For NAUTICAL LOG the choice is final because we have decided to cease publication of this Blog.
Originally we wrote two blogs one maritime themed and the other under a pen name politically themed. As we saw what we considered declining standards and professional behaviour in the maritime world the two blogs formed into NAUTICAL LOG as an activist maritime blog. Our hope was that by pointing out some things they might be changed for the better saving the lives of seafarers. How simplistic our thinking was!!
First with piracy placing our comment after each Post got little or no response - except begging letters for money - to support phony organisations cashing in on another human beings misery. On issues of safety we saw a minimum of response on an individual basis never collectively.
The World Court never had the courtesy to even acknowl…