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Where Is America? 2014

A Voyage Of Rediscovery
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The Search for

Our America Spirit

 

New York City to Chicago, by water!

 

Video: Where Is America? 2014 

 

In Partnership With Ridgeline Entertainment, (Deadliest Catch, Ice Road Truckers) The Where Is America Crew Will Stage An Unprecedented 60-Day EventBroadcast Live On Facebook.

 

Join us as we navigate a 19-foot outboard boat over 2,000 miles, traverse the storied Erie Canal, tackle all five Great Lakes, engage in the splendor of America the Beautiful! All as we search for our America Spirit.

 

 

 

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 Our Story

 

Twenty-six years ago, John Mirassou and his friends navigated a 17-foot boat 6,100 miles, from Ft. Lauderdale to New York to Chicago to New Orleans, by water.  The dream: Travel, water ski and see the good ol’ USA.  What Mirassou and his crew discovered however can only be described as the American Spirit.  Everywhere the crew traveled their fellow countrymen took them into their homes, offering a dry place to sleep, a warm meal, and most of all, friendship.

 

So moved by the experience, Mirassou wrote a best-selling book about the adventure.  But today readers are asking if the America in the book still exists. Some readers have gone so far as to say, “If you were to take that trip today I don’t think you would find the same America you did back then.”

 

To his dismay, Mirassou is hearing this sentiment from other places as well. “America just isn’t what it used to be.  Whatever happened to American hospitality?  Stories from the media mirror the sentiment:  Walmart Customer Attacks 100 Year Old Greeter and Study Finds Americans No Longer Care About Each Other.  This constant barrage of gloom has even the most steadfast Americans asking, “Is it true? Is the American Spirit still alive?” 

 

And what bothers Mirassou most of all, no one seems to be able to answer the question. . . Until now!

 

Though he is now older and with children of his own, Mirassou has never lost his enthusiasm for adventure.  Mirassou has decided to gather his crew and once again search for the American Spirit the only way he knows how, aboard a small boat.

 

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"May be the best road trip in a boat since Magellan."
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