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A Failed Experiment and Glutton Travels Preview

Aug 17, 2012 29 Comments

Rarely have the words normal and my brain ever been spoken in the same sentences.  But this is something that I embrace, mainly because I often use my “unique” perspective to create some glorious gluttonous foods.  Usually I get an idea in my head, run with it, and everything turns out to be pretty damn […]

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Revisiting The Sandlot: As it Stands Today

Aug 10, 2012 20 Comments

Inspired by Thalia Bardell’s an article for, 18 months ago I compose a simplistic piece about the filming locations for the movie “The Sandlot.”  Unbeknownst to me, this article would grow to not only be the most popular on, but also become a primary source on the inter-wide web for information on and […]

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Glutton Travels: Boulder Colorado Breweries

Aug 04, 2012 19 Comments

Colorado might be the self-proclaimed “Colorful State,” but perhaps there is reason to acknowledge the state as one of America’s beer Meccas.  After all Colorado has one of the largest microbrewery concentrations in the country and is host to the Great American Beer Fest. So when the Glutton Household recently made a weekend trip to […]

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Glutton Travels: Twain Harte Mini Golf

Jul 20, 2012 7 Comments

While exploring America I’ve played and seen my fair share of miniature golf courses.  From the low budget raised plywood, to the reality based courses, to the fanciful  theme park creations with running water and exploding volcanoes.  And while I tend not to be a discriminating patron of any putt putt course, there are those […]

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Glutton Travels: Bitter Creek Brewing Company

Jun 16, 2012 15 Comments

If you’ve driven coast to coast across America chances are that you’ve encountered stretches of land where nothing terribly exciting is happening.  And if you’ve ever driven on I-80 between Cheyenne and Salt Lake City chances are that the most compelling aspect of humanity or nature you’ve encountered is that of the wind gusts that […]

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Glutton Travels: Spring Training 2012 –Part III

Mar 30, 2012 6 Comments

Thanks to those of you who have been following Sports Glutton’s coverage of Spring Training 2012. Hopefully you’ve enjoyed reading the posts as much as I have enjoyed sharing my experiences. If you’ve missed either of the first two commentaries, you can read Part I and Part II now to get caught up. As promised, […]

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Glutton Travels: Spring Training 2012-Part II

Mar 24, 2012 5 Comments

Spring Training 2012 Part II- Recapping another successful trip… As I was preparing to write the first of two stories from my Spring Training trip to beautiful Arizona, I explained to Sportsglutton that I would turn around my first post as soon as possible. The only caveat was that I needed a couple of days […]

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