If you were an adult in 1987, you probably remember the Mobro which left Islip, NY with tons of garbage for NC so the garbage could be turned into methane as part of a pilot program. A news helicopter spotted it and broke the story. The barge was ordered to leave and ended up traveling to Belize and back, finally ending up in Brooklyn where the gar-barge was finally incinerated.
Sorry liberals, I’m just kidding, it’s not being commissioned as the USS Barack Obama.
This is the true story –
Hat tip to Harvey Miller for the video..