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Feb 24, 2014
Remember those good old family feuds over the Monopoly Board, when you’d hypothesize about who was starting an alliance with whom, scheme over the most clever way to trick your parent or sibling into giving you Park Place, and struggle not to mortgage all your houses? Well now the Missoula Strings on Tour and Pride […]
Nov 25, 2013
That’s right, I said horses in high heels. Although truthfully, it is not quite how it sounds, but still amazingly similar. One of the latest things discovered at the museum was a type of horse shoe, but not like the typical metal shoes that you are probably imagining that attach to the base of a […]
Nov 21, 2013
In my hand, I’ve got a yellow box, or maybe it would be considered gold or golden. It’s rectangular, it has stripes that look red, but maybe orange, and it’s relatively small. It opens as if it’s hinged, but there isn’t an actual hinge, just the paper-like material encasing the box. There is a brand […]