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Today's Riddle

 
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I am sometimes strong and sometimes weak,
But I am nobody's fool.
For there is no language that I can't speak,
Though I never went to school.
What am I?

Clue - there's a vague link to an event that is very important to the company I work for. Bonus points who can figure out what it is!!
 
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Gold ...
 
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British Airways is holding their Tourism Awards and the Award is a Gold Plaque
 
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Nope!
Even BIGGER event today!!!
 
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Concord landing at JFK
 
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Is it related to the Concorde flying again?
 
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Yeah it is.. One of BA's three-hour flight over the Atlantic Ocean was the first test of a second concorde plane, called Alpha Echo.
And the answer to the riddle is Echo :-)

[This message has been edited by Maky (edited November 07, 2001).]
 
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excellent Maky!!
bang on correct!! Oh except it wasn't a test. It was the first BA Commerical Concorde flight since the Air France Concorde crash in Paris last year!
[This message has been edited by Angela Poynton (edited November 07, 2001).]
 
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