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Time Goes By... Is It Really 2020? Reflections on a Half Century in Wyoming

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Is it really 2020? Back at the turn of the century (yeah, 20 years ago at 2000), our little town put together Project 2020, which was a guide for the town’s future.

Wyoming U.S. Senate Race Takes Interesting Twists Among Lummis, Cheney, Friess

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This past week has been an interesting time for Wyoming politicians Liz Cheney, Cynthia Lummis, and Foster Friess.

Here in 2020, We Are Living in the "Good Old Days"

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Years from now, people will harken back to these days as possibly the best economic times in our country’s history.

And there is less actual warfare going on around the world that just about any time in world history. Look it up.

Fossil Fuel Issues, Nanobots, and the End of Work As We Know It

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With your arms around the future; And your back against the past -- the Moody Blues

Wyoming was on my mind, even though I was basking in 70-degree temperatures in Texas recently. Let me explain:

Just How Cold Is It, Anyway?

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An old joke about the weather:
“My feet are cold.”
“Well, all you have to do is go to bed and have a brick at you feet.”
“I tried that.”
“Did you get the brick hot?”
“Get it hot? It took all night just to get it warm.”

Cowboy State-Oriented Gifts Perfect for This Year's Christmas

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So many gifts – so little time.

I reached out to my network of friends about their ideas for the best Wyoming-oriented Christmas gifts and it was an inundation!

Wow, what a great selection. Let’s hope I can do them justice by listing a bunch of them here.

Cowboy State-Oriented Gifts Perfect for This Year's Christmas

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So many gifts – so little time.

I reached out to my network of friends about their ideas for the best Wyoming-oriented Christmas gifts and it was an inundation!
Wow, what a great selection. Let’s hope I can do them justice by listing a bunch of them here.

Antarctica? Cowboy State Was a Sea of Blowing Snow During Great Thanksgiving Blizzard

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The Cowboy State is still looking a lot like Siberia. But travel in Wyoming was really horrific on the days leading up to the 2019 Thanksgiving holiday. Heavy snow and high winds struck at least three-fourths of the state. It was a mess.

A Holiday Season: The Sanctity of Life with Stacy M & Baby M

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We live in unusual times when what defines life is under constant attack. This got me thinking about two instances in my past that involved the dignity of life concerning two seemingly useless human lives.

Football, Booming Motels, Leg Wrestling, & Predators in Cowboy State News

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Lots of things to write about around Wyoming. For example:

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