All posts tagged "pjh"

  • Is ‘The Big Lebowski’ simply a Western masquerading as a cult classic in size 11 bowling shoes?  (Photo: Working Title Films)
    WELL, THAT HAPPENED: Six Shooters and Ten Pins

    White Russians and bowling alleys aside, ‘The Big Lebowski’ is a classic Western. Jackson, WY – Reykjavik, Iceland is famous for having the world’s only bar themed around the 1998 cult classic, “The Big Lebowski,” which stars...

    • Posted November 17, 2015
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    THE FOODIE FILES: The Bad News About Bacon

    After a major study links meat and cancer, how much meat should you eat? Jackson, WY – Hey Carnivores, you may have heard the news that processed meat has been classified as a “definite” cause of cancer....

    • Posted November 17, 2015
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    FEATURE: The Teton torch

    Does Jackson Hole have an appetite for Olympic glory? As the Tetons tower in the mid morning against a stark blue winter sky, the air is clean and clear, and the untouched snow promises possibilities. The setting...

    • Posted November 17, 2015
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    THEM ON US

    Toilet seat tribulations The front-page newsworthiness of the News&Guide’s coverage of Chinese tourists’ inability to grasp the proper use of Western toilet seats was questionable, judging from local response. But a corresponding story in the UK’s Daily...

    • Posted November 17, 2015
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  • Jeff Leger smooth talks his way around Orbital Blowout, named after an unlucky skier who broke his orbital socket attempting the notorious 90-degree airplane turn off the rock. (Photo: darrell miller/storm show)
    GET OUT: Stirring the Stoke

    ‘Cliff Hanger’ captures the spirit of snow and adrenaline-fueled adventure. Jackson, WY – It is a sacred time for local skiers and snowboarders, the snow is falling and Storm Show Studios and Full Room Productions are gearing...

    • Posted November 17, 2015
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  • Solving our housing crisis might mean panning for gold. (Photo: FreeImages.com)
    GUEST OPINION: Finding Our Midas’ Touch

    Funding for housing means creating gold from unexpected sources.  Jackson, WY – In my last piece I talked about funding sources for housing from the 35,000-foot perspective. It’s pretty clear that the resources are available and that...

    • Posted November 17, 2015
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  • Valley fixture Phil Round will perform with band at The Wort’s Silver Dollar Bar this Friday night.
    MUSIC BOX: Round Is Right On

    Get acquainted with one of the valley’s most enduring musicians this weekend. Jackson, WY – While many longtime locals are familiar with beloved valley fixture Phil Round, it’s about time more young people and transplants got acquainted...

    • Posted November 17, 2015
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  • Hermanson’s Warhol-esque bison shot was captured as the animal passed right in front of his car. (Photo: Zeb Hermanson)
    CREATIVE PEAKS: Zen Behind the Camera Lens

    Photographer channels peace and calm into his meditative Teton images. Jackson, WY – Whenever Zeb Hermanson picks up his camera and looks at the wildlife and landscape through the lens, he enters a place of peace and...

    • Posted November 17, 2015
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  • Shower space in $600 rental. Water was not working either at time of visit. (Photo: Jake Nichols)
    THE BUZZ: A Penny for Your Housing

    Debate ensues over how to raise taxes to fix valley’s deepening housing crisis and impending traffic melee. The valley’s housing dilemma can be known by a quick scan of newspaper headlines/classifieds, during a 5-mph crawl down Broadway...

    • Posted November 17, 2015
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    FEATURE: The Death of Superman

    When adventure athletes become human. Jackson, WY – It’s 4 p.m. in La Grave, France, and four skiers are picking their way above a 600 hundred-foot rock band as they exit the Couloir de Polichinelle. The first...

    • Posted November 10, 2015
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