Sam Malone’s great shark hunt proves to be nice getaway

Sam Malone - photo from
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went on a fishing trip this summer. That ho-hum footnote gets fascinating when you ask the player for details.  “It was good,” he said. “There were a lot of sharks out there, and we caught quite a few of them.”  A lot of … what?!  Malone and friends went out onto the Atlantic Ocean. More than an hour from port, or somewhere off the tip of Cape Cod, they fished for shark. They threw chum overboard and then dropped lines into the water.  Malone was not Quint, the salty shark hunter in the movie classic Jaws. Moviegoers may recall that Quint got eaten alive by the title character.


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