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The story behind your, "Handle"

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I was wondering what stories are behind everyones user name. Some people have their regular names, some have a catchy ring, some don't make any sense, and some are down right funny so what's your story?

My real name is Eric. Back in the day my friends called me E. My favorite fish is a Bass. I think the rest is history. Now your turn.

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troutman just because i love trout.72 year i was born. C&R starts on the 1st. but im looking forward to the ice series event on winnie.

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Troutman72

CPR <(((<

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I was once known as Bornofice within the walls of FM.com. I can't remember who said it to me many years ago, but they said I ice fished so much that I must have been "born of ice." It stuck in my head from there on out. I still try to live up to that handle.

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Ray Esboldt
MarCum
Stone Legacy

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Once-in-a-lifetime-birddog's name.....
Irving. I found him as a stray in the ghetto (on Irving avenue) 11 years ago.

[This message has been edited by irvingdog (edited 12-30-2003).]

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In 1998 I started a small business making GPS fishing maps for South Dakota.

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Mike
Mike's Maps

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MN, State where I live
ice, love cold weather, and it's good with brandy & water grin.gif

or M Nice (am nice)

you guys take your pick!

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Not a rookie as far as age (49) or fishing (fished all my life "in the summer"). Finaly went ice fishing about 3 or 4 years ago and of course, got hooked (so to speak). Gotta give my bro-in-law credit for getting me out there...he's been prodding me for 20 years to try it...glad I finaly gave in! Name is Paul and I "love" this site...great info, great topics...learned alot just from what I've read in the last few years.

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Hey, you're bobber's down!!

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I was still a Youth Pastor and Club Chaplain when at the 1999 Fishers of Men Fall Outing. One of our guests that year was a jolly blind fellow named John Bowler; When he found out I prefer to fish for Bass immediatlely dubbed me The Basspastor and the moniker stuck even though I am no longer doing ministry as such.

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I have had the nickname swampman since high school, i'm 43 now. my dad was in the bait buis, turtle buis , so i spent alot of time helping trapping ,whatever and one of my friends hung swampman on me, i have been called worse so i went with that.

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My wife thinks a guy can have "too" many toys! (I seem to have one for just about everything) Real name is Roy, got 45 yrs experience and learnin something new every day!

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Back in my younger days, much younger, I played a lot of softball and was actually pretty quick. My friends stared calling me mercury. Till this day when they see me they still call me "merc". Now I can't even run to the fridge for a beer!! PS, just a coincidence but I actually have a merc motor on the boat.

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Did you here that story about how the internet domain name "men.com" sold for a couple million dollars or something the other day. That's what I did, picked a name hoping I could sell it... Just kidding, I don't know why I picked Piker. I like the Pikers, but don't fish for them much any more.

Oh and, Vikes in '04!!

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Well I was actually born with the name! grin.gif

My original handle and nick name to date is fishhead.Just because thats all I think about.I'll fish for anything and fish anywhere.

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At the time I got on board I was in the middle of a two week jerkfest on some dandy bass. Flippen jigs way back into the nastiest wood and junk I could find. Thump and rip em out. Flip

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born March 17 St. Patricks day. the last to digets I left off are 34.. just a skosh short of the big 70..lived alot ..loved alot.. fished alot..love this country and most poeple ..what more can ya ask...
NO I'm not Irish ..just AMERICAN....
DAD was Polish, MOM was German
What else can I say....

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Well my name is jeff and 127 is the number I use on my enduro car when I race(d) down at raceway park. I haven't done it in a few years since fishing and hunting takes up most.........well.....ALL of my free time.

Jeff

so many lakes.........so little time

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