Labor Day Weekend Groupers and Muttons !

Mutton-Man, Chill and me fishing on Labor Day Weekend !

I had been really anxious to do another trip with Benny (on my boat of course) and get some payback on those runaway trains I wasn’t able to stop last trip. Huge groupers and snappers I was hoping to target I told Benny. I wasn’t really interested in any yellowtail, Big Groupers or Muttons would be the intended target of the day.
I attempted to invite a couple of Benny speculators in a thread I came across and thought maybe by offering to share with them some of the required info for finding and catching big fish on the bottom. How much chum or even if you should chum, leader strength, size, weights, knots etc… Long story short couldn’t find anyone interested in fishing in OT !
I then asked myself where could I find anyone interested in fishing on here ? The fishing reports section ! That’s when I thought of Chil and sure enough one text later he was in . We planned to go to an area neither one of us had fished before and wanted to find some new spots.

Long story short !
3 Groupers Yellow, Red and short Black released
4 Muttons
4 YT
and several fish lost that cut the line.

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What a memorable trip. Thanks again Benny !! :wink
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  • chiliandochiliando Posts: 609 Officer
    LD,

    You know we have to go back and hit those spot we marked on your machine! You me, one text is all that is needed!
  • danmanswagdanmanswag Posts: 515 Officer
    awesome eating! there are a lot of Benny haters on the forum, and i can kind of see where they are coming from, but there is NO denying that he puts ppl on FISH! He knows where the fish like to hang out! Good job out there!
  • HialeahAnglerHialeahAngler Posts: 9,601 Officer
    we saw this already. btw, time to eat more veggies. oh, and welcome back buddy.
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  • Lone DrifterLone Drifter Posts: 639 Officer
    HialeahAngler;916197]we saw this already. btw, time to eat more veggies. oh, and welcome back buddy.

    So you wish to continue ?

    Funny how a few members are allowed to stalk, harrass, derail, curse and insult other members. Yet when anyone who stands up to them is then banned for questionable reasons ?

    HA Too bad you really don't fish.:Sinking Just lurk !

    You should of accepted my offer of going out fishing ! Then you wouldn't be asking other members how to fish for Muttons.

    Thanks for letting us know it is your veggie time but honestly try drinking more milk ! :grin

    BTW, FYI I am no buddy of yours ! :wink
    Did you see this also ?
    If he is going on their boat as a “consultant”. Providing just his knowledge of boating and fishing he does not fall under the definition of a charter, if fishing in Federal Waters. Meaning he is not required to have a Federal charter/headboat permit.

    However, if he is doing this and someone else pays to go along on the boat then he would be considered a charter.

    For example; Fisherman #1 hires him as a “consultant” on his boat and Fisherman #2 pays to go along fishing, then it would be considered a charter.

    *THIS IS ONLY FOR FEDERAL WATERS.

    I hope that helps and is not to confusing HA !.
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  • HialeahAnglerHialeahAngler Posts: 9,601 Officer
    are you gonna pretend that you didn't call certain people out in your post? are you going to edit it? isn't this what you wanted since this report was already posted? not sure why you posted the NOAA stuff, but I would bet my left one that people in those boats have split the cost to hire your bud, so in my eyes, it's illegal. he has to hate when you guys do this stupid stuff. anyway, nice catch gordy.
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  • Lone DrifterLone Drifter Posts: 639 Officer
    are you gonna pretend that you didn't call certain people out in your post? are you going to edit it? isn't this what you wanted since this report was already posted? not sure why you posted the NOAA stuff, but I would bet my left one that people in those boats have split the cost to hire your bud, so in my eyes, it's illegal. he has to hate when you guys do this stupid stuff. anyway, nice catch

    Then what you are saying is we are in Federal Waters when we fish in 50,60 and 80 feet ? :nono
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  • HialeahAnglerHialeahAngler Posts: 9,601 Officer
    no. I'm saying that you're fat.
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  • Lone DrifterLone Drifter Posts: 639 Officer
    no. I'm saying that you're fat.

