Baseball Hall of Fame

The Palestra

It is the cathedral of college basketball. Though I went to college in Philadelphia and relished in Big Five basketball for years, I only made it to the Palestra today, watching my Temple Owls lose to the University of Pennsylvania. It was new Temple Coach Fran Dunphy’s first return to his old home.

See the last seconds of the game below.

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Mount Fuji (a sunrise mountain climb in Japan)

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Cliff jumping

This led to my first skinny-dipping experience, but that isn’t for public consumption.