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Video worth seeing

I encountered this link in another forum, but it's too good not to share here.

Presented without comment ...

YouTube - Our Macgregor 26x Sailboat

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What's your point? Please give some editorial, it's almost a 6 minute video why should I watch the whole thing? I skipped through parts of it and saw nothing other than a young couple getting into sailing.
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its a old running joke, don't expect to 'get it' unless you are planning on an extensive sailing voyage with your bull dogs any time soon.
sorry ya'll i couldn't help myself
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It could be shortened up into a comedic video... there were "ropes" in the sink... he took a pick of the "bow" - is that the front?... then he photoed the "bracket" where the mast mounts... I'm sure my terminology was as bad or worse at the beginning though...
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pluscard; Yeah I was afraid that the joke was "these guys are clueless and have no right to be sailing". I just didn't want to jump to that conclusion because that attitude pisses me off so much.
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Kind of worrying that he thinks the main sail is furled around the furling unit...
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A great sailing video Hey, they're on the water.....Would love to know what happened after he said oh sh&t
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A great sailing video Hey, they're on the water.....Would love to know what happened after he said oh sh&t
No shyt! Me too.
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I actually enjoyed the way he pronounced "jen-noah" (i.e. genoa)

BUT, I'm ok with making fun of the boat some, but I sure love the guy's enthusiasm for sailing... very good to see.
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