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    Definitely interested in this. When I first...

    Definitely interested in this.
    When I first took Avy 1 a long (long) time ago, it was from Norm Wilson, who was like the Yoda of maritime snow. He was a major figure in that incident having set up...
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    Well that's...large. I'm sure some sheik will buy...

    Well that's...large. I'm sure some sheik will buy that as their LA compound. If I had that coin I'd rather buy an island and a ski resort.
    BTW, an Indian billionaires house is bigger/more...
  3. Holy crap. Glad you are still alive. I was with...

    Holy crap. Glad you are still alive.
    I was with the minimagette all day lapping pow. 18Ē is practically snorkel deep for an 8 year old girl but she tore it up.
  4. Well this is a whole sordid tale behind the bear....

    Well this is a whole sordid tale behind the bear. I guess they are making a movie about it...
  5. I'll be around. I don't own any longboards...

    I'll be around. I don't own any longboards though.
    And I'll have an 8 year old girl in tow in the morning. What's considered longboard for someone 50" tall?
  6. So does this mean they are going to continue the...

    So does this mean they are going to continue the covid-era checks to go up past the lower lot next year? Bravo if so.
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    This. Over 2M became eligible yesterday vs 1.2...

    This. Over 2M became eligible yesterday vs 1.2 who will on April 15 so as far as demand goes, yesterday's phase expansion is a much bigger deal.
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    That is definitely us. We have been spending like...

    That is definitely us. We have been spending like crazy on our Alaska card + have a credit from a trip canceled this time last year + the yearly buddy ticket. We could do multiple family trips with...
  9. That was a petty tedious process. For the...

    That was a petty tedious process.
    For the counter edging, first I nailed the strip on all the way around then had to glue each 3' stretch one day at a time. First bending it around the counter with...
  10. Making a space to build shit with my own two hands.

    Iím a maker. Iíve dabbled in electronics, making weird musical instruments, wearables (costumes), art for Burning Man, wine/beer making, etc. When we first moved into our house, the only workspace...
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    https://www.advisory.com/en/daily-briefing/2021/03...

    https://www.advisory.com/en/daily-briefing/2021/03/04/vaccine-transmission#:~:text=Marc%20Lipsitch%20and%20Rebecca%20Kahn,%25%2C%20possibly%20considerably%20more.%22

    Vaccines most definitely...
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    We made a thing that just got an EUA...

    We made a thing that just got an EUA...
  13. Pro tips for the Estes rockets... #1 Replace the...

    Pro tips for the Estes rockets...
    #1 Replace the tissue wadding in the rocket with either firecrackers or bottle rocket engines. Bunch them together enough so they will just fit in the rocket tube....
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    Dakota oil fields?

    Dakota oil fields?
  15. Had bad sleep last night due to daughter having...

    Had bad sleep last night due to daughter having an allergy attack at 4am so we didn't make it up until almost 11 today. Alpental lots full so rolled over to west and hit wildside till 1 with no lines...
  16. Next level avy control when even the helicopter...

    Next level avy control when even the helicopter won't be enough.
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    Grew up with a German Short Hair/Great Dane mix I...

    Grew up with a German Short Hair/Great Dane mix I now just refer to as "the fucked up dog" because of all the shit that went down in his life.
    - Got into the trash and aspirated a chicken bone. Had...
  18. Been way too long since I've been to UT but my...

    Been way too long since I've been to UT but my two food memories of there are:
    Going to The Mayan during the maggot Gordy camp takeover where you could get your burrito with a side of cliff diving...
  19. I don't have any dog in this fight but this guy...

    I don't have any dog in this fight but this guy speaks the truth. As someone who grew up skiing Tahoe in the 70's and 80's, a 25 minute lift line was a really good weekend day. Shit, before express...
  20. Sounds good. Will be there.

    Sounds good. Will be there.
  21. Well shit, I was going to go up Wednesday but...

    Well shit, I was going to go up Wednesday but you've changed my mind. I will be there (sans family for once).
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    Re new nCOV-19 variants, once again Derek lays it...

    Re new nCOV-19 variants, once again Derek lays it out in an effective manner: https://blogs.sciencemag.org/pipeline/archives/2021/01/27/vaccination-against-the-new-variants-real-world-data

    The...
  23. They really groomed the crap out of the lower...

    They really groomed the crap out of the lower mountain today. Surprisingly good grooming for Alpy too. Nash was some of the best packed powder I’ve seen in a while and lines weren’t bad at all...
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    So here’s a question. I do know rocket biology,...

    So here’s a question. I do know rocket biology, or at least I’ve hooked my middle manager self to people who do kick ass rocket biology. I’m sitting on an ever growing pile of options grants. ISOs...
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    Likely the former. I really don't think the 5G...

    Likely the former.
    I really don't think the 5G conspiracy crowd is smart enough to be worried about the latter reason, which you are right as being the thing that we should worry about.
  26. Strangely empty today on the padded seats. Rolled...

