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jeffrey armbruster (book) - BPL Premium Member

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All Forum Posts by jeffrey armbruster

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"Trump disses McCain in Iowa"
this whole brouha-ha did bring up a pet peeve of mine: false equivalency. trump's racist and anti-veteran remarks are posited as appealing to the tea party "far right" activists in th...

In Chaff » Trump disses McCain in Iowa
July 20, 6:38pm

"Trump disses McCain in Iowa"
I'm not a fan of McCain but Trump's comments are un-effing-acceptable. Trump is a flim flam artist and a charlatan. I won't bother to add IMHO. I also found the swift boating of Kerr...

In Chaff » Trump disses McCain in Iowa
July 19, 9:20pm

"In honor of Bob Gross, buy a foam pad and get 10% off"
what's an FKT? except, way to go Ralph, I did just follow his record attempt, so it must be related...

In Gear Deals » In honor of Bob Gross, buy a foam pad and get 10% off
July 18, 7:33pm

"JMT speed record attempt"
You're a better man than me, Gunga Ralph, in terms of this effort, which I couldn't begin to approach. Congratulations. I may be the better man when it comes to, ummm, sleeping. I'm ...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » JMT speed record attempt
July 15, 2:27pm

"Down jackets for 3 season use - how much down?"
Given that down is way lighter and warmer than the material in a Nano puff or fleece (8 oz.)--wouldn't two more ounces of down obviate the need of a nano, be warmer and save weight? One piece t...

In GEAR » Down jackets for 3 season use - how much down?
July 14, 10:43am

"Down jackets for 3 season use - how much down?"
more down...and leave one mid layer at home. A lightweight down jacket that requires a fleece or another down vest to supplement for warmth just seems wrong. Go big!

In GEAR » Down jackets for 3 season use - how much down?
July 13, 4:48pm

"Trump coming to Phoenix"
Monte wrote: "Maybe I just see him as someone who will deal with violent crime, regardless of race." --I'm not sure how any president can do this. Getting tough--which is what Trum...

In Chaff » Trump coming to Phoenix
July 12, 10:46am

"Trump coming to Phoenix"
As a Democrat I absolutely love Trump! the man is a carnival barker with an explosive vest strapped around his waist. The trigger is his tongue. He's taken the Republican candidates hostage and...

In Chaff » Trump coming to Phoenix
July 11, 9:18pm

"Would you wear this on a Sierra trip?"
I don't understand taking a skimpy rain jacket to save on weight, and then fleece to back it up. Why not one good jacket and leave the fleece at home? Especially 'a super light fleece' ...

In GEAR » Would you wear this on a Sierra trip?
July 10, 5:06pm

"fast drying hat"
too bad these hats do almost nothing in terms of sun protection.

In GEAR » fast drying hat
July 10, 4:53pm

All Reader Reviews by jeffrey armbruster

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Vasque Breeze GTX
These boots really are a breeze on your feet. Unlike another reviewer, I found these boots to have terrific ankle support. However, the deal-killer for me is the relatively narrow toe box. Full disclo...

In Footwear - Boots, Shoes, Gaiters
March 16, 7:35pm