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by Otay Michael
Wed Jan 15, 2020 2:58 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Elk Grove Angler Lands a Teener this Week ... Here's How It Went
Replies: 21
Views: 3688

Re: Elk Grove Angler Lands a Teener this Week ... Here's How It Went

I did a search as suggested, just to see if this was true. Seems to be no doubt, lots of ripped off folks, as recent as 5 years ago or so:

jared-kiernan-aka-ripdlip-t82079.html

Jared, if you want to clear your name you should start paying folks BACK!
by Otay Michael
Tue Nov 05, 2019 9:40 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: SOUTH ENTRANCE TO MILDRED DANGER!
Replies: 10
Views: 2360

Re: SOUTH ENTRANCE TO MILDRED DANGER!

That's super scary. You'd think they could put some 'DANGER' buoys there.
by Otay Michael
Thu Oct 10, 2019 6:29 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: ANNOUNCEMENT: MLF bought FLW
Replies: 4
Views: 1196

Re: ANNOUNCEMENT: MLF bought FLW

WOW! :shock: :D :D :D
by Otay Michael
Tue Sep 17, 2019 9:27 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Gov. Newsom threatens to veto SB 1
Replies: 18
Views: 1407

Re: Gov. Newsom threatens to veto SB 1

Selling water good business farming should be number one in this state. I've been fishing many year here in the central valley. What there doing is nothing new. If you want too change it vote Republican and turn the state around. Year after year same thing go on and people complain. Build more dams...
by Otay Michael
Mon Sep 16, 2019 6:59 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Gov. Newsom threatens to veto SB 1
Replies: 18
Views: 1407

Re: Gov. Newsom threatens to veto SB 1

The State Legislature did it's job, it passed SB 1, and sent to Newsom's desk. He says he'll veto it. He is a back stabbing hypocrite. He says he's for good water rules, and then sides with the Feds and the San Joaquin Valley farmers in their water grab. Here's his contact info. Governor Gavin News...
by Otay Michael
Tue Sep 10, 2019 9:32 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Whats the furthest west anyone has caught bass on the delta
Replies: 8
Views: 1774

Re: Whats the furthest west anyone has caught bass on the delta

I've got a few some 3,000 miles west, but that might be considered a different body of water at that point! 8)
by Otay Michael
Sat Sep 07, 2019 7:18 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Otolith from an 11-year-old Largemouth Bass
Replies: 6
Views: 733

Re: Otolith from an 11-year-old Largemouth Bass

Had to look it up, imagine someone else is wondering too. An otolith, also known as an otoconium, is a tiny crystal of limestone found within a gelatinous layer that covers hair receptor cells in the utricle and saccule of the inner ear. When acceleration occurs, each otolith is displaced and this m...
by Otay Michael
Thu Sep 05, 2019 4:20 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Gnarly monsoon hits Lake Havasu Labor Day weekend VIDEO
Replies: 1
Views: 12914

Re: Gnarly monsoon hits Lake Havasu Labor Day weekend VIDEO

Holy Moly, what a nightmare. :shock: :shock:
by Otay Michael
Sun Aug 25, 2019 7:11 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Evers with a Berkley Pit Boss and The Deal wins REDCREST
Replies: 2
Views: 856

Re: Evers with a Berkley Pit Boss and The Deal wins REDCREST

Congrats to Evers, that's a mad man with a rod on a mission, what an exciting angler to watch. :shock:
by Otay Michael
Sun Aug 25, 2019 9:47 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Tips Lead to Over 1,400 Illegal Panfish
Replies: 2
Views: 1253

Re: Tips Lead to Over 1,400 Illegal Panfish

BigBassDaddy1190 wrote:Shouldn’t be a limit on panfish imo.


The limit sounds reasonable doesn't it? Enough to feed yourself and family for a few days. This guy sounds more like a commercial fisherman.
by Otay Michael
Sun Aug 25, 2019 9:42 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Did the gov hide a report that shows Trump’s water plan would hurt California salmon
Replies: 19
Views: 1288

Re: Did the gov hide a report that shows Trump’s water plan would hurt California salmon

This should probably go to the politics page, but Trump supporters apparently don’t care that he is a racist or that he took the side of Putin over this country. Given that they continue to support him after all that, did you really think that they would change their mind based on the fact that his...
by Otay Michael
Mon Aug 19, 2019 7:48 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: The new Spro spin 80 just a heads up
Replies: 7
Views: 689

Re: The new Spro spin 80 just a heads up

What part 'broke'?
by Otay Michael
Mon Jul 01, 2019 12:28 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Mike Long admits deceit behind bass record?
Replies: 90
Views: 30204

Re: Mike Long admits deceit behind bass record?

