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Cloned!

So, I’m down here in La Paz chillin. Scattered clouds, highs in the 70’s,  blue skies. Phil’s got our little intra-mural team at 10-0, rolling the competition like the ’96 Bulls. I’ve got a major tan going behind my mirrored … Continue reading

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Jerry West

So, it’s the end of October and the weather’s beginning to break a bit here in La Paz. Our little high school league is coming along. Phil’s got them running a sort of baby triangle, and a decent zone defense. … Continue reading

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Tropic of Cancer

Phil snores. And not petit little nasopharyngeal rumblings either. The man SNORES. We’re talking deep, rolling, thunderous, window-rattling (if I had any windows) emanations that sound as if we were about to have a visitation from one of Lucifer’s higher … Continue reading

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If You Meet the Buddha in the Lane

It may be officially the first week of autumn, but nobody bothered to tell the weatherman in La Paz. High 100°, low 75°, the low humidity the only saving grace. Most days I get up at about six, when it’s … Continue reading

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