- The Carleton College women’s indoor track and field team closed the regular season in style as the Knights eclipsed a pair of school records while competing at the Ole Open Qualifier. Sophomore Zoe Peterson bettered the previous standard in the ... more
- Football season is over, but I see that someone got left behind on the bench. It looks like she waited for the whole meal and coach never put her in? It’s okay, lady. There’s always basketball season.
Today, Ise Jingū is known exclusively for being a place of Shinto pilgrimage. But up until the Meiji separation of shrines and temples, there was a place you could walk to from the Naikū for another kind of pilgrimage. ... more
- We say we give latitude to a situation,meaning, we give it some space.We never say we give longitude toa situation…we should…it’s about time…giving time to a situation. The norm seemsto be we’ve already run ... more
- Sometimes current events offer insight into government and politics.
British Tory MP to leave Parliament after lobbying sting
Conservative Party lawmaker Malcolm Rifkind quit Tuesday as head of the committee overseeing Britain’s intelligence services and announced his retirement from Parliament, ... more
- Treadmill. 67 minutes. 10 miles.
Hilly, steady run. Pace down to 6:30, hill intervals up to 7.0% incline. Felt pretty good.
- Indoor Track. 27 minutes. 4 miles.
Easy 4 mile run plus 4x100 strides.
- Presidential candidate Buhari gave a major campaign speech in London a couple days ago.
Why in London? I can think of two good reasons: first of all there's a large and influential group of Nigerian voters in London and, secondly, ... more
The past two days have been focused on two things: a guided tour of Ise Jingū, and an overview of Ise society focusing on the early modern period. Our professor for these two days, Sakurai Haruo, introduced us to ... more
- You’re not a mystery to me because we’veknown each other all our lives…a bit of anenigma, like a marriage that worked becausewe didn’t spend too much time together, andprovided space for re-creation.When and the ... more
Due to an overactive work schedule and an under-active imagination, the head wolverine at Harts Pass Comics has temporarily suspended operations. Gritty as they be, even the most diligent of the Gulo gulo can only do so much. Thanks ... more
- Treadmill. 62 minutes. 9 miles.
Easy run with 8 x 30 second pick-ups. Felt OK.
- Town Loop. 32 minutes. 4 miles.
Cold (18 degrees) and snowing! Slow and easy run through the snow. Felt fine.
- In most political cultures, there are no ideological restrictions on personal beliefs. But some things just don't go over well in the public sphere.
BTW, David Tredinnick attended Eton College, earned a degree from St. John's College, Oxford, and an ... more
- For the 22nd year in a row, Carleton College’s men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams have received Scholar All-America Team honors from the College Swimming Coaches Association of America (CSCAA).