All posts tagged "commentary"

  • Reporter’s Notebook: Can’t Fool History

    Lessons on resistance and being present during ‘Hamilton’s’ Salt Lake City performance Salt Lake City, Utah – “Is there somethin’ going on tonight?” our Lyft driver asked, eyeing our outfits. Seated in the back of a Chevy...

    • Posted May 2, 2018
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  • Local Syndrome: The Jackson Hole Hijack, Part 1

    What happens when a town trades its community members for something more marketable? My childhood home is empty. Our unit in Creekside Village has had its shades drawn, showing virtually zero signs of life since we moved out...

    • Posted March 28, 2018
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  • DEMOCRACY IN CRISIS: Not ‘Not Normal’

    Fetishizing the notion of normalcy is no way to condemn the Trump administration. I went down to the White House to see Trump’s son-in-law Jared Kushner give his excuses surrounding the meeting that he, Trump’s son, and...

    • Posted August 3, 2017
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  • WELL, THAT HAPPENED: Best of 2015 (so far)

    A smidgen of this year’s pop culture delights   Jackson Hole, Wyoming – Whether you see 2015 as half empty or half full (obviously half empty, folks), there’s no denying that we have hit our midway point,...

    • Posted July 8, 2015
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  • GUEST OPINION: This is your brain unplugged

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – This evening, I rode the bus home from work at Teton Village. I catch the 7:26 a.m. bus to the Village in the morning and (unless après or a shifty calls my name)...

    • Posted December 23, 2014
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  • Gallopin’ Grandma: Other better toys

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – Around the first October of every year a tornado of frenzied greed and hysterical angst slammed into our house, coinciding with the arrival of the Sears Christmas toy catalog. In a few weeks...

    • Posted December 23, 2014
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  • Gallopin’ Grandma: Why another election?

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – My father was a rock-ribbed Republican; he never gave up. He voted for Hoover, everyone else voted for Roosevelt. He voted for Alf Landon, everyone else voted for Roosevelt. He voted for Willkie,...

    • Posted October 29, 2014
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