All posts by Clyde Thornhill

  • REDNECK PERSPECTIVE: If you build it, they will drink

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – The Jackson Town Council’s discussions about a private/public rock gym and coasters on Snow King sparked debate about municipal infrastructure in Hog Island. At the recent Hog Island Urban Renewal Committee meeting, public...

    • Posted December 2, 2014
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  • REDNECK PERSPECTIVE: Chisler 348 death causes outrage

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – Wildlife watchers and photographers are questioning why a yearling male Uinta Ground Squirrel, locally known as Chisler 348, was euthanized by Wyoming Game and Fish Department officials. Chisler 348 had been a favorite...

    • Posted November 18, 2014
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  • REDNECK PERSPECTIVE: Orange is the new camo

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – I got up early, dressed in Carhartts and hunter orange and headed for the wild in search of meat. I swung by Maverick for nourishment. Pickup trucks and men wearing Carhartts and hunter...

    • Posted November 4, 2014
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  • REDNECK PERSPECTIVE: Sleaze-less campaign disappointing

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – This is unequivocally the most dreary election I have seen in Teton County. Where’s the mud, the sleaze, even a difference of opinion? Controversy sells papers and the candidates have let down The...

    • Posted October 29, 2014
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  • REDNECK PERSPECTIVE: Organic toe of frog

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – I occasionally wander the aisles of the new Whole Grocer. I drool over the baked goods (but usually wipe them off), practice advanced calculus by adding the prices of various gluten-free pastas and...

    • Posted October 21, 2014
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  • REDNECK PERSPECTIVE: Common Core vs. Hog Island science

    With the election season in full swing, there is debate that Common Core curriculum teaches liberal science (scientific facts adjusted to accommodate wishful thinking) as opposed to conservative science (scientific facts adjusted to accommodate political donations). I...

    • Posted October 8, 2014
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  • REDNECK PERSPECTIVE: Guaranteed winning Powerball strategies

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – Wyoming finally has the lottery! I’ve spent hours planning how best to spend my winnings. I will want a Ferrari and maybe a second trailer house on a sunny beach filled with bikini-clad...

    • Posted September 24, 2014
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  • REDNECK PERSPECTIVE: Campaign finance for the people

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – Jackson Hole News&Guide recently reported that a couple living in Wilson (where else!) won a court battle that removed the $25,000 cap on political donations to Wyoming politicians. Their lawyer and others involved...

    • Posted September 10, 2014
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  • REDNECK PERSPECTIVE: Quantitative Easing for Female Liquidity 

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – As world bankers meet at Jackson Lake Lodge to discuss minor monetary issues facing the free world, the Hog Island Summit invited board members from the Female Supply Open Market Committee to meet...

    • Posted August 27, 2014
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  • RedneckPerspective: Culture time with Clyde

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – The Planet recently began running a column called Culture Front. It is, as best as I can tell, about the arts, but it gets confusing as one would expect from a column that’s an...

    • Posted June 17, 2014
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