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Rabbit Hole – Four Book Recommendations and an Amazon Story

By Neville Crawley | March 5, 2019 | 0 Comments
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…a site search of ET says no, although does reveal a general love of dog-themed articles. Well, anyway, The Hour Between Dog and Wolf is a very good and easy…

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Good Job!

By Ben Hunt | March 1, 2018 | 0 Comments
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of their place in the pack. It’s the key to a Good Dog. You don’t have to tell dogs what their job is. They tell you. Maggie the German Shepherd?…

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You Had One Job

By Ben Hunt | November 3, 2016 | 0 Comments
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of dogs accomplish anything and everything you like. The biggest mistake people make when they get a dog is trying to make the dog fit into the life they wish…

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Heeere Comes Lucky!

By Ben Hunt | September 15, 2013 | 0 Comments
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…unmitigated economic disaster and was ultimately converted into a simulcast and live dog racing venue. Dog racing may not have been “the sport of kings”, but it was definitely the…

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Too Clever By Half

By Ben Hunt | February 5, 2018 | 3 Comments
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…a receiver placed on your dog’s collar. When the dog gets close to the wire, the receiver starts to beep, and when the dog gets all the way to the…

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Dogs, Dog Food, and the Curse of Some Talent

By Ben Hunt | October 14, 2018 | 20 Comments
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…crappy ads that are interfering with my free reading experience? Look, I get it. Dogs don’t only eat dog food. This is a dog-eat-dog world, too. We’re all transactional “takers”…

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We the People? We the Pack.

By Ben Hunt | July 14, 2020 | 21 Comments
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wolf, and the strength of the wolf is the pack. That’s from a poem by Rudyard Kipling. I know he’s been canceled, but I don’t care. I think he’s great….

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The Dog That Didn’t Bark

By Ben Hunt | December 7, 2018 | 5 Comments
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…the dog in the night-time. Det. Gregory: The dog did nothing in the night-time. Holmes: That was the curious incident. In “The Adventure of Silver Blaze”, one of Arthur Conan…

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Sheep Logic

By Ben Hunt | October 5, 2017 | 1 Comment
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…it means to be a wolf. We think of a wolf as the epitome of rapacious independence, but wolves, like all pack animals, are far less independent (and far less…

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The Many Moods of Macro

By Rusty Guinn | May 9, 2018 | 0 Comments
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…setters. I guess this is one of those things that is infinitely transferable to whatever kind of dog you had growing up. Unless your childhood dog was a global macro…

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Barking Dogs and Not-Barking Dogs

By Ben Hunt | August 23, 2021 | 0 Comments
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…point to which you would wish to draw my attention? Holmes:                To the curious incident of the dog in the night-time. Det. Gregory:     The dog did nothing in…

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Infrastructure Week!

By Ben Hunt | November 9, 2018 | 8 Comments
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…you would wish to draw my attention? Holmes: To the curious incident of the dog in the night-time. Det. Gregory: The dog did nothing in the night-time. Holmes: That was…

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The Funnel

By Demonetized | April 19, 2019 | 2 Comments
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…medieval wolf trap. Ben described the wolf trap in his note, Hot Rocks. [W]olves expect to hunt and track their prey. By establishing a longer trail that must be navigated…

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Mailbag! Fall 2017 Edition

By Ben Hunt | September 15, 2017 | 0 Comments
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…the denominator and make it look like productivity per hour is low. The reality is that we should be measuring actual hours worked rather than hours in the office. This…

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Hot Rocks

By Ben Hunt | August 30, 2018 | 0 Comments
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…illustration of a wolf trap from Le Livre de la Chasse (c. 1407). It’s a pretty simple design, consisting of a blood trail set through a one-way door in a…

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Goldilocks and the Dog That Didn’t Bark

By Ben Hunt | February 13, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Det. Gregory: Is there any other point to which you would wish to draw my attention? Holmes: To the curious incident of the dog in the night-time. Det. Gregory: The…

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Mailbag – Lucifer’s Hammer Edition

By Ben Hunt | September 11, 2020 | 8 Comments
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…where you are the underdog – whether that’s a business campaign or a military campaign or a campaign of resistance for social change – is *discipline*. If you’re the underdog

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Free-Range Kids / Free-Range Capitalism

By Rusty Guinn | March 23, 2019 | 7 Comments
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…the stuff that flew out of his backside the day before. I did know this was a thing, but had been fortunate enough not to have a coprophagic dog before…

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Rounders

By Ben Hunt | September 30, 2015 | 1 Comment
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…middle pair and a so-so kicker, but I’ve somehow convinced myself that I can take down a pot just because I’ve been playing tight for the past hour. No one…

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Lucifer’s Hammer

By Ben Hunt | August 31, 2020 | 40 Comments
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…do this next week. Let’s see who the people of Portland put into office. Either the dog catches the car or the car runs over the dog. Either way, the…

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