Whew... only two days left of Nordic Fest. Tons of thanks to all who have stopped in to say hello. (Really big thanks to all of you who brought us food.... That includes you, Apple Pie Mama! Yum!)
Tubbs Snowshoes developed a cool new approach to decking... check out the flex-deck.... way cool... http://tubbssnowshoes.com/flex/bio
What makes something "real?" What makes someone a "real" anything? It's touchy to even approach such a topic. There are so many angles to consider and our own perceptions color our conclusions. Reality has been debated from Plato to Descartes to Husserl. Here's a thoughtful essay on the conundrum of reality as applied to sport. It offers a conclusion that can be applied to many areas of life... http://books.google.com/books?id=dcQDAAAAMBAJ&pg=PA38&lpg=PA38&dq=%22real+mountain+biker%22&source=bl&ots=7dMmnqZTnE&sig=bjhSIBOYC9-_-ks1hQr37K-GanU&hl=en&ei=3Y_9SsroDcjKlAef9rCTCw&sa=X&oi=book_result&ct=result&resnum=9&ved=0CBsQ6AEwCA#v=onepage&q=%22real%20mountain%20biker%22&f=false
Shameless Arc Shop Propaganda... http://store.arcadian.com/graphics/NF09prodbook.FINweb.pdf
Today's JiffL comes from Jean, our Yakima rack rep......
Check out this link..... http://www.google.com/imgres?imgurl=http://www.prolineracks.com/Yakima-rocket-cargo-box-lrg.jpg&imgrefurl=http://forums.vwvortex.com/zerothread%3Fid%3D1543908&h=313&w=570&sz=21&tbnid=X_n7k5WLhru2WM:&tbnh=74&tbnw=134&prev=/images%3Fq%3Dyakima%2Brocket%2Bbox%2Bpic&usg=__9_QJXjOKBi8fcoG5vFhi2J_6Zzk=&ei=iJf9SrHwGIO4lAfY2pCeCw&sa=X&oi=image_result&resnum=4&ct=image&ved=0CA8Q9QEwAw
Just focus on the large box thing..... Now link to this and take note of the "monster pod" in the video....
Is that funny or what?
Nordic Fest continues until the end of the week!
Check out some action shots from the weekend!
Our smiling SmartWool rep holding court among the socks. You go Sista'!
Jay hard at work.... He's watchingthe parking lot for invading Teetins... (You might be wondering what a Teetin is.... A Teetin is a rarely seen entity that has been spotted in the surrounding hills. They are aggressive little things with nasty attitudes. Although nocturnal and solitary, they have been known to hunt in packs. Jay is researching them for a local publication. He asks that anyone who has seen a Teetin contact him directly.)
The wonderful chaos near the front counter! You can't really see the elbows being thrown....
More pics on the way
The Shop is slammin'!
Our pullup promotion is working well. Tons of people have completed the whole set for the totality of the discount. Pics will be available on Monday.
The front counter is backed up completely.
See you at the Shop!