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    Beetle for Congress

    If I ran for Congress, in upstate New York, would you guys support and campaign for me?

    I am forming an exploratory committee, so let me know your thoughts.


    I will post my platform shortly.

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    Re: Beetle for Congress

    Haven't the poor abused taxpayers supported you long enough?
    At least teachers have to show up now and then...
    Get a real job !


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    Re: Beetle for Congress

    Quote Originally Posted by Pete View Post
    Haven't the poor abused taxpayers supported you long enough?
    At least teachers have to show up now and then...
    Get a real job !
    As a New Yorker, I'm more concerned with the residency requirement.

    John
    Some circumstantial evidence is very strong, as when you find a trout in the milk.--Henry David Thoreau

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    Re: Beetle for Congress

    Don't we have enough clowns in politics already?

    "I'm not out on the river to win." -Kieth Rutherford

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    Re: Beetle for Congress

    Quote Originally Posted by golden beetle View Post
    If I ran for Congress, in upstate New York, would you guys support and campaign for me?

    I am forming an exploratory committee, so let me know your thoughts.


    I will post my platform shortly.
    which district?

    "Angling is extremely time consuming. That's sort of the whole point." - Thomas McGuane

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    Re: Beetle for Congress

    Nothing holding you back except fear.


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    Re: Beetle for Congress

    Quote Originally Posted by FIN-ITE 34 View Post
    Nothing holding you back except fear.

    ... Are you talking about the FEAR of telling his wife that they're moving?

    John
    Some circumstantial evidence is very strong, as when you find a trout in the milk.--Henry David Thoreau

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    Re: Beetle for Congress

    The beetle lives in NY, so he's not the carpetbagger Billary was in that regard. Beetle, upstate is hard core Republican ground. Try your fellow libs down-state instead.

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    Re: Beetle for Congress

    Oh yeah, but I won't vote for you. Part of that, of course, is that I dislike nymph fishing and I know you are pro-nymph fishing.



    ​(it has nothing to do with me living in NJ and you being a liberal)

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    Re: Beetle for Congress

    Quote Originally Posted by Rusty Spinner View Post
    The beetle lives in NY,
    WHAT?!?!?

    When did Jersey City hold the city wide going away party?

    John
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    Re: Beetle for Congress

    If nothing else, he will sweep the evangelical vote.

    "Hatchery fish have the same colors, but they always seem muted like bad reproductions of great art." Bill Barich

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    Re: Beetle for Congress

    Quote Originally Posted by Future Fanatic View Post
    WHAT?!?!?

    When did Jersey City hold the city wide going away party?
    They didn't. Instead they opted for the "He's gone" party and they host it weekly.

    Pictures taken before/after/during fly fishing:
    http://dcabarle.smugmug.com/Sports/F...79119552_XXeHe

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