Tag: Alaska

National Geographic Article On Wrangel Island – A Part of Obama’s Plan to Kill American Energy?

This was a sight not to be missed!! All the passengers had joined our Captain on the bridge as he called out directions to the helmsman to maneuver the ship through the ice which was no easy feat because we were surrounded by it. ~ August 1996 - Run For Wrangel (click the pic for the story of a modern-day visit to Wrangel.

National Geographic recently published an article titled Wrangel Island Russian Refuge. Wrangle lies in the Arctic Ocean, close to Alaska, but closer to Russia. As far as mankind knows, Americans were the first to set foot on the Island (sometimes spelled…

Best Quote of 2011

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I found this tweet by David Burge @iowahawkblog at Proof Positive in his righthand sidebar. It’s my pick for the Best Quote of 2011. While Rick Perry is not my first pick for the GOP nominee, I will gladly support…