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  1. Looks like it was a lot of fun to make!

    Looks like it was a lot of fun to make!
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    Account Manager - digital media/SEM

    We've got a few open positions at my company - jobs in SF and down peninsula. Also know of similar openings in Chicago, plus maybe LA & NY.
    Decent pay - enough to afford living in SF as a...
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    Mike- From one Kailua boy to another (I grew up...

    Mike- From one Kailua boy to another (I grew up on Manono St, just off of Oneawa) I am so sorry to hear cancer is on you. I hope you kick cancer's ass and have a swift recovery with minimal lasting...
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    Thanks for the reminder, just went to Amazon and...

    Thanks for the reminder, just went to Amazon and ordered new sunscreens with Helioplex - not just my usual 85SPF, and not more expensive for the good brands. As a pale kid growing up in Hawaii I was...
  5. There's an imports shop on Hawthorne whose name I...

    There's an imports shop on Hawthorne whose name I can't remember, but they do very reputable work and over half their business is Subies.
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    Also - If you're an Amazon Prime member, get...

    Also - If you're an Amazon Prime member, get their video app - can't mirror across screens, but you can watch a lot of content that is not free anywhere else on your iPad.
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    Evernote is awesome across PC/Mobile/Tablet -...

    Evernote is awesome across PC/Mobile/Tablet - make sure to equip yourself with the Outlook and browser plug ins to send any content to Evernote for future use. Everything lives in the cloud. Free...
  8. I have a pair of skis that are begging for these....

    I have a pair of skis that are begging for these. Dynafits already mounted.
    Shipping plus 6 pack money?
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    I have a 1996 Tacoma 4wd that I adore, but if I...

    I have a 1996 Tacoma 4wd that I adore, but if I had it to do over again (and had parking other than SF street parking) I would have gone the wagon or van plus trailer route.
  10. Here's a pile of ideas from my old stomping...

    Here's a pile of ideas from my old stomping grounds: Along with the above advice, be prepared for drippy and chilly weather. You won't need to carry much food as you'll pass through (and probably eat...
  11. Buddies and I have been going to Wing Ridge,...

    Buddies and I have been going to Wing Ridge, nearby, annually for the past 10 years - what a phenomenal area. The guy who runs WAH just bought out the Wing Ridge and Big Sheep ops as well. Seems like...
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    If you change your mind about Colorado pick up...

    If you change your mind about Colorado pick up only, I can paypal you today and include shipping costs, plus a little for your trouble.
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    the new que billah mixtape, birdshit, is solid....

    the new que billah mixtape, birdshit, is solid. go find it.
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    Senna, the movie about the incredible car racer...

    Senna, the movie about the incredible car racer is out on Netflix instant now. It is awesome.
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    The new mail works great for me and I like it...

    The new mail works great for me and I like it better than the old. Disclosure: I work for Yahoo - not on mail.
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    Here's a shitload of easy to understand charts...

    Here's a shitload of easy to understand charts and explanation about the macro economic issues behind the sentiments of the Occupy Wall Street movement....
  17. This was a lot of fun last year. If I am in town,...

    This was a lot of fun last year. If I am in town, I will definitely be there.
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    I want these. I live in SF now, no hurry to...

    I want these. I live in SF now, no hurry to deliver/pick-up, but I can get you your $60 via paypal or whatever.
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    That is a very productive Denali trip: climb the...

    That is a very productive Denali trip: climb the Cassin, run up and down the South Butt a few times, ski both the Messner and the Orient Express, and put in a new line down the south face. Impressive...
  20. I've scoured the app store and lifehacker and...

    I've scoured the app store and lifehacker and still am not finding anything. Some mag must have a rec from me. I don't mind paying or getting a suite of apps just for the calendar. I wonder if the...
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    Tea Party Debate - rude

    I listened to the Cnn/Tea Party debate today. The audience was rude. Loud booing and shouting matches in the back ground - what a foul audience. In general, the Tea Party seems to project a "my way...
  22. Evernote-like Calendar App for smartphones/tablets?

    Evernote is one of my absolute favorite apps for iPhone/iPad/Laptop - it amazes me how fast and simple it is and how well it works to keep notes filed and syncronized.

    Now I want to do the same...
  23. The train is an option, but it is not the fastest...

    The train is an option, but it is not the fastest or the most schedule flexible. We've identified and corresponded with van-shuttles, but some are booked and some seem to be jerks, so the train is...
  24. The trip is coming together. I leave Friday...

    The trip is coming together. I leave Friday morning and have Saturday as a logistics day in Anchorage. I still need to get a shuttle Sunday to the park for me and my travel partner, plus our bikes,...
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    The US Top Gear sucked pretty hard at first, too,...

    The US Top Gear sucked pretty hard at first, too, but it got better fast. It's not like Top Gear UK was perfect from the start either - they are 14 seasons in now, that is certainly time to work the...
  26. Shralph - any connections would be appreciated...

