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To Beat the Rush
Last Post 13 Aug 2011 08:27 AM by jgriff92. 5 Replies.
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10 Aug 2011 01:18 PM
    Ok, Here is an interesting little bit of trivia. Where did the term "get there early to beat the rush" come from? 
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    11 Aug 2011 09:34 AM
    That is very cool .... I thought ...something with the tides or Gold Rush. Google came up with a site that has all sorts of nautical sayings that we use today. Thanks
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    11 Aug 2011 10:24 AM
    Indeed it is nautical. It came from illegal trade and the Cutter Rush.
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    11 Aug 2011 12:24 PM
    http://coastguard.dodlive.mil/2010/...-the-rush/

    Here you go, straight from the Coasties. 
    Sector NY, Staten Island
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    12 Aug 2011 02:48 PM
    That is too cool!   

    Your passion for what you do will set you free.
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    13 Aug 2011 08:27 AM
    That's a cool story!
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