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Coast Guard rescues two after boat fire off Barnegat Inlet; vessel matches reality TV boat

Cover picture for the articleATLANTIC CITY — The Coast Guard on Thursday rescued two fishermen whose boat went up in flames off the Jersey Shore. The rescuers may have saved a celebrity in the process. The fishermen sent a mayday call from the "Reel E Bugging" at 7:45 a.m. as smoke billowed from the 53-foot fishing vessel, the Coast Guard said.