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Getting The Legs Going at Brighton

Getting The Legs Going at Brighton

The Think Thank Almanac crew headed up to Brighton in the early season to get their legs going. As you can expect it’s an edit full of tubes, shovels, one footed insanity, and all the best things about getting stoked on snowboarding. So go ride after watching this.

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Teen Time: We Watched Whiskey

Teen Time: We Watched Whiskey

We’ve recently were able to view the bosses copies of Whiskey 1 and 2. If you’ve ever seen either of these Whiskey films then you know that they’re fun filled movies full of alcohol, hilarious fuckery, and the video quality is what filmers are now emulating. Well I mean there is riding in it as […]

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Rotational Bindings: The One Idea That Won’t Die

Rotational Bindings: The One Idea That Won’t Die

Without fail every six months to a year someone else believes they can single handily revolutionize the snowboard world by introducing a rotating binding. This is a topic we’ve beaten to death so point that even the zombies have died, come back, been killed, and somehow risen again to attack us in dead undead horde.

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Zero Fatalaties Reported at Local Snowboard Shops on Black Friday

Zero Fatalaties Reported at Local Snowboard Shops on Black Friday

After the annual day of giving thanks for most U.S. Citizens comes the day of retail hell or more commonly known as Black Friday. A day of food coma induced hysteria that makes people go insane over $10 off a TV or some other consumable device. It’s through this day of retail disaster that the […]

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Mammoth Mountain to Slowly Implement Dynamic Lift Ticket Pricing

Mammoth Mountain to Slowly Implement Dynamic Lift Ticket Pricing

By and large fixed rates have always applied to lift tickets. There’s the preseason ticket, peak season ticket, and then regular season ticket prices. You go in knowing that at resort X you will pay price Y and it’s been that way consistently. Well earlier this month Mammoth Mountain in Southern California has started the […]

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Tres Hard FULL MOVIE

Tres Hard FULL MOVIE

Everyone’s favorite jibgurlz dropped their third movie Tres Hard. You know you want to watch this not because of the amount of shit that these girls eat, but because this is what snowboarding and specifically female snowboarding needs. While the hate might pour out for this motley crew, there was a point when snowboarding used […]

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Life Of The Snow Carny: The Trap

Life Of The Snow Carny: The Trap

So you want to pack it all in and move to a ski town to chase “the dream”. You told yourself something about how your life will become better than the vacation of everyone else or whatever cliché seems justifiable. Unfortunately it’s now the middle of November and you just haven’t secured yourself a job […]

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The Return of The Original Snurfer

The Return of The Original Snurfer

There are two things that are pretty hot in the older snowboarding demographic these days: pow surfing and vintage snowboards. Looking at the fact people are reverting to binding-less snow sliding devices and trading relics of snowboarding’s history it was only a matter of time before snowboarding brought back its roots.

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Ski Resorts Delay Opening, Pagan Gods to Blame

Ski Resorts Delay Opening, Pagan Gods to Blame

It’s that time of the year again when resorts across the world fire up their snow guns, higher elevations see snow, and the stoke to ride is at an all time high. Unfortunately it seems the U.S. is fighting a warm spell that is not facilitating snow making. Some say it’s global warming, but the […]

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Life Of The Snow Carny: The New Freshman Class

Life Of The Snow Carny: The New Freshman Class

In 2009 the world was introduced to the highly popular phrase Snow Carny, used to describe the transient seasonal workers of ski resorts world wide. Snow carnies are the flywheel of the resort machine, without them who would bump our chair lifts, clean up our trays in the cafeteria, and generally make questionable decisions of […]