The Difference Between Bass Fisherman and Fly Fishers

December 30, 2004 By: Marshall Cutchin

“‘Fly fishermen can recognize hundreds perhaps thousands of insects in the pupal, larval and adult stages,’ Tosches writes. ‘Bass fishermen, meanwhile, can sometimes recognize their own house (Generally by the color of the propane tank in the front yard …)'” Bryan Lee quotes some of Rich Tosches’s unrelenting humor from Unzipping My Fly: Moments in the Life of an American Sportsman in the Tucson (Arizona) Citizen.