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Why do people 'christen' ships with champagne?

Why do people 'christen' ships with champagne?

Update: 2020-08-198
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We've all heard about the practice of smashing a champagne bottle against the hull of a ship before launching it -- but where does this practice come from? Join the guys as they delve into the surprisingly ancient practice of commemorating ship launches, from ancient Babylon to the modern day.

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Mandana Rouzkhosh

I enjoyed this episode thank you . just sacrificing is more than that completed and ridiculous

Aug 22nd
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Why do people 'christen' ships with champagne?

Why do people 'christen' ships with champagne?

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