"People who don't know huskies usually think that the dogs are FORCED to race and that puts the sport into a different category than a job. Anybody who knows these dogs knows that you don't force a husky to do anything - when they've had enough they…"
"So we'll put many thousands of people out of work because of one person's actions. What about all the jobs that have "the potential to put the welfare of HUMANS second to profits" - are you going to shut them down too?????"
"Ban the Iditarod (and hundreds of similar and smaller races, I assume?) because of one really bad person?? I did husky rescues for a few years and am one of the sponsors of an Iditarod and Yukon Quest racing team ( http://www.yukonhuskies.com/ ).…"
"It's always nice to read stories by other Jack London fans. He and Robert W. Service started my fascination with the North over 50 years ago and were certainly among the reasons I moved to the Yukon 20+ years ago. You might enjoy my analysis of…"
"Although I use TripAdvisor to research, during the 9 weeks I travelled
in Alaska, Florida and the Caribbean this year, not a single cruise,
hotel, car rental or tour operator ever mentioned the site."
"That's the right answer IMO, Ed. Even the lighter weight of a top-quality P&S compared to a DSLR does that - especially on long zooms. While I love the lighter load of my Fuji S1800, I'm going back to my Digital Rebel kit for anything but casual…"
"Alaska - years ago (back in the days of large floppy disks) I created a database of movies shot in Alaska or the Yukon Territory, or pretending to be in those places. Somewhere I still have that file of 300 or so movies, hopefully at least in print.…"
"If a winter trip to Alaska has ever intrigued you, have a look at today's blog with 28 photos from a drive from Whitehorse, Yukon to Skagway, Alaska. It's a 200-mile round trip through some of the most spectacular scenery on the continent.…"