The idea of raising the Titanic was first proposed in a Disney Cartoon in 1949. In a Disney comic strip entitled The Sunken Yacht, ping pong balls are used to raise a boat. The idea is simple, pump ping pong balls into the Titanic the great ship will rise to the surface. Sounds like a great plan......
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