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The Mint turns three!

Holy Crap! Can it really be? Is “The Mint 400,” recently re-christened “The Human Circus” after hookgrip’s hostile takeover generous hosting offer, really three years old? Where in shit’s sake does the time go? No doubt the people responsible for … Continue reading

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A short history of Rome’s Metro C (aka, “the Unicorn”)

[NB: this is a slight detour from the usual, Olympic Weightlifting related drivel. But its relevance lies in the fact that I’ve long had to rely on Rome’s dismal public transit system to get to the city’s gym up in … Continue reading

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