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Old 11-02-2013, 13:09   #31
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Re: What Kind of Entertainment do you Have?

A very appealing co-skipper.
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Old 11-02-2013, 13:45   #32
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A very appealing co-skipper.
I was holding back regarding that .
I am surprised it took 31 posts before someone mentioned the obvious LOL.
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Old 11-02-2013, 14:09   #33
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I took an old iPhone and loaded it with many of my favorite CDs. The iPhone connects to a set of speakers I got for Christmas (used to use an FM transmitter to the stereo).

Some well crafted play lists lets me hear the tunes I want to hear without on-going expenses.
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Old 11-02-2013, 14:51   #34
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Anybody play Boggle?
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Old 12-02-2013, 05:31   #35
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each other. That's about all we need to keep us occupied once the sun goes down!
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A very appealing co-skipper.

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I was holding back regarding that .
I am surprised it took 31 posts before someone mentioned the obvious LOL.'

I think I mentioned something along those lines right back at the start!!!
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Old 12-02-2013, 07:44   #36
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A very appealing co-skipper.

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I was holding back regarding that .
I am surprised it took 31 posts before someone mentioned the obvious LOL.'

I think I mentioned something along those lines right back at the start!!!
LOL, so you did
Great minds think alike .

Looking forward to seeing you on Thursday. Nothing (well almost nothing) beats the company of good friends, good food and good wine for a great evening .
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LOL, so you did
Great minds think alike .

Looking forward to seeing you on Thursday. Nothing (well almost nothing) beats the company of good friends, good food and good wine for a great evening .
Absolutely, the best type of entertainment!
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Books.
+1. Add an acoustic guitar for when I want to make music, pen and ink for other creative projects. No batteries required.
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The next thing ya know someone will want to install a pipe organ.
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At anchor, we have each other, Boggle, Scrabble, Yahtzee, Backgammon, cards, sundowners, snorkeling, diving, fishing, walks, beachcombing, digital photography, dinghy rides, fishing for me, sewing for her, music, and an occasional movie.

We have an Alpine head unit which we connect our music player and our tv for great sound. This uses 4 Polk component speakers connected to an Alpine amp along with a Bazooka tube sub. We also have two other Bazooka Tubbie speakers in the cockpit which we can switch on and off. We have a lot of movies on hard drive which we play on our tv through a media player. For away from the boat, we also have a portable Bose speaker for music.
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Banjo.
Usually helps with those anchored too close.
After a couple of rums and attempts at singing some John Prine, I could drag for hours and not worry about running into anyone.
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Add a Wirie to amplify the "free internet" signals that often don't reach where you might wish they did. There are alternatives to that, of course.
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Old 13-02-2013, 12:50   #43
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Well, if anything could pull me off Windows Solitaire, it's her backside.
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Thats sort of exactly why I am going cruising... Rainy rural England on a Tuesday evening thats all there is to do. Looking for something a little more fulfilling!
Having said that.... 19" TV and the full DVD box set of "Only Fools and Horses".... Just to remember where I am from :-)
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I'm surprised that nobody plays horseshoes on deck.
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