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Volkswagon Bug

G+W≠C±MG= MDTU — The Mountain Dirtbag Transportation Unit Formula

by B. Frank August 3, 2012 40th Anniversary Edition

Some of the following may wound the sensibilities of traditionalists, neo-hippies/rednecks, new/used car hawkers and litigation-minded attorneys.

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Win Some, Lose Some

Win Some, Lose Some

by M John Fayhee August 3, 2012 40th Anniversary Edition

We have lost some things and gained some things over these past 40 years.

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40 Years Outdoors

40 Years Outdoors

by Peter Kray August 3, 2012 40th Anniversary Edition

That’s because what I do care about is something that we don’t seem to talk about enough anymore. Which is all of that magic out there —

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Fake Budweiser

Depravity? You’ve got the wrong war

by Sgt. Mike August 3, 2012 40th Anniversary Edition

They signed up for a big-budget action movie with sex and booze but wound up on a year-long Puritanical crusade in the desert. What a bummer.

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Love Rockers

Love, Part 2: Now

by Jen Jackson August 3, 2012 40th Anniversary Edition

It was about understanding and embracing the fact that I wanted to fall in love again. And I wanted to do it right this time. To do right by me.

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Parents in love

Love, Part I: Then

by Allison Jackson August 3, 2012 40th Anniversary Edition

It didn’t take me long to note his age, 22, and his piercing blue eyes, his sweet smile and his lovely hands. How was I to know that I was attracted to men’s hands?

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New Gear and the Good Old Days

New Gear and the Good Old Days

by Brendan Leonard August 3, 2012 40th Anniversary Edition

You know what really shook shit up in the outdoors? The wheel.

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The Tipping Point

The Tipping Point

by Devon O'Neil August 3, 2012 40th Anniversary Edition

Then came the Moby Dick of all condo complexes — or, as fifth-generation Breckenridge resident Robin Theobald called it, “the tipping point.”

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Adventure People

Adventure People

by Charles Clayton August 3, 2012 40th Anniversary Edition

As it happens, I was born the same year as MG, which meant that my childhood was colored by the themes many adults of the era were embracing.

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Mountain Gazette's 60 Best Excerpts

Mountain Gazette’s 60 Best Excerpts

by Mountain Gazette August 3, 2012 40th Anniversary Edition

It is an understatement to say how complicated and time-consuming a process it was to distill the millions of words that have appeared in 191 issues of the Mountain Gazette into a mere 60 excerpts

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