I’ve talked to all kinds of fishing enthusiasts and one constant topic of discussion is the various hooks they like to use. Often they’ll lament that this hook or that hook isn’t sharp enough or lacks consistent setting ability. Imagine what fisherman in times gone by would make of our modern hooks.
A recent Live Science article sheds a little light on what types of gear ice age man may have carried around on his hunting and fishing excursions. It makes me think twice before complaining about modern conveniences.