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    I already have to house to power wash when the...

    I already have to house to power wash when the hatch is over. I'm 1 mile South of Lake Erie, but we just have the knucklehead midges over here...and LOTS of them! THe fishing sucks because the...
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    This trip is like a light switch...on, off, now...

    This trip is like a light switch...on, off, now on again. My wife TOLD me today to just go to Michigan and have a good time. End of conversation. So I'm coming up on Monday by myself, and staying...
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    Wow! What a difference a few hours makes. I...

    Wow! What a difference a few hours makes. I received a call this morning from Tom Warmington, who was in a hospital in Charleston, SC while on a trip. He had a stent put in a few days ago after...
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    Just booked a 5-7 day renovation project and took...

    Just booked a 5-7 day renovation project and took their deposit. I told them the start date will be July 8th, as I have a previous commitment out-of-state. :razz: At least I know I have work when I...
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    Got a note from Josh today and the lodge is full...

    Got a note from Josh today and the lodge is full up for the week of the fish in. He put me on the waiting list, so we'll see what happens. Made a backup reservation at the Woodland so at least we...
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    Well, it's official... I will be coming up on...

    Well, it's official... I will be coming up on 6-24 with my old traveling companion, Tom Warmington. Probably stay for 3 or 4 days. We both determined it's time to get out of Dodge for awhile, and...
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    "Rumors of my demise have been greatly...

    "Rumors of my demise have been greatly exaggerated." -- Mark Twain, (paraphrased)

    That being said, I have been toying with making the trip this year. Business has been abysmal this year, but I'm...
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    Glad y'all are having a good time. Where are the...

    Glad y'all are having a good time. Where are the food pictures??? Who's doing the cooking??
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    Not sure if ill be there at this point in time. I...

    Not sure if ill be there at this point in time. I have a 24-hour ham radio event (field day) on 7-23 to 7-24 that I'm committed to already. I have not fished since the 2011 MIFI, but I'm teaching two...
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    Belated Happy Birthday, my friend. Hope to get...

    Belated Happy Birthday, my friend. Hope to get together with you and Jack sometime in 2012, either down your way or somewhere else. Been too long since we've had a good visit and a good meal...
  11. Thread: Mifi 2012

    by Joe Valencic
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    I have done that float, and it's a bear if the...

    I have done that float, and it's a bear if the water is low. If the flow is normal, then you'll have a good time. In my opinion, the North Branch float is prettier, but the same caveat applies if the...
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    I mighty big THANKS! to all of you for your...

    I mighty big THANKS! to all of you for your birthday wishes. I actually didn't have to cook on my b'day, as my wife took me to my favorite Chinese-American restaurant for the buffet. But, I did bake...
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    by Joe Valencic
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    I, for one, would be disappointed if the MIFI was...

    I, for one, would be disappointed if the MIFI was discontinued. For some, it was about the showmanship of J.C. that drew them, and with his passing, those disciples moved elsewhere to be entertained...
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    You obviously did not look closely at the...

    You obviously did not look closely at the pictures, otherwise you would have seen the bottle of hooch...er, uhh, I mean vial of anesthesia medication near to the injured Gnorm. Due to the length of...
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    With owning a one-man handyman business, and...

    With owning a one-man handyman business, and living in the city, there is not much time to do any sort of fishing. Most of my spare time is not really spare time, but I do enjoy doing this when I...
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    Just how long did you think the Cognac was going...

    Just how long did you think the Cognac was going to sit there once it was opened and you were gone (BTW, it was smooth)? That's why the George Dickel is sitting on the bench next to Gnorm.
  17. You are very welcome, my friend. I'm leaving for...

    You are very welcome, my friend. I'm leaving for the MIFI within the hour, and have of box of stuff for Jack to bring back to you. I am as thrilled with the response as you are, but not surprised. We...
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    CONGRATULATIONS!!!!!! Now you get to play with...

    CONGRATULATIONS!!!!!! Now you get to play with the big kids. http://i288.photobucket.com/albums/ll180/KareninSoCali/Emoticons/Congratulations/Congratsyellowsmiley.jpg
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    Sticky: Looks like an alligator gar. Toothy devils they...

    Looks like an alligator gar. Toothy devils they are...
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    EXCELLENT! Another drinking buddy! LOL

    EXCELLENT! Another drinking buddy! LOL
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    I would be on that guy like white on rice. Mike...

    I would be on that guy like white on rice. Mike Thomas described perfectly how a lifetime fly rod warranty SHOULD work. In these tough economic times, the cream rises to the top and manufacturers...
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    Awesome setup, NewTyer1. This hobby is not for...

    Awesome setup, NewTyer1. This hobby is not for the weak of financial resources. I bought a Toshiba netbook computer just for my ham software, and sent it home with my son yesterday to have Windows XP...
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    I'm coming in on the 26th, and will try to get a...

    I'm coming in on the 26th, and will try to get a spot near you so we can share some meals. It's as easy for me to cook for 4 as it is for two, and my friend Tom will do dishes as long as he doesn't...
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    Uhhhhhhhhh...I hope i don't go to that extreme,...

    Uhhhhhhhhh...I hope i don't go to that extreme, but anything is possible if the right deal comes along.
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    DG nailed it with the minion suggestion. Too many...

    DG nailed it with the minion suggestion. Too many mornings I've waited on the shore line just to finish my coffee before stepping into the river. The minion could hold the coffee as well as wear the...
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