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Slave 1

Name: Slave 1
Appeared in: The Empire Strikes Back
Availability: 1980
Description: Slave 1 was a modified prototype Firespray-31-class patrol and attack craft used by famed bounty hunters Jango Fett and his cloned “son”, Boba Fett. 15 more words


Do you ship the same ship I ship?

I never thought about the meaning of the term “to ship,” nor where it comes from, so I was a little bit surprised when I looked up the word “ship” on Urban Dictionary (a great resource, in my opinion) and I found out that it was originated by cutting the word “relationship” and simplifying it in just “ship.” My first thought was “duh?” but honestly I would have never thought that the answer was that simple. 347 more words


Ilo Harbour

I worked a pair of summers in Ilo city. I am originally from the highlands (12 000 feet above the sea level) but I’ve the attraction of the Sea. 193 more words


Tugboat Races, Take Three

By Johna Till Johnson
Photos by Johna Till Johnson

The day wasn’t looking good.

This was the third year we’d planned to go to the… 711 more words

New York City

Tasmania, a Lovesong: Part I

In September, we share four installments of this short story Tasmania, a Lovesong, by Australian author John Bryson, which journeys us along the eastern waters of Tasmania. 624 more words


More tall ships and fun at 2014 Festival of Sail!

Here’s my third blog post concerning my visit on Sunday to the Labor Day weekend 2014 Festival of Sail on San Diego’s Embarcadero. My first post concerned the brig Pilgrim; my second contained pics of the other beautiful tall ships at the first temporary floating dock just north of the San Diego Maritime Museum. 737 more words

Tradewinds Port Sees Record Traffic

A visitor is seen bouncing on a “Uber-trampoline” in a dockside promotion. The promotion was canceled after a visitor was launched into an adjoining waterway, and then attacked by sharks.
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