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Discussion in 'Community Bulletin' started by Pat Kelly, Oct 23, 2012.

  1. Pat Kelly

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    The Desk Saturday morning.

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    I did not take pictures of the fish. Li took a ton.
     
  2. Pat Kelly

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    There were a bunch of vendors.
    And not just the usual ones.

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    Glass cages had a table.
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    I kept looking at these short tanks. Time to revamp my racks? lol
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  3. Pat Kelly

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    There was a peson selling Angels and
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    And a couple of people selling Caves
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    Including our friends, Nancy and Steve from South Central.
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  4. Pat Kelly

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    It was good to see Python back out on the convention circuit.

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    A new one for me.
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    And some other items like books and art.
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    There was lots of art work in the show too.
    One of these days I will own one of these for my powder room at home. LOL

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  5. Pat Kelly

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    I hit 3 of the talks.
    All great.
    I especially liked the chairs in the room. lol (its the little things in life that make me happy)

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    They had this out in the hallway.
    Thought it was interesting. Hard to see small fish in there but the Grandkids would love it.
    Thinking about a project. Make one into a bar?
    Stain it real dark and put a Ravens logo on it?
    Hmm.
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    The filters and everything in the drawer.
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  7. Pat Kelly

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    What everyone should have in their fridge.
    Water, coke, brine shrimp eggs, and beer. From Eric's talk.
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    Okay, I only took like 40 pictures and none of people or fish.
    Show us your pictures..................
     
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    Thanks for posting these up, Pat.
     
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    I'm afraid of Li's photos!

    Arlene
     
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    I took a picture (on my phone) of the same slide....

    Sounds like a completely worthy cause to me.
     
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    #12 mscichlid, Oct 23, 2012
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    ****! Glasscages was there? $^%^%$&^(_)

    My plan was to come Friday night and Saturday. However, when I got home from dinner, my cat was paralyzed and I had to find an emergency vet. He did not make it. Needless to say, I wasn't in the mood to socialize after that.
     
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    Sorry about your cat, Francine. We missed you!

    I agree that Internationalrivers.org sounds like a good cause. I think we should put the $50 we won from Frank's victory in the fish show towards the effort.
     
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    Good idea

    IR is the real deal, knew them when they were starting out, much better proposition than most larger NGOs and a lot more influential and effective than funding "research".
     
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    Really sorry about your cart, Fran.

    You were missed. :(
     
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    I only took one picture all weekend....and it was to show my non-fish friends what goes on at the auctions.



    Sent from my DROID RAZR using MonsterAquariaNetwork App

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    So sorry about your cat, Fran!
     
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    I saw that Wendy posted a bunch of fish show pics over on ECC.

    Wendy - would you mind posting some of them up here?
     
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    No doubt -- here are some of my faves that I took from the fish show. You can tell me if you want some more, don't want to completely dominate the thread.

    I have a few hospitality suite ones that I just need to get off my iPhone. Somehow my iCloud hates me so I have to actually figure out how to do that. :p

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    In all seriousness, I need to determine what type of betta this is and the best place I can get one. My nano is waiting!
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    Was the catfish after the betta the winner?

    The show was in tear-down mode after the awards...and the tanks weren't marked, so didn't have a chance to know!

    Matt
     

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