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Header: Grab Bag Trivia
The haphazard Douglas 'Wrong Way' Corrigan wanted to fly to fly across the Atlantic Ocean, but he was refused a permit, so he filed a flight plan from New York to Los Angeles instead. But somehow 'Wrong Way' wound up in Dublin, Ireland, after 28 hours of flight. He said 'Whoops!' and blamed it on a faulty compass.