Friday, March 25, 2011
Portsmouth and an unbelievable Only in America story
I am having a few quiet days in Portsmouth harbor surrounded by an unusually high percentage of British flagged boats. Everything from this little wooden cruiser up to a 70 foot steel junk rigged schooner.
The town is quiet and everyone seems to be able to take their time to look out for each other even this hen was able to guard her brood in the middle of the main road.
Only in America
Megan Mariah Barnes was driving her Ford Thunderbird in South Florida and rammed into another vehicle that had slowed to make a left turn. Police say that her license was under suspension because of a DUI conviction.
Florida Highway Patrol troopers say the two-vehicle crash Tuesday at Mile Marker 21 on Cudjoe Key was caused by the 37-year-old woman driver concentrating on her preparations for a date while her ex-husband took the wheel from the passenger seat.
“She said she was meeting her boyfriend in Key West and wanted to be ready for the visit,” Trooper Gary Dunick said. “
If I wasn’t there, I wouldn’t have believed it.
Oh yes what was she doing? She was shaving her bikini area. Could you make that up?
Posted by John Duncker at 4:48 PM