All posts tagged "satire"


    A consortium threatens the Hog Island beer market. JACKSON HOLE, WY – As the world’s central bankers meet at Jackson Lake Lodge next week for the 2016 Economic Symposium, there is a monetary crisis occurring right under their...

    • Posted August 17, 2016
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  • WELL, THAT HAPPENED: Canyon Kids

    Embracing the geology and humanity found on a favorite Jackson Hole hike. JACKSON HOLE, WY – I’ve never known a bigger dork than Jackson Hole High School science teacher Andrea Overly. Although we haven’t been friends for...

    • Posted August 10, 2016
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  • GALLOPIN’ GRANDMA: The Glutina Chronicles

    Navigating the new (food) world order. JACKSON HOLE, WY – I recently heard from a friend of mine in my hometown of Corn Cob, Iowa, she had won first prize in the Friday night meat raffle at Ted’s...

    • Posted August 9, 2016
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  • RED NECK PERSPECTIVE: Love Trumps Hate

    When political engagement brings people ‘together.’ JACKSON HOLE, WY – My Republican lover Alice, assistant to the media chair for the Teton County Trump campaign, stopped by my trailer last week. She was in an agitated state....

    • Posted August 2, 2016
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  • REDNECK PERSPECTIVE: Donald Me For Hog Island

    The mayoral candidate will build a wall to keep Westbankers out and promises to thwart plans for a new elementary school. JACKSON HOLE, WY – The Hog Island political convention wrapped up this week with Donald Me...

    • Posted July 26, 2016
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  • REDNECK PERSPECTIVE: Sustainable Crimes

    The valley’s green market erodes the moral fiber of a community. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Sheriff Whalen walks into my office with the cocky arrogance of a Westbanker at a wine tasting. “We have a problem,” he...

    • Posted July 20, 2016
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  • REDNECK PERSPECTIVE: Sugar and Spice

    The dark side of real estate and wrongdoing in Jackson Hole. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Sugar walks into my office, her eyes taking in the yellowed tile, the chipped paint, the empty bottle of cheap bourbon on...

    • Posted July 12, 2016
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  • REDNECK PERSPECTIVE: Asset Portfolio

    Investment strategies for rednecks by the fluid ounce. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Due to my extensive knowledge of economics I have decided to print an advice column on investing, featuring questions from readers. Consider me a Hog...

    • Posted July 5, 2016
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  • GALLOPIN’ GRANDMA: Summer Visitors

    Who invited these people anyway? JACKSON HOLE, WY – It’s the time of the year again when spring has sprung and summer has arrived and with it that seasonal nightmare known as “people who come to visit.”...

    • Posted June 28, 2016
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  • REDNECK PERSPECTIVE: Clyde On Politics

    2016: Election or infection? JACKSON HOLE, WY – The candidates in this year’s presidential election are feeding off voter discontent like jackals on a bloated carcass. Bernie Sanders gained a huge following by promising to take the...

    • Posted June 14, 2016
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