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Old 27-07-2013, 10:46   #31
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After hitting a pea souper on a night sail back from Cherbourg (pre GPS)
I always listen to seagulls...
If it had not been for them I may have piled into Durlston Head... it was only the chatter from the cliffs that alerted me... the sea was like glass...
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What about Turtles?
I think that turtles won't notice any expert's droppings on them either
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Old 27-07-2013, 11:07   #33
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What about Turtles?
A flying turtle is a fearsome thing, and they don't land so well... apart from Jonathan Livingston Turtle, who was no ordinary turtle...

But at least they know when to pull their head in.....
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Old 27-07-2013, 11:29   #34
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But at least they know when to pull their head in.....
Another Head thread? Cool.... Ours is giving us grief.
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Old 28-07-2013, 15:14   #35
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While sailing today (on a boat not a chair) I noticed seagulls flying around a boat that I know has an "expert" at the helm.

So in the end seagulls crap on experts and don't feel bad about it at all.
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Old 28-07-2013, 15:38   #36
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I like seagulls because they usually start with one pull...
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Don secretly wants to be an expert.....at something.
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Don secretly wants to be an expert.....at something.
no secret:

I ain't no expert!

Please do CF search if you are not sure!

But I may be a seagull.
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I ain't no expert!

Please do CF search if you are not sure!

But I may be a seagull.
Donathan Livingstone Seagull???
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How 'bout experts on seagulls?
Ah, I'm glad you asked.

It should be noted that ornithologists and other naturalists tend to avoid the term "seagull," since members of the family Laridae are often found far inland. The preferred term is simply "gull."

They are, however, considered "seabirds."
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Both gulls and turtles make good gumbo, thats my sum total of expertisim on this subject!! Thats only true if ya use really good saugage in the gumbo !! and lots of garlic!!
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At an anchorage this weekend where the whole harbor stays lit up at night from buildings along the water having their flood lights on I found: just like experts, if you leave the lights on all night that seagulls will keep talking all night long.
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Were they squawking about climate change or US politics?
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bubba likes seagulls because they make such a great sound when being killed by him.. gooood kitty

bobnconnie i hope you add some shrimp to the gumbo so it doesnt all taste like seagull...lol
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Were they squawking about climate change or US politics?
they did sound a lot like congress and the president

but I did think I heard one in the middle of the night say something about how my anchor wasn't going to hold
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