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Trip to India

I spent 5 weeks backpacking from Mumbai to McLeod Ganj. So many stories. I got swindled in a baby graveyard (for babies). I rode on the back of a motorcycle with two other guys in monsoon rains. I visited an elephant hotel. I drank tea with Tibetan monks. I saw the Taj Majal from the […]

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New Orleans flood damage map

For the last few days I’ve been having trouble concentrating at work because of the disaster in New Orleans. I really loved that city and I’m anxious that it may never be the same again. A lot of my unease has come from the complete news blackout of anything useful outside of eye witness speculation. […]

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