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WhiteWater Adventures

“Left side, Mike, back paddle, back paddle!” yells our WhiteWater Rafting Guide. In rough waters, like these though, hapless Mike, Vietnam Vet, who’s positioned in the front of the craft, is completely deaf to Bob’s instructions. The waves crash over …

Reporting From "Somewhere"

A trail of dust and tracks was all that was left behind as we raced through God’s country on our way to find the Microwave Truck. We’d been stationed somewhere in the lower Adirondacks with a “wife-shot-husband-dead” late breaking news …

The More Things Change…

The More They Stay The Same! This week’s news stories are proving that theory truer than ever! I didn’t pay much attention because I was too young, but when John Lennon, music lyricist, poet and activist, was assissinated on December …

Spread the GoNomad Gospel

The Big D trip I made a few weeks ago is finally up for review at GoNomad.com! This extensive site attracts adventurous writers and travelers from all walks of life: retired ex-patriots, lonesome hitchhikers, suits looking to let loose, and …

Alcohol & Drug Abuse Series

I’m working on another 3-part series on alcohol and drug abuse among highschool kids for Sweeps month. At first I balked at the unorginality of it but then it became clear that this was not another proverbial news story. Our …

No-Good-Rotten-Scalpers

Scalping concert and sports tickets in Tennessee is legal but this is New York State and it’s not suppose to be! Still my friends are shelling out 2-3 times more to see a “U2” performance because all seats were sold …

How The Chaos Theory Really Works

It’s finally raining! Yahhh! That means I don’t have to feel guilty about staying inside and picking up after my messy self instead of being outside when its nice. I start out with good enough intentions at the beginning of …