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WTH is up w/ the spotlight?

Last Saturday I was sailing up the Bay after a day of delightful racing and festivities in Annapolis and not once but twice a southbound powerboat lit me up w/ a very bright spotlight. This has happened before and it's always been a stupid powerboater. I'm just sailing along enjoying a great ride up the flood (SOG never under 7.2!) and minding my own business right on the edge of the channel.

It wasn't like we were in any danger of being in confliction, it was pretty obvious they just wanted to see what that boat was over yonder. Never altered course or slowed down. Both boats were way further inshore and going pretty fast (15 knots+). Just really annoying and murder on my night vision if I happen to be looking that way.

Anyone else have this problem?

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