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This one I pulled up a couple nights ago was thrashed from spawning. It was definately blind as one eye was missing and the other was completely opaque. It had no problem taking down a 12-14" sucker though. Its back fin was also a bloody mess. The measurements were 46.5 X 25 Whisker Warrior wouldn't even date this chick!

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Here is a 32 from the night after. This one was 41.5 X 25 She is a little prettier.

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Man,

That almost looks like someone did that to her eyes!

Nice fish though!

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Naw,

You just caught her before she got her make up finished. wink

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Gotta love the roommate talking smack since I've been pulling in big girls all summer long in front of him...Although smeese was WAY over due for a big one and i'm glad he finally got one. Now he knows why i will sit on the river by myself to get these beasts. Nice fish smeese!

P.S. If i was drunk enough i might just date her eek

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I've seen uglier!

Three eye, two tails, double jaw,...LOL's...

well, just a broken lower jaw and a severly thinned out body. Looked like a snout nosed tadpole thingy...only about 4-5 lbs in weight.

Same place I cuaght that 14" rock bass (hybrid?).

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I though maybe I was the toughest looking thing on the river. frown

Hmmmm... only when you're aiming the potato cannon... crazy

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Yep, one nasty flathead!

Hey smeese, what a coincident finding you on this forum. I'm csb123 on the TCMAS board.

P.S. I'm hosting the next TCMAS meeting next Sunday.

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Nice! I wish I could make it I will be in SD. I will have to checkout your tank when i am in the metro another time. I am not over there (TCMAS) so much since my tank came down. Good group of people though!

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