In honor of the upcoming Winter Olympics, I present my sister's nephew Chris Plys from my hometown of Duluth, MN, a member of the U.S. Olympic Curling Team who was featured recently in this piece with Stephen Colbert on the great Colbert Report TV show.
|The Colbert Report||Mon - Thurs 11:30pm / 10:30c|
|Skate Expectations - Curling Team Tryouts - Colbert vs. Shuster|
Things I Would Buy If I Could Only Afford Them
You don't see these South Bend Strong-Oreno spools very often.
Holy Moly is this an AWESOME K&K Picture Box!!
This is a great S.W. Evans & Sons Eagle Claw.
This 7.5' Payne is a pretty exciting rod.
This Creek Chub Beetle in an uncatalogued color is a dream for the CCBC collector.
This is a gorgeous Pflueger 6/0 Atlapac.
Instant Collection Alert: A set of five nice Punkinseeds.
This Heddon 150 in Green Crackleback is a terrific bait.
These Joe Coxe L.A. saltwater reels are some of the nicest big game models ever made.
No one made more popular decoys than Oscar Peterson.
Wow. This Oliver & Gruber Glowwurm has reached astronomical prices.
I love mortised Thomas Chubb rods.
Who doesn't like a Toad van Houten lip?
My brother swears the Al Foss #3-25 is the greatest tournament casting reel ever.
A Pflueger Palomine in Scramble Finish is a work of art.
The Red & White Luny Frog (closed legs) is pretty much the holy grail of Luny Frogs.
I like these Everol reels a lot.
Wow. This is one of the great trade minnows ever.
As always, have a great weekedn, and be good to each other, and yourself.
-- Dr. Todd