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UNBELIEVABLE! Look at each picture slowly and completely
http://www.angelfire.com/ak2/intelligencerreport/towboat.html ^

Posted on 11/24/2009 6:55:22 PM PST by navysealdad

The boat is the MV Cahaba owned by Warrior and Gulf Navigation of Mobile, AL. The pictures were taken by an amateur photgrapher named Barger. This happened in April, 1979 at Demopolis, AL on the Warrior River. Nobody was seriously injured and the boat continued to it's destination with the barges.

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1 posted on 11/24/2009 6:55:22 PM PST by navysealdad
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To: navysealdad

COOL!


2 posted on 11/24/2009 6:59:14 PM PST by FrdmLvr ("The people will believe what the media tells them they believe." Orwell)
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To: navysealdad

Agreed! Unbelieveable!


3 posted on 11/24/2009 7:00:55 PM PST by Sunshine Sister
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To: Sunshine Sister

bfl


4 posted on 11/24/2009 7:02:01 PM PST by Oshkalaboomboom
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To: navysealdad

Sometimes God likes to freak people out a little.


5 posted on 11/24/2009 7:05:14 PM PST by stevio (Crunchy Con - God, guns, guts, and organically grown crunchy nuts.)
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To: navysealdad

That’s some fancy boat handling.


6 posted on 11/24/2009 7:05:50 PM PST by kidd (Obama: The triumph of hope over evidence)
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To: navysealdad

Unreal!


7 posted on 11/24/2009 7:06:19 PM PST by mylife (The Roar Of The Masses Could Be Farts)
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To: navysealdad

Wow


8 posted on 11/24/2009 7:07:13 PM PST by mel
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To: navysealdad

That’s pretty cool!


9 posted on 11/24/2009 7:07:27 PM PST by Lancey Howard
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To: navysealdad

Anyone for Limbo!?


10 posted on 11/24/2009 7:08:41 PM PST by sjm_888
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To: navysealdad

Great pics.

I love the man in the Bear Bryant houndstooth hat. He got off the bridge in a hurry.


11 posted on 11/24/2009 7:08:53 PM PST by boycott
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To: navysealdad

Kayakers do it all the time!


12 posted on 11/24/2009 7:09:59 PM PST by YHAOS
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To: navysealdad

The Captain probably said, “I meant to do that.”


13 posted on 11/24/2009 7:10:26 PM PST by randomhero97 ("First you want to kill me, now you want to kiss me. Blow!" - Ash)
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To: navysealdad

Where have you been for the past 15 years since this first went viral?


14 posted on 11/24/2009 7:13:38 PM PST by higgmeister ( In the Shadow of The Big Chicken!)
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To: Apple Blossom; theKid51; ourusa

ping


15 posted on 11/24/2009 7:15:37 PM PST by bmwcyle (When do they collect and jail the homeless when they don't buy their health care?)
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To: navysealdad

Incredible!!!

STE=Q


18 posted on 11/24/2009 7:28:13 PM PST by STE=Q ("It is the duty of the patriot to protect his country from its government" ... Thomas Paine)
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To: navysealdad
http://www.snopes.com/photos/accident/towboat.asp

19 posted on 11/24/2009 7:37:05 PM PST by higgmeister ( In the Shadow of The Big Chicken!)
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To: navysealdad

Note, the diesels never shut down. They are still rolling the coal in the final pictures.


20 posted on 11/24/2009 8:03:13 PM PST by Clay Moore (Obama: A good example of why stupid people shouldn't vote.)
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To: nnn0jeh

ping


21 posted on 11/24/2009 8:06:17 PM PST by kalee (01/20/13 The end of an error.... Obama even worse than Carter.)
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To: navysealdad

This is obviously photo-shopped. What happened to the people that were standing on the bridge in the first few pictures? Why wouldn’t they stick around to see the boat go under the bridge (if it really happened)?


22 posted on 11/24/2009 8:15:42 PM PST by SamAdams76 (I am 32 days away from outliving Lefty Frizzell)
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To: SamAdams76

http://www.snopes.com/photos/accident/towboat.asp


23 posted on 11/25/2009 4:23:05 AM PST by navysealdad (http://drdavehouseoffun.com/)
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To: SamAdams76

Read Snopes. It’s a true incident and the photos are real.


24 posted on 11/25/2009 4:31:31 AM PST by comps4spice ("Fish have to swim. Birds have to fly. And liberal Democrats have to call their opponents racists".)
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