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celebrity trivia #182226
08/29/05 07:05 AM
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Hello all,
I enjoyed a Jimmy Buffett concert in Philadelphia this past weekend. During the break, Jimmy showed a video about his experiences with Johnny Carson. I believe (disclaimer: Margaritaville tequila drinks were involved) Jimmy mentioned seeing Johnny after Johnny's retirement (1992) when both Jimmy and Johnny had their boats at a caye in Belize. Just curious, anyone know where in Belize that might have been?

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08/29/05 08:32 AM
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Seachange,
I saw Buffet some time back and he related the same story.... I do not where it was, but Buffet has been to AC at least a few times.....
Cheerz!

Re: celebrity trivia #182228
08/29/05 10:16 AM
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I not sure where he is talking about but he has been to AC a few times... Jimmy, dunno about Johnny. eek

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08/29/05 10:22 AM
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LaurieMar and I saw Jimmy in San Jose back in April. He relayed the same story too, but don't know details. When he talked about Ambergris Caye - Laurie and I gave out a big shout (WOOO HOOO!) - we were headed there just 2 1/2 weeks later. Folks looked at us funny and we laughed. Oh, um, there were libations involved that evening too laugh


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Re: celebrity trivia #182230
08/29/05 03:29 PM
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If my failing memory serves me, Mr. Buffet's visits to AC generally coincide with the presence of another singer/song writer who happens to have a home south of San Pedro Town. They are friends who have known each other for many years.

Re: celebrity trivia #182231
08/30/05 03:45 PM
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Thanks for the info. Who is the other singer/songwriter?...not that it is any of my business, but I am intrigued by the whole story. I can imagine Jimmy in AC, but Johnny?...I picture him more in Palm Springs or such like.

Re: celebrity trivia #182232
08/30/05 03:50 PM
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I think it's Jerry Jeff Walker.

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08/30/05 04:00 PM
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Purple Parrot - voted Jimmy's 3rd favorite bar in the Caribbean.


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08/30/05 04:55 PM
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Yeah, it's JJW. We ran into him 12 years ago on our first trip to SP. Had conch chowder lunch with him in Fidos.

Still run into him perhaps once or twice a year in SP, but never during "Camp Walker". Too damn crowded.

Go to his website and read the background and you'll understand the Buffet connection

Re: celebrity trivia #182235
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I read that, I like that place as well... although the drinks are a bit more expensive, it's nice.

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