May 18, 2016

Homewood native and international fishing star Mark Zona headlines Stray Casts No. 11. That's him in the photo below and right.

 

We have our usually packed show tonight.

 

Zona is the "Bass Buzz" with Pat Renwick. Bobby Bergren will talk Shimano in the ``In The Box segmen...

January 13, 2016

STRAY CAST: Telling the Boat Show from the Cubs Convention is like deciding longear sunfish

or bluegill.

BTW, click here for a good online identification chart for fish from Wisconsin Sea Grant.

 

(This site and our outdoors media co...

December 9, 2015

STRAY CAST: If politics were hunting, Donald Trump would be a poacher. If football was fishing, the Bears would be cut shad.

 

(This site and our outdoors media company are named for the Stray Cast, which has snapped off the end of my outdoors column on Wednesdays in the...

October 21, 2015

​STRAY CAST: John Fox is to time management what filamentous algae is to pond management; BTW, ``Go! Cubs! Go!'' is as ubiquitous and obnoxious as filamentous algae.

 

(This site and our outdoors media company are named for the Stray Cast, which has snapped off the end o...

October 14, 2015

STRAY CAST: Jay Cutler is the same to Chicagoans as snagging salmon.

(This site and our outdoors media company are named for the Stray Cast, which has snapped off the end of my outdoors column on Wednesdays in the Sun-Times outdoors page since April 2, 2003.)

 

If I may t...

September 30, 2015

STRAY CAST: Derrick Rose talks at news conferences like a propeller-scarred muskie swims Fox Lake.

 

(This site and our outdoors media company are named for the Stray Cast, which has snapped off the end of my outdoors column on Wednesdays in the Sun-Times outdoors page s...

September 23, 2015

STRAY CAST: In the beanball battle with the Cardinals, Joe Maddon showed he swims with all the other old baseball sticklebacks.

 

(This site and our outdoors media company are named for the Stray Cast, which has snapped off the end of my outdoors column on Wednesdays in...

September 18, 2015

STRAY CAST: The Bears season emerges like a mudpuppy pulled up at Navy Pier.

 

 

(This site and our outdoors media company are named for the Stray Cast, which has snapped off the end of my outdoors column on Wednesdays in the Sun-Times outdoors page since April 2, 2003.)

 

...

September 11, 2015

STRAY CAST: Finding Meryl Streep in a movie role I enjoyed watching (Ricki and the Flash) is like finding a goldfish I enjoyed watching swim the turning basin at Bubbly Creek.

(This site and our outdoors media company are named for the Stray Cast, which has snapped off...

September 4, 2015

STRAY CAST: The Cubs season reminds me of an old float down the Vermilion River; the dam at the cement plant ahead.

 

(OK, paddlers will recognize that this is not the dam, but I believe Wildcat Rapids.)

 

Trying to catch up on Stray Casts. This was the one yesterday and s...

Please reload

Featured Posts

Stray Casts June 22 Synopsis. Snake Stories, Smallmouth Bass Power Fishing Techniques, and Tommy Sanders. From the Couch of Straycasts.

June 24, 2016

1/10
Please reload

Recent Posts
Please reload

Archive