SailNet Community - View Single Post - Dangerous Wakes Revisited
View Single Post
post #32 of Old 08-02-2011
Senior Member
Join Date: May 2007
Posts: 818
Thanks: 3
Thanked 14 Times in 14 Posts
Rep Power: 9
The only powerboaters that really bother me are the inconsiderate ones. Inconsideration is a lot like pornography....I can't define it for you, but I sure as heck know it when I see it.

Inconsideration gets me. So does ignorance, but now quite as much. I don't excuse ignorance, because my attitude is that if you're going to share the waterways with me, you need to educate yourself so you're a participant and not a contaminant.

The powerboat attitude often comes through in the name of the boat. I've seen "Bad Attitude", "Intimidator", "Avenger", "Bad Boy IV", etc. What's up with that?

If you've chosen to own and operate a vessel that throws a wake, be responsible for it.
Siamese is offline  
Quote Share with Facebook
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome