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Lyndon Hood - law abider, Lower Hutt Monday, January 10, 2005

I thought that rather than compiling my own top 20 best-of-2004-lists list, I'd take the illusory opportunity of a new year to tie up some loose ends. But first, in the holiday spirit, I want to revisit an old friend.

http://fightingtalk.blogspot.com/2005/01/lyndon-hood-law-abider-lower-hutt.html

Hamish McKenzie - transient, Oaxaca, Mexico Monday, January 10, 2005

Here in Mexico we are in the depths of winter. The mercury, its core chilled by the frosty skies, struggles to the mid 20s, and the locals laugh at me wearing my shorts and slapping on sunscreen.


http://fightingtalk.blogspot.com/2005/01/hamish-mckenzie-transient-oaxaca.html

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