Category Archives: Philosophy

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Copyright 2015 Marc Allen Mintz

Copyright 2015 Marc Allen Mintz

I’ll admit it, I’m really not comfortable with social media.  Last year I deactivated my Facebook account, but then reactivated it earlier this summer to mine my contacts for a big cross-country road trip.  That’s the awesomeness of it.  But it’s rare I need that much awesome. Continue reading

Into the Miles

Copyright 2015 Marc Allen Mintz

Copyright 2015 Marc Allen Mintz

Flipping through the channels the other night I came across the movie Into the Wild.  I can’t remember exactly how I felt after I first saw it, but these days I’m guessing a little differently.

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I’m Not A Religious Man…

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Copyright 2015 Marc Allen Mintz

…but maybe the Pope Francis hype rubbed off on me this weekend.   Continue reading

Blood Moon/Desert Sky

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Can’t We All Just Get Along?!

Copyright 2014 Marc Allen Mintz

Copyright 2014 Marc Allen Mintz

Ran into an interesting situation recently.  There’s a place nearby where I go sometimes to take in a view.  It’s really the only place in town that has elevation, and so it’s been a place where I’ve taken several photos, like this one.   Continue reading

Freeways Can Ruin Lives (But Time Can, In Fact, Heal)

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A fews days rest and I’m still processing what was THEE blast of all blasts from the past.  Unfortunately, the impetus for my return to Riverside after almost eight years (or at least a visit longer than one night) was the passing of a friendContinue reading

A graphically interesting photograph will almost always have triangles in it- MAM

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You Wanna Jam?

Copyright 2013 Marc Allen MIntz

Copyright 2013 Marc Allen MIntz

I’ve been waiting to take this photo of Tom for about five months….

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The Great Farmer Debate of Super Bowl 2013

Copyright 2013 Marc Allen Mintz

Copyright 2013 Marc Allen Mintz

Did you catch it?  Forget Beyonce and the unflattering photos of her that went viral.  I’m talking about the Super Bowl commercial that has everyone talking.  Continue reading

Looks like Chip’s staying with the Ducks…who cares?

Copyright 2013 Marc Allen Mintz

Copyright 2013 Marc Allen Mintz

It’s been all over the sports news since last Thursday after the Ducks won the Fiesta Bowl.  With seven NFL head coach positions open, it was pretty much guaranteed that Chip Kelly would be going to the pros.  But guess what?  He decided to stay in Eugene.  What a fool!  Or is he? Continue reading