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  1. earlybird

    Which are you?

    When parking at the mall or any store do you grab the first spot available or do you drive circles looking for the closest spot? Yesterday I watched a woman drive around 3 times looking for a closer spot. By the time she got the spot I was walking into the store. I found humor with the situation...
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    Hunting big shark

    A night of drinking a few weeks ago with my fishing buddies is how this epic begins. My buddies and I are determined to try to catch a monster shark. We are in search for a grander or a 1,000+ pounder. I live a few miles from Boca Grand where a 1,200 lb. hammerhead was taken in 2006. We are all...
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    Don't know what to do

    Long story. Father-in-law got laid off and has no retirement or savings. Mother-in-law has never worked and both of their sons also got laid off. My wife is the only one from that family with a job. On of the sons is back living with his parents and going to school but does not have a part time...
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    SS 65 ball valve and flow issue

    My coralife super skimmer 65 is over a year old. It works really well and I got it before the price increase but it has had to be tweaked a few times but, they're know for that. I can't tweak the dang thing any farther so I though I'd look for some suggestions. I can no longer fully open my...
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    Parting with small tank in SW Florida

    I'm in Fort Myers and am parting with my tank for now. I have accepted an invitation to fish in many tournaments from Florida to Mexico and will not be around to take care of my tank. Everything is going great in my tank and has since day 1. I'd like to start with LOCAL PICK UP first before I do...
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    Narrowing an essay topic

    Need suggestions on narrowing a topic for an essay. Not for me, thank goodness. The topic is the Space Race. Thanks
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    Caught trigger and seahorse in my cast net today

    I catch them all the time and lots of other stuff including a pipe fish today but tossed him in before I thought to get the camera. Sorry for the bad pictures. Anyone have an ID?
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    Let's see if you can catch on
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    I'm bored... entertain me

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    Snapper ? tank size

    Someone in my area is almost giving away a 200g tank. Before I do anything I need some input. I really want to keep snappers eventually and maybe other agressive fish with LR. Is a 200g large enough?
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    First Lionfish caught in Florida Might be old news but I found it interesting.
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    Changing lights... light acclimation?

    Just ordered replacement lights for my PC fixture. 2 65 watt, one 10k and one actinic. Can't remember should I just swap them at the same time or should I do one and than the other a few days later. Suggestions??
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    Any Dentists on here?

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    Google yourself

    I guess I'm an author and professor of theology.
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    Airplane Etiquette- funny email

    If you are on an airplane sitting next to someone who irritates you follow these instructions: 1. Quietly and calmly open up your laptop case. 2. Remove your laptop. 3. Start up 4. Make sure the guy who is annoying you, can see the screen. 5. Close your eyes, tilt your head up to the...
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    What movie to rent tonight?

    It's really difficult for me to get through a rental these days but the wife is working late and I'm thinking of renting one. American Gangster or No Country for Old Men (which I believe is available now) or Any other suggestions?
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    I think I'm getting hosed...

    By the place I purchased my boat. I need a new gland transom seal kit for my hydraulic steering. I told the person in charge of parts/service that I intend to fix it myself and just need the part ordered. That was 1 month ago Monday. I was told it should be in later that week, called and was...
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    my new avatar

    Got T-shirts made for our fishing team and put the image as my avatar. The artwork is sweet. Very happy with the product.
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    Floridians funny list

    Socks are only for bowling. ..You never use an umbrella because you know the rain will be over in five minutes. ..A good parking place has nothing to do with distance from the store, but everything to do with shade. ..Your winter coat is made of denim. ..You can tell the difference between fire...
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    PC bulb replacement

    Okay I have a 29g with the 30" Coralife Lunar 130 watt fixture. It has 2 straight pin bulbs one 65 watt 10K and one 65 watt actinic. I see that coralife and current both have straight pin bulbs will current bulbs fit my fixture? Is there a better bulb such as SunPaq Dual Daylight 6700°K/10000°K...