Andy Shire

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Why There Should Be a Tarp in Your Future

I love camping. Sleeping under the stars is one of the greatest, most relaxing ways to spend time outside. Except if it starts raining. Then, camping …

Camping

What's Better For Hiking? Boots vs Trail Runners vs Approach Shoes

You want to wear hiking boots to go hiking, right? That may be conventional outdoors wisdom, but often, it's not the right answer. Let's examine the …

AT 2014 Wingnut's thru hike gear review

Registered User<p>Join Date01-19-2013LocationSpringfield, VAAge57Posts13<p>Long overdue gear review of what worked well, and in a few cases, not so well …

The right’s home-school conspiracy: How I helped GOP launch a religious war

I helped start the religious right. This is how we sought to undermine secular America — and build a theocracy<p>As someone who participated in the rise of the religious right in the 1970s and 1980s, I can tell you that you can’t understand the modern Republican Party and its hatred of government …

7 Cities That Are Starting To Go Car-Free

Urban planners are finally recognizing that streets should be designed for people, not careening hunks of deadly metal.<p>After over a hundred years of living with cars, some cities are slowly starting to realize that the automobile doesn’t make a lot of sense in the urban context. It isn’t just the …

Urban Design