Limited; or, The Wild West Made Mild

The usual happened on my way to the old Fort Hall and the Bannock County Historical Museum. “Usual” being that I had a certain goal in mind–look at strange-ass western stuff–and instead realized how much stranger the world is than we know. All this whilst looking at a replica fort and tipi, and faux Western town. . . . → Read More: Limited; or, The Wild West Made Mild

Dances with Fools; or, the Worst of Election ’08

It’s county historical museums like the ones in Oakley, Idaho; Florence, Arizona; Pecos, Texas; and Silverton, Colorado, that should be a part of the stimulus package!

Mining Museum, Silverton, CO ©2008 es

They are fusty and musty and cluttered and jumbled, but filled to the brim with the kind of ¬†real life that Joe the . . . → Read More: Dances with Fools; or, the Worst of Election ’08