Category Archives: Soapbox

ReChaco

ReDuce, ReUse, ReCycle, ReChaco. Seriously awesome. Chaco will take your busted shoes and repair them. If it falls under warranty, it’s even free. I bought my Chacos (Z2) several years ago (2002? 2003?) while in New Mexico. $85, the most … Continue reading

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INAUGURATION EVE!

Can we say excited!?! They’re going to put the live coverage of the inauguration tomorrow in our auditorium so we can all watch.

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Not One Damn Dime Day!

Since our religious leaders will not speak out against the war in Iraq, since our political leaders don’t have the moral courage to oppose it, Inauguration Day, Thursday, January 20th, 2005 is “Not One Damn Dime Day” in America. On … Continue reading

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Now What?

Let’s just say, this week has been long, tiring, draining and very frustrating. So many people I know, people I care about and respect, have been seriously considering moving out of the country. Canada and Costa Rica seem to be … Continue reading

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VOTE

I voted…did YOU? Today is the day! Get out and make a difference! VOTE! VOTE! VOTE! My friend Pete is still out biking through Arizona making sure people get to the polls. Here’s the emails about his journey. Thanks Pete, … Continue reading

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Work, Winter, Baseball

Let’s see. So much chaos in the past few weeks. Chris put in his two-weeks notice the end of last month so Tina and I were subjected to an intensive two-week course on Chris’ job (Bioacoustic Technician. We’re not taking … Continue reading

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Bike Tour Arizona: Vote for Change

Well, we all know the election is coming up. A friend of mine who I went to Costa Rica with during college is doing an awesome wonderful thing with a couple of his buddies to help spread the word and … Continue reading

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Paddle the Pier

8:30 am on Sunday, September 12 marks the time and date of a really really cool event…The Surfrider Annual Paddle Around the Pier. In addition to getting together for this fun time (even if you don’t intend to do the … Continue reading

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General Electric Bad, Home Depot Good

I just wanted to take this space here (since it is my space) to express my displeasure with General Electric. We bought an electric range through Home Depot at the end of December. The range worked perfectly for two weeks … Continue reading

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