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European Games 2015 in Baku, Azerbaijan what to do and see

Tweet The inaugural European Games will be held in Baku, Azerbaijan June 12-28, 2015. The event is a high point in Azerbaijan’s campaign to raise their tourism profile in recent years, as well as the New York Times listing Baku among its “52 Places to Go in 2015” and Lonely…

Don’t mess with Seattle: Bus passengers kick armed robber’s ass [VIDEO]

Tweet Welp, my diabolical plan to go around Seattle robbing people has suffered a slight hiccup. Turns out Seattlites won’t hesitate to beat the living crap out of criminals, even when they’re brandishing firearms. This surveillance video shows how one man got ANGRY when a robber waved a gun in…

World’s first gangsta travel rap album

Tweet The three or four people closely following my career and composing various unauthorized biographies about me peed themselves a little recently when I quietly launched a new side project: a gangsta rapper alter ego known as ‘Righteous Culo’. Unfortunately, I immediately lost focus and creative direction. I’m told this…

My summer in Romania and Moldova

Tweet A few months ago I promised to put together a slide show tease of Romania and Moldova from my trips this summer and my vast collection of photos. Done and done. Background music by Zdob şi Zdub. Share on Facebook

Am I too good or not good enough for newspaper work?

Tweet If you’ve got the stomach for it, I’ve posted yet another bitter rant about newspaper work over at This Is Why I Love Minneapolis. Share on Facebook

This is what’s pissing me off today (April 23rd, 2008)

Tweet Yeah, yeah, I’m posting twice this week, so just get over it already. Take your non-mouse hand, reach up and close your mouth before something flies in there and dies. This relative flurry of posting is partly to make up for my rare, if ever, post frequency while I’m…

Travvies nomination time

Tweet Due to my grueling schedule of world class scuba diving and seven course meals here in Micronesia, I’ve only just learned that nominations for the annual Travvies blog awards opened last week! There’s only one more week to nominate me! Run, run!!! For the second year in a row,…

Ever been arrested abroad?

Tweet If so, would you care to share the tale? I’ve been assigned the dubious task of writing an article about what to do if you’re arrested abroad (my editor seemed to think that I’d know a little something about this) and I’d like a few anecdotes to include in…

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