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Re: how to put out a boating fire

That is one way to do it...


Either way someone had a very bad day.
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Re: how to put out a boating fire

That should work
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Re: how to put out a boating fire

I watched him make at least a hundred and fifty passes by the burning boat. It kept catching back up. I really don't think he ever got it out, but I had to leave for work. Did anyone watch the end of the video? :-)
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I watched him make at least a hundred and fifty passes by the burning boat. It kept catching back up. I really don't think he ever got it out, but I had to leave for work. Did anyone watch the end of the video? :-)
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Were you that guy who almost starved to death because you got caught up in watching a game of toilet tennis?


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Why no Mark. It wasn't just almost...I actually did starve to death. :-)
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Why no Mark. It wasn't just almost...I actually did starve to death. :-)
Cool, at least you saved on groceries
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