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Jamie Starr:

Rally for Riley

Posted on February 25, 2009 Under Life

On January 10th, JoshSpear.com friend and action sports industry staple Riley Poor was involved in an accident in Vermont that resulted in a serious spinal cord injury. Among the many hats Riley wears in the ski industry: he's X Games…

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The Veuve Clicquot Recipe: 2 Parts Family

Posted on September 12, 2008 Under Travel

To briefly recap our progress with the Veuve Clicquot recipe this week, we added one part design on Tuesday, one part ambiance on Wednesday, and one part expertise on Thursday. Today, there's one last ingredient to add, and we're going…

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The Veuve Clicquot Recipe: 1 Part Expertise

Posted on September 11, 2008 Under Food

Moving right along with the Veuve Clicquot Recipe I've been slowly but surely completing for you this week... Since we've successfully added one part each of design and ambiance, we're going to go ahead and fold-in one part expertise today.…

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The Veuve Clicquot Recipe: 1 Part Ambiance

Posted on September 10, 2008 Under Travel

Now that we've mixed 1 part design into the bowl, we're going to move onto the second ingredient -- let's add one part ambiance. Just the second ingredient in the four-ingredient recipe, it was the most eye-opening component of my…

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The Veuve Clicquot Recipe: 1 Part Design

Posted on September 9, 2008 Under Design

Today I'm going to highlight the first ingredient in the four part Veuve Clicquot Recipe that I promised you yesterday: 1 part design. It became clear to me during my time in France that design plays a central role in…

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Veuve Clicquot: My Podium Picks

Posted on September 8, 2008 Under Food

As a bonus to the Veuve Clicquot "recipe" which I will be assembling for you all this week, I thought I'd also offer up a bit of instant gratification -- good form for a Monday, I figure. During my time…

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The Veuve Clicquot Recipe: A Miniseries

Posted on September 8, 2008 Under Travel

Last week, a perfect storm of luck, timing, karmic repayment, and a unforeseen hiccup in Josh's schedule had me whisking off to Paris on an Open Skies flight to join some other bloggers as guests of Veuve Clicquot (think bold…

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Calle Street Soccer

Posted on June 18, 2008 Under Fashion

While us 'Mericans have the luxury of perfectly mowed fields and a plethora of generic gear at our disposal, most of the world does soccer... or fútbol... or futbito, differently. It's a beloved and gritty sport, the foundation of which…

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The Moog Guitar: Paul Vo Collector Edition

Posted on June 18, 2008 Under Music

The other day, a guitar fanatic friend of mine - who incidentally also handcrafts guitars for an impressive list of virtuosos you'd all know - burst into the room looking like a kid fresh off of his first roller coaster…

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PUMA x Atmos x Mitsuaki Iwago

Posted on June 18, 2008 Under Fashion

Disclaimer: no polar bears or snow leopards were harmed during the creation of these shoes... National Geographic imagery meets sneaker design in this collaboration between PUMA, Atmos NYC, and Japanese photographer Mitsuaki Iwago. Through two releases-- the Polar Pack and…

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