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Thunder Mountain

Thunder Mountain

August 11, 2019

Inexplicably, I’m drawn to the terrain in Kit Carson Country, which is about a hour southwest of Carson City across the state line in California.  So, I chose to explore Thunder Mountain on the edge of the backcountry.  The trail is 8.4 miles round trip, i.e. out and back, with 1775 feet of elevation gain.  […]

Down into the valley we go…

Down into the valley we go…

July 2, 2019

Why did Yousefi and I move to Carson City?  The answer is simple: housing options.  After deciding that we needed a better place to live this past spring, I researched the available properties on the South Shore.  Let’s just say that there isn’t much for working professionals to choose from.  Many of the apartments and […]

The Exploited are playing?  You bet I’ll be there.

The Exploited are playing? You bet I’ll be there.

May 6, 2019

Honestly, I can’t remember the first time I ever heard The Exploited.  Late teens?  Since then, they’ve been one of my favorite old school punk bands along with others acts like Chaos U.K. and G.B.H. The combination of politics, anger, and hooks in their music has long appealed to me, especially when you grow up […]