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  1. Yeah, that's mostly true. However, if you get up...

    Yeah, that's mostly true. However, if you get up early it's easy to ski in bounds for the first couple hours of the weekend before the late sleepers make it up. Then once the fresh is taken, walk...
  2. Thread: FISHING LODGES

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    I don't know what they have / will provide in the...

    I don't know what they have / will provide in the way of fishing gear or guiding, but this place in the Wallowas fits the rest of your bill to a tee:
    http://minam-lodge.com/
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    The Hi-2 was good today. Boot top soft stuff on...

    The Hi-2 was good today. Boot top soft stuff on the front side with enough wind transport to get it to the knees in steep untrammeled places. Sun was out until about 2pm and it was a nice day all...
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    The Crustal telemetry makes it seem like it's...

    The Crustal telemetry makes it seem like it's pouring rain in most of the mountain.

    https://www.nwac.us/data-portal/graph/9/
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    Well there you go. I read the book years before I...

    Well there you go. I read the book years before I saw the movie, had always connected them because of Salter. Cool to know there's more to it.
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    40+ replies and no one has mentioned James...

    40+ replies and no one has mentioned James Salter's Solo Faces? For shame.

    It was even made into the movie Downhill Racer, staring Robert Redford
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    Stevens was fun today. Once the inbounds things...

    Stevens was fun today. Once the inbounds things were pretty mashed up and the only good snow was hiding by sketchy creek holes a few quick laps from the top of Tye to to the top of Big Chief made me...
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    Stevens is going to reopen tomorrow. Trying to...

    Stevens is going to reopen tomorrow. Trying to decide between kinda/sorta optional work and skiing
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    There's a winter storm warning for North Cascades...

    There's a winter storm warning for North Cascades calling for 1-2 feet at Baker.
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    It's my birthday and I didn't have to work so I...

    It's my birthday and I didn't have to work so I wandered up to Pineapple Pass. It was really nice up high, really heavy down low. But Mt Rainier came out to say happy birthday to me.
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    old enough to walk is old enough to ski. this was...

    old enough to walk is old enough to ski. this was my 16 month old (she's now 18 months old)
    200974
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    They specifically addressed the "Ski Area...

    They specifically addressed the "Ski Area Boundary" vs. "Special Use Permit Boundary" in their post:
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    I went for a walk up to Kendall Knob today. This...

    I went for a walk up to Kendall Knob today. This storm has done a number on the snow. Trees are dumping their loads everywhere, snow is dense cement on top of facets. Mostly unpleasant skin up and...
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    Yeah, it slowed down for a bit from noon to 2 or...

    Yeah, it slowed down for a bit from noon to 2 or so, but started snow showering around 2ish. Hit a few bands of precip on my way back to Seattle, so that bodes well. Lots of tracks coming down from...
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    Steven's was awesome this morning. Then they...

    Steven's was awesome this morning. Then they opened the lift line chutes under Seventh Heaven and then Tye was great.

    Got tired of the crowds and went over to Skyline Ridge in the afternoon.
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    US-2 tomorrow for me… green patagucci jacket,...

    US-2 tomorrow for me… green patagucci jacket, white helmet, on3p skis
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    It sounds like Sunday will be a great day:

    It sounds like Sunday will be a great day:
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    I spent 7 years in hot places getting older so I...

    I spent 7 years in hot places getting older so I could move to Seattle and work all the time. At least most of my days off are weekdays.
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    It's been awhile since I was round these parts,...

    It's been awhile since I was round these parts, but I'll be at Stevens tomorrow.
  20. My buddy left today and I'm only here two more...

    My buddy left today and I'm only here two more days, so I'll be at one of the resorts; unless that's an invitation (I do have touring gear and all, but I don't know my way around here).
  21. Judging by the 2+" on the porch in Tahoe City, I...

    Judging by the 2+" on the porch in Tahoe City, I would guess you're right. Maybe one of them will be better than the other though… ;)
  22. Will Squaw or Alpine be better tomorrow?

    Will Squaw or Alpine be better tomorrow?
  23. How David Hobby changed professional photography forever by teaching amateurs

    http://www.slate.com/id/2291603/pagenum/all/

    I added emphasis there at the end since this came up once before on TGR and reading the article reminded me of it.
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    I might be there.

