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Old 06-05-2002, 05:46 PM
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Runway mishap / NY POST -Today.


JIMMY Buffett lost control of his seaplane at the Palm Beach airport last Saturday and decimated a runway sign. Buffet was unharmed when "an updraft caused one of his wingtips to take out a 'Hold Short' sign at the intersection of Runway 9-Left and Runway 13," FAA spokeswoman Kathleen Bergen said. It wasn't Buffett's first close call with his seaplane. In 1994, he crashed in Nantucket Harbor, managing to swim to safety, and in 1996, he dodged bullets from Jamaican authorities who mistook him for a drug smuggler and forced him to land.
 
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more money than brains...
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It was Jimmy Buffets aircraft, but not Jimmy Buffett...
 
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i still think he's a jackass
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He's nuthin' but a hypocrite!
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LOL --- you guys took the words out of my mouth. I think to many Margarittias (sp) LOL
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It seems he may have been too embarassed to call the tower himself...or he was busy cleanin out his drawers LOL

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slipped on a pop-top..........Don't care for him much
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Just think......whenm he's gone....we can feed him to the Manatee's.......
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what did you expect him to do ...there was a manatee on the runway
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