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RIP: Oscar-Winning Director Of 'Searching For Sugar Man' Found Dead
“I was backpacking around Africa and South America looking for stories with a camera. I found six stories and this was one of the six. I thought it was the best story I'd ever heard,” he told the Independent newspaper in 2012. [Variety]. He was only 36 …
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YOUTH SPORTS: Realities of hiking trip can relate to teaching moments for kids
OK, so I did it I went on a three-day hiking/backpacking trip with six other men in the mountains of Arizona. My idea of roughing it would include a lower grade hotel room, a bad, dirty restaurant, a pull-out bed that you can feel the springs in your …
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