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All you old guys, where were you during the sixties? Were you protesting the destruction of the planet? Where are you now? Contributing to the destruction of the planet? Something to think about...
Who are you calling old you young whippersnapper. In the late 50s and half of 1960 I was in the U.S. Navy protecting your boney butt. If it were not for us OLD guys, you YOUNGSTERS probably wouldn't be around.

See you on the bay this summer Chris, and I'm buying the Margarettas.

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Who are you calling old you young whippersnapper. In the late 50s and half of 1960 I was in the U.S. Navy protecting your boney butt. If it were not for us OLD guys, you YOUNGSTERS probably wouldn't be around.

See you on the bay this summer Chris, and I'm buying the Margarettas.

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Ok, your off the hook, and thankyou for saving my butt. What about the others out there?
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Really looks like great workmanship. Beautiful boat. Good luck and fair winds!
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Entertainment.... 3. Amusement or diversion provided especially by performers.

Blogs and forums only have value as entertainment, as attested by the most trusted posters. We are all performers, nothing more.


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All fixed for ya!

(Oh, and since you ignored my question - "how old are you" even though I answered yours, I'll assume you are too old and washed up to be doing what I'm doing in life, and it burns you greatly)

Hey, that was pretty entertaining! Maybe you're on to something here...
I see you are up to your old tricks again. You'll never change. The fuse is burning.

I didn't ask your age, I asked if you were young enough to still consider having children on your primitive vessel, which you failed to answer.

Yes, I am much older and wiser than you are, but I just put the wheels of an aircraft on the centerline of a runway in a snow storm about an hour ago. And, I had more sailing experience than you have now, before I was 20. You got nothing on me squirt............


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I see you are up to your old tricks again. You'll never change. The fuse is burning.

I didn't ask your age, I asked if you were young enough to still consider having children on your primitive vessel, which you failed to answer.

Yes, I am much older and wiser than you are, but I just put the wheels of an aircraft on the centerline of a runway in a snow storm about an hour ago. And, I had more sailing experience than you have now, before I was 20. You got nothing on me squirt............
Chris,

Interesting exchange, it appears Minnewaska is a pilot. I am surprised he didn't offer you the advice of "There are old pilots and bold pilots but not very many old bold pilots", IF you decide to do the ICW motorless

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Interesting exchange, it appears Minnewaska is a pilot.

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Or a ramper driving the "Follow Me" truck.
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Or a ramper driving the "Follow Me" truck.
You caught me. I saved all the change that fell out of the luggage to buy my boat.


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I see you are up to your old tricks again. You'll never change. The fuse is burning.

I didn't ask your age, I asked if you were young enough to still consider having children on your primitive vessel, which you failed to answer.

Yes, I am much older and wiser than you are, but I just put the wheels of an aircraft on the centerline of a runway in a snow storm about an hour ago. And, I had more sailing experience than you have now, before I was 20. You got nothing on me squirt............
This is awesome! I was way too tired to go out tonight for a move, but now I've got another reason to make up some popcorn!

Ok gentlemen the popcorn is ready. Remember to count 10 full paces THEN turn. Have at it!


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I have a sauna on my boat, therefore I win.
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