Stray Cast: Dan McNeil & early ice

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It only seems apt to run the Stray Cast here.

After all, this Web log is named for the Stray Cast, which has snapped off the end of the outdoors column in the Sun-Times on Wednesdays since April 2, 2003.

Here’s today’s:

Dan McNeilcoming back to sports-talk radio is like fishing early ice.


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