"Flying the A-10 Warthog is like finding that special woman who doesn't look like much when you meet her, but turns out to be loyal, intelligent, talented and a total demon in the sack."
"Flying the Warthog is like sleeping with a fat girl: It feels great but you never want your friends to see you doing it!"
"The A-10 Warthog is like an aviation version of the perfect truck you want during the zombie apocalypse."
"Would you cut out the Marine or Army point man? The A-10 Warthog is like a Timex, It takes a licking and keeps on ticking."
"The German Stuka and the Soviet Sturmovik airplanes were both highly maneuverable, heavily-armed, tough-built and easy to fly and maintain. "
METAMIA is a free database of analogy and metaphor. Anyone can contribute or search. The subject matter can be anything. Science is popular, but poetry is encouraged. The goal is to integrate our fluid muses with the stark literalism of a relational database. Metamia is like a girdle for your muses, a cognitive girdle.