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Christopher Holden (back2basics) - BPL Lifetime Member

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Re: Re:lisdexic
Denis, I feel your pain. I once got pulled over by a dyslexic police officer. He jumped off his whistle, blew the horse, then tried to give me an IUD. It was a cryin' shame, I tell ya. Chris

In GEAR » back-country kilt
December 24, 6:49pm

Re: 320
James, As far as material goes, you won't be disappointed. I've got last year's Tornado in EXP320 (no hood though) and it's been nice and warm in our recent wet/cold conditions.

In Gear Swap » IceBreaker 320 Conquest Hood
December 21, 12:26am

Re: Re:Not running in trail runners
Ditto. I only walk, but the trail runners are comfortable. I heard I could do a size 14 in Merrell (compared to 15 on Vasque), so I picked up a pair of Brett's old boots off the gear swap. They...

In GEAR » Not running in trail runners
December 21, 12:15am

Dogs & LNT
Mary, The ending of your post reminded me of a few quotes. "If there are no dogs in Heaven, then when I die I want to go where they went." "Dogs are not our whole life, but they...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Dogs and Leave no trace?
December 13, 5:33am

Re: Eco-Crimes Most Wanted List
"I'm curious as to why- just to name a few- Weyerhauser, Kimberly-Clark, Monsanto, Dow Chemical, and all the major oil companies aren't on the list." Because it's a lot che...

In Chaff » Eco-Crimes Most Wanted List
December 11, 2:06pm

Re: Re: Frontier Pro update
"As for sucking to prime the Pro -- might your wife find that disgusting? :) " The fun part is explaining the importance of swallowing, as spitting it out deprives her of important flu...

In GEAR » Platypus Clean Stream
December 04, 11:10pm

Re: Re: OK, Fess Up! How Many of You...
Hah! I've come to realize it's more about function than it is UL. UL can improve function at times, but we each have to decide where to compromise. See my post suggesting using a metal film...

In GEAR » OK, Fess Up! How Many of You...
December 04, 10:47pm

Re: OK, Fess Up! How Many of You...
Do I get to charge your insurance a few hundred bucks an hour if I can get your new purchase to make you feel all warm and fuzzy? I've been looking at the Double Rainbow, but need to unload s...

In GEAR » OK, Fess Up! How Many of You...
December 04, 10:33pm

Re: 13 songs
Mike, The watch is more for my leaving and returning... knowing what time it is in relation to a store's opening/closing, coordinating transpotation, etc. Aside from that, it isn't used du...

In Philosophy & Technique » Music and Backpacking
December 04, 9:51pm

Re: Music and Backpacking
"It's just that sometimes having some tunes around at the end of the day, with a little whiskey is a nice closure for the day. What do you all think???" "Slow ride... take it ...

In Philosophy & Technique » Music and Backpacking
December 04, 8:26pm

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