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Episode 22: Leave A Trace

October 9, 2019

Leave No Trace LNT is a backcountry wilderness ethic preached in many of our national parks It makes sense Don t litter respect wildlife stay on the trail etc But it has blind spots It […]

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Episode 21: Could Localism Cure Globalism?

September 25, 2019

Our penchant for global travel is destroying the very places we re trying to see Whether it s going off trail for the perfect instagram picture or it s more invisible like carbon dioxide melting […]

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Episode 19: Lessons From Sheep

August 28, 2019

Sheep aren t complicated animals They eat sleep and poop just like we do But they are the most mentioned animal in the Bible We are compared to them more than any one other animal […]

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Episode 17: Das Sheep

August 14, 2019

The average American ate around 5 pounds of lamb as late as the 1960 s Now the average American eats less than 1 pound of it Concurrently there used to be herds of 40-50 million […]

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Episode 16: Off The Record

August 7, 2019

Get ready for a faux-monologue featuring the central theme of HBO s Chernobyl What is the cost of lies I can t stop thinking about this question so I thought I d pawn some of […]

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Episode 15: A Gallon Of Pasteurized Milk

July 31, 2019

Milk is our our first food It s sustained us since the beginning of time The Lapplanders Biblical Hebrews Egyptians Romans Greeks Spanish and early American colonists all drank it It s probably been the […]

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Episode 13: Raw Milk, So What?

July 17, 2019

Raw Milk is milk that hasn t been changed or adulterated in any way It s been drunk by everyone from the Israelites of the Bible to the Romans to the Spanish Conquistadors and finally […]