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Another "Cause" (tongue in cheek)

So as some may know the folks over at The Onion and they did this sailing style, I figured we could all use a little chuckle.
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Added Gilmer, "Even if just one person reads a news article about my pointless ego trip instead of a story about the global financial crisis, then I've done my job."

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Ahhh...refreshing. That's why I sail: to get away from everything on my own little, private island.
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Back to Grenada in early December. Not sure I will remember how to sail. Will spend the winter and early spring in the Caribbean and then head to Bermuda and the northeast US. Still trying to decide if we will bring the boat to Canada, either in 2015 or 2016.
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I was impressed by his predicted travel time: 28,000 nm in just 90 days. That averages out to 311 nm/day.

He must be a wicked good sailor!!!
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I was impressed by his predicted travel time: 28,000 nm in just 90 days. That averages out to 311 nm/day
jaschrumpf, you must be an engineer. Immediately did the math......
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I was impressed by his predicted travel time: 28,000 nm in just 90 days. That averages out to 311 nm/day.

He must be a wicked good sailor!!!
When your mind is not distracted by all the trivial things happening you can focus on performance.
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Does he need crew?
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Does he need crew?
We could start an "Occupy the Boat" protest and camp out on his deck.
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