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Old January 18th, 2012, 10:06 PM
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Originally Posted by Truck Cruiser View Post
Fox had a poll the other day asking if the Concordia disaster will effect cruisers. The one stat that I remember seeing is that 37% polled who have cruised before said they wouldn't cruise again while something like 46% said it was a fluke and they would cruise again.

Personally, D/W and I booked a cruise on Tuesday, so you know my answer to that question.

In reality, I bet more people die in car accidents going to or home from a cruise then actually die on cruise ships.
I hadn't seen that poll but the 37% of people who have cruised is a high number to me. Even if half of these (18.5%) don't cruise again that is a big hit to the industry.

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