Dave A wrote:
gixxer464 wrote:The Snow Bass video is the best. :lol:


That was hilarious :lol: :lol: :lol:

Wonderful acting.


Yeah, and we all bring monster bass right towards the only big boulders nearby, always increases chances of landing them!!
Har Har. :lol: :lol:
by Otay Michael
Sun Jun 30, 2019 6:01 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Two CL Giants on back2back cast!
Replies: 8
Views: 2574

Re: Two CL Giants on back2back cast!

Congrats, two casts you'll never forget! :shock:
by Otay Michael
Thu Jun 27, 2019 10:01 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Mexico Fishing El Salto Vs Lake Baccarac
Replies: 9
Views: 1006

Re: Mexico Fishing El Salto Vs Lake Baccarac

I'd go over to Texas Fishing Forum, sign up, and ask them. A lot of those guys go 2 or 3 times a year. Do a search while there, see what's already recently been reported. I've been to Salto, want to hit Baccarat now. Yeah, it's hot, but so it the FISHING! :lol:
by Otay Michael
Mon Jun 10, 2019 10:08 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Barrett Lake fun...
Replies: 3
Views: 512

Re: Barrett Lake fun...

Little footage of one of my nicer frog fish there too, getting a lot of 6 and 7 pounders. Lost a dd or two.

by Otay Michael
Mon Jun 10, 2019 9:54 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Barrett Lake fun...
Replies: 3
Views: 512

Re: Barrett Lake fun...

Ah, I miss that lake the most of all of them in SD! When they reopened Barrett it was amazing - glad to see it's still fishing great! How are the reservations done for Barret now? I'll be down in SD in mid July for my daughter's softball tournament and might try and sneak in a day out there if poss...
by Otay Michael
Sat Jun 08, 2019 6:45 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Barrett Lake fun...
Replies: 3
Views: 512

Barrett Lake fun...

Killing 'em at Barrett (East San Diego County, catch and release only). Only got 22 on top this past Wed., in a half day, but was sunny for once, got 38 the week before when overcast, as I did the week prior. All topwater, averaging 3 lbs each, a few 4's and 5's and a couple of Sixers and sevens. Sp...
by Otay Michael
Sat Jun 08, 2019 6:07 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: PETA condemns fishing as “cruel” harassment
Replies: 14
Views: 3336

Re: PETA condemns fishing as “cruel” harassment

I'm thinking of switching parties, and becoming a Democrat. Sound fun hating everything in life.. or does it?
:evil:
by Otay Michael
Fri Mar 08, 2019 4:44 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Ready to mount my 11.6 pb on the wall...
Replies: 2
Views: 708

Ready to mount my 11.6 pb on the wall...

Yep, ready to mount my 11.6 pb on the wall. Finally got around to framing her up (16x16x2") shadow box style frame. Added the lure, the line, and the permits. Won't have to dust her off ever, and can still go out and fight her again... if I get so lucky, she's probably a teener this year! :lol:...
by Otay Michael
Mon Feb 25, 2019 1:55 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: What are you doing different this year
Replies: 5
Views: 683

Re: What are you doing different this year

PS I might throw a jig more, since now I throw top 98% of the time, plastic 2%, pretty much year round.
Might cut it down to 97%.
:lol:
by Otay Michael
Mon Feb 25, 2019 1:52 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: What are you doing different this year
Replies: 5
Views: 683

Re: What are you doing different this year

I going to learn how to fish from the internet more... I found a new league (as far as how it's now operated I guess) called Major Fishing League. They broadcast every event online (I never had cable, so never watched the bass fishing shows). I know most here know all about it, but it's new to me, a...
by Otay Michael
Mon Jan 14, 2019 3:33 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: battery agms which ones
Replies: 28
Views: 2857

Re: battery agms which ones

VMax Tank AGM batteries, MR137

Thanks -After more research went for this one. Ordered two Thru Walmart, $259 ea., no tax, free ship. Wow, 15 pounds heavier than optimas.
by Otay Michael
Fri Jan 11, 2019 2:37 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: battery agms which ones
Replies: 28
Views: 2857

Re: battery agms which ones

Lots of good info. My Optimas, larger Bluetop D31's, are needing replacing. Prices getting soooo high. Looking for something fairly high quality but much lower price. What about this. Universal battery, probably goes by different name. 60 pounds, similar to my Optima, which really helps with 24 V tr...
by Otay Michael
Sat Aug 18, 2018 10:35 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Mike Iaconelli Showing Jimmy Kimmel His Top Fishing Secrets VIDEO
Replies: 1
Views: 1586

