I heard that those who stopped at the farm party Thursday afternoon won quite a show at the pool. I foolishly skipped that stop as I rode by as someone asked what the free beer was and got an answer from the team bus: Coors and Keystone. This year’s RAGBRAI lesson: don’t be a beer snob.
I was in France a week and half ago, and I was surprised to find that ragbrai.com was completely unaccessible due to European privacy regulations…. something about the website being hosted by USA Today?
if this is true, this must be really bad for Europeans looking for information.
on a positive note, I did find the French version of…[Read more]
was to get off the road after Protivin and take the shuttle bus (air conditioned!) to tour Norman Borlaug’s boyhood home. I had never heard of him before, even though he lived most of his later life and died here in Dallas.
And then recently I found this book at the library: