SailNet Community - View Single Post - HMS Bounty in trouble...
View Single Post
  #248  
Old 11-03-2012
SloopJonB's Avatar
SloopJonB SloopJonB is offline
Senior Moment Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2011
Location: West Vancouver B.C.
Posts: 10,726
Thanks: 56
Thanked 51 Times in 48 Posts
Rep Power: 4
SloopJonB will become famous soon enough
Re: HMS Bounty in trouble...

Quote:
Originally Posted by PCP View Post
I have been reading on that Captain's forum and there are there interesting stuff. This time about the Bounty:

[COLOR="DarkRed"]Yes, the bounty was an uninspected vessel classed as a dockside attraction.The ship was only allowed to take up to 12 passengers.
Sounds like another shining example of the benefit of free and unregulated capitalism. It certainly demonstrates the "self regulating" nature of that philosophy - too bad people had to die for such Friedmanesque purity.
__________________

To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
I, myself, personally intend to continue being outspoken and opinionated, intolerant of all fanatics, fools and ignoramuses, deeply suspicious of all those who have "found the answer" and on my bad days, downright rude.
Reply With Quote Share with Facebook