The Costa Concordia Disaster

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[caption id="attachment_3107" align="alignleft" width="284"] The Sinking of the Costa Concordia[/caption] For Titanic fans such as myself, the Costa Concordia disaster must "seem like deja vu all over again," as the great Yogi Berra would say. A few weeks ago the unthinkable happened as the humongous ocean liner Costa Concordia hit a reef full of rocks off the coast of Italy and partiallycapsized, leaving many injured, 17 dead and at this time 15 people missing. What is even more bizarre is that the captain allegedly abandoned ship before all passengers and crew were safely off board. It is one of the most known laws of sea that a captain is to go down with the ship. Since the captain of the Costa Concordia left his post before all were off the…
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