Tippets: Mortal Sins, Mekong Gentle Giants, Streamer Retrieve Variants

January 19, 2013 By: Erin Block

  • Matt Labash tackles the question of mortal sins, more specifically: fornication and killing fish. And in the end, he “will forever defend a fish’s right to choose.”
  • Mekong giant catfish are integral to the mythology and culture of Laos, as well as river ecosystems. However, populations are decreasing at an alarming rate, reports Jeff Opperman of The New York Times.
  • Tom Rosenbauer offers some great advice for fishing streamers and why mixing up retrieval speed is essential for triggering strikes.