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Move King County Now: Vote Yes on Proposition 1!
Quotation

And you’re just chattering, flying down this bumpy, bumpy mountain. Your brain is getting rattled. Your whole body is getting rattled.

— Surfer Garrett McNamara, on what it was like to ride the highest wave ever caught by a surfer.