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Frankly, one of the most bizarre articles related to shipping that The Loadstar has ever seen. We all know Filipinos make up the majority of the world’s seafarers – or if not the majority, it is certainly the most seafaring of all nations – but did we also know the national pride they take in pleasuring the prostitutes of Rio de Janeiro, through a variety of implants? No? Well that’s the angle used to launch a more general analysis of the trials and tribulations of the modern sailor.