A Polemicist's Obsession with Catfish

August 13, 2006 By: Marshall Cutchin

“They’ve splashed me in the kayak numerous times. I know channel cats, especially, feed at all depths. But to get catfish on a dry fly would make my summer and then some . . . I know catfish are [low-rent] fish to most, but I don’t care.” Angus Phillips fishes with conservative polemicist Matt Labash and discovers that catfish can drive a man crazy. In the Washington Post.