Aoi - 2010-08-21 Thanks for posting this. Having read Into Thin Air as a teenager, this...was even more amazing than it was on its own.
Dicknuts - 2010-08-22 It is sad that they died. It's touching that he called his wife while he was dying. But what a waste. I understand challenging oneself, and pitting yourself against nature and such for a rush or to prove something. Unless there's a bunch of gold up there or something that I don't know about.
Dicknuts - 2010-08-22 Well, I guess that's the same drive that keeps the human race achieving, while simultaneously getting us killed. Idunnoman.
memedumpster - 2010-08-22 We're all born pitted against nature, nature having made that decision for us. May as well take the fight to it occasionally.
Repomancer - 2011-02-02 "The only doctor on the mountain" - except for Beck Weathers.