Prisoners who escaped Alcatraz in 1962 'could be ALIVE'

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  1. johnfreeman1

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    cool
     
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    Great movie

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    These guys were career criminals. I find it difficult to believe that they either never got caught, or lived law-abiding lives after they escaped.

    I think they all drowned.
     
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    I toured Alcatraz and never understood why you couldn't swim to shore? Rough current or not, Its not that far.... Let the tide take you.
     
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    The gay sharks would rape you.
     
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    MyLazyHand Russia and France Know What to Do

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    it's cold, or so I am told.
     
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    they probably drowned but even if they still alive they probably to old to commit anymore crimes.
     
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    I think I saw one of them last night.
     
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    "Robin, I always told you that I thought these guys are 'fans of the show'"
     
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    THose guys were masters of disguise! They are probably hiding in the wide open!

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    One of them went on to make a bunch of cool movies as an actor.

    And some forgettable ones as a director.
     
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    Wow, I literally just finished watching the MythBusters episode on this. Great timing! They tried it for themselves and concluded that it would indeed have been possible for the three to have made it safely to shore.
     
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    One of them kind of looks like Ronnie The Limo Driver and the age is right.:bigthink
     
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    also if they knew how to swim. I'm barley know how to swim or keep afoot, in pool. So, imagine cold waters with currents and maybe sharks. I don't think I would survive too long if couldn't fight the currents and cold waters to make it to shore. I know it looks close, but water in the open sea is another monster.

    lol, these are one of the reason I love coming here, funny smart posts
     
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    Yup saw that episode too. They did it with just the 2 hosts paddling, instead of 3 like the real escapees, and it seemed pretty easy.
     
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