Monthly Archives: April 2011

Assume The Position….

Regular gas is currently $5 / gallon (excuse me, $4.99 9/10ths) in Kahului right now. In Hana, it’s $6 / gallon.

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New Toy….continued

Extremely Large Network Engineer TBG commented on my previous post regarding my new toy by asking where he could get one. Since the full story requires photos, I decided to respond via a blog post. Yeah, I think this board … Continue reading

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New Toy

Ski season is over. No more powder days. The winter North swells are over, no more big surf days. Other than surfing an occasional mellow South swell, amusement is becoming hard to find. Hence, my new toy. Note the four-wheel … Continue reading

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Kitzbühel Wins…..

Congratulations to my friends at The Hahnenkammrennen in Kitzbühel for winning the FIS Alpine Ski World Cup Organizer Award for the best race week on the World Cup circuit. The FIS OC Award is based on evaluations of each Organizer … Continue reading

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Insert French Joke Here…..

Nice job by an Air France pilot yesterday at JFK. He must have thought he was in line for a croissant, so he’d just shove the American aside (like the smelly bastards all do). http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2011/apr/12/us-impounds-superjumbo-after-collision Typical fucking Frog.

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Sad Incident in Jackson Hole

A sad recent incident in Jackson Hole illustrates one of the major difference between skiing in the US and skiing in Europe. http://www.jhnewsandguide.com/article.php?art_id=6974 A 78 year old, retired physician was arrested for skinning up the mountain at Jackson Hole to … Continue reading

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Ski Porn: A Film About How A Bunch of Middle-Aged Guys Get Their Rocks Off High In The Austrian Alps

During one of the epic all-day alpentours Hermi6 led us on in Austria a few weeks ago, Michael Huber (President of the Kitzbüheler Ski Club) lagged behind the group most of the day. This vaguely registered in my oxygen-starved brain … Continue reading

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