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Re: Where's Your Sextant?

Originally Posted by sneuman View Post
This is going to sound a bit elitest, but I long for the days when there were at least a few barriers to entry. Too many things are just too easy these days..................................... when even an idiot can do it, we will have an ocean full of idiots.
- and there was the time when an educated person had to know Latin in order to read an academic text. I, too, would like to see fewer idiots on the water, but the solution will not come from holding back technology.

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