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    About halfway through Sneaky...

    About halfway through Sneaky Pete....entertaining.

    A lot of people like to claim they were SpecOps in our military. I don't call them out but ask a couple of questions that only people that have...
  2. Still waiting for an MRI....from my military...

    Still waiting for an MRI....from my military service I get "almost free" health coverage but it sure seems like you get what you pay for. I called the Dr. office yesterday and they said the MRI...
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    Iím family, right? [emoji41] Sent from my...

    Iím family, right? [emoji41]


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    So, a few questions..... Is it just your...

    So, a few questions.....

    Is it just your family on the boat? Skiing pictures infer there's at least one other group with you.

    Did you put this together or is this a curated trip where all...
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    Following... My 2 favorite pastimes in one TR!

    Following...

    My 2 favorite pastimes in one TR!
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    Just seeing this csprings... Positive vibes to...

    Just seeing this csprings...

    Positive vibes to you. I was lucky when I suffered a TPFx...it was a clean break and not a compression. Only required 2 screws and no plate. Had the hardware removed...
  7. Still waiting to get an MRI for the knee. ...

    Still waiting to get an MRI for the knee. Haven't skied in 8 days and it really isn't any better (or any worse). If possible, we'll ride some dirt this summer. Don't know about your place but the...
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    My thinking was that people had already posted...

    My thinking was that people had already posted that since GMA had already announced she was done, the spoiler could have been that she won...so not exactly a dead giveaway.
  9. ^ Nice. All of those trails skied real nice 8...

    ^ Nice. All of those trails skied real nice 8 days ago.
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    I don't get the love for Citizen Kane. Not the...

    I don't get the love for Citizen Kane. Not the best movie ever IMO.

    Spoiler alert...don't scroll down if you don't know.
  11. There's supposed to be an "e" at the end of...

    There's supposed to be an "e" at the end of minutiae
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    Lighten up a little.... I never said the US...

    Lighten up a little....

    I never said the US was great. But unlike most on this thread, I have lived in other countries for extended periods. I have a first-hand appreciation for the differences...
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    Different kind of happy...there's a reason we...

    Different kind of happy...there's a reason we left Yurp. Didn't want the gubmint controlling our lives.

    There's a different reason why those that can afford it come to the US and pay for their...
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    Bumping this to keep it on page 1....
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    Do you know how taxes are structured in those...

    Do you know how taxes are structured in those countries? I think you would be a little hesitant to promote their system if you knew.

    Hint: for the most part they have a flat tax rate (not...
  16. And a few more mags that I left off my list:...

    And a few more mags that I left off my list:
    speedfreak
    MrsG
    GuyInShorts
    MisterMoose
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    Shoulda taken more math in college :) the...

    Shoulda taken more math in college :) the difference between K-12 and K-16 is more than 2 years....

    A lot of people like to point to the Euro model where college is free. But is it really? I...
  18. So....I did leave off a few people on my list and...

    So....I did leave off a few people on my list and they are not going to let me hear the end of it...

    MMP who I text with almost daily and skied with a bunch. Sorry my friend. Just too close....
  19. Dude, you said about 96 and he offered...

    Dude, you said about 96 and he offered 99...that's 3mm difference. And 170 is damn close to 172. And the price is killer. Get a grip....
  20. As promised, here's a wrap-up/summary of my...

    As promised, here's a wrap-up/summary of my season. Despite the lure of going higher, I'm seeing the doctor tomorrow to get on the way to getting my knee repaired and hopefully don't lose the whole...
  21. Nice pics Bucket! 'twas indeed a lovely day at...

    Nice pics Bucket! 'twas indeed a lovely day at the mighty K. We also skied Bunny Buster and were surprised at that first fairway that wasn't very visible from behind a slight rise. Apologies to...
  22. And thanks again to you for gifting me those...

    And thanks again to you for gifting me those vouchers to Ragged. One of many great days I had this season.
  23. Oh to be young again :) As skiJ noted, I'm...

    Oh to be young again :)

    As skiJ noted, I'm hanging on by a thread.

    Day 100: Killington, VT (Ikon pass)

    Rode up from Magic with my neighbor BH who admitted he actually has a TGR...
  24. I can tell you that when they opened in SS, their...

    I can tell you that when they opened in SS, their beer selection was an embarrassment compared to the SoBTV store. Both stores have their fair share of hot soccer moms in yoga pants so there's...
  25. Mitch Hedberg channeling through this cat....

    Mitch Hedberg channeling through this cat....
  26. Yeah, definitely a long slog. Still buzzing from...

    Yeah, definitely a long slog. Still buzzing from our day at da Loaf. Will definitely be back next year.


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  27. Right on! You brought the snow the first time...

    Right on!

    You brought the snow the first time you came, we're counting on you to repeat that trick.
  28. I think the price on those Rustlers is too high. ...

