Weird little man from Wisconsin

“I called the cops on you.” The little man was encased in plastic raingear and was delighted to have caught me cheating the system…so he thought.

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Pure Michigan

It’s not the easiest state to get to, but Michigan generously rewards those who go out of their way to visit its abundant natural beauty. A short list of some places not to miss.

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Hannibal #2

Beyond the historic Mark Twain downtown, Hannibal, Missouri, is a town with holes in its socks. Yet, MT himself might recognize his boyhood home in its very ordinariness. Colorful and historic, Hannibal is worth a visit.

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Hannibal, MO

Travel is fatal to prejudice, bigotry, and narrow-mindedness, and many of our people need it sorely on these accounts. Broad, wholesome, charitable views of men and things cannot be acquired by vegetating in one little coner of the earth all one’s lifetime.–Mark Twain Yesterday, the first volume of Samuel Clemens’s autobiography was released, 100 years […]

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One Small Step…

After four months on the road, I finally leave Michigan, my home state. The journey begins…

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