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Drinking with Russians and Other Bad Ideas

I stand on the inside of the fence at the edge of the fire crater, because there are no real laws here at the Turkmenistan Gates of Hell, specifically. Because Turkmenistan is binary. Either it’s boxed or it’s wild. He stands on the outside of the fence and we pass the bottles back and forth Read More

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Accidental Buzkashi Tajikistan and the elusive Tajik Sheep Horse

Buzkashi Tajikistan. It’s not something I plan. I don’t even really know what it is before seeing it. I’ve read about it, somewhere, but managed to store away the information in the forget file. I do that with many things. Learn about them, then forget that I have learned about them, then encounter them and Read More