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Old    Brady Nosbush (smooth_as_glass)      Join Date: May 2007       05-23-2007, 9:52 PM Reply   
im so sick of other boats getting in my way unless there pulling a wakeboarder. all tubing does is waste gas. skiing takes no skill at all except stand there and fisherman just sit in there boats doing nothing at all. i think i might bring my paintball gun and just shoot them all. or my potato gun and sink their boats haha}
Old    Eric (mjfan23)      Join Date: Nov 2003       05-23-2007, 9:57 PM Reply   
"Skiing takes no skill at all except stand there"
Ha lets see you ski, that be a funny time.. Dont come on here bashing others fun, yes I know this is a wakeboarding site, and thats great and all, but cmon. A lake is a lake, people can do what they want on it. This is prolly why wakeboarders get alot of bad rap.
Old    Brady Nosbush (smooth_as_glass)      Join Date: May 2007       05-23-2007, 10:01 PM Reply   
ha try wakeboarding
Old    Steve Winn (scheersound)      Join Date: Feb 2003       05-23-2007, 10:08 PM Reply   
WOW! I think that's a pretty harsh statement. I know i hate it when i am pulling/riding and tuber rolls through but its a public lake.

Fishing is harmless to wakeboarding i actully feel guilty when we roll by with a weighted boat & they have to deal with our rollers.

Skiing was probably the begining of all water sports behind a boat.

All you can do is show other people on the water respect & hope they show the same respect.

we all have to live together so dont get yourself so worked up about it.
Old    Brady Nosbush (smooth_as_glass)      Join Date: May 2007       05-23-2007, 10:10 PM Reply   
aight it was harsh i was a little mad about earlier you have to admit there are some idiots out their that are not watching where they are going
Old    rick (justcoz5)      Join Date: Apr 2007       05-23-2007, 10:14 PM Reply   
I just can't imagine why some people think that wake boarders are just a bunch of punks.
Old    Corn Holio (thedangcorn)      Join Date: Mar 2007       05-23-2007, 10:16 PM Reply   
Didn't you hear? Wakeboarding was banned in most states so skiers could just stand there... ahahahahhha stand there....
Old    IndyBu (todd_everton)      Join Date: Jan 2003       05-23-2007, 11:58 PM Reply   
Tool...grow up.
Old    Eric (mjfan23)      Join Date: Nov 2003       05-24-2007, 12:50 AM Reply   
"Ha try wakeboarding" - why would I be on this site and have like 900 posts if I didnt wakeboard???? I do both, am I good at wakeboarding, prolly not, but ill run circles around ya when it comes to skiin.

Idiots on the lake are one thing, but dont go bashing skiing, or whatever fun people are having just because its something that you dont enjoy.
Old    rick ator (mkperceptions)      Join Date: Jan 2007       05-24-2007, 1:07 AM Reply   
I think everyone deserves to use the lake but I do agree on a few things. First, save the tube for when the water is choppy. The rule in my boat is, if there is glass we ride first. We tube when everone is done wakeboarding and try to stay away from where wakeboarders are. The girls are the only ones in the tubes hahaha. The second thins is when we are in the delta at union point and a fisherman comes up the wrong way. ANNOYING asside from that the fisherman in the delta stay to the sides so I feel bad for cuasing a wake in there area, I am glad so far they have showed courtesy.
Old    Greg Huth (gmhdesign)      Join Date: Jun 2006       05-24-2007, 5:31 AM Reply   
Jet Skis and Tubing have been banned on the river here, and I will admit it makes for a much more enjoyable wakeboarding experience. Everyone going north stays to the right and everyone going south stays to the left and very rarely do you see anyone making power turns. There is a slalom course up north, above a no wake zone, so for the most part the south end is Wakeboarding, Fishing, and Crew Boy does Crew Hate Us. There will always be opposing views on how to use our waterways, but complaining about it and or shooting paint balls is a bass ackwards way of going about change. This process took a long time and Im pretty sure there were many city council meetings and numerous public votes over these laws. Im sure it was a lot of hard work getting these laws passed, and if the jet skiers and tubers here wanted to unite and push hard enough they might be able to get these rules changed. Just got to be thankful for what you have while you have it I guess.
Old    Nick (ironcross25)      Join Date: Jul 2006       05-24-2007, 6:04 AM Reply   
Well put eric. The only time I tube is when my home lake is choppy as all hell. Boats are made for watersports. All types not just wakeboarding. You have to have some variety sometimes. I am not as hardcore as most of you on here but I will respect nice water when it comes.
Old    Kelly (weskel)      Join Date: Jan 2007       05-24-2007, 6:09 AM Reply   
Why would anyone not enjoy tubing, granted it takes no skill, but it is fun as hell!!!

