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Old 16-08-2017, 11:12 AM
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You've no doubt seen photos of wading river anglers holding their quarry with both hands and the fly rod is seemingly balanced behind their back. Stupid question, but how do they keep the rod balanced there?
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They are all quasidimos!
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Down their waders maybe? Certainly seen anglers wading with two of rods
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They practice by giving oral sex whilst balancing a mop on their neck...

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How did you get a photo of my wife Alan ??
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Here we refer to this type of photo as a 'Hero Shot.'

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And she told you she was going to her mum's place for a few days.
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I took it

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Here we call it a girl pretending to give a blow job with a trout with a fishing rod on her neck
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