    I think the price on those Rustlers is too high. Sierra had brand new 188s (with the Sheeva topsheet) for $299 earlier this year.

    Other mags with many more posts have sold similar skis for quite...
  29. Thanks brother. When you coming back to Magic?

    Thanks brother. When you coming back to Magic?
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    Dude, that's my line I'll get up and fly away

    Dude, that's my line

    I'll get up and fly away
  31. I am so IN!!! Just grabbed the concert...

    I am so IN!!!

    Just grabbed the concert tix...have to go through Ticketmaster. Most of the folks I have talked to are doing the lawn.

    ETA: I have that sweet Alfred E Newman sticker thanks to...
  32. I thought OG skied great...way better rhythm than...

    I thought OG skied great...way better rhythm than Stein's. Sorry we didn't cross paths.
  33. Magic Patroller GH (in the yellow pants) is a...

    Magic Patroller GH (in the yellow pants) is a rippin skier. Our crew's knuckle dragger is also a ripper. BH and I just try to keep up.

    Day 99: Sugarbush, VT (Ikon pass)

    Today was not much...
  34. I can't believe this will be our first day making...

    I can't believe this will be our first day making turns together this year!!!
  35. I'll be at the bush on Sunday. Blue Freeride...

    I'll be at the bush on Sunday. Blue Freeride Systems jacket, orange/red pants. I'll be with Vt-F.
  36. Day 98: Sugarbush, VT (Ikon pass). Neighbor BH...

    Day 98: Sugarbush, VT (Ikon pass).

    Neighbor BH and I headed north early this morning to get to Stein's before the crowds. Vt-F had sent me a pic of mountain ops winch-catting it last night.
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  37. Day 100 will be at Killington on Saturday, 4/30 ...

    Day 100 will be at Killington on Saturday, 4/30


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  38. Day 97: Jay Peak, VT (Indy Pass) Headed north...

    Day 97: Jay Peak, VT (Indy Pass)

    Headed north (way north) out of Magic today to ski at Jay Peak, a place I haven't been in more than 40 years. As we climbed the access road my neighbor Dan L...
  39. Maybe I'm misunderstanding your post...the Spring...

    Maybe I'm misunderstanding your post...the Spring Pass isn't good until March 15. So really 2.5 months and a month of that is 1 trail. It was a good deal at $169, $179, and even $259 but a $100...
  40. Spring Pass now $369. I think I paid $179 when I...

    Spring Pass now $369. I think I paid $179 when I started buying it 5 years ago.

    Canít buy an Express Card any more (sales ended in early December). I think you can still get one if youíre a vet....
  41. In the immortal words of Ron White, "Once you've...

    In the immortal words of Ron White, "Once you've seen one pair of boobs, you wanna see the rest of them..."
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    TSA at Orlando sucks balls. Almost as bad as...

    TSA at Orlando sucks balls. Almost as bad as Newark Terminal C
  43. They jacked the price up $100 this year. Too rich...

    They jacked the price up $100 this year. Too rich for my blood. With 5 days on Ikon Base (1 left and reserved for Day 100) and a free Express Card ($39.50 on weekdays after 4/25) I'd have to ski...
  44. Yes you did! Although my days at JHMR and GT...

    Yes you did!

    Although my days at JHMR and GT skiing and hanging with the JH mags were also great....
  45. It is a change for the upcoming year... Oddly,...

    It is a change for the upcoming year...

    Oddly, Snowbird is still accessible on the IKON Base
  46. Skied K on Saturday and da Loaf on Monday...can...

    Skied K on Saturday and da Loaf on Monday...can confirm way more snow than every place on Killington except Superstar.


    Save some for me...thinking I will land there on Friday...


    I LOL'ed
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  47. Alas, day 97 didn't happen. I got to the...

    Alas, day 97 didn't happen. I got to the Sugarloaf lot at 8:30 but when I got to the lifts, it was obvious that it wasn't open. Talked to a Mountain Ops guy who told me that all lifts were on wind...
  48. Day 96: Sugarloaf, ME (Ikon pass) Believe...

    Day 96: Sugarloaf, ME (Ikon pass)

    Believe everything youíve read about Sugarloaf. Itís all that and a bag of peanuts.

    Canít say enough about another group of solid mags; singlecross and...
  49. East Coast Roll Call 21-22 We have a hot date with Skadi, Pictures at 11

    You ainít kidding. What a day. These mainiacs are good peeps


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  50. Thanks, my friend! Aiming for 4/30 at...

    Thanks, my friend!


    Aiming for 4/30 at Killington for day 100. Would love to see a whole buncha mags turn out that day.

    Day 95: Okemo, VT (Epic Pass)

    Happy Easter, Passover, and Ramadan...
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