- Athletic Fields + Scobey. 30 minutes. 4 miles.
Easy shakeout run.
- Point guard Wendy Lo was 7-of-8 from the field and finished with a career-high 17 points to lead five players in double figures as the Carleton College women’s basketball team posted a 75-55 non-conference victory over Bethany Lutheran in the ... more
- Red and Rhio have moved again - about 3 hours south of their previous home in the northwoods of Wisconsin, to the Green Bay/Appleton area. (Obviously, C., I, and the dogs have moved as well!) As expected, my adaptable boys ... more
- The Carleton men's swimming and diving team fared well against top-notch competition last weekend at the University of Minnesota's Jean Freeman Invitational. Senior Evan Harris had a particularly strong showing with a pair of top-five individual finishes with one NCAA ... more
- I want to finish my lifewith the sweet juicealready tasted.So far, so good, in spiteof all my friendsabandoning me.The sweet juice doesn’tdepend on any of them,or, even me.Because, I’m only ... more
- Town + Indoor Track + Treadmill. 55 minutes. 8 miles.
Warm-up 2 miles, then 4x100 strides. 8 x 400 w/ ~75 sec rest: 75, 76, 75, 75, 74, 75, 74, 75 (avg. 75.22, rest avg. 73.01). Overall felt pretty strong. ... more
- Pena Nieto's popularity numbers seem similar to Obama's. How do those rankings affect politics in each country?
Mexico president's approval plunges over scandals, missing students
Two years after assuming office, and as protesting Mexicans again took to the streets Monday, ... more
- Lisbon. 39 minutes. 5 miles.
Chilly and breezy. Slow and easy run.
- John Eckert’s third career double-double paced five Knights in double figures as the Carleton College men’s basketball team pulled away from the University of Minnesota-Morris for an 83-50 non-conference victory.
Happy Holidays!Or at least we're headed in that direction anyway. About 6 million things to do in the next three weeks, but I'm zeroing in on a holiday card image/mailing and I'm kind of excited about this snowboarding ... more
- Like waiting for a ship or a traintwo hours ‘till bedtime, the voyagecontinues prone because flat is whenthe mind continues to digest the lifewhich old people naturally tend to do.Don’t let old people fool ... more
- I want my kitchen to be dirtywhen civilization ends, or, whenmy life ends, whichever comesfirst, although, I bet the oddsare even.It’s a beautiful human repellant,made for those whose nosesstick too high above ... more
- A minor poet…I just watched a Beats doc…poured another drink.Ten years too late Imet Ginsberg…he said I shouldbe secret poet.Living suddenly,without thinking…the Beats did…spirit warriors.Kerouac, Trungpa,both dead at forty ... more
You might think, “Hey Corbin: you don’t watch all these games! You just pick whatever game you think would be good to write a solid paragraph about, then you watch Blazer games, because you have to, because you write ... more
- Comparative textbooks all seem to emphasize the near absence of ethnic cleavages in China. That seems to be true in a comparative context, but if ethnic cleavages are absent, why does the Beijing government spend so much money and energy ... more