    Strangely empty today on the padded seats. Rolled into lot 4 at 9:30 and parked nearly up front. Hardly a line all day. Moment of the day on first lap up top and my 8 yo daughter exclaimed "dada,...
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    Not an expert but I definitely don't think he's a...

    Not an expert but I definitely don't think he's a wack job. There was a cool article about this a few years ago: https://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/article/endogenous-retroviruses/
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    Not sure if this is what you meant but a club...

    Not sure if this is what you meant but a club certainly exists:
    https://www.survivorcorps.com/
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    JFC. OK, let's try this again. The immune...

    JFC. OK, let's try this again.
    The immune system, the immune response, and disease transmission and progression are never a black or white process. There are always shades of grey as it is...
  30. There is nothing wrong with physical training and...

    There is nothing wrong with physical training and no, it doesn't inherently lead one to become a neo-nazi type. The problem, and I think the point of that article, is that the Internet, more...
  31. Good article. To me it's like the general...

    Good article. To me it's like the general environment discussed in that article coupled with social media and it's influencer business model created a million wanna be Tyler Durdens, except they...
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    Can't vouch for the content of the book but my...

    Can't vouch for the content of the book but my former grad school prof, who is a covid log hauler, wrote a book about it and home care when you get it:...
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    I'm half Persian so cultural law dictates I drink...

    I'm half Persian so cultural law dictates I drink black tea in a glass (never ceramic) with tons of sugar. Maybe some mint added as well.
    Stash Double Bergamont is my prime game. Buy boxes with 100...
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    Bears are solitary and aren't packed 100,000...

    Bears are solitary and aren't packed 100,000 together in small cages in a farm so no one gives a shit if bears get it from a public health perspective. The problem with minks is the 100,000 times the...
  35. Checking in for lot 4 and the padded seats!

    Checking in for lot 4 and the padded seats!
  36. Sweet, going to pile on in this bitch thread just...

    Sweet, going to pile on in this bitch thread just for the fun of it. Granted I don't live in CA or visit Tahoe much anymore but grew up in the Bay and skiing there and lived in Truckee for 5 years....
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    Good article in this, including the test we've...

    Good article in this, including the test we've been developing in the NYT yesterday:...
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    Took a fall loop trip around a bit of WA this...

    Took a fall loop trip around a bit of WA this past weekend. Started Saturday with a quick skin up Stevens to ski grass and bushes with everyone else.
    Then found some good fall color out the Lake...
  39. I also skied bushes and grass at Stevens on...

    I also skied bushes and grass at Stevens on Saturday. Service road up to the bottom of Tye Mill was OK. Skid Road to ridge was sub-optimal. Ridge up to Jupiter was good. Biking Sage Hills outside...
  40. Thread: cool homes

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    Wish I could swing this right now:...

    Wish I could swing this right now:
    https://www.zillow.com/homedetails/240-Reuben-Johnson-Rd-Pt-Ludlow-WA-98365/2078562101_zpid/

    Pretty much exactly what we would want for a retirement place....
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    I don't know. Not really buying this too much....

    I don't know. Not really buying this too much. I'm sure their data is accurate and all but my gut feeling is the epidemiology just doesn't bear this out. If fomites were a big source of transmission,...
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    Ooh. Time for a bioprocess engineering nerd out...

    Ooh. Time for a bioprocess engineering nerd out (specialty of my Masterís degree)Ö

    I've been in a few FB discussions with people knowledgeable including a former Prof who basically invented the...
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    3 out of 30k means that 30k might experience...

    3 out of 30k means that 30k might experience those symptoms when the vaccine is rolled out to 300M.
    Or if there is a severe adverse event that happens to 1 in 100k taking a vaccine, a Phase 3 with...
  44. Not sure who has the biggest balls; the Capitan...

    Not sure who has the biggest balls; the Capitan of that ship or the guy in the dozer
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    I guess this is how the rich do Covid schooling:...

    I guess this is how the rich do Covid schooling:
    https://m.fourseasons.com/puntamita/services-and-amenities/schoolcations/

    The highlights:
    The Resort’s poolside Screen Doctor will clean guests'...
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    Wow, you can really see the effect of July 4th on...

    Wow, you can really see the effect of July 4th on air quality with that thing. Plot PM2.5 for LA for 20 years and there is a big red line running down the plot right at 7/4. Similar (but only yellow)...
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    Wtf art car is that? Mini me version of Mayan...

    Wtf art car is that? Mini me version of Mayan warrior?
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    Also not looking good for divegirl's parents...

    Also not looking good for divegirl's parents condo (circled in green). They are holding the line right now but it could go any time. Hoping for the best but expecting the worst. :(

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  50. Fucking phone. I try to edit one little thing and...

    Fucking phone. I try to edit one little thing and it deletes the whole post.
    I have the link to his NV voter info which has full name and address. Not going to post it in the open forum but if...
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