Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Fishing Pet Peeves and Blue Head Chub EP 209


This week we get into your fishing pet peeves. We chat about Clay's brush with fishy fame! Fish Guy Josh and Doc Martin are here to teach us about the Blue Head Chub and we find out who won the Glasswater Lead Free Lures. So fun


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Thursday, October 4, 2018

Primer with Oh No! Lit Class


We have a super special show for you today. We are joined with our friend Meg from the world famous Oh No! Lit Class podcast. She and Clay take you on a journey through the history of the Fish Nerds John King joins us as well to give you his six favorite episodes and we learn a little more about Moby Dick than we should. Enjoy the show This episode is brought to you by Spread-Em the portable outrigger system.


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Wednesday, September 26, 2018

FN Throwback Bubba J - Black Drum and Blue Balls


This week I was busy fishing and so you get an FN Throwback, this is a fun with early appearances by Doc Martin and Hugo.. SO much fun.. 
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Sunday, September 16, 2018

Spread-Em Fishy Scams and Pipe Fish Love


Someone tried to scam me... Fish in the News with Doc Martin.. https://www.newsweek.com/fish-passes-self-awareness-test-mirror-recognition-1104273  .https://www.nytimes.com/2018/08/24/science/pipefish-abort-pregnancies.html We got a call from another inventor -Srpead-em http://officialhooklinesinker.com/ Hugo is back with another adventure in killing fish...black sea bass.. Call the Fish Nerds Hotline and tell us your biggest fishy pet peeve 607-378-FISH


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Sunday, September 9, 2018

Wet Fly Swing Trout Trolling Prostate Cancer and Penis Stingers


Dave Stewart from the Wet Fly-Swing Podcast is here www.wetflyswing.com We got to interview George Cannan about his survival of prostate cancer and how it has informed his deep sea fishing and hist life. My Mom visited and we took her fishing, we have some live audio that you will love Hugo is back with a great or “Crappie” recipe Fish Guy Josh sent us another addition of “Fish Guy Follows” Hank Patterson Youtube https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC-bT8MFX_lEt0OY1sPI6sYQ And of course we have the news


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Monday, September 3, 2018

PMx Hookless Fishing Lure Fish Guy and Fake News


Today on the show Doc Martin is here with some more FN Fake News Fish Guy Josh is back with a new segment Fish Guy Follows Hugo is here with a story of brown trout I got to interview the inventor and creator of the Hookless Fishing Lure WOW and I found a lost tape of my award winning PMx Presentation... This episode is brought to you by - YOU our supporters at Patreon. If you want to help support this show head to www.Patreon.com/fishnerds and you can give us a dollar and episode. Our friend Josh Lopes at www.lopestax.com gives us $25 and that gets his business mentioned. But we have other rewards too, but the biggest reward is helping this show get to a sustainable level. WE CANNOT MAKE THIS SHOW WITHOUT YOUR MONEY First up the NEWS - Big Thanks to Dr. Erika Martin Doc Martin holds a PhD in biology from Kansas State University where her research focused on prairie stream fishes. She is also an amazing human and we are lucky to have her here. You can find her on our private Fish Nerds Podcast FB group Next Fish Guy Josh is back, you might remember him as half of the FN West or Half of the Fish of the Day, he is trying out a new segment called Fish Guy Follows, we think you will like this, WE NEED FEEDBACK, so take a listen and let us know what you think... Also Fish Guy Josh does an amazing job with instragramming tons of fish species, you can check it out @fishguyjosh HUGO is back, we love this guy. Hugo is our resident seagull, he will eat anything. He also takes amazing photos of food and makes want to eat terrible things... He runs a FB group called Culinary Connection and we think he’s fab. Here is hugo with Killing Fish and Time Someone share a link to a KickStarter campaign for the Hookless Fishing Lure with me, and I had no choice but to reach out to the creator. Here is my interview with Sam Clymer https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/hooklessfishinglure/hookless-fishing-lure Finally As you heard last week, I competed in PMx, the TED “like” Talk for Podcasters, turns out there was no professional recording of my presentation, but a fellow podcaster, Lori from the  Simply Designed Life Podcast surprised me with a recording of my talk on her cellphone. The quality is super echoey but here it is anyway, let me know what you think. We will end with the PMx presentation, so before we play that thanks a bunch to Fish Guy Josh, Doc Martin, Hugo Medeiros, Sam Clymer, John King and Diana’s Bath Salts for making this episode possible, we are getting closer to the show I want to make because of their contributions.


