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Old 06-01-2019, 07:17 PM   #1
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Being retired I have the luxury of not fishing weekends and avoiding the chit shows...

I jump on the chance to take son and grandson out mid morning fog and all...

Prepping ready to launch some guy walks by and says I know that boat it in my brother in law neighborhood and never goes out... WTF , we start laughing at the dummy,,,, 2100 hrs. in the last 6 to 7 yrs... ( all of it in my driveway;-) )

Next up is we’re headed out still in the river channel and in pea soup fog Chris is on the wheel I’m bent over digging into a bag for something, I hear “ O No” I looks up there’s a good size CC with radar about to slam into us doing maybe 25 knts, the idiot turns just in time .... WTF good is radar if you’re not lookin at it never mind high speed n a traffic area...

If the son and grandkid wasn’t with me I’d be in jail right now...

The remaining day went great... :-)

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Old 06-01-2019, 08:46 PM   #2
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funny i head out 5am in the river not pea soup fog but fog .25 of a mile vis low light 3 out of 4 boats i saw had no running lights on and a few kayaks mixed in . i hate weekends
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Old 06-01-2019, 10:26 PM   #3
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Old 06-02-2019, 07:56 AM   #4
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Looks like a great day with family... f the morons
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Old 06-02-2019, 08:19 AM   #5
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You can't fix stupid! Always wondered how a boat with radar running too fast knows what other boaters reaction to seeing him will be. Will they turn the same way he does? Way to stupid to even consider the possibility Consider yourself lucky, safe times brother.
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