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Re: UK asks public to name $300M boat; "Boaty McBoatface" leads vote

Why are they calling that Icebreaker "name of vessel"? I don't get it. I think it needs Hamburglar on the side as a insignia.
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Great animation of Boaty McBoatface
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He should get swiveling eyes, like his cousin Thomas the Tank Engine.
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Re: UK asks public to name $300M boat; "Boaty McBoatface" leads vote

Spaniards tried to troll the poll too: "Blas de Lezo" (Spanish admiral who had many run-ins with the British Navy) was on second position...but brits took it off
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Re: UK asks public to name $300M boat; "Boaty McBoatface" leads vote

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Could be worse, here are examples:

'Seaduced,' 'Wet Dream,' 'Serenity,' 'Island Time,' 'Island Girl,' 'Aquaholic,' 'Second Wind,' 'Pura Vida,' 'Freedom,' 'Seas the Day,' 'Nauti Buoy/Girl,' 'Windstalker'....
Don't forget the ubiquitous Southern Cross, Sealestial, ad infinitum.

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Don't forget the ubiquitous Southern Cross, Sealestial, ad infinitum.
My personal favorite overdone name... "Odyssey"

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