Re: Mike Iaconelli Showing Jimmy Kimmel His Top Fishing Secrets VIDEO

lack of bites due to 'high pressure'. :lol:
Pretty cool though.
by Otay Michael
Sat Aug 18, 2018 10:23 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Jerry brown
Replies: 52
Views: 3889

Re: Jerry brown

I don't think you understand how science is reported I don't really want to get into this any deeper and don't expect to change any one's opinion either way except to try to show that there is a legitimate reason for scientific doubt of global warming. But I have to point out that I have authored s...
by Otay Michael
Mon Aug 13, 2018 8:07 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Jerry brown
Replies: 52
Views: 3889

Re: Jerry brown

Hundreds of years ago Ireland produced wine, not now. So much for global warming!
by Otay Michael
Sat Jul 07, 2018 7:49 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Fisherman jailed after 3 poaching violations in less than a month
Replies: 4
Views: 2150

Re: Fisherman jailed after 3 poaching violations in less than a month

That's great, so next time they catch him they can add 'fishing without a license' to the charges!!!! :lol:
by Otay Michael
Tue Jun 26, 2018 12:38 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Batterys?
Replies: 18
Views: 1990

Re: Batterys?

I'd only run my livewell 5 minutes every 1/2 hour, that gives them enough fresh oxygen.


UNLESS they're all TEN POUNDERS! :lol:
by Otay Michael
Tue Jun 19, 2018 3:29 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Matt Allen from Tactical Bassin accident
Replies: 6
Views: 5039

Re: Matt Allen from Tactical Bassin accident

link did not work, search found this: Said this: "I just saw this information about a highway accident on his Instagram account. Looks like I can't copy and paste it here. Maybe this link will work? It looks like he and his dad are ok. Truck and boat totaled. The lady who crossed the center lin...
by Otay Michael
Thu May 24, 2018 10:29 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: If you frog fish, you cannot miss this vid. This 3 min vid could change your frog fishing forever
Replies: 1
Views: 11602

Re: If you frog fish, you cannot miss this vid. This 3 min vid could change your frog fishing forever

Count to three and catch a lot more one pounders. Count to three and lose some really nice big bass (as they decide they don't want it and spit it out on their count of two)! :lol:
by Otay Michael
Tue May 22, 2018 10:03 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Spybaits as buzzbaits
Replies: 2
Views: 881

Re: Spybaits as buzzbaits

My guess? How could it not work? As things heat up, you don't have to go small, or finesse. When it's cooler still, probably best. I'm getting more on the Gunfish, but slowly the Spook does it's number, then the Super Spook.
by Otay Michael
Tue May 15, 2018 11:12 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Hollow body frogs...
Replies: 3
Views: 1087

Re: Hollow body frogs...

Rattles all the way. ESPECIALLY on stained or choppy water. I pretty much only throw the popper frog, can't have too much noise on the surface if you want the bigger fish. Yeah, the one pounders run, but so do the biggies, just in opposite directions from/to the bait! That's what I got my 11.6 two w...
by Otay Michael
Sun Apr 29, 2018 2:22 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Boat Stolen on the Delta
Replies: 38
Views: 17105

Re: Boat Stolen on the Delta

Prayers sent they get caught.
by Otay Michael
Fri Apr 27, 2018 8:26 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: as I approaced the tuber he asked 'why throw the frog mid-day'?
Replies: 9
Views: 3867

as I approaced the tuber he asked 'why throw the frog mid-day'?

Wed. I launched at Otay (lake in east San Diego), parked boat/trailer with the other 50 or so there, and started fishing at 10 a.m., directly across from the ramp. Started fishing the frog right off the bat. Didn't land any of the ones that hit over the past 4 weeks of getting exploded on, the bite ...
by Otay Michael
Fri Apr 20, 2018 6:04 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: BassFan Reports Gerald Swindle DQ'd Day Two of Classic
Replies: 69
Views: 24649

Re: BassFan Reports Gerald Swindle DQ'd Day Two of Classic

Mitch you can You Tube it, its a old topic, 2007 Bassmaster classic...Dont know why its reposted.. Because some guy named 'Charles Kevin Elder', or claiming to be, joined yesterday, and four minutes later posted on this old thread, and then again three minutes later! Strange. :shock: Looked it up a...
by Otay Michael
Sun Mar 25, 2018 12:15 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: At Delta Mon. Any Bckseat avail? Will give up honeyHoles
Replies: 5
Views: 985

Re: At Delta Mon. Any Bckseat avail? Will give up honeyHoles

Looks like I’m blessed with getting one now. Thank U Lord.
Can’t wait.

