Ep. 232: How You Get to be a Big ‘Ol Bear, Plus an Interview with Don Trump Jr.

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2h35m

Steven Rinella talks with Clay Newcomb, Rick Smith, Seth Morris, Janis Putelis, and Donald Trump Jr.

Topics discussed: Federal blaze orange laws; blood trailing dogs as an ethical tool for recovery; all the songs written about Jani and skiing; fish rigor and how AK’s Fish and Game has it dialed; Steve and Seth’s new TV special, Deep Drop Boyz; how cave art puts a smile on Rick’s face; the definition of a therianthrope; elk esophogi replacing radiator hoses; a hatchling in a car part crossing state lines; theories of where brass tacks comes from and how Steve’s ideas are invalid according to Wikipedia; Rick’s conflict between filming bears and filming bear hunts for the MeatEater TV show; a new slogan: don’t eat bacon, hunt black bear; the interesting story of the unsuccessful hunt; The Eagle’s spotting abilities and far away calls; a willow-choked hellhole; a hot tip off on being wary of the person who wants to do too much stuff in too little time; and Steve talks to Don Trump Jr. about early hunting influences, public land access, sometimes disagreeing with dad, and more.

 

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