che colui che inganna, troverà sempre chi si lascerà ingannare” // “he who seeks to deceive will always find someone who will allow himself to be deceived.”
— Machiavelli — Il Principe – The Prince

A recent posting by the Laser class ILCA on its official Facebook page refers to « festive #laser sailing » and features an Italian fleet of Radials. One of the sailors even wears a Santa hat.

Yes, in this holiday season, you may believe there is a sense of peacefulness. That there may be a truce in the Laser disputes.

It looks all perfect. Yet, is this a perfect holiday season for Laser sailors?

Not really.

Read on.