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Thursday, August 23, 2018

Podcast Movemenet Exlax Sushi and Fishing for an Audience ep 206


We have been away most of the summer and are back! Over the summer we went to Podcast Movement in Philadelphia, while we were there we got a chance to hang out with Reid Messerchnidt from the Irrationally Exuberant Podcast http://theirrationallyexuberant.com/ and Christian from the Documentally Podcast https://audioboom.com/channels/4926054 Doc Martin brings us some new Fake Fish in the News and Hugo is back to talk killing and cooking fish. We also do a Fish Nerds walkaround of Podcast Movement, let’s see if podcasters know the biggest secret in fishing! www.Glasswaterleadfreelures.com code Fishnerd save 20% off entire order


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Saturday, July 28, 2018

Lead Free Lures Fur Bearing Trout and Hippies ep 203


John King the Crappie Hippie brings us news on the lead free movement and talks about making lures. http://glasswaterleadfreelures.com/ Doc Martin is back and we try to determine if Fur Bearing Trout are real. We debut the new segment FISHING RUINED MY LIFE. Call 607-378-FISH to ask your questions. Finally we learn a little about why guiding is hard. www.fishnerds.com News Links http://www.concordmonitor.com/loon-lead-died-nh-18522294


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Thursday, July 19, 2018

Friendly Blue Gills Fly Fishing for Carp and Speak Up for Blue 202


Rich Collins our Fly-Fishing Correspondent is back and he went on an urban fishing adventure, fly-fishing for carp- with ---https://www.brackishflies.com/ I am back from Summer Camp- Stories from camp Of course we have some news Doc Martin has brought us some “Fake” fish in the news AND we have a new segment - “Fishing Ruined My Life” 607-378-FISH AND chat with Andrew who just recorded his 500th episode of Speak Up For Blue


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Wednesday, June 13, 2018

In Memory of Brad Klose Hubris Fail and Creme De Fish FN Throwback 42


We just heard that a friend of the show died, Mr. Brad Klose. Brad was a great guy and inventor of the Turbo Weedless Spinner. We were lucky to know him and know for sure he will be missed. Lots of love to Nancy (Brad's wife) and the kids. We know this is hard and we are feeling some of your pain with you. We love you. Brad was a ton of fun and we hope you enjoy this vintage FN Episode.


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Friday, June 8, 2018

Black Sea Bass Tacos Tilapia Vaginas and Noisy Orgies


We are hanging out with Listener Ryan Dubay and FN Cullinary Correspondent Hugo Medeiros today and eating black sea bass tacos! We also hear about how tilapia are being used to rebuild vaginas (Yup that's a thing) and Doc Martin is with us to help us decide if our News is Fake or For reals! Enjoy


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Thursday, May 31, 2018

5 Year 200th Episode Extravaganza Live on SIlver Lake


Holy smokes, on this episode we are celebrating 5 years of fishy podcasting. This was recorded live on Silver Lake with special guests: Dave Kellam, Doc Martin, Nick Hudson-Swogger (from Diana's Bath Salts) and Rich Collins. We also got dozens of calls from listeners who wanted to share congratulations and fishy jokes. On a personal level, I want to thank every listener for being part of this adventure and I hope to keep doing this. I literally weeped with joy while mixing this episode. Hope you like it. -Clay Groves, Chief Executive Fish Nerd...


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Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Spot Otter Dave Kellam and Pooped Fish EP199


Dave Kellam is back to tell us about his new start-up www.spototter.com we have a great time talking about launching and breaking boats. We also get deep into the news and learn about how hippos are killing fish. We got a call from the crappie hippie with a stump the Fish Nerds and of course we have a ton of laughs!


