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Old 09-10-2019, 03:19 PM   #1
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Do ya need a fishing boat ?

Here you go, go fishing for the big ones.

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If you’ve ever wanted to own a 414-foot luxury superyacht that once belonged to late Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen, now you can—for $325 million.

The Octopus, listed for sale by yacht broker companies Fraser and Burgess, was one of Allen’s three superyachts—he also owned the 301-foot yacht Tatoosh, and the 198-foot Medusa.

After Allen’s death in 2018, many of his iconic belongings and portions of his empire were put on sale, including the world’s largest plane, developed by Allen’s aerospace company Stratolaunch.
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Old 09-10-2019, 05:12 PM   #2
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Thank you, but no. I don't fish. There's no seaman's blood in these veins either.
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Old 09-10-2019, 05:29 PM   #3
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I saw its for sale. Big boat, and yet its not even the biggest. Wow.
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Old 09-10-2019, 06:18 PM   #4
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Old 09-10-2019, 08:04 PM   #5
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I wonder if his sister will be selling the Seattle Seahawks.

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Old 09-10-2019, 09:23 PM   #6
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In an interview w/ Larry Ellison (Oracle founder) I recall him saying he's getting a smaller boat as the mega-yacht was "too hard to park."
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Old 09-11-2019, 08:28 AM   #7
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I saw his super yacht a few years ago in Hawaii. It was almost as big as the cruise ship that was docked there.
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Old 09-11-2019, 11:48 AM   #8
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Is there a story someone could link to ?

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Old 09-11-2019, 12:40 PM   #9
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https://www.superyachtfan.com/superyacht_octopus.html
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Old 09-11-2019, 05:10 PM   #10
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Too bad....he had all that money and worth, and now he's dead......I guess it'll happen to the best of us......
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