Topics: Don Barone

KVD & the caveman

Jun 9, 2008

David "Happy" White, a guy who needs 15 letters to be known, was about to fix something for 3-letter KVD that he had NEVER fixed before.

Bass Babies

Jun 9, 2008

I'm going to a Baby Shower. It's a celebration of two new faces about to arrive, a baby shower for Julia Kennedy and Jennifer Lowen.

Life, luck & P.J.

Jun 8, 2008

From the tournament stage, straight to his truck, Paul Hirosky headed north to be with his wife and baby boy. Baby Paul Joseph Hirosky was two months premature.

Through the wringer

Jun 7, 2008

This maybe the greatest invention in the world. You bring stinky clothes to a stranger, the stranger gives them back to you un-stunk and folded. Magic.

Catfish and Bowman

May 28, 2008

whenever a boss talks to me I point my eyes their way, bite my lip, and pull at various clothes and appendages. I squirm too.

A Connecticut Yankee In Ray Scott's Court

Mar 19, 2008

Slightly unprepared for the cold and wind DB covers the Classic for the first time ever on the water. Exposed to the elements, Don is humbled by the dedication and determination of the Classic anglers.


Feb 24, 2008

While covering the 2008 Bassmaster Classic DB finds himself surrounded by the sports youngest fans.

Down Yonder to that UFO

Feb 23, 2008

Heavy fog and a messed up fast food order can't keep DB from covering the WBT. Don watches as 12 of the best female anglers prepare for launch.

What to Ask, What NOT to ask

Feb 21, 2008

Learning curves are all part of covering his first Classic. Don finds out that media days are not held inside a locker room, and the questions anglers really want to be asked.

Basically Screwed

Feb 20, 2008

It's Practice Day for the 50 Elite anglers. That's what the PR people are calling it in the hand out they gave me when I stumbled upon the media center while out hunting for something to eat.