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I was told stories by my uncles about serving in World War II, how they would try to keep themselves warm with newspapers. So what did the fine people of Pensacola do this summer? They passed a ...
by jpmassar
Comment Count 89 comments on Mon Feb 10, 2014 at 02:56 PM PST with 161 Recommends
I lost a large hunk of my heart to the watery blue depths of the Boundary Waters Wilderness Canoe Area more than two decades ago. In those far northern reaches of Minnesota, where the water gently ...
by Polly Syllabic
Comment Count 82 comments on Sun Mar 04, 2012 at 10:01 AM PST with 64 Recommends
Every day is a new day and with that, a new opportunity. EVERYONE is welcome and please join us each morning at 7:30 AM PACIFIC to tell us what you're working on, share your show & tell , vent, ...
by paradise50
Comment Count 318 comments on Thu Sep 13, 2012 at 07:30 AM PDT with 63 Recommends
This is what people did in Greece when they protested economic injustice. This is what people did in Oakland.
by jpmassar
Comment Count 21 comments on Mon Feb 13, 2012 at 07:39 PM PST with 59 Recommends
National parks seem to be run according to the privatized business model that guides health insurance companies: raise rates and reduce services. Over the past decade or so, the entrance fees and ...
by Ojibwa
Comment Count 27 comments on Thu Apr 26, 2012 at 03:25 PM PDT with 53 Recommends
This diary voluntarily removed; if anyone would like me to resend to their email, let me know. Apparently, someone didn't like my take or spiel on Native American history and I'd rather not quibble ...
by richholtzin
Comment Count 49 comments on Wed Jan 23, 2013 at 07:51 AM PST with 50 Recommends
A daily series, Connect! Unite! Act! seeks to create face-to-face networks in each congressional district. Groups ...
by paradise50
Comment Count 184 comments on Thu Apr 10, 2014 at 07:30 AM PDT with 47 Recommends
(Sorry for the length but it wanted to give you as clear an idea about how much thought was put into trying to make it as anti-hospital like and normal as possible.) Last month, I wrote about the ...
by cohenzee
Comment Count 26 comments on Wed Apr 29, 2015 at 07:00 PM PDT with 39 Recommends
Gotcha! :) What, let me guess, you clicked on this post because you absolutely LOVE Monterey Bay like we do? Or do you simply hate lurkers? Or are you retired, like we are, and spend a ...
by divineorder
Comment Count 47 comments on Sat Aug 04, 2012 at 02:12 PM PDT with 39 Recommends
One summer long ago, four city lads got behind the wheel of a big honking Ford and went "camping", with a fortress made of beer cases. No doubt kids are still doing it today. http://...
by samsoneyes
Comment Count 29 comments on Thu Jul 10, 2014 at 08:22 AM PDT with 37 Recommends
The old guy with his head stuck under the hood of an early 80s pickup waved or flagged me down, I'm not sure which. I wanted to know about the road conditions ahead anyway so I stopped. As soon as I ...
by ban nock
Comment Count 21 comments on Sat Jun 07, 2014 at 04:57 AM PDT with 33 Recommends
While the campgrounds in Glacier National Parks are closed until May, winter camping is allowed in the Apgar Picnic Area. The nice thing about winter camping is that it is free. On April 1, it ...
by Ojibwa
Comment Count 9 comments on Sat Apr 04, 2015 at 07:28 AM PDT with 31 Recommends
Many disregard the false prophets like Camping and Glenn Beck as little more than insane but ultimately harmless crackpots. Not so. A California woman named Lyn Benedetto was one of ...
by fthomas
Comment Count 47 comments on Wed May 25, 2011 at 12:12 PM PDT with 31 Recommends
The 2015 EPIC Glacier National Park Meet Up will be held on June 26, 27, 28 . We’ll center the activities out of the Apgar area on the west side of the Park.
by Ojibwa
Comment Count 18 comments on Sun Mar 22, 2015 at 09:52 AM PDT with 27 Recommends
Hunters have a self depreciating term for an unsuccessful hunt, they call it "hiking with a gun". It helps to have a sense of humor if you're going to take so much time sleeping in winter conditions,
by ban nock
Comment Count 34 comments on Sun Nov 30, 2014 at 05:46 AM PST with 27 Recommends
Two interesting student projects: Veronica Santos and Julia Parreiras from Belo Horizonte, Brazil make solar water purifiers using recycled plastic bottles and snack food bags turned inside out. ...
by gmoke
Comment Count 9 comments on Tue May 20, 2008 at 08:50 PM PDT with 27 Recommends
The Daily Bucket is a place where we can post and exchange our observations about the natural happenings in our neighborhoods. Birds, bugs, blossoms and more - each notation is a record that we can ...
by Polly Syllabic
Comment Count 64 comments on Fri Dec 21, 2012 at 08:05 AM PST with 24 Recommends
Apparently more people than ever before are trying out winter camping. 8^) As a companion piece to Rule Of Law's excellent post,
by markdd
Comment Count 44 comments on Thu Oct 20, 2011 at 08:41 PM PDT with 24 Recommends
I've been doing a "bucket list" trip with my dad each spring, for the last 4-5 years. Last year we got rained out of a planned trip to Montana'...
by erratic
Comment Count 42 comments on Thu Mar 10, 2011 at 07:42 PM PST with 24 Recommends
by webranding
Comment Count 39 comments on Wed Jul 01, 2009 at 07:02 AM PDT with 24 Recommends