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jeffrey armbruster (book) - BPL Premium Member

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About Me bookseller. nordic skier. backpacker.
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All Forum Posts by jeffrey armbruster

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"Thoughts on new REI EVRGRN line, catalogs, offers and light polluting tents..."
I'll stipulate that I hate loud music being broadcast while I'm hiking or camping in the wilderness, and all the rest. Or I would, if it had ever happened. I understand that other people ha...

In GEAR » Thoughts on new REI EVRGRN line, catalogs, offers and light polluting tents...
June 24, 7:19pm

"Thoughts on new REI EVRGRN line, catalogs, offers and light polluting tents..."
"there's a slim chance that people I may not like will invade my personal wilderness space, and it's REI's fault." Hmmmm. First world problem. I've been hiking around t...

In GEAR » Thoughts on new REI EVRGRN line, catalogs, offers and light polluting tents...
June 24, 6:44pm

"Obamacare. It's awesome."
Also: you can chose not to buy a new car if it's too pricey, or a vacuum etc. That's part of the free market: the freedom not to buy. Prices are then adjusted accordingly as a response. But...

In Chaff » Obamacare. It's awesome.
June 24, 10:43am

"SC Governor is So Wrong!"
Nikki Haley is recognizing the zeitgeist: now, suddenly, is the appropriate time to put that flag in a museum and take it down from places of power. (Actually forty years ago, at least was the appr...

In Chaff » SC Governor is So Wrong!
June 24, 10:20am

"BG and the Demise of BPL"
and that article is...? I'm completely in the dark about how any of this started.

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » BG and the Demise of BPL
June 23, 10:22pm

"SC Governor is So Wrong!"
"at some point we need to stop erasing our history". Wow. I thought that the problem is that we can't escape from this particular nightmare of history. I don't think that Holl...

In Chaff » SC Governor is So Wrong!
June 23, 6:12pm

"Camping to close for comfort"
all things being equal, I'll camp away from people. But I have to say that I really don't mind if others camp close to my tent, as long as they're reasonable. I'm not sure how much ...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Camping to close for comfort
June 23, 1:30pm

"SC Governor is So Wrong!"
After the latest church shooting, the American flag and the State flag were at half mast. The confederate flag was not. Flags are symbols. The people who act all innocent about what the flag means ...

In Chaff » SC Governor is So Wrong!
June 22, 9:29pm

"SC Governor is So Wrong!"
World 2 Ben:it's 2015. Try thinking this through from the perspective of the other person. Hey, while you're at it, walk that mile in another man's moccasins carrying the flag of the Wa...

In Chaff » SC Governor is So Wrong!
June 22, 7:13pm

"Shelter/Tarp vs. Free Standing Tent: HMG Echo / Yama Cirriform vs. Big Agnes Flycreek UL"
I've used a Fly Creek for years. I've always found it to be bombproof. I'm not sure of the definition of a windstorm, but I've been in several pretty powerful storms with high winds...

In GEAR » Shelter/Tarp vs. Free Standing Tent: HMG Echo / Yama Cirriform vs. Big Agnes Flycreek UL
June 22, 4:03pm

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