Posts by: Andy

Surgeon General’s Warning: death a side affect of life.

It is a strange and essential aspect of life that it is never quite so wonderful as when you are about to lose it.  This is why I love adventure- it is living in spite of death (something that we do everyday without thinking about it).  I don’t mean...
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The Adventure Begins…

I want to thank everyone who’s come out for the Living Social Ninja adventure. This is our biggest event to date and it wouldn’t run so smoothly if we didn’t have a wealth of bad ass students making it happen. If you are coming in the next couple of...
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Level Up is Goruck Tough

A couple of weeks ago I had the opportunity to complete a Goruck challenge. Goruck is a manufacturer of battle-ready backpacks run by Jason, a Green Beret and all around pain-enthusiast. He runs Goruck Challenges in cities around the United States to make “Good Livin” available to anyone who...
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Choose Your Own Adventure

I loved these books as a kid.  I probably read every single volume at the library down the street.  The trouble was, over half the time, you died a horrible death at the hands of a diabolical and counter-intuitive trap created by the author.  In order to combat this,...
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Invest some XP in your life

I love videogames. I played my first game (Tiger Heli 1985) when I was two or three years old and I couldn’t even hazard a guess how many hours of the subsequent 25 years I spent playing videogames.  I’m particularly a fan of games that allow intense customization.  My friends...
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