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Re: If you don't're a freakin' moron.

Originally Posted by JonEisberg View Post
Well, I'm glad there are so many morons out there, 'cause IMHO there are already more than enough sailors...

Why anyone really wants to see MORE people out on the water, really is a mystery to me... (grin)
..because that, presumably, would mean less of them here, stuck in front of their keyboards, typing away responses to threads on Sailnet.

Now, there's an interesting topic of study: Is it as dangerous to type/text and sail as it is to type/text and drive?!? Might be some rather enjoyable research funding in that.

"Sorry, Officer. Yes, I know I should have been keeping a proper lookout, but I was asking my friends on Sailnet what the best sheeting angle is for the wind strength and..."

"Honestly, I don't know why seamen persist in getting wrecked in some of the outlandish places they do, when they can do it in a nice place like Fiji." -- John Caldwell, "Desperate Voyage"

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