Middle River Dispatches is a gumbo of posts about fly-fishing, conservation, politics and days afield.

Opinion | I Voted for Trump. And I Sorely Regret It.

I supported the president in dozens of articles, radio and TV appearances. I won’t do it any longer.

Source: Opinion | I Voted for Trump. And I Sorely Regret It.

Opinion | How to Make Fun of Nazis

Don’t respond to fascists with violence. A German town offers some helpful tips.

Source: Opinion | How to Make Fun of Nazis

Florida ‘Jackass’ anglers troll social media and the law struggles to catch them

Video of a group of Gulf Coast men dragging a shark behind a speeding boat has drawn attention to a subculture of anglers that redefines the age-old tradition of trophy pictures.

Source: Florida ‘Jackass’ anglers troll social media and the law struggles to catch them

Donald Trump has no grasp of what it means to be president

U-turns, self-regard and equivocation are not what it takes

Source: Donald Trump has no grasp of what it means to be president

Angry White Boys, by Kevin D. Williamson, National Review

The angry young men of the alt-right don’t know what they want. Neither does anyone else.

Source: Angry White Boys, by Kevin D. Williamson, National Review

Opinion | I can’t sketch a platform for Democrats. This man can.

Will Marshall, who just launched New Democracy, wants Democrats “to reclaim a language of hope and progress.”

Source: Opinion | I can’t sketch a platform for Democrats. This man can.