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U.S. Coast Guard: More than 1M rescues over 217 years

I found this interesting... Go USCG!
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very cool story.

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They should have some Golden Arches as part of their insignia. "Over 1 Million Rescued".

Sounds like a job for our bored photoshop experts...
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Actually should say:

"Over 1 Million Rescued, Half were morons"
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My guess is that more than half were morons...

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"Over 1 Million Rescued, Half were morons"

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The USCG at war

Here's a story that'll get your attention:
http://article.nationalreview.com/?q...U0MDBlMTRmMjE=

“Scientists are people who build the Brooklyn Bridge and then buy it.”
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Damn Sway..that was a good story...life was a bit different back then but I'm sure our troops in A'stan & Iraq today will feel much the same when they touch down back home again.
Happy Birthday Coasties!!
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