It’s funny how things change and how the world has different perceptions of a people. You see, people have long memories. Somali Pirates Vow Revenge on U.S., France on Rescues – is the news currently. Also, the Somalis have taken pot-shots at a US politician in Mogadishu according to Voice of America. This all flies… Continue reading Pirate’s Revenge
This BBC report contains video proof that HMS Endurance, called a ship here, is actually a boat! Damaged Endurance set for repairs The point is in the Royal Navy’s definition. Sailors get extremely upset (yes really, if you are not a sailor) when you call their ship a boat. I’ve done it in conversation in… Continue reading Proof: When is a Ship a Boat?