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Old 17-07-2011, 17:19   #1
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Hi,

I have had pointed out to me that my user title

"Moderator... Short for Cat Wrangler"

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does nothing to give confidence to the multihull crowd here.
So to put any fears to rest... if ya had em... the cats I wrangle tend to lurk in gun and anchor threads... and the phrase is based on a pretty funny Superbowl ad from a number of years ago... Which if ya missed it is worth takin a look at... and will confirm further for you that there is NO relation ship between the word 'Cat' in this context and the usage as a descriptor for a multi hulled boat.



Now I must confess that I would LOVE to be a cat wrangler in a more nautical sense, but to do that I would need something like a nice Prout Quest... which *sigh* isn't in the cards (or budget) any time soon...

Anyway, I hope I didn't scare any of you too badly with that phrase...

>; -}>
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Old 17-07-2011, 17:31   #2
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Re: Public Service Announcement

I always figured it was about the 4 legged hairy type of cat, not the boat type. Guess I need to work on being more open minded.
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Old 18-07-2011, 02:56   #3
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I always assumed it was some sort of euphemism...........

.....well, I hoped it was. possibly involving a vat of Jello.
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