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I wanna be a billionaire on Aug 16, 2011 in 111, Route, billionaire, pornstar, rap, rapper, socksMet a young man yesterday on the #111 Skyline (DART). He has plans to be a billionaire. Big plans: either by the rap music he writes or by being a porn star, undecided which it would be. He wiggled out of his shoes, because they were hot, and he was...



Happy hour detour on Apr 22, 2011 in 14, bike, detour, happy hour, lost, mall of america, waitingWe had a little celebratory happy hour at work today so I bussed it instead of riding my bike. The happy hour was a good time, and as I left the office to catch my bus, I was in a good mood. Things got better still as I rounded the corner on 6th and...



The more ’90210′ it gets on Apr 20, 2011It’s just after 10:00 a.m. and I just got done with the hardest part of my day – the three hour, kick-ass workouts I’m doing all winter to train for the Vancouver Marathon in May. As I stand in the transit center in downtown Duluth,...



Gnarly Yellow Toenails on Apr 7, 2011 in 250, feet, gnarly, gross, shoes, smelly, socks, toenails, toesI glanced across the aisle and winced. I could not un-see what I had just seen. A man had taken his foot out of his shoe and was resting it on top of the shoe. But… he had no sock on, and he had the gnarliest long yellow toenails I have ever se...



Peanut butter… jar… fingers on Mar 30, 2011 in 53, breakfast, eating, fingers, food, peanut butterI ride the 53 each morning from Minneapolis to Saint Paul. I’ve seen people eat breakfast on the bus – a granola bar here, a Starbucks scone there. The woman sitting next to me this morning made a rather interesting – and pungent &#...



America’s cauldron on Feb 16, 2011 in 14, bike, book, butterfly effect, cauldron, cultural, melting potWinter has knocked me off the bike for regular commuting, but I am still riding somewhat for errands and recreation. Maybe I’ll commute next week, as I have been saying for the last month or so… One small benefit of taking the bus is more...