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Don’t Stop Thinking About Windows

For all those people who’ve never seen a Quick Time movie before, we’ve converted the 10-second clip of the Apocalypse reunion to Windows Media Player .avi format. It is a...
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Going Up In The World: The Apocalypse Reunion

On June 21,1984, having recently turned 20, I broke up the band I’d been in since I was… well, since I was 8 years old and told everyone that I...
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Drunk Skiing

From the hard-core Canadian magazine Skiier. “According to the Associated Press, everything we suspected about British ski tourists is absolutely true. Of all the 18- to 24-year olds surveyed, more...
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Friday Thoughts…

It took old media over 500 years, from the advent of the printing press on down through to the present day to produce so magnificent a bore as, say, Frank...
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A Cyberspace Record?

A post in The Pub about the Nokia hand-held Internet Tablet serves to remind just how increasingly wired this world is becoming. I don’t carry something quite as light as...
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Never Write Off Winter

That’s the lesson from Friday’s post bemoaning the spring-like temperatures in the Catskills. My friends back in New York spent yesterday snuggled indoors (if they were smart) as the City...
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Despite Deaths, The Snow Must Go On…

This has not been a good month for Hunter Mountain, the “Ski Bowl” where I spend every daylight hour of my winter weekends. (When I’m in the States, that is.)...
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Truth and Consequences

“There was a moment in that night (twelve hours of trudging through single digit cold across nearly twenty miles of energy sapping snow and ice), a fulcrum point, when we...
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