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Road Trip West: Jumping off Bridges

Twin Falls, ID – Three men knelt on the sidewalk near my car parked near the Snake River Canyon.  Two of them patted backpacks on the ground. 866 more words


Knievel jump anniversary event features book, Skycyle discussions

A discussion about Evel Knievel’s Skycycle and a new children’s book about Knievel’s 1974 jump across the Snake River Canyon will take place Sunday, Sept. 7 at Barnes & Noble Booksellers, 239 Pole Line Road E. 190 more words

Bonnie Dodge

My Thoughts on Raising Evel Knievel

From the time my youngest was born, he had the spirit of reckless independence. Phoenix is filled to the brim with endless compassion and consideration, yet is equally filled with endless energy and fearlessness. 555 more words

Dare Devil

Borrowed Wisdom: Find the courage to choose happiness

“I decided to fly through the air and live in the sunlight and enjoy life as much as I could.” — Evel Knievel

Borrowed Wisdom

Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evel

“Bones heal, pain is temporary, and chicks dig scars.” –Robert Craig ‘Evel’ Knievel

“Healing is expensive, pain is painful, and chicks dig sensible, steadily-employed guys with a killer cubicle.”  644 more words


Sixth-graders invited to enter ‘What is a hero?’ essay contest

Students entering the sixth grade are invited to write an essay entitled, “What is a Hero?”

There is no entry fee and the winner will receive $50. 246 more words

Billie Neville Takes A Leap

65 Daredevils Describe Their Insanely Dangerous High-Risk Habits!

AskReddit recently asked people what sort of things people like to do because they “live dangerously”—their answers will SHOCK you! Do NOT try any of these things at home, or anywhere else for that matter—you could break a leg or put an eye out! 973 more words