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Americans Are So Fat, Washington State Ferries Have To Carry Less Of Them

Americans Are So Fat, Washington State Ferries Have To Carry Less Of Them

America’s gotten significantly heavier over the past 20 years and we should have seen this coming. First Kevin Smith gets booted off that flight, then that guy sues White Castle for not having plus-sized booths. Now, one of the nation’s largest ferry systems is obligated to carry fewer people on…

“We’re Going To Need A Bigger Boat”

“We’re Going To Need A Bigger Boat”

A scene from my neighborhood: The “wall” the Coast Guard is protecting with their tiny little machine gun is actually the LNG tanker Suez Matthew. LNG tankers are a hot button issue in Massachusetts due to terrorism concerns. [Universal Hub]