I was in the room when this unfolded at the 2013 Conservative Political Action Conference in a session called "Trump the Race Card: Are you sick and tired of being called a racist and know you're not one?" What was said is shocking, and it's creating blowback for the Republican Party months later.
Yes, that's right, upon hearing that Frederick Douglass wrote a letter to his ex-master forgiving him, the white guy asked, "[forgiving the slave owner] for giving him [the slave] shelter and food all those years?" Seriously.
"Fishing is like sex in that it can be anywhere from deeply meaningful to just plain fun to participate in, but it’s oddly boring to watch in videos." —John Gierach.We'll see about that. A group of fly fishermen are breaking their silence on the best kept secret in D.C.
If you'd like to learn more about fly fishing, tweet me, and I promise to "hook" you up. If you're lucky enough to live in Washington, D.C., or plan to visit, stop by Fletcher's Boat House to experience the Potomac — rent a row boat, grab a fishing pole, ride a bike. It's awesome. George Washington himself "fished the shad" and they'll be around til June for you to catch and release.