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Nuestra Senora de Buena Esperanza - 2002 Best and Worst
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These Students Will NOT Be Interning Here
On its October 3 front page, Washington State University's student newspaper reported how the first Filipinos landed in California in a Spanish galleon whose name "loosely translates to `The Big Ass Spanish Boat.'" The next day the paper published an apology and retraction, as the Nuestra Señora de Buena Esperanza actually translates to "Our Lady of Good Hope."

This article originally appeared in the January 2003 issue of Power & Motoryacht magazine.

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