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Tracy K. Lorenz / Outside Chance

April 3, 2020

Not AprilFools I’m writing this on April 1, 2020, exactly five years to the day from when I got a call from my former college roommate Mike McClure. That call led to an adventure that would rank in the top five experiences of a pretty experienced life. Mike ...

With Fresh Eyes

April 3, 2020

The Idea of Home “There’s No Place Like Home,” the closing line from the celebrated 1939 film The Wizard of Oz, now resonates in the face of a pandemic, as we’re urged to heed the wise counsel of our nation’s health specialists. ...

Tracy K. Lorenz ...

April 3, 2020

Stuck in the house for three weeks and watching a lot of TV Has anyone EVER made the dishes they show on morning shows? Ever? Plus they never show the people who have to clean up afterwards.  They should show the cleanup in relation to preparation. So ...

EarthTalk

April 3, 2020

From the Editors of E - The Environmental Magazine The Myopia of Living on Land “Most of us suffer from a kind of myopia. We see only the things that fit in with our beliefs about the world.” – TJ MacGregor About the Ocean The word “Ocean” ...

Tracy K. Lorenz ...

April 3, 2020

Typing Out Loud Whilte Quarantined (Kind of) If you wore camouflage to church you’d stand out. Scam callers must really be struggling with some enticement to replace the free cruise. When Tom Hanks announced he had the Coronavirus it was all over the ...

Outside Chance ...

April 3, 2020

Trusting and using your graph and a few good early spring lures John Hoyer, the top walleye pro, this past year gave a presentation that I found riveting. The first half of his seminar was on locating fish and getting the most out of your graph. Finding the ...