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Rowing to Tahiti

Bill Hudson was an old coot by most measures. He wasn’t liked by many and wasn’t known to most. Hell, the Daily News didn’t even give his name in the three-line mention of his death. 1,366 more words

Black Humor

Past Imperfect - #152

“Hi! I’m Daisy. I just had a operation and they gave me morphine. I like morphine, it’s my friend. My foot likes morphine, too. See? And this shower brush likes morphine. 26 more words


Suspected Tsunami Debris Boat Towed To Oregon Port

NEWPORT, Ore. (AP) — A 30-foot section of a fiberglass boat believed to be debris from the 2011 Japanese tsunami has been towed to an Oregon port and is headed for the dump once scientists make sure it poses no threat of spreading invasive species. 106 more words


Lost at Sea!

Today’s post comes from Captain Billy, skipper of the pirate ship Muskellunge.

Ahoy, Landlubbers!

Me and me boys is havin’ a great laugh today over th’ story of th’ novice sailor Louis Jordan, who was lost at sea fer  406 more words


The heartbreak of losing sons at sea

My great-grandparents, who farmed at Hescwm, Dinas, had ten children – one every two years from 1867 to 1885 – as recorded on the first page of this family bible. 473 more words

Dinas Cross

Man survives 66 days at sea

NORFOLK, Virginia (CNN) — The second mate of the Houston Express probably couldn’t believe what he was seeing.

Hundreds of miles from land there was a small boat nearby. 805 more words


Survival at sea: Tales of people who cheated death after days, weeks adrift

It’s the kind of thing you see in movies, like Robert Redford’s role in “All Is Lost” or Ang Lee’s “Life of Pi.”

But, in real life, it’s hard to swallow the idea of a single person being stranded at sea for days, weeks, if not months and somehow living to talk about it. 1,418 more words

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