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  1. Just finishing up the eBook. Enjoyable read! My...

    Just finishing up the eBook. Enjoyable read! My only complaint is how you constantly characterize people far younger than me as "old guys". :)
  2. Nobody ever seems to mention the brand, but I...

    Nobody ever seems to mention the brand, but I have found the Saucony Xodus to be the best FOR ME. Actually, the toe box is a bit too roomy for my feet; but good tight heel, great arch support, light...
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    Lots of good advice - and not so good - in...

    Lots of good advice - and not so good - in response to your question. Every foot is different, yada yada yada. But I do a ton of day hiking down here in PB county (10-20 miles each trip) and maybe...
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    Sometimes, the story can be sad. Here on WB, I...

    Sometimes, the story can be sad. Here on WB, I go by Smokestack. That was my CB handle for years, thanks to my (former) career as an environmental engineer. However, my trail name is jimbey. It...
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    Here's an even cheaper solution... put your foot...

    Here's an even cheaper solution... put your foot in a bread bag, newspaper bag (or something similar). Note: bag goes inside shoe, and over sock. (Bag over shoe won't get you very far). Your foot...
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    Now hearing THAT made me cry!

    Now hearing THAT made me cry!
  7. Thread: Snoring!!!

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    OK, we're a few pages deep in this thread - and...

    OK, we're a few pages deep in this thread - and it has been very entertaining. But here's the scoop - the older you get, the more you snore. I'm willing to bet that the person that started this...
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    The best way around this problem is to hang a...

    The best way around this problem is to hang a sign on the back of your pack. I've found HAZMAT fairly effective. Or you can really try to confuse them -- try something like Google Maps Street View.
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    "Why would ANYBODY want to go to Maine?" ...

    "Why would ANYBODY want to go to Maine?"

    "Maine? But that's nowhere NEAR Georgia!"

    "Do you have to pay tolls to use the trail?"

    "Will you meet any Argentinian beauties?"
  10. Thread: go pee

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    Now waitaminute! If he was a thru hiker that...

    Now waitaminute! If he was a thru hiker that exploded, exactly what part/parts of him completed the hike? Does that mean he was a thru hiker AND a section hiker in the same season?!? HYOH, but...
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