We’re gunna get um, we’re gunna get em guuud.
by Otay Michael
Sun Mar 25, 2018 8:49 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: At Delta Mon. Any Bckseat avail? Will give up honeyHoles
Replies: 5
Views: 985

Re: At Delta Mon. Any Bckseat avail? Will give up honeyHoles

Not that I haven’t shown you!!! ;/)
by Otay Michael
Sat Mar 24, 2018 10:54 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: At Delta Mon. Any Bckseat avail? Will give up honeyHoles
Replies: 5
Views: 985

At Delta Mon. Any Bckseat avail? Will give up honeyHoles

I’m in the area for three days up From San Diego, and I usually bring my boat but didn’t get a chance to. Would love to get on the water. Please give me a buzz 858-245 0485. For a second, as I came in for a landing in Sacramento this morning, I thought about Calling Cooch, but then realized the sad ...
by Otay Michael
Fri Mar 09, 2018 7:21 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: P-Line Specials @ Fred Hall 2018
Replies: 1
Views: 486

Re: P-Line Specials @ Fred Hall 2018

coolskees
by Otay Michael
Sat Mar 03, 2018 1:46 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Almost lost my life and a rod and reel at Clear lake
Replies: 13
Views: 2820

Re: Almost lost my life and a rod and reel at Clear lake

Happy to hear you made it back in the boat. I fish solo a lot and this time of year I always wear an inflatable PFD. Thing is, how can you be sure they will inflate if it is needed? I wear one too. I'ts reinforced by this gentleman's testimony of survival, thank you Lord, but especially after heari...
by Otay Michael
Fri Feb 23, 2018 12:21 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: New legistlation may be the most far reaching ban on fishing tackle in the country
Replies: 11
Views: 2454

Re: New legistlation may be the most far reaching ban on fishing tackle in the country

When would this proposed ban go into effect? If we all act it may well not go into effect!!!!! ** If you don’t take action, AB 2787 will Become Law, :shock: :shock: :shock: :shock: please do so and indicate here you've done so, and how easy it was, thanks. We've stopped many bilsl like this already...
by Otay Michael
Thu Feb 22, 2018 11:39 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: 12 Pounder from the Delta
Replies: 6
Views: 2018

Re: 12 Pounder from the Delta

I may have caught this fish in September . Was it caught up near Spindrift ? That's a nice fish, but not the same one. The scale pattern is different, and no two are alike. Luckily you both photographed it on the same side. :D My buddy got two 4's yesterday, same spot a 1/2 hour later on the same b...
by Otay Michael
Thu Feb 22, 2018 11:32 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: New legistlation may be the most far reaching ban on fishing tackle in the country
Replies: 11
Views: 2454

Re: New legistlation may be the most far reaching ban on fishing tackle in the country

Stop the Fishing Tackle Ban! Sign the Petition. As it states "There is no science that justifies banning fishing weights found in nearly every California angler's tackle box. Increasing costs and regulations have had a devastating impact on the state's fishing participation rate, and funding fo...
by Otay Michael
Thu Feb 22, 2018 10:57 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Calif licensed anglers fall by half ... More on Friday's bill to outlaw lead fishing weights
Replies: 5
Views: 3204

Re: Calif licensed anglers fall by half ... More on Friday's bill to outlaw lead fishing weights

Stop the Fishing Tackle Ban! Sign the Petition. As it states "There is no science that justifies banning fishing weights found in nearly every California angler's tackle box. Increasing costs and regulations have had a devastating impact on the state's fishing participation rate, and funding fo...
by Otay Michael
Tue Jan 23, 2018 12:09 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Cooch on how to fish the Delta right now/Feb.
Replies: 0
Views: 579

Cooch on how to fish the Delta right now/Feb.

He's was a master, will miss him forever...

by Otay Michael
Sat Jan 20, 2018 8:54 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Fisherman who jumped into Columbia river to avoid oncoming motorboat sues VIDEO
Replies: 5
Views: 2884

Re: Fisherman who jumped into Columbia river to avoid oncoming motorboat sues VIDEO

Man I think the operator of that boat gets what he deserves. Being at fault sucks in an accident but when you watch this video obviously there is total neglegence on his part. Heard he was sitting down with limited bow view was his reason. Be safe out there guys and gals. There are also allegations...
by Otay Michael
Sat Dec 23, 2017 9:10 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Christmas spirit...
Replies: 2
Views: 2033

Christmas spirit...

In honor of the great one, whom just passed away, as he had the spirit of this family (a true Christmas story from 1943). "A week before Christmas, mom bought a new nativity scene. When she unpacked it, she found two figures of the baby Jesus. "Someone must have packed this wrong," mo...

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