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    A rare 18' Oar Fish at Catalina!

    A rare 18' Oar Fish at Catalina!

    http://ktla.com/2013/10/14/18-foot-o...#axzz2hkK1qM83
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    Question Oh My.....

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Oarfish

    That's a very unusual critter!


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    We are headed to the island this weekend and I intend to land one of these from my 7'6" dinghy.
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    Fish Tacos For Everyone!

    Christian, Be sure to bring LOTS of fuel for the grill, I don't think they will let you dig a 18 ft. fire pit on the beach Fish Tacos for everyone....... On the whole freekin Island!!!

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    I can't believe they found that many people willing to smile AND hold up a dead fish at the same time.

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    Quote Originally Posted by tenders View Post
    I can't believe they found that many people willing to smile AND hold up a dead fish at the same time.
    Californians will do almost anything to get their picture in the News.
    Jeff Asbury "Pride of Cucamonga" 1973 E-27 Hull#355

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