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Tom grew up in Milwaukee, bartended in Wauwatosa in the '70s and moved here in 1984.

Commentary, observations and musings about the outdoors, life in general and maybe Tosa politics and personalities will be the order of the day. He savors a lively debate as much as terrific cooking.

Live by the Poll - Die by the Poll

Scott Walker, Politics, Polling, The Big Fat Middle

By now you’ve heard that Governor Scott Walker has suspended his presidential campaign.  I’m not surprised as I predicted he was done some time ago.  If you were to review the timeline on my Face Book page you’ll find it there - on August 13th. 

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Mama and the Twins

Trail Camera, Outdoor Hobbies, Whitetail Biology, Family

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Forest Exploration Center Tackles the Buckthorn

Forest Exploration Center, County Grounds, Invasive Species, Buckthorn, Sustainable Forestry, Life In Tosa

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Photo Dump

University of Wisconsin Digital Collections Center, Wisconsin Natural Resources Magazine, WDNR, Photography, Walk Down Memory Lane, Outdoors

An article in the August issue of Wisconsin Natural Resources caught my attention the other day.  The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources - partnering with the University of Wisconsin Digital Collections Center - has begun digitizing their historic photo collection and making it available to the public online.  The project should be completed by May of next year.

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Dia de los Muertos

Artistic Expression, Dia de los Muertos, Skeletal Remains

The holiday is still a couple of months away.  Nevertheless, I cleaned-up a couple of deer skulls that the Labs found in the woods this spring and via one of my pals they've landed in the skilled hands of a very talented artist.

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