WTF Fun Fact – Ship-Salvage Lobbyists

In the 1800’s, the ship-salvage industry lobbied against early weather forecasting which resulted in the suspension of weather forecasts and storm warnings. – WTF Fun Facts

Source: https://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2015/11/23/writers-in-the-storm

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