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Comment Archives: Stories: Rec & Sports

Re: “Flotilla of 300-Plus Protest Snake River Dam System

WTF Nothing.... how ridiculous. Kayaks launch on free-flowing rivers all the time. Or do you just live in your mother's basement?

15 likes, 1 dislike
Posted by jahli on 10/04/2015 at 5:09 PM

Re: “Flotilla of 300-Plus Protest Snake River Dam System

We were lied to when they put in most of these damn dams. They said that the salmon runs would not be affected.

Zillions of taxpayer and utility payer dollars have gone into hatcheries, restocking and tanker trucking these fish in an attempt to "save" them. It's a travesty.

The damn damns need to go.

11 likes, 2 dislikes
Posted by jahli on 10/04/2015 at 5:07 PM

Re: “Flotilla of 300-Plus Protest Snake River Dam System

If the dam wasn't there, they could not of launch their kayaks.

2 likes, 18 dislikes
Posted by Nothing is free on 10/04/2015 at 3:30 PM

Re: “Tour de Fat Boise

For such a beautiful sport, it will ALWAYS get ruined by a few (or many) people who find it better to cheat. If you’ve had a car since you first grasped your driving licence, then the idea of commuting on a bike to work can seem a little daunting. You probably haven’t thought about being safe on the road since you passed your cycling proficiency test back when you were 10 years old, in which time you’ve been more concerned with your car’s MPG than with advancements in bike technology. You certainly don’t spend too much time worrying about signalling in a car or being squashed to the kerb either. For whatever reason, you’ve decided to bike to work. Maybe you’ve been enticed in by a tax free bike on the cycle to work scheme, or maybe you just want to burn fat, not your hard earned money on fuel.
Mountain Bike Under : $500

Posted by Novera Arif on 09/30/2015 at 10:07 AM

Re: “Idaho Mountain Biking League Creates Teams for Teens

Sounds like a great opportunity, with responsible adult leaders. Let's hope they have more success, and common sense than the Boise youth road biking clubs whose adult leaders teach and reinforce riding 3 and 4 abreast, well into motor vehicle lanes, swear and spit at cars that try to pass, and ignore traffic laws.

1 like, 6 dislikes
Posted by buena.alma on 09/24/2015 at 8:03 AM

Re: “Payette River Games are No More

How disappointing, whoever had the brilliant idea is an idiot, thanks a lot you just hurt our economy again, just like the whole Tammarack joke!

2 likes, 7 dislikes
Posted by Kari Cummings on 09/20/2015 at 1:07 AM

Re: “Taking The Road(s) Less Traveled North to McCall

Great write up..thanks

1 like, 0 dislikes
Posted by tim on 09/03/2015 at 8:42 AM

Re: “Yotes Fever is Back: C of I Beats No. 13 Eastern Oregon in Season Opener

The University of Idaho would be wise to not schedule a football game with the College of Idaho. How humiliating it would be for the "mighty" Vandals to get thumped by the Yotes.

Posted by NIcurmudgeon on 08/31/2015 at 11:47 AM

Re: “Boise Parks and Rec Asks Bench Neighborhood to Design a Park

A year around pool would be an awesome addition to our city, and something we do not yet have!

2 likes, 1 dislike
Posted by Heidi Ramos on 08/28/2015 at 3:10 PM

Re: “Watch the Slideshow: See Spot Splash Delights Owners, Confuses Dogs

Love the pictures. Dogs and water are just a blast to watch.

1 like, 0 dislikes
Posted by Wizard on 08/28/2015 at 12:16 PM

Re: “Boise Parks and Rec Asks Bench Neighborhood to Design a Park

3 Acres? A playground, a walking path, a shaded area with benches for lunching/meeting, and an open area for games, exercise, or gatherings.

Posted by CoffeeWithPie on 08/28/2015 at 10:59 AM

Re: “Hunting for Dummies

good article, here i found a good article about how to pick your perfect bow, how to make one and how to hunting with a bow

1 like, 0 dislikes
Posted by John Turner on 08/28/2015 at 4:26 AM

Re: “Thru-Hiking the Idaho Centennial Trail

Did they make it?

1 like, 1 dislike
Posted by CoffeeWithPie on 08/21/2015 at 4:05 PM

Re: “Tour de Fat Boise

Tour De Flat

Posted by darthvader on 08/16/2015 at 7:47 AM

Re: “Audio: Mining the Past in Silver City. What Was (And In Many Ways, Still Is)

Nice piece Jessica. I had to laugh though about one thing... the article says "bull sperm" and I thought you said "beef sperm." I have always thought it's best not to get your sperm(s) mixed up! humor intended... good luck!

0 likes, 1 dislike
Posted by debski on 08/14/2015 at 4:42 PM

Re: “Boise's Nick Symmonds Dropped From Team USA Over Sponsor Flap

three cheers for ameriKorp.......

Posted by Jim on 08/11/2015 at 10:29 AM

Re: “Bike Town USA

I just want to AGAIN..................SAY THANK YOU !!! IN ALL SINCERETY !!! I was the recipient of one such bike(during the give away at REI in Seattle-2009 ??) and used for such said reasons and continue to do so and I just/am celebrating my 69th B'day, though now in Florida. GREAT service you have/continue to provide!!! :) :) :)

Posted by Marjorie Mouton on 08/10/2015 at 2:24 PM

Re: “Tour de Fat


Posted by BBP on 08/08/2015 at 8:26 AM

Re: “Nearly Hang Time: This Weekend's Boise Bam Jam Will Feature First-Ever NBA Competitor

Didn't Will Bogan graduate from Ole Miss in like 2011? "working towards his MBA at Valparaiso after graduating from Ole Miss in three years with a bachelor’s degree in managerial finance"

Posted by Joe F on 08/07/2015 at 2:06 PM

Re: “Rhodes Park Plans Unveiled

"Skater shoes"

0 likes, 1 dislike
Posted by Sierra Antoinette on 08/07/2015 at 1:34 PM

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