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Dodge Morgan Dies

Dodge Morgan was always one of my hero's, so it was with regret I read in the New York Times of his passing. In case you are unfamiliar, he was the first American to sail around the world alone, non-stop and when he did he cut the prior record nearly in half. If you haven't seen the video "Around Alone," I highly recommend you get a copy and watch it. It's a great American story. The New York Times does a good job, as always, with his obituary:

http://www.nytimes.com/2010/09/18/sp...organ.html?hpw

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I did not know until now who he was.

He sounds like he was from the old school - just go and do it!

RIP Dodge


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