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jeffrey armbruster (book) - BPL Premium Member

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All Forum Posts by jeffrey armbruster

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"SC Governor is So Wrong!"
Ben's logic is: all evil in the world must be abolished and atoned for before the confederate flag can come down, otherwise there's hypocrisy...and god forbid there should be hypocrisy! why...

In Chaff » SC Governor is So Wrong!
July 06, 10:40am

"JMT speed record attempt"
Ralph: are you thinking of acclimating at all before you begin? Spend a few days at 10,00-11,00 feet, then start? Heck, put it off and spend a two makes a difference.

In Speed Hiking and Fastpacking » JMT speed record attempt
July 05, 10:37pm

"SC Governor is So Wrong!"
So Ben, after all this, at the end of the day, you're going to proudly fly that confederate flag with an easy conscience. Just as you did going in to this discussion. And that's why it&#...

In Chaff » SC Governor is So Wrong!
July 05, 5:44pm

"Black Monday?"
Yes Paul Krugman was skeptical about the whole Euro thing from the beginning precisely because it didn't allow flexible monetary responses to different countries' different circumstances. A...

In Chaff » Black Monday?
July 01, 10:29pm

"Gear and hot car"
I have a Honda crv. I returned from one hike to discover the spare tire on the back had exploded. Apparently, it happened only a half hour or so before I arrived: people in the parking lot told me ...

In GEAR » Gear and hot car
June 30, 11:36pm

"Gear and hot car"
Double indemnity: get maximum insurance on that Pinto. Park it at Tuolomne Meadows. Bear breaks in and eats your car seat. Collect insurance. ummm, $12.43 blue book value.

In GEAR » Gear and hot car
June 30, 1:33pm

"Ultralight Coffee Options"
Actually I've never brewed my own coffee from Starbucks beans, so maybe that's different. I've only had Starbucks coffee from their own outlets. Peet's tends to be more roasted stil...

In GEAR » Ultralight Coffee Options
June 29, 8:47pm

"Ultralight Coffee Options"
"I think Starbucks purposefully burns their beans in a misguided effort to give it more character." The original owners of Starbucks learned their trade from Alfred Peet here in Berkel...

In GEAR » Ultralight Coffee Options
June 29, 8:16pm

"Marriage Equality"
I think that Craig's friend's answer is plain and succinct. Keith, we have to accept the reality that we're sexual beings. Paul does: "better to marry than to burn". Sexual...

In Chaff » Marriage Equality
June 28, 10:42pm

"PNW rain footwear... recommendations, please..."
So I'm going to be considered old school and wrong...possibly true...but I do keep my feet dry wearing light gore-tex boots and MLD event (2 1/2 ounces a pair!) gaiters in wet conditions--inclu...

In GEAR » PNW rain footwear... recommendations, please...
June 28, 7:53pm

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