Sunday, December 11th, 2016

The Chinese Communists have finally figured out how to have a photo op with the Olympic torch without all those pesky protestors. Go climb a mountain. Live television footage showed a Chinese mountaineering team holding up a specially designed torch — separate from the main Olympic flame — along with Chinese and Olympic flags on […]

It’s a feat often repeated but never with the same meaning. Edmund Hillary, along with his Sherpa guide Tenzing Norgay, climbed Mt Everest in Nepal on May 29th, 1953, the first man to do so. Edmund Hillary passed away at age 88. Print this entry

It’s a feat often repeated but never with the same meaning. Edmund Hillary, along with his Sherpa guide Tenzing Norgay, climbed Mt Everest in Nepal on May 29th, 1953, the first man to do so. Edmund Hillary passed away at age 88. Print this entry