    Shralph - any connections would be appreciated
    Optimus Prime - Thanks for the PM, it was helpful and insightful
    Others - keep it coming
  27. Thread: Spotify

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    It's like iTunes sharing with a gajillion people...

    It's like iTunes sharing with a gajillion people - the amount of music available is astounding. There is no curation so unlike Pandora there is no suggestion or next song to surprise you and turn you...
  28. I'm working on putting this trip together and...

    I'm working on putting this trip together and could really use some help with a few things:

    1. an outfitter to rent us some of the gear. Shipping bikes and gear to AK is really expensive, so I'd...
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    I've been thinking about an "ultimate commuter"...

    I've been thinking about an "ultimate commuter" lately. I'd love to do an internal 8 speed hub with belt drive and disc brakes, but the classic steal frames that I would want to ride every day don't...
  30. my team needs another Search Marketing pro in SF

    Our San Francisco team is hiring a Senior Account Manager.
    Don't necessarily need search marketing experience, but some data heavy sales or other digital experience is pretty important. We sell to...
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    I took an introductory fly fishing class this...

    I took an introductory fly fishing class this past weekend and it was well worth the $50. http://www.gigharborflyshop.com
    Blake and his team were awesome with me, my 66 year old dad, my 17 year old...
  32. Thank you Wendigo! This is the kind of beta (and...

    Thank you Wendigo! This is the kind of beta (and ride offers) I'm going to need. Not sure about the pack rafts as I have very little experience on rivers, but I like that kind of thinking.

    here's...
  33. Bike Touring in/near Denali Nat'l Park - help needed

    Somehow the idea got in my head of taking a vacation up to the Denali area to bike tour. This is an attractive idea because I've always wanted to spend some time in DNP, don't have a ton of vacation...
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    Bravo! Great TR and great cause.

    Bravo! Great TR and great cause.
  35. To add a little to the context here, I'm not...

    To add a little to the context here, I'm not necessarily talking about manufacturing jobs - I'd love for us to win those back too, but what I was referring to with my example was knowledge economy...
  36. Moving Overseas Outsourcing to the American Midwest

    I'm starting this thread because I posted in another thread about unemployment and wanted to get additional thoughts specific to my comments. Here's the question I replied to:



    Here's what I...
  37. The crushing of midwest economies and the...

    The crushing of midwest economies and the (overdue) coming of nationalized benefits (healthcare, retirement) programs will hopefully reduce the demand for overseas outsourcing. My company has been...
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    As much as I hate it when someone puts on their...

    As much as I hate it when someone puts on their records at a party or when we are on a road trip, I am definitely interested int he story. My feelings for ATCQ are like that first major girlfriend -...
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    Last time I was headed up Hood I backed off...

    Last time I was headed up Hood I backed off because it was warming very fast and I had a bad feeling. I've been up top of that heap over a dozen times, but I was bringing along my brother who had...
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    Nice work. What did you use to create this...

    Nice work. What did you use to create this timelapse?
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    I have seen something like this. In Brazil. ...

    I have seen something like this. In Brazil.
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TLkPjNaSfRs&feature=player_embedded
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    PM rec'd - thanks Khakis! Anybody else have...

    PM rec'd - thanks Khakis!

    Anybody else have suggestions for me on this trip?
    What's the smart way to deal with fishing licenses? I can get those here in the US before I head south, right? If so,...
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    Puerta Vallarta

    Heading to PV in mid-May to chase Dorado and Marlin with my dad and his buddy who keeps a boat down there. Very excited.
    A few questions:
    - what do I need to do to get a fishing license before I...
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    Meadows usually offers a $99ish spring pass...

    Meadows usually offers a $99ish spring pass beginning March 1st or 15th - they stay open until the crowds stop, some years that is late May some it is mid April. Still, way better skiing than T-line.
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    Suez Canal. Gaza Strip. US Foreign Aid and...

    Suez Canal. Gaza Strip. US Foreign Aid and cooperation.
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    You and my dad could form a book club, same exact...

    You and my dad could form a book club, same exact book recs he was talking up over x-mas. I read Lost City of Z and really liked it. I'm taking a break from Roosevelt currently so River of Doubt is...
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    I've skied from the top of Hood just once out of...

    I've skied from the top of Hood just once out of the 15 or so times I climbed that heap. From the south side - above Crater Rock is seldom fun, usually chattery, often crowded, and best for saying...
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    Level 1 Shovel, beacon, probe, avalung backpack...

    Level 1
    Shovel, beacon, probe, avalung backpack
    practice 1-2x/season, hard to find practice buddies, but always get a round of beacon hide-and-seak in during the annual hut trip.
    Looking forward...
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    Wow. Not the summer-fun tubing run I usually...

    Wow. Not the summer-fun tubing run I usually think of the Sandy as. Nice edit, btw.
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    I didn't dig Walking Dead either. I have Lihts...

    I didn't dig Walking Dead either. I have Lihts Out on the DVR, but haven't had a chance to view it yet. Glad to hear good reviews, I'm looking for a new series now that Top Gear USA is going dark...
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