Herbert Hoover once said, “Fishing is much more than fish. It is the great occasion when we may return to the simplicity of our forefathers.”
But Dave Barry disagrees: “Fishing is boring, unless you catch an actual fish, and then it is disgusting.”
Let’s look at our cartoonists’ viewpoints.
from January/February 1994
From April 8, 1961
"You catch me, you throw me back.
You catch me, you throw me back.
Dude, get a life!"
from September/October 2005
"…Hmmm—quite a few fishermen.
Now raise your hand if you’re a golfer."
from July/August 1998
"The doctor put you on a fishing diet?
Are you sure he didn't say fish diet?"
from September/October 1999
"Darn, another boot!"
from March/April 2004