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by Points North
Tue Oct 25, 2016 4:43 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Pickup Lines That Work For Fishermen.
Replies: 3
Views: 3225

Re: Pickup Lines That Work For Fishermen.

Once you're on a roll start making up your own lines it's a lot of fun. Tell her you got a tug job or floor her with this one. If one more of you chicks asks me if that's a Sturgeon in my oilers, I'm going to spank her with a knotted bow line. You'll have her saying 'Whatever you wish Captain" ...
by Points North
Tue Oct 25, 2016 4:10 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Where Am I? Navigator Test.
Replies: 3
Views: 2963

Re: Where Am I? Navigator Test.

You slack asses. I could fart and it would be enough wind to have you lost at sea. Use those old school dead reconing skills or whip out that big "Bond Chronometer" check your position lines, check your running time, triangulate using the North Star or in the Southern Hemisphere the 'South...
by Points North
Tue Oct 25, 2016 3:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Pickup Lines That Work For Fishermen.
Replies: 3
Views: 3225

Re: Pickup Lines That Work For Fishermen.

If that one doesn't have you bouncing them off the headboard til the DNR shows up, shoot this one at them. (Hint. wear your oilers into the bar) Call me crazy but the babes love a mysterious man (that's you) Walk in with your oilers on and tell the bartender to put the bottle on the bar like in the ...
by Points North
Tue Oct 25, 2016 3:20 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Pickup Lines That Work For Fishermen.
Replies: 3
Views: 3225

Pickup Lines That Work For Fishermen.

There's no stud like a Great Lakes commercial fishermen. Man I could tell some stories. Here's a running joke I've been working on just for fun. This first pickup line worked for me a number of times with 100% sucess rate. I'll convey the jokes in a T-Shirt format and see if that works. Ok, new for ...
by Points North
Tue Oct 25, 2016 3:07 pm
Forum: Stories
Topic: Fishing 60 boxes
Replies: 1
Views: 2161

Fishing 60 boxes

In the mid - late 1970s there was an entertaining gentleman who fished out of the harbor here. He had an old wooden boat with narrow beam not much wider than the old wooden net boxes. Ok, well it was probably 8ft wide. When the forecast called for gales he seemed to care not. He would set his nets b...
by Points North
Tue Oct 25, 2016 2:30 pm
Forum: Stories
Topic: Limited Vision Great Sense Of Smell.
Replies: 0
Views: 1624

Limited Vision Great Sense Of Smell.

In the early 1990s fishing chubs roughly 10 miles out in Lake Michigan, we set off in a heavy fog during Winter. We were able to come up on the buoy easily enough and began lifting through our gang routinely. My Dad who was running the lifter asked where the smell of bacon was coming from? I took a ...
by Points North
Sat Oct 22, 2016 2:59 pm
Forum: Videos of Great Lakes Commercial Fishing
Topic: Door County Fish Tugs
Replies: 0
Views: 1926

Door County Fish Tugs

by Points North
Tue Oct 04, 2016 9:14 pm
Forum: Photos
Topic: Archived Pictures Mostly The Big Burgers 60s 70s
Replies: 16
Views: 8716

Re: Archived Pictures Mostly The Big Burgers 60s 70s

Fish tug Southwester in Bailey's Harbor Wi.png
The 'Southwester" Bailey's Harbor,Wi