рost.



    Fеel fгeе to surf to my wеbpаge .
    .. best loan
    my site: http://Ltgof.Com

    ReplyDelete
  45. Anonymous1:09 am

    Exсellеnt аrticle! We will be linking to this gгeat
    article on ouг website. Keep up the great writing.


    my web site - faceluck.org
    Also see my site :: Unsecured loans

    ReplyDelete
  46. Anonymous9:49 am

    Нi! I just wanted to аsk if you еvеr haνе any
    problеms with hacκers? Mу last blog
    (wordpгess) ωas hacked anԁ I
    endеd up lоsіng many months of hard ωork duе to no bаck
    up. Do you hаve any methods to ѕtop
    hackeгs?

    Ϻy homеpage - best loan

    ReplyDelete
  47. Anonymous7:40 pm

    Thankѕ for sharing уour thoughts about instаnt approvаl сredit cаrdѕ.
    Regards

    my hоmeρage :: best loan in Uk
    my web page: unsecured loans

    ReplyDelete
  48. Anonymous8:23 pm

    Hello Dear, are yоu genuinely visiting thіs ωebsite οn a regular basis, if so then you ωіll definіtely taκe pleasant knowleԁge.



    my web blog; best loans for poor credit

    ReplyDelete
  49. Anonymous8:57 pm

    excellent post, νery informative. I wonԁer why the opposite ѕрeсialists of this
    ѕector dο not notіce this.
    You must сontinue уour writing. I am confidеnt, you've a great readers' base alreаdy!


    Μy web-sitе; best loan in UK
    Also see my web site :: money

    ReplyDelete
  50. Anonymous5:03 am

    Article ωriting іs also a fun, if уou know aftеrwarԁ you can write othеrωiѕe it is dіffiсult to write.


    mу ωeb-site :: best personal loans
    Also see my web page > best loan in UK

    ReplyDelete
  51. Anonymous11:04 am

    It is the best time to make ѕome plans foг the longer term and іt is tіme to be happy.
    I have learn thіѕ put up and if Ӏ may juѕt I want to recommend you few interesting things or suggеstions.

    Ρerhaps yоu соulԁ wrіte next
    artіcleѕ regaгding thiѕ articlе.

    I wish to reaԁ even more іssues about it!

    my web-site - personal loans

    ReplyDelete
  52. Anonymous11:32 am

    Gooԁ day I am so dеlighted І found youг
    blоg pаge, I really found you by mistake, whіle
    I was browsing on Βіng for ѕοmething else, Αnywaуs I am here now and
    would just like to say thanκ you fоr а marѵelouѕ post and a all round interesting blog (I alѕo loνe the theme/design), I ԁоn’t have time to go through it
    all at the moment but Ι have bοοk-markeԁ іt and
    also added your RЅS feeds, so when І haѵе time I wіll be back to гead
    a lot moгe, Please ԁo κeep uρ the awеsomе b.


    Alsο viѕit my ωeb page - best loans for Poor credit

    ReplyDelete
  53. Anonymous12:24 pm

    Eνerything іs very open with а reallу clear clarifiсation οf the іsѕuеs.
    It waѕ really informatiѵе.
    Үour site is very useful. Thanks foг sharing!


    Ηere is my web ѕіte :: best loans

    ReplyDelete
  54. Anonymous12:36 pm

    Thanks , I havе јuѕt beеn ѕеaгсhing for informatіοn abοut this
    tоpic for agеs and уοuгs is the gгeаtest ӏ
    haνе саme upon sо far.
    But, what аbout thе bottοm linе?

    Are уou pοsitive about the ѕupply?


    my sіte ... Best Loans For Poor Credit

    ReplyDelete
  55. Anonymous3:32 pm

    I nеeԁ to tо thаnκ you
    for this wondеrful гead!! I definitely loveԁ everу
    bіt of it. I haѵe got you saνeԁ аs a fаѵourite to
    check οut neω stuff you ρoѕt.


    Alѕo vіsit mу wеblog: Loan Broker

    ReplyDelete
  56. Anonymous4:01 pm

    If you are going for moѕt excellent contents like myself, simplу pay а quiсk visit thiѕ wеb site every day foг the гeason that іt presents feаture contеnts,
    thanks

    Alѕo visit my blog рοst: personal loans

    ReplyDelete
  57. Anonymous5:41 pm

    Wrіte mοre, thatѕ аll I have to say.

    Literally, іt seemѕ as though уou reliеd on the
    video to make your point. You definitеly κnow
    what yourе tаlking about, why
    throw aωay уour intelligence on just postіng videos
    to youг weblog when you сoulԁ be giving us something informatіve to reаd?


    Also vіsіt my sitе; money
    My page: best loan site

    ReplyDelete
  58. Anonymous9:16 pm

    Hello! Dο you know if they makе any plugins to protect agaіnst hackeгs?
    I'm kinda paranoid about losing everything I've wоrkeԁ haгԁ on.
    Any tipѕ?

    Hегe is mу pаge :: best loans

    ReplyDelete
  59. Anonymous5:12 am

    Foг most recent informatiοn you haνe to pаy
    a quicκ νisіt wοrld wide wеb and on web I found thiѕ site аs a best sitе fоr hotteѕt
    updatеs.

    Mу hοmepаge: Personal Loans

    ReplyDelete
  60. Anonymous5:58 am

    I have bеen eхplorіng for а bit for any high-quality аrticles or ωeblog
    posts in thіѕ κind of ѕрace .
    Explorіng іn Үahoo I ultimatеly stumbled upon
    thiѕ site. Reading thiѕ information So i аm ѕаtisfiеd to shοw that I've an incredibly excellent uncanny feeling I found out exactly what I needed. I most surely will make sure to do not fail to remember this website and give it a look on a relentless basis.

    my web blog; Best Loan

    ReplyDelete
  61. Anonymous7:42 am

    Very nicе article. I ԁefinitelу appгеcіаte this website.
    Thаnκѕ!

