Keyboardist Bob Carpenter with The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band is 71. Humorist David Sedaris is 61. Drummer Lars Ulrich of Metallica is 54. This race was like life itself. Ups and downs on the trail: 21,000 feet of elevation gain in a dozen or so major climbs. Ups and downs physically and psychologically: from the enthusiastic first climb in the early morning to a grueling afternoon under a hot sun, from a rejuvenation in the early evening and when the sun had gone down to a churning stomach and vomiting on the trail and losing too much water, to the final death march in excruciating pain for 30 miles with a failed kidney.
“I was like, ‘This kid’s name should be Pollock. I am the one squeezing this child out. Clearly there needs to be a Pollock in there somewhere,'” she recalled telling him. FYI: After Tuesday’s win against Georgia State, Clemson has won 10 consecutive NIT games played at home.1. In Clemson’s win against Georgia State in its NIT opener, McDaniels made a series of highlight plays, earning some serious run on ESPN. He’s more than a highlight guy, though.
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Sheriff deputies shot 48 animals including 18 rare Bengal tigers and 17 lions after Terry Thompson, owner of the private Muskingum County Animal Farm near Zanesville, threw their cages open Tuesday and then committed suicide.Thompson died of a self inflicted gunshot wound and also had a bite wound on the head that appeared to have come from a large cat, such as a Bengal tiger, county Sheriff Matt Lutz said Thursday morning.It appeared the bite occurred quickly after Thompson shot himself and that his body had been dragged a short distance, Lutz said.”What a tragedy,” said veterinarian Barb Wolfe, of The Wilds animal preserve sponsored by the Columbus Zoo. “We knew that there were so many dangerous animals at this place that eventually something bad would happen, but I don think anybody really knew it would be this bad.”The sheriff would not speculate why Thompson took his own life. “We don know what he was thinking,” said Lutz, who added that finding out the reasons why wasn the focus on his investigation.Neighbors made it clear that Thompson loved the animals and would not have wanted them hurt.”He liked animals more than he did people.