May 22nd, 2008, 05:22 PM
Join Date: Sep 2005
Location: Denver Colorado, USA
Lighten up for heavens sake! It's a joke. -- partly. Because of the gross stupidity of this person, and a few other nitwits like her they will probably wind up putting nets over our balconies thereby greatly degrading our cruising experience -- assuming that all of us are are as moronic as she was. This was no 'accident.' This was an act of wilful idiocy that we will all pay for in more ways than one.
Of course I feel badly for her grieving family and friends, but I feel no more sympathy for her that I do for any of the other morons who win the Darwin award each year.
To check out other mental giants who have won the coveted Darwin award for year back by removing themselves from the gene pool check out:
Landlocked in Denver, but cruisin every chance we get.
Polynesia, Carib. '86
Cr. Odyssey, Scandinavia, '91, 30 Day S Pac. 2002
Crystal Harm, Aust., N.Z., '94
Royal Odyssey, AK,'96
Old Cr. Pr. Canal, '97
RCCL, Carib, 1998
Volendam, Car, 2000
Ryndam, 35 day S. Am., Antarctica, '03
Is. Pr., Canal, 2004
Statendam, 34 day China, Japan, AK '06
Cr.Pr., Carib. 08
Eurodam, Atlantic, Med. '10