May 112007
 

OK, it’s not really a ski boat. It’s built to move “merchandise.” It has 2,000 horsepower and a fuel capacity of 4,000 gallons. Note the extremely low profile, which helps it escape radar detection.

Outfits called Crompton Marine and Nautexco Marine were getting nearly $700,000 each for boats like this, to operators using them between northern Africa and southern Spain. They’ve been busted, though, so no more worries!

I’m more confident than ever that we’re winning the “War on Drugs.” Aren’t you?

Thanks to snopes.com for the story and images.

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  One Response to “Let’s go skiing!”

  1. They use them to pull the all-sumo ski team.

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