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post #25 of Old 06-02-2009
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Originally Posted by Mimsy View Post
My issue has more to do with the fact that the cover in question shows a bikini clad woman doing...nothing. Perching on the bowsprit, doing...nothing...
She may not be doing "nothing"...she may be scanning for a channel, keeping a lookout for the next course turn, enjoying a well earned rest after...

-lugging provisions down to the boat
-stowing provisions
-fixing lunch
-coming off watch
-plotting a course correction

Just because she is looking good, and bikini clad doesn't mean she is not contributing..

I sense an old assumption rearing its head here

Seems to me that a woman can kick ass AND look good.
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