    I might be there.
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    i was there for 22 opening like 10th chair or...

    i was there for 22 opening

    like 10th chair or something

    was great
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    http://www.gnolls.org/557/alpine-ski-patent-slap-f...

    http://www.gnolls.org/557/alpine-ski-patent-slap-fight-armada-vs-rossignol-vs-dps-vs-the-rest-of-the-skiing-world/


    There's more but post word limits made me trim it. Hit the link at the top.
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    Havasupai Falls in a day

    A friend of mine and I decided to go to Havasupai Falls. It's on the S Side of the Grand Canyon. So the hike in/out is ugly as shit (although really majestic) since it's high Arizona desert and some...
  28. Thread: Dentists

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    I date a dental student.

    I date a dental student.
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    the full clinically oriented anatomy...

    the full clinically oriented anatomy is way overkill nearly all the time

    essential clinical anatomy (also by moore and dally) is probably a better text for learning A&P since it'll leave out a lot...
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    Nice work

    Nice work
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    I'm not at all clear on why they need to rescue...

    I'm not at all clear on why they need to rescue him with a fucking helicopter.

    It could be done with ropes and a backboard plus some lights, all of which wouldn't be difficult to deliver using a...
  32. sir what do you do and how can i learn to do...

    sir

    what do you do and how can i learn to do it

    or, can we just be friends?
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    I live in PHX. It sucks. Snowbowl is...

    I live in PHX.

    It sucks.

    Snowbowl is tolerable but not very interesting.
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    Diamox is a diuretic. If you weren't able to...

    Diamox is a diuretic. If you weren't able to adequately hydrate while taking it you would become dehydrated faster. Aside from that it's not really going to make much difference at all.

    The way...
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    Aspirin, caffeine, alpha/beta-blockers ...

    Aspirin, caffeine, alpha/beta-blockers

    Anything that vasodilates or stimulates the CNS would likely help (with oxygenation, maybe not with sleep itself). Maybe you can find the right dosage of...
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    what were you wearing? who skiing with? i was...

    what were you wearing? who skiing with?

    i was up there that day...
  37. http://photos-b.ak.fbcdn.net/photos-ak-sf2p/v20/9/...

    http://photos-b.ak.fbcdn.net/photos-ak-sf2p/v20/9/55/29300519/n29300519_30146402_7322.jpg

    what do i win?

    this guy was regularly dressed like this
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    I'll be there tomorrow and Sunday... green...

    I'll be there tomorrow and Sunday...

    green jacket, black pants, black helmet, grey backpack

    carrying change for a nickel
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    I prefer this trampoline video 2zAjPAVxF5I

    I prefer this trampoline video

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    2YBB7C-3EGZ-WHRJT KDUVP-3EH1-QBBU9...

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    stop writing bizarre third person stories that...

    stop writing bizarre third person stories that clearly happened to you to begin with

    you drank too much, she probably did too, you probably said something drunkely interesting or revealed too much...
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    Poll: i'm a student what do i count as

    i'm a student

    what do i count as
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    God I miss the gorge.

    God I miss the gorge.
  44. Congrats man, site looks rad. Glad you got...

    Congrats man, site looks rad. Glad you got everything set up and running.

    Next time I'm in Portland I'll buy you a beer :)
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    That force that you're talking about is...

    That force that you're talking about is meaningless since it's offset by the equal and opposite force pushing against the opposite side of the tire with an equal magnitude.

    You can't just toss out...
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    Fine. Let's presume the tire is filled with an...

    Fine. Let's presume the tire is filled with an incompressable ideal gas. The ITP will not change now, unweighted or otherwise. So long as we keep T constant anyway
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    No. That force is always the same and is equal...

    No. That force is always the same and is equal across all parts of the tire interior. Which is why I've been saying the ITP doesn't matter. The sum of all ITP forces is zero since the vector force it...
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    If the weight of the car affects the internal...

    If the weight of the car affects the internal tire pressure theN why does it remain the same when I take the tires off my car. Or jack my car up?
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    The governing principle of the internal tire...

    The governing principle of the internal tire pressure is PV=nRT NOT P=F/A
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    Let me explain why the internal tire pressure...

    Let me explain why the internal tire pressure (provided it is equivalent across comparisons) does not matter in a different way.

    Let's consider the tire pressure to affect only the horizontal...
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