Monthly Archives: March 2014

Buridan’s Ass

by Thom Van Vleck
The story of Buridan’s Ass is a paradox where an ass (ass as in burro or donkey….not someone’s backside) is that is equally hungry and thirst is placed between a pail of water and a stack of hay.  The ass dies of hunger and thirst because it can’t make a decision about […]

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Frank’s BBC RB

by Frank Ciavattone Sr.

Frank’s Barbell Club Record Breaker
This meet was held March 15, 2014. This meet had seven competitors, all showing up before 9:00 am. Immediately following weigh-in there was a pancake breakfast, enjoyed by all.
After that we had a list of records to be broken with a rules […]

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by Thom Van Vleck
I’ve told a story recently and reference a nickname for my Uncle Wayne Jackson.  I wanted to tell about where that came from.
A couple of years ago I hosted the USAWA Nationals.  Wayne was able to make it and was kind of a guest of honor.  At one point Al Myers noticed […]

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