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Last month marks the seventh anniversary of my Vancouver Island black bear hunt, and I have every reason to celebrate. I embarked on the adventure in early June 2006, shortly after learning I had ALS. Statistics show that most ALS patients die within five years of diagnosis. Not only am I still Read More…

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I’ve got a decent-sized family (a wife and three kis, plus a dog), so I’m always on the lookout for a good, large tent for camping and such. Right now, I’m using the eight-man Cabela’s Alaskan Guide tent, which has been fantastic so far but I’ve never slept more than Read More…

The Declaration of Independence. Painting by John Trumbull. Source: Flickr via ooocha

Barry Ritholz has a pulled together a great collection of quotes from the Founding Fathers. And because these quotes belong to all of us, I’m going to do do something I wouldn’t normally do and steal them all. “We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, Read More…