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Driving from cuba
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bob ny    Posted 02-04-2004 at 15:53:43       [Reply]  [No Email]
news today two cubans tried to drive a buick to florida had to be rescued by coast guard .same guys tried it last year in a 51 chevy pickup


Ratface    Posted 02-05-2004 at 05:34:56       [Reply]  [No Email]
God bless them. What determination and ingenuity. I came over in 1963. Was fortunate to be in an airplane. Lost a propeller over England, made emaegency landing. Some good soul bought us a cup of coffee at the airport. We were spoiled compared to these folks. Brings back memories.


Alias    Posted 02-05-2004 at 04:09:49       [Reply]  [No Email]
Yep, acccording to the article there were 11 souls aboard the converted 1950 Buick tailfin boat/car. One of the two men who did the conversion was named Marciel Lopez who has a cousin living in Lake Worth, Florida named Kiriat Lopez. When asked, Kiriat said, "My cousin isn't crazy, he wants to be free. That's how crazy he is".

Gives one pause to think........gfp


Salmoneye    Posted 02-05-2004 at 04:55:11       [Reply]  [No Email]
Makes perfect sense to me...


Ana    Posted 02-04-2004 at 16:43:25       [Reply]  [No Email]
Won't you have to give those guys lots of credit for determination? Here's the website: http://www.cnn.com/2004/WORLD/americas/02/04/cuba.car.ap/index.html


Dave Wi.    Posted 02-04-2004 at 16:15:47       [Reply]  [No Email]
Ya think maybe he should give up on GM's and try a Ford?


Fern(Mi)    Posted 02-05-2004 at 04:11:08       [Reply]  [No Email]
They might try a Crysler product to DODGE the Coasty's. With their inginuity they may even have ideas for new jobs for the rest of us.
They've my interest.


anybody that can do that    Posted 02-04-2004 at 16:43:53       [Reply]  [No Email]
ought to be able to come on in, anybody that can make a Buick float might be able to make a pig fly.


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