Monthly Archives: January 2017

Of Miniature Golf And Other Middle Class Pursuits

A brief history of the middle class man’s game: The oldest mini golf course in existence can actually be found in Scotland: The Ladies’ Putting Club of St. Andrews was formed in 1867 as a members-only green for women golfers. … Continue reading

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Going To The Mountain

What is it about mountains that inspire us? https://www.theatlantic.com/video/iframe/512726/ Mountains can impress us in different ways. They can define borders, be seen as obstacles, move us to overcome. The mountain-that ancient symbol of strength, of what separates us from our … Continue reading

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Looking Back In Bewilderment: A Very Special Episode

For the most part, television in general-including sitcoms-avoided controversy, but by the 1970s that had changed with shows like All in the Family and MASH. By the 1980s Very Special Episodes were becoming more common on TV than the regular … Continue reading

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