Just like riding a roller coaster is fun, and it does not take alot of skill.

Now tell me these pictures of me and my son does not look like fun...

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Old    Kelly (weskel)      Join Date: Jan 2007       05-24-2007, 6:11 AM Reply   
It may have took a little skill/balance for my son to stay on the tube...

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Old    Bill Montanye (bill)      Join Date: Feb 2001       05-24-2007, 6:21 AM Reply   
haha i second this notion but we dont own the lake but we are close to it :-)
Old    Greg w (whitie)      Join Date: Jul 2004       05-24-2007, 7:29 AM Reply   
Ha HA it look like your son pissed him self.(jk)
Old    Kelly (weskel)      Join Date: Jan 2007       05-24-2007, 7:33 AM Reply   
He probably did.....

He is so light weight, he hardly ever comes out.

He just hangs on...
Old    C.I.E. J-Rod (jarrod)      Join Date: May 2003       05-24-2007, 7:41 AM Reply   
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Old    max luna (lfshane132)      Join Date: Jan 2007       05-24-2007, 7:50 AM Reply   
Only thing worse than tubing...telling your dad your gay.
Old    Kelly (weskel)      Join Date: Jan 2007       05-24-2007, 7:53 AM Reply   
How hard was it Max?? Did he get mad? j/k
Old    kidrik            05-24-2007, 8:06 AM Reply   
^^^"How hard was it?"............Hmmmmm
Old    Matthew Melvin (melvinator)      Join Date: Apr 2001       05-24-2007, 8:10 AM Reply   
I prefer skiers to wakeboarders, let me think, a ps 190 doing 34 mph in a straight line, doesn't bother me at all. Fisherman anchored 20 ft. from shore, once again does not bother me. I hate tubers but they have just as much right to be on the water as me.
Old    Jamie Lokken (wakechic06)      Join Date: Jun 2005       05-24-2007, 8:15 AM Reply   
Stop your bitching, get your board and go to the lake and go practice your riding. You can't get mad at someone for something they love to it. It's like saying snow skiiers get in the way and shouldn't be on the mountain... I'm a snowboarder, but I don't go around thinking I'm queen of the mountain or something..
Old    Kelly (weskel)      Join Date: Jan 2007       05-24-2007, 8:31 AM Reply   
You know,,,how hard was it for him to tell his dad!! j/k
Old    Billy (woreout)      Join Date: Aug 2006       05-24-2007, 8:47 AM Reply   
We should start calling max the "Bonecrusher"
Old    kidrik            05-24-2007, 8:48 AM Reply   
^^^It's all good..............I'm just bustin' balls........

Wait! What did I mean by that???
Old    K.B.C.            05-24-2007, 9:05 AM Reply   
geez, what a donkey
Old    Jon (socalf150rider)      Join Date: Jun 2006       05-24-2007, 9:39 AM Reply   
hahahah j rod... comedy
Old    Dave (knarbar)      Join Date: Nov 2006       05-24-2007, 10:13 AM Reply   
Sking, wakeboarding, tubing, fishing, whats goin on here. Chill have a good time throw one back and quit the b??????? sorry jamie just had to throw one more in there even though you already said it. Some of these posts you see the title and just laugh.
Old    Erik (etakk7)      Join Date: Apr 2006       05-24-2007, 10:54 AM Reply   
can somebody explain to me what the picture above is?
Old    dave Noti_dad (noti_dad)      Join Date: Jul 2003       05-24-2007, 11:18 AM Reply   
I'm guessing enema bag or douch bag.