    Says the blind **** midget ! I am husky not fat ! :grin

    Funny how a few members are allowed to stalk, harrass, derail, curse and insult other members. Yet when anyone who stands up to them is then banned for questionable reasons ?


    :Griz

    When the debate is lost ! Backup plan act like a fool !!
    Originally Posted by Hickory Dog
    Name calling is the only thing HA has, as he is too deficient to make an actual point.
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    shut up before i kick your assssssss!
    Originally Posted by HialeahAngler
    I would probably drop the ambien and start smoking weed. that'll put you to sleep
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    Originally Posted by HialeahAngler
    hush before we snitch on you. speaking to Joey


    Originally Posted by HialeahAngler
    right. of course I want to hire a reef ****, that fishes on other people's boats, and rapes all the commercial spots that his cousin showed him in trust over their lifetime. were you not around for the family squabble? do you guys really not know how to bait your hooks and rig your rods?
    6/30/12 Whistle Buoy
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    get the point? 50ft, 80ft, 60ft..... blah blah blah. GMAFB. soon the FWC will make rules just to keep this type of business in check. if you notice I hadn't said one bad thing about him, but if you're gonna be his buddy and stick your foot in your mouth, so be it. he doesn't need your help, believe me.
    Originally Posted by HialeahAngler
    what size leader are you using for the mutts? last time I went out we were yellowtailing with 20# fluoro, and the mutts were owning us, and hitting YT baits.


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    HialeahAngler

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    Jorge
    born in Cuba
    In US 1979-1980
    Married 5 yrs to a beautiful Cuban chick with a huge butt.
    3 yr old daughter.
    No pets.
    Best fisherman in Miami.
    Live in Hialeah , Fl.
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  • HialeahAnglerHialeahAngler Posts: 9,601 Officer
    lmao. arroz con frijolez is not a food group.
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  • Offshore9393Offshore9393 Posts: 469 Officer
    I wouldn't eat that yellowfin grouper, definitely a nice fish, but I shot one like that this summer and got cigutera from it. And if you fish for yellowtails too it gets the grouper, and cuberas going on the bottom.
  • Lone DrifterLone Drifter Posts: 639 Officer
    I wouldn't eat that yellowfin grouper, definitely a nice fish, but I shot one like that this summer and got cigutera from it. And if you fish for yellowtails too it gets the grouper, and cuberas going on the bottom.

    Thanks for the heads up ! I had been advised of that and hesitated to try the yellowfin for that reason. I debated it for a while but decided I was going to give it taste since it will probably be my only opportunity to taste a yellowfin. Fortunately everyone who ate it has had no issues and it tasted great !
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  • GT FishGT Fish Posts: 9,448 Officer
    Did you gain weight from that big ole fish gordo?
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  • HialeahAnglerHialeahAngler Posts: 9,601 Officer
    no. he was already fat.
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  • Lone DrifterLone Drifter Posts: 639 Officer
    GT Fish wrote: »
    Did you gain weight from that big ole fish gordo?

    Backup has arrived. Too much for HA ?

    How bad would you like to find out el SNITCH ?

    Originally Posted by GT Fish
    You made that Alias when you got banned a year ago
    ..

    Originally Posted by HialeahAngler
    so you know the other guy? snitch then.




    HialeahAngler

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    Originally Posted by GT Fish
    HA, you are one of my favorite cubans..Real talk..

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    Man. A lot of snitching going on in this thread. You would think this was the Women's Day forum.
    :wink

    Where are the rest of the high post count snitches and biatches ?
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  • GT FishGT Fish Posts: 9,448 Officer
    How bad would you like to find out el SNITCH ?

    Hahah you got PWNED!
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  • HialeahAnglerHialeahAngler Posts: 9,601 Officer
    he doesn't get it. I'll have to post in Spanish.
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  • Pucker FactorPucker Factor Posts: 874 Officer
    Guys, and this includes you HA.

    STOP WITH THE PETTY BS AND CALL OUTS!

    We had issues with this in the past, and I am not gonna allow it to get legs again in the South Section.

    Anyone ever heard of Ban Camp?
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