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Old 08-20-2019, 04:05 PM
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Originally Posted by THT Mod 7 View Post
How’s that for a humble brag
Really devoid of humility!
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Instagram and ThT are definitely worlds different for sure.

Boating and fishing are expensive. Makes sense that a large majority here are well off...mostly because of hard work from what I can tell.
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Originally Posted by NCSUboater View Post
Instagram and ThT are definitely worlds different for sure.

Boating and fishing are expensive. Makes sense that a large majority here are well off...mostly because of hard work from what I can tell.
I don't know about that, my 21" 9 lb fluke only cost me a couple of gallons of fuel in my properly equipped boat.
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Originally Posted by THT Mod 7 View Post
How’s that for a humble brag
Well... if you HAVE to ASK...
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It's depressing to know this whole "humblebrag" BS came Instacrap and infested THT .
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Originally Posted by Eastport205 View Post
I don't know about that, my 21" 9 lb fluke only cost me a couple of gallons of fuel in my properly equipped boat.
I didn't say they NEEDED to be expensive. Our boat will run all weekend on $30 worth of dead dinosaurs and it cost next to nothing for night crawlers and a Zebco 33.

Reverse humblebrag?

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Originally Posted by Tireless View Post
It's depressing to know this whole "humblebrag" BS came Instacrap and infested THT .
You're looking at it wrong...two completely different things. On instaface it's all about portraying you "living your best life" 100% of the time in order to make others jealous and garner social media likes and validation. It's all fake.

I don't think anyone cares about ThT "likes" other than a way to say "I read your response but don't really have anything else to add"

Least that's my take.
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Originally Posted by NCSUboater View Post
I didn't say they NEEDED to be expensive. Our boat will run all weekend on $30 worth of dead dinosaurs and it cost next to nothing for night crawlers and a Zebco 33.

Reverse humblebrag?
that right there is what we like to call po mouthin.
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Originally Posted by NCSUboater View Post
I didn't say they NEEDED to be expensive. Our boat will run all weekend on $30 worth of dead dinosaurs and it cost next to nothing for night crawlers and a Zebco 33.

Reverse humblebrag?
nope...just its own hybrid humblebrag
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Originally Posted by NCSUboater View Post
I didn't say they NEEDED to be expensive. Our boat will run all weekend on $30 worth of dead dinosaurs and it cost next to nothing for night crawlers and a Zebco 33.

Reverse humblebrag?
Well played
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ITT, we discuss how a played out internets phrase from 10+ years ago was discovered by THT boomers and subsequently overused in every thread to the point it was as cringy as pics of wife or looks tippy.
Sad!
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Originally Posted by houtxfisher View Post
ITT, we discuss how a played out internets phrase from 10+ years ago was discovered by THT boomers and subsequently overused in every thread to the point it was as cringy as pics of wife or looks tippy.
Sad!
buck up...don’t be sad be glad!
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I actually get satisfaction from seeing others brag about something I did or had ten years ago.
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Originally Posted by houtxfisher View Post
ITT, we discuss how a played out internets phrase from 10+ years ago was discovered by THT boomers and subsequently overused in every thread to the point it was as cringy as pics of wife or looks tippy.
Sad!
don't forget Rav4s
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I'll go on record here by saying, I work hard for all my crap. Not 1 dime was given to me by anyone when I was getting started. 28 years ago I was riding a bicycle to work saving money when I met me wife. When I was a child and I wanted something my dad had, he'd say, work harder, save harder.

Oh, if you would like to share a pic or a thought of something you have, share away. You earned it.

Humble brag this!


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Originally Posted by slper View Post
I'll go on record here by saying, work hard for all my crap. Not 1 dime was given to me by anyone when I was getting started. 28 years I was riding a bicycle to work saving money when I met me wife. When I was a child and I wanted something my dad had, he'd say, work harder, save harder.

Oh, if you would like to share a pic or a thought of something you have, share away. You earned it.

Humble brag this!

no need to flaunt your condo at the beach.,.
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Originally Posted by REMfish7 View Post
I actually get satisfaction from seeing others brag about something I did or had ten years ago.
Ain't that the truth, except it was twenty years ago for me....but I'm in the lucky sperm club.
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Originally Posted by chrispnet View Post

no need to flaunt your condo at the beach.,.

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Originally Posted by NCSUboater View Post
Having traffic between you and the water is for poor people. Sucks to suck.

It's a private drive I'm having resurfaced before I replace the dock. Ensuring it dries as don't want that on the dock nor boat deck ya know.
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"humble brag" is an overused, worn out, cliche on this site.

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