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Doing the wave

posted: May 14, 2022

tl;dr: Why I’m always waving at my fellow vehicular operators...

Reality is more accurate than a model of reality

posted: May 7, 2022

tl;dr: As a pragmatic realist, I have good reasons to doubt all models of reality...

The easiest black trail at Steamboat

posted: April 30, 2022

tl;dr: The article I wish I had read before I tried my first black trail at Steamboat...

Book review: The Lords of Easy Money: How the Federal Reserve Broke the American Economy, by Christopher Leonard

posted: April 26, 2022

tl;dr: Confirms the feelings of anti-Fed folks, but won’t convince the money printers to stop...

Solo female biker

posted: April 23, 2022

tl;dr: I haven’t met many solo female bikers, and I’ll never forget the first...

Where I'd go to college today

posted: April 16, 2022

tl;dr: I’m pretty sure I would not go to Cornell if I was starting college in 2022...

Choosing the wrong college

posted: April 9, 2022

tl;dr: I did not choose the absolute best college to attend, but it doesn’t much matter...

Ski Arizona

posted: April 2, 2022

tl;dr: Surprisingly good skiing coupled with other attractions makes Arizona well worth a trip for skiers, believe it or not...

Moving to Arizona FAQs, part two

posted: March 26, 2022

tl;dr: More questions I am most often asked by others considering moving to Arizona...

Moving to Arizona FAQs, part one

posted: March 19, 2022

tl;dr: Questions I am most often asked by others considering moving to Arizona...