Thanks J-rod
Old    kevin mcginty (kmcginty)      Join Date: Sep 2005       05-24-2007, 11:20 AM Reply   
belly ballast bag.
Old    Benjamin (bendow)      Join Date: Sep 2005       05-24-2007, 12:11 PM Reply   
I think tubing is fun

http://www.wakeworld.com/MB/Discus/messages/65919/427232.html
Old    Kelly (weskel)      Join Date: Jan 2007       05-24-2007, 12:23 PM Reply   
That is what women along time ago used to wash their "yoo hoo's"

or from Webster's Dictionary:
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douche bag
One entry found.

douche bag



Main Entry: douche bag
Function: noun
Date: circa 1963
slang : an unattractive or offensive person

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Richard Pryor used to call them "a hot water bottle"

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Old    Kalen K (kalenk)      Join Date: Feb 2007       05-24-2007, 12:53 PM Reply   
spoken from a true 17 year old. gnarly dude, that would be like way cool and punk like lets be sweet wakeboard dudes and shoot paint balls at people, or better yet, lets just make a stupid desperate attempt for older peoples respect by posting something really ignorant on the board.
Old    Austin Carter (atom_ant)      Join Date: Aug 2003       05-24-2007, 12:59 PM Reply   
I fish more than I wakeboard now because my lake is too low to get the wakeboard boat out. Man, I guess we can't be friends.
Old    Paul (psudy)      Join Date: Dec 2003       05-24-2007, 12:59 PM Reply   
^at least I could understand his post
Old    Sinko (sinkoumn)      Join Date: Jan 2007       05-24-2007, 1:04 PM Reply   
Worst thread ever
Old    Nick B (iridelow1998)      Join Date: Jun 2006       05-24-2007, 1:09 PM Reply   
To each his own as long as everybody on the lake is respectful of each other and their individual enjoyment.
Old    Kelley (kslakebum)      Join Date: Jun 2006       05-24-2007, 1:32 PM Reply   
I have to say, it drives me nuts when people drive in circles pulling a tube, expecially when they dont pay attention.

I have to say skiing is one of the hardest sports out there.... if you ski in the course it is. Otherwise, it's not bad at all.

I can say that I have tubed a few times when I was a short little kid, then progressed into water skiing when I was 4. Worked with that, and now all I do is think and do is wakeboarding. People on the lake are usually families, so atleast they are having fun as a family even though they might be wasting gas.
Old    Justine (wakeboard_chick_21)      Join Date: May 2007       05-24-2007, 2:35 PM Reply   
i wakeboard, ski, kneeboard, and go tubing and i agree that some ppl can be stupid! i hate when u fall to cuz sometimes ppl just dont see you!
Old    chase butler (truebeachbum)      Join Date: Oct 2006       05-24-2007, 2:47 PM Reply   
i know on choppy days we get tha tube out n hit double ups ive had one of my friends as high as the tower and another one of my friends can do a barrel roll in da air. but when its glass and u go to get in your boat then u turn around and there are tubers there tearing the water up that makes me mad. and i think its funny watchin old men flip me off when i slow down to surf speed then kink the hell out of it.
Old    christy smith (wake4fun)      Join Date: Oct 2005       05-24-2007, 3:42 PM Reply   
Spoken like a true 17 year old with Daddys boat and Daddys money.
Old    Brad (brad63)      Join Date: Jun 2006       05-24-2007, 4:14 PM Reply   
tubing is for fat kids
Old    Elizabeth LaMarca (lizzyb)      Join Date: Sep 2005       05-24-2007, 4:34 PM Reply   
That picture is classic.
Old    Benjamin (bendow)      Join Date: Sep 2005       05-25-2007, 7:05 AM Reply   
and tramp boarding is for skinny kids brad? you crazy trampoline rider you!
Old    Matt Anderson (xaggie)      Join Date: Nov 2002       05-25-2007, 8:09 AM Reply   
When that kid can run the course @41 off, then he can he can tell me all he wants about how no skill is involved in skiing.
Old    Ron (ronnyboy27)      Join Date: Nov 2005       05-25-2007, 8:23 AM Reply   
Who cares what someone else is doing as long as they aren't being and Ahole about it. Granted I'm trying to get everyone I know to love riding so I can throw away the damn tube but I still keep one on the boat for those that want to.
Old    Jay Conrad (pwningjr)      Join Date: Apr 2007       05-25-2007, 2:11 PM Reply   
brady, have you ever stopped to think that just maybe skiers tubers and fishermen think that exact same thing about wakeboarders?? that is the exact reason wakeboarders are often stereotyped as a bunch of punks.

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