March 12, 2008 Mountain High Avalanches - Incident Report News

Mountain High Avalanches – Incident Report

This morning, I spoke with Jeff Pierce, who was the Site Commander for two of the three avalanches that took place in the vicinity of Mountain High ski area on 25 January 2008 in the San Gabriel Mountains. Jeff was also kind enough to share photos of the scene (more...)...

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March 7, 2008 Interview: Amber Seyler - ‘A Dozen More Turns’ Film & Television

Interview: Amber Seyler – ‘A Dozen More Turns’

A Dozen More Turns is one of those rare films that gets under your skin. I admit to being an expert when it comes to finding ways to avoid thinking about consequences (Andrew McLean calls this “creative rationalization”), but ADMT (more...)...

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March 4, 2008 Musings

Home Again, Home Again

Ugh…back in city…can’t breathe, can’t think…blood thickening into sludge…concrete…people…signal breaking up…must wallow in self-pity for foreseeable future… (more...)...

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