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Happy Hour with Stretch & Stirfry - Victor Diaz-de-Leon

by Stretch & Stir Fry 31 May 2020 13:39 PDT
Victor Diaz-de-Leon © Victor Diaz-de-Leon

It's sunshine, sharks, spear fishing and serious sailing as we join J70 guru Victor Diaz-de-Leon aboard in Miami.

Stretch gets tongue tied with the Venezuelan 'love pipe', and the internet lets us down...

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