Wednesday, June 20, 2012

Video Preview: Midnight Frog Gigging in the Muck

Posted By on Wed, Jun 20, 2012 at 9:08 AM

In today's edition of Boise Weekly, reporter Randy King educates readers on frog gigging (frog hunting with a spear), how to do it (through the swamp muck) and why (because frog legs are damn good).

King, who is known for his hunter-gatherer-chef excursions (remember his rattlesnake roadkill meal?), took BW New Media Czar Josh Gross and myself on a walk through the swamps of Nampa in search of a good meal. As it turns out, I'm no frog killer (cue squeamish girl squeals) but King and Gross picked up my slack, bagging a total of six frogs.

King fried up the spoils of our trip and brought them in to BWHQ for lunch Tuesday:


And for a deeper look inside the dark, murky, swampy, smelly world of frog gigging in Nampa, check out this video:

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