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Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Greg Myerson Born to Fish World Record Striper and Bass Sex


We are super lucky to have had the chance to talk with Greg Myerson, if you recognize that name you a a striper nerd, he owns the world record striper company and is co-author of his own Biography Born To Fish I promised to talk about fishy spawning habits, we are going to talk a little about Bass Sex! I was contacted by a High School kid named Zach, he interviewed me as an expert on fishy careers and I turned the mic around on him!


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Wednesday, May 2, 2018

Speak Up for Blue and Is Catch and Release Cruel EP197


Clay is joined today by Andrew Lewin, host, founder and self-proclamed Ocean-preneur of Speak Up For Blue. The Speak Up For Blue Podcast is a podcast designed to show you how to Live For A Better Ocean Andrew Welcome to the show! Here’s what’s happening on today’s show We are going to try to answer the question, is Catch and release cruel punishment to fish? We will discuss ocean conservation Do the news And more! SPONSORS www.fishnerds.com www.thirstproductions.com www.speakupforblue.com LINKS https://www.adn.com/adventure/2016/05/24/catch-and-release-fishing-cruel-and-unusual-punishment/ https://www.bloomberg.com/news/features/2018-04-25/fight-grows-over-who-owns-real-estate-drowned-by-climate-change http://www.abc.net.au/news/2018-04-29/great-barrier-reef-$500m-package-to-preserve-area/9708230


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Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Arctic Char Beyond Data and Fishy News


Ret Talbot Brings us some important conservation news about the Arctic Char, Ret is the host of the Beyond Data Podcast. www.beyonddatapodcast.com My Kid Zoe plays cohost, we catch up on some news, talk about the new boat and hear some fishy jokes.


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Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Native Fish Coalition and Doctor Worm EP195


We are going to start with Stump the Fish Nerds Then we got to hang out with Nate Hill NH President of https://nativefishcoalition.org/ and NH Fly Fishing Guide www.whitemountainflyfishing.com/ Then Doc Martin is with us chand she spent some time talking worms with the great Dr. Snyder www.greatlakeswormwatch.org


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Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Life Death Taxonomy and Living in a Van Down by the River EP 194


Carlos joins us from the Life Death Taxonomy Podcast, we dig in deep on the Lion Fish. We bumped into a guy who lives in a van and had to chat with him about life in van. Our friend the Crappie Hippie called in with a Stump the Fish Nerds 607-378-3474 (FISH) and left us a great question about Hybrid Sunfish.. AND of course we do the news, and the news is crazy.. people are having sex with clams! You heard it here first.  Enjoy the show Please support our Sponsor Thirst Productions To help us crowd fund this show head to Patreon and give us a little money  Thanks to SNL for the use of their youtube clip from Chris Farley  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Xv2VIEY9-A8 NEWS LINKS https://news.nationalgeographic.com/2018/03/whales-size-animals-ocean-marine-mammals/ https://www.disclose.tv/scuba-diver-is-hospitalized-after-he-tried-having-sex-with-a-giant-clam-329243 https://www.haaretz.com/science-and-health/scientists-baffled-by-genetic-diversity-in-weird-fish-that-fertilizes-itself-1.5629786


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Wednesday, April 4, 2018

Wally Pleasant Oyster Jokes and Drunk Carp Ep 193


Wally Pleasant joins us to talk about his new Album being funded by fans on Kickstarter. We learn a lot about Spotted bass with Fish Guy Josh and Doc Martin. We play stump the Fish Nerds 607-378-FISH  and find out how getting drunk makes winter better... All this and more on this weeks exciting episode of the Fish Nerds.


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Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Fly Fishing for Colorado Cutbow Trout with Rich Collins


Rich Collins joins us to chat about Fly Fishing for Colorado's elusive cutbow trout. We recorded this show live at the Barley Salt in North Conway New Hampshire. Enjoy


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