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Skiing and Snowboarding in Yaklama

Denis and I went skiing/snowboarding at Volen today. Volen is best likened to Ski Roundtop in PA. (Ski Roundtop is a smaller, northeastern USA ski area near where I grew up. The hills are about the same length and elevation; the types of skiers/boarders were about the same.) It was Denis’s first time on a…Read More

YouTube looks at Russia

Stas sent me some YouTube videos with interesting Moscow sites and sounds! Take a look at these three: Moscow subway at Rush hour Driving in Moscow Tunnel of Death (Lefortovo Tunnel, Russia)

My first football matches

I watched my first football match, actually, make that matches today. Russia was holding a mini-tournament / pre-season warm-up in Moscow. Game 1 saw “European champions Milan fought back from two goals down against Lokomotiv Moscow to draw 3-3 and eventually win the game on penalties.” In game 2, the tournament finale, PSV Eindhoven won…Read More

Katrina – 1 year annv.

Hurricane Katrina came on-shore 1 year ago today. LA and MS are still cleaning up and rebuilding. All the major networks are running Katrina specials; Bush is in New Orleans speaking today. 9 months ago I was in New Orleans filming a special for Lakeview. Watch the video below direct from the Ninth Ward, 17th...Read More