August 2009

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76 articles in August 2009

Spending some time tonight helping Mary with a design project we're working on, plus getting a bid out for a company in Minneapolis. Busy busy! … although we could still stand to be busier, so if you're looking for a web or print designer with a great portfolio, think of …

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The Survivor, by John Harris, has been one of the best of the presidential biographies I've read. I read recently that it was considered one of the most accurate books about what it felt like and what happened inside the Clinton White House by by some of his insiders. The …

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I just finished our last show here in Ashland–Much Ado About Nothing. This might be the first Shakespeare I read, back as a freshman in high school. Seeing it was very fun, though I had a problem with their artistic choice to set the play in 1945 Italy. My problem …

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Apparently this well-preserved mining town is where they filmed the movie of Jesse James’ robbery of the Northfield Bank.  What was wrong with filming in Northfield? The town totally looks like it could be in the 1880s. (Having gone to college in Northfield, MN, I am perhaps a little biased.)

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I parted with my iPhone for obvious reasons. So I don’t have much of a record of the trip. But this was shot on the part ofthe river we did.  The video shows some of the bigger rapids we went through, from the point of view of the boat. And …

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OK, so it wasn't the Rogue River, it was the Klamath. But it was still pretty incredible! We got started early, and had an hour+ drive to the put-in spot. There were four of us on the inflatable boat, well secured in our helmets and life jackets. After a few …

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