BigE's Stimulus Package

Discussion in 'Fly Fishing Forum' started by Big E, Feb 20, 2013.

  1. Matthew LeBret

    Matthew LeBret Active Member

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    Toss my name in the hat my offical "I'm in"
    This really is a generous offer
     
  2. dryflylarry

    dryflylarry "Chasing Riseforms"

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  3. Jim Wallace

    Jim Wallace Smells like low tide.

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    OK. Verrry clever, Big_E!;) You must be in cahoots with Bernanke. I see how it goes. You offer to give away free flies and gets lots of raised hands. The winner of these fine flies will head out and take them fishing. She or he will have to burn some gas, maybe stop off and buy lunch. They might use up some leader material and have to buy more. Perhaps they'll find some fish and have a great time, post their results here, and stimulate other forum members to head out fishing, spending their hard-earned money and stimulating local economies....until the fishing sours.
    Although these flies that you are giving away at first appear to be "free," in the end they are going to cost the recipient dearly, and create a boom and bust fishing stimulus!:D
     
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  4. GAT

    GAT Dumbfounded

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    Free is much cheaper than what they charge for flies at fly shops.
     
  5. Jason Rolfe

    Jason Rolfe Wanderer

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    What an offer, I'm in!
     
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    I'm in!!!
     
  8. Patrick Gould

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    I'm in, too.

    Ed Dahl
     
  10. Jack Devlin

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    Now that I have met you Big-E, having a few of your flies will be meaningful.
    I'M IN.

    Jack
     
  11. ColdArkansan

    ColdArkansan Redneck Scientist

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    MountainTrout SFR

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    I'm in too!
     
  13. Jeff Dodd

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    I am in!
    Thanks Big E!
     
  14. Old Man

    Old Man Just an Old Man

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    I'm NOT in. I have so many flies now, I don't know if I'll ever need to buy anymore.
     
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  15. Eyejuggler

    Eyejuggler Beech Nut

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    I'm in!
    :)
    Thanks for the opportunity!