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Hang on to your (cowboy) hats

Hang on to your hat. Your cowboy hat, that is. Because it is the Calgary Marathon pre-race week coming right up. And Calgary is known of course for its cowboys, stampede, and crazy runners. 212 more words


Nostaglia: These Pictures Prove That Summer Was Better in the 50s

Optimistic architecture, beautiful cars, feminine ladies, real men, and no diversity. That was white America in the 1950s. Enjoy the pictures of the past that we have lost. 35 more words

Race yesterday: Interclub Race

Yesterday I ran for my Melbourne Club, Old Scotch,in what is known as The Wise Mini Marathons.11 Clubs compete in a Half Marathon,a 10 Km or 5Km. 337 more words


Making it Real - Running for a Cause

My two daughters and I are excited to be raising funds for charity by running next weekend in the Scotiabank Calgary Charity Challenge. My 12 year old is running the 10k and she is pretty confident she will be breaking 59:59:00. 128 more words


Race: 1.5 Million Missing Black Men

A recent piece of research by the New York Times “Upshot” team that shows a tragic vacancy at the heart of American society: “missing” black men. 40 more words


Marathon Weekend!

Tomorrow, I’ll be running my third marathon in my hometown. The Bayshore Marathon is set in beautiful Traverse City, Michigan, and features an out and back run along the gorgeous Old Mission Peninsula, with breathtaking views of Grand Traverse Bay and the glory of Northern Michigan. 263 more words


Someone at Google Maps thinks Obama is a racist, traitor and usurper

My friend Mark S. McGrew alerted me to a FASCINATING phenomenon on Google Maps.

If you go to Google Maps and type in the following words in the search bar, you’ll get the White House as the result each time: 177 more words