bad luck bananas

4 Possible Reasons Bananas Are Bad Luck On Fishing Boats

Why Are Bananas Bad Luck On A Boat? Superstitions run rampant in all sports, and bass fishing is no exception. Dusty Baker chews his toothpick in the dugout, guys routinely don’t change their socks or underwear, and Jason Kidd cemented his status as one of the weirdest dudes to ever play a sport by blowing a passionate kiss at the …

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Every Single State Smallmouth Bass Record, Listed

Smallmouth bass are hands down my favorite fish to target. Their looks, curiosity, habitat and ferociousness are a few reasons why they top my list. To put it simply, they’re just bad to the bone. Growing up, I mainly fished small creeks and rivers for bronzebacks. Anything over 16 inches was a dandy in my eyes and a new personal …

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The 5 Best Ways To Fish A Senko Style Bait

Savvy anglers have taken an easy-to-use lure, the senko style bait, and turned it into a multipurpose bait capable of tricking bass several ways. Stick worms such as the Yamamoto Senko have become so popular because the baits are simple to use. You can simply rig it straight on the hook (weightless), cast it out and let it sink. The …

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When To Use Jumbo Jig Trailers For Bass Jigs

Bass anglers with hearty appetites like to super-size their meal combos when eating at a fast-food place. The same can be done for a hungry bass by serving it with a big jig and jumbo-sized trailer. Despite the success of finesse fishing, there are still many big-bait advocates who believe bass prefer a magnum-sized dinner. A lot of times you’ll …

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Rare, Terrifying, Dinosaur Shark Caught In Portugal

Hope you weren’t planning on a deep sea diving trip in Portugal any time soon!  The “frilled shark” was found off the coast of Portugal by scientists looking for solutions to prevent unwanted catches for commercial fishermen. If your only objective is to avoid unwanted catches and you somehow reel in a nightmare inducing predator that survived the age of …

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Apparently Fish Can Be Sad?

A New York Times article has been circulating regarding a very important topic: sad fish. Apparently the author of the article stayed at a hotel where there was a Siamese Beta Fish named Bruce Lee (hilarious pet name). Bruce Lee tended to hover around the rocks in his bowl, not play too much, and be overall lethargic. Which, until today, …

mullet run

The Mullet Run Is On! Explaining The Phenomenon

Fall is right around the corner and that means a lot of great things are coming. Football season is here, the air is getting crisp, and… the mullet run is ON! From the end of August into November, the common saltwater baitfish known as mullet leave their summer haunts off the coasts of the Carolinas and Georgia to head south …

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Persistent Houston Man Catches Fish In His Living Room

You can’t break the spirit of Texas. Even through the desctruction from the devastating Hurricane Harvey, Texan’s keep their morale high and are making the most of a terrible situation. There have been countless feel good stories coming out of Houston, with Texans rallying around each other all throughout the coast. But so far, this man killing time by chasing …