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Not Really Sailing Related but WOW!

Here is a port collapsing into the water! Wow!

Landslide devastates Manaus port - Cargo Systems - cargosystems.net

"When in command, command." -- Admiral Nimitz

Difference between a power boater and a sailor out on the water: A power boater is going some place special, a sailor is already there.

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Wow is right...

I wonder if that kind of thing ever happens along non-developed riverbank?

As in, "I think we'll just head up that river a little bit and anchor near the bank. It'll be great."
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Nature at work!!!!!! Scary. Make us feel quite small

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Wow indeed salvagers dream !

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Man, the poor security guard - trying to operate the camera and figuring out how he was gonna explain the whole port was gone on his watch
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