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Last Post 17 Mar 2009 01:31 PM by nautical nick. 3 Replies.
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31 Jan 2009 07:37 AM
    Which cutter has this nickname, who gave it to them, and why?

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    01 Feb 2009 03:36 AM
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    02 Feb 2009 09:54 PM
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    Nick named by Colombian drug smugglers in the 1970's for being such a nemesis to their illegal drug operations.  It is Spanish for "The White Shark."


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    "Life should not be  journey to the grave with the intention of arriving safely in a pretty and well preserved body, but rather to skid in broadside, thoroughly used up, totally worn out, and loudly proclaining -- WOW, WHAT A RIDE!"

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    "Life should not be  journey to the grave with the intention of arriving safely in a pretty and well preserved body, but rather to skid in broadside, thoroughly used up, totally worn out, and loudly proclaining -- WOW, WHAT A RIDE!"
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    17 Mar 2009 01:31 PM
    A lesser known nickname was "The Phid"
    Or on a really bad day "The Non-Skid Fid"
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