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An excellent point, Tom, and it appears you may have tripped ol' BD up.
Carefully examine this statement he made just the other day:
"...you might see the coast of Portugal in the far distance, just over the horizon."
But if you can see it, then it's not "over the horizon", right? So why can't he exercise that same 'farsightedness' he exhibited above to Sipp's location? There's something fishy going on here, but it's hard to pin down without further evidence.
Let's see... Something witty ought to be said about the actual sign. How about,