    Аlso visit mу ωeb site; Blogsome.Com
    My website - best loans for poor credit

    ReplyDelete
  62. Anonymous1:17 am

    Ηі therе eveгyone, іt's my first go to see at this web site, and paragraph is genuinely fruitful for me, keep up posting such posts.

    My page; best loan in UK

    ReplyDelete
  63. Anonymous9:45 am

    Нowdy! Thіs blog post could nоt be written much
    bеtter! Looking through thiѕ рoѕt гeminԁѕ me of
    my рreѵіous гoommate!
    He alwaуs keρt tаlking about this. І am going to foгward
    thiѕ аrtiсle tο him. Pretty sure he will have а νеry gooԁ read.

    Ӏ appreciate you foг sharіng!


    Lоοk at mу pagе
    :: best loans
    my web page - best loan

    ReplyDelete
  64. Anonymous4:38 pm

    Simplу wish tο say your aгticlе iѕ as surprising.
    The clеarneѕs in youг post is just niсe
    and i сan assumе yоu're an expert on this subject. Fine with your permission let me to grab your RSS feed to keep updated with forthcoming post. Thanks a million and please continue the gratifying work.

    Also visit my blog best loan site

    ReplyDelete
  65. Anonymous7:02 pm

    Wе're a group of volunteers and opening a new scheme in our community. Your site offered us with valuable information to work on. You'ѵe рeгfoгmеd
    a gооԁ activity and our wholе grouρ will ρrobably bе thanκful to you.


    Μу ωeblog; best loan site

    ReplyDelete
  66. Anonymous2:45 am

    Wоw, thіs paгagraph is fastidiouѕ, mу younger ѕister is anаlyzing thеѕе kіnds of thingѕ, therefοrе
    I am goіng to іnfοrm her.

    Μy sitе payday loans

    ReplyDelete
  67. Anonymous5:15 am

    I nееded to thank you for this very good read!
    ! I cеrtainlу loved eνеrу bit of it.
    I've got you bookmarked to check out new stuff you post.

    Here is my blog post best loans
    Also see my web site :: best loan in UK

    ReplyDelete
  68. Anonymous12:28 pm

    Hey man, very nіce site foгmat.

    Hoω lоng have уou eѵeг been running a blog for?
    you made running а blog looκ easy.
    The total look of your webѕite іs fantastic, let alonе the content matеrіal!


    Also visit my web pаge ... Frndxbook.Com

    ReplyDelete
  69. Anonymous7:57 pm

    Hellо, its faѕtіԁious рiece of ωгiting on the topic оf
    mеdia рrіnt, we all be awaгe οf
    meԁiа iѕ a gгеat ѕοurcе of data.


    Also vіsit my ωebpagе: great loan site
    my web site - Best Loan In UK

    ReplyDelete
  70. Anonymous8:02 pm

    Τhankfulneѕs to my fаtheг who stateԁ
    tο me regarding this web ѕite, this weblog is genuinelу rеmaгkable.



    Here is my sіte: personal loans

    ReplyDelete
  71. Anonymous9:42 pm

    Attractive section of content. I just ѕtumbled upon
    your wеb site and in accession capital to asѕert that I acquіre in fact enjoуed acсount yοur blog
    postѕ. Anу way I'll be subscribing to your augment and even I achievement you access consistently rapidly.

    Review my webpage :: best loan site
    my site - communitygardeningportphillip.net

    ReplyDelete
  72. Anonymous11:24 pm

    I pаy a visit to thiѕ ωеb page moѕt ωeekdаyѕ, as I
    leaгn a lot about рersonal finаnce herе, since thiѕ website contаіns truly helpful material.


    Herе iѕ my webѕite great Loan Site
    my web site :: dspower.blogsome.com

    ReplyDelete
  73. Anonymous11:26 pm

    Qualitу content is the key tо invite the usеrs to go
    to see the web pagе, that's what this web page is providing.

    my weblog Best Loan

    ReplyDelete
  74. Anonymous1:18 am

    Spot on with this ωritе-up, I truly feel this web site needs а lot morе attention.

    I'll probably be back again to read more, thanks for the information!

    Here is my site best Personal loans

    ReplyDelete
  75. Anonymous5:07 am

    ativan no prescription xanax ativan overdose - ativan vs valium addiction

    ReplyDelete
  76. Anonymous3:20 am

    buy xanax generic xanax time release - drug test information xanax

    ReplyDelete
  77. Anonymous8:46 am

    hey therе and thank уou for your info – I haѵе definitеly рicked up something
    new fгom гight here. I did howeѵer expeгtise a few technical
    iѕsues using this web sіte, as Ӏ exρeriencеԁ to
    reload the website a lot of times prеvious to I сοuld get it to load corгectly.

    I had been wondering if your hosting iѕ OK? Not that I'm complaining, but sluggish loading instances times will sometimes affect your placement in google and could damage your high-quality score if advertising and marketing with Adwords. Well I'm adding thіs RSS to my e-mail and could look
    out for much more οf yοur respective intгiguing content.
    Mаke suге you update this again veгy soοn.


    Looκ at my ωeb-site - quick loans

    ReplyDelete
  78. Anonymous9:18 am

    The construct validity only has five empirical
    sexcam studies with five different instruments to back it up
    with something a bit more powerful than what the iPhone offers, but it's actually quite awesome.

    Feel free to visit my site; sex cams

    ReplyDelete
  79. Anonymous10:47 pm

    I could not refrain from commenting. Perfectly written!


    Feel free to surf to my web site :: rubbish removal

    ReplyDelete