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The Pseudo-Science Of Luck In Sports
Luck has long been associated with sports. It is often a lucky pass or a lucky shot that wins a game, but how does luck actually happen? It's been said that you can make your own luck, but that isn't luck, that is a skill. Luck can't be quantified or planned...
Is College Worth The Cost?
As a parent, I'm a little concerned about what's happening with my daughter and thousands of other kids headed to college this year. Yes, there is a pandemic, and my daughter will be moving away from home for the first time, and yes, she will be in a state thousands of miles away from me, …
Boise's Best Pho Restaurants According To Yelp
A few years ago, my family started to get into pho. It's a Vietnamese soup that has broth, noodles, spices, and some form of protein. For a long time, I thought it rhymed with Joe, but it actually rhymes with "duh." If you are looking to try some pho for yourself, there are five Boise spot…
Is The Slurpee Coming Back To Boise?
Growing up in Colorado, I knew a few things would always be true: John Elway will always be the greatest quarterback of all-time, the mountains aren't as high as my next-door neighbor and the Slurpee always tastes good on a hot summer day. Now living in Boise, I can't even remember the las…
How To Be A Virtual Sports Fan
I am a huge NBA basketball fan. More specifically, I'm a Denver Nuggets fan. I grew up in Denver, and my uncle was the head statistician for the team, so I got pretty fantastic access as a kid. I plan a trip to Denver to see the team play at least once per year...
Weird Ways To Stay Cool in Boise This Weekend
With Boise having a record or near-record heat, you may be experiencing a record amount of sweat. You will need to stay hydrated over the next few days and stay near a place with air conditioning. If you don't have AC, your air conditioning is out, or you're just too cheap to run it, here …
Disturbing New Hair Trends Showing Up In Boise
I had a pretty disappointing phone call with my hairstylist today. Not because she couldn't fit me into her schedule. Not because she told me that I would need to wear a mask. I was disappointed because of our conversation about how to style my hair...
New Location For Bad Boy Burgers
Since moving to Boise, I have scoured the city for the best burgers. I've gone to local spot after local spot. Among the very best that I've had so far is Bad Boy Burgers. I went to the location on Fairview, and as I pulled into the drive-through and saw the menu, I was overcome with joy t…
Patrons At This Eagle Restaurant Are Staying Safe
Last night, I had a friend in town, and we planned to go to dinner. Being relatively new to Boise, I didn't know where to go, but a co-worker recommended Bardenay in Eagle.
In these times, when going to a restaurant, you don't know what to expect...

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