I once ate oysters direkatilly off a dock piling on the ICW in Wrightsville and thought I was gonna die. A bottie of Texas Pete has since remained in the cubby of my chariot as a reminder to never eat oysters unless they are purchased from a seafood market or restaurant, regardless of the month with or without FU in it.
Its been noted here that newbies sometimes get a rough treatment. Here is one response, written by Old Dog, that might help those thinking of making their first post understand a little bit about this place. After you read this take a moment (or two or three) and look around and get a sense of this place. If you're still interested make your intro and join the fray. —Jed