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All the hits: weeks thirty-two and thirty-three (in which we explore Alberta's mountains and mountain houses)

Jasper National Park

The entrance to Jasper follows a river into the towering Rocky Mountains. We’d already seen a lot of mountains on the trip, but they hadn’t lost their majesty. 1,063 more words


My Commute

The weekly Texas <–> Florida commute could be worse…😄

Credits: Image coutesy of One Sojourner, God, the Florida coast, an iPhone, and you guessed it…another long, boring flight.


They Ran to the U.N. for Help. They Got Tear-Gassed Instead.

JUBA, South Sudan — They trusted that the United Nations would protect them. Instead, U.N. police officers with megaphones ordered them back toward the danger, opening fire with tear gas canisters when they refused to budge. 1,538 more words


Colombia’s War Just Ended. A New Wave of Violence Is Beginning.

ALTOS DE LA FLORIDA, Colombia — They killed him on this very road, Liney Maria recalls, pointing to the dusty, unpaved trail that passes her home and continues a quarter mile farther up the mountain. 4,131 more words


Dispatch 23: Why Trump Can’t Lose

THE current contest to choose the next President of the United States might very well be the first contest that Donald Trump has ever been involved in where someone other than himself will decide who wins. 512 more words

David Levi Strauss

React-redux: actions call multiple times

The problem

I started to log some of my actions and i figured out that on route change (LOCATION_CHANGE), my actions was resend (stacked). It was really weird and couldn’t figure it why. 41 more words


The Dispatch 10...

Put a bunch of street cops in a room for any period of time and it’s bound to be a topic of conversation eventually.  We’ve all had our share of good and bad ones, and there are plenty that fall into the in between category.   979 more words

Law Enforcement