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So what happens to their poop?

Discussion in 'Anything goes' started by Monday Morning Sportswriter, Apr 22, 2007.

  1. Monday Morning Sportswriter

    Monday Morning Sportswriter Well-Known Member

    And how many condoms did they pack? (You don't want to be having a kid on day 240 of a 1,000-day journey if you didn't pack baby clothes, too.)


    He's a veteran of long-distance sailing voyages in all kinds of weather. She's never sailed outside the Hudson River. But together, 55-year-old Reid Stowe and his 23-year-old girlfriend, Soanya Ahmad, embarked Saturday on a voyage that they intend to take them three times around the globe and last 1,000 days and nights _ nonstop, with no port calls for supplies or a walk on solid ground.

    They set sail Saturday afternoon aboard his 70-foot, two-masted schooner, named the Schooner Anne, from a Hudson River marina in North Hoboken, in bright sunshine and temperatures in the 70s.

  2. Big Buckin' agate_monkey

    Big Buckin' agate_monkey Active Member

    You, sir, are asking the important questions.
  3. Inky_Wretch

    Inky_Wretch Well-Known Member

    Two people, one a sailing novice, at sea for 1,000 days? This voyage will not end well.
  4. SCEditor

    SCEditor Active Member

    55 years old with a 23-year-old girlfriend. I have a new hero.
  5. Flying Headbutt

    Flying Headbutt Moderator Staff Member

    Yeah, but when she dumps his old ass he's going to be miserable for another 2 years and 9 months aboard that boat with him and only him.
  6. Is the poop deck really what I think it is?

  7. Perry White

    Perry White Active Member

    Their web site: http://www.1000days.net/
    Their blog: http://1000daysatsea.blogspot.com/

    Oddly enough, the #2 Google result for the captain's name is his wedding announcement from 1999 -- guess things didn't work out! The woman he married then was a 26-year-old French woman. http://query.nytimes.com/gst/fullpage.html?res=9C0DE3DF1739F935A35755C0A96F958260
  8. Starman

    Starman Well-Known Member

    The ultimate in narcissistic self-indulgence.

    Proves nothing, accomplishes nothing whatsoever for anybody.

    To all the idiots who donated even a nickel, I hope there are no food banks or homeless shelters in your town.
  9. This sounds familiar. Did SI recently profile a book written about this guy? Last week, I think.
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