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‘Deadliest Catch’ back with tasty tradition

Posted by Geeky Swedes on April 14th, 2009

A fresh season of “Deadliest Catch” returns to the Discovery Channel on Tuesday nights with Ballard’s own Sig Hansen at the helm of the Northwestern. This preview clip features the boat’s “longest standing Norwegian tradition,” which is none other than biting the head off a herring:

Niiice. We’ll stick with the pickled herring, thank you.

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2 reader comments so far ↓

  • 1 chopper_74 // Apr 15, 2009 at 8:34 am

    While near Cold Bay, AK. I had to rip the shell off a live crab…with my teeth…
    …and gill it…
    Never be the 'new guy'.

  • 2 ballard complainers society // Apr 15, 2009 at 2:45 pm

    Did Ozzy Osbourne get his start on one of these fishing vessels?

    (by start, I mean biting the heads of live animals of course)

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