Monthly Archives: January 2011

Bad Government Policy vs Good Government Policy

Subject: Yesterday’s trip home from Europe. British Air from Munich to London, AA from London to LAX, AA from LAX to OGG. Good Government Policy: Using the Global Entry kiosk, I passed through United States Customs in Los Angeles in … Continue reading

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Grugger’s Crash at Kitzbühel Hahnenkamm

Not for the squeamish. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d3sojYGXNvo The Mausefalle is notorious for maiming and, a few times, almost killing ski racers. Ironically, in the time we’ve been Rolex Official Timing here (6 years) there hasn’t been one crash in the Mausefalle. Until … Continue reading

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WANT!

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Video Wall Erection, Kitzbühel Style

“Just like back in Saigon! Eh, Slick?” -Special Agent Johnson, Die HardPeople frequently tell me I lead an exotic life. To me, one of the coolest things about doing what I do is getting the chance to watch other guys … Continue reading

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Tornado Damage to The Streif

In early August a tornado scored a direct hit on the notorious Hahnenkamm. The Strief racecourse looks totally different this year, as the storm ripped out entire hillsides of old growth trees on both sides of the track. One local … Continue reading

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Ein Kleine NachtFun, Austrian Style

You may find the first part of this post a little boring. Trust me, it gets better. This is what I’ve been doing for the last (approximately) 48 hours. Flew 5 hours Maui – LAX. Killed an hour in the … Continue reading

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Sadness & Fury

Sitting here immersed in sadness and fury over the shootings in AZ. Sad because 6 people, including a sitting Federal Judge and the 9 year old granddaughter of former MLB Manager Dallas Green, were casually murdered by yet another gun-wielding … Continue reading

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