Author Archives: jimlindlauf

Joy

Sue and I went to River Cinema 15 Saturday to see “Joy,” starring Jennifer Lawrence as the title character. The story sounded kind of interesting, but after Lawrence was nominated for this year’s Best Actress Oscar, the movie became a … Continue reading

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Viking Fans are Made

Football fans aren’t born they are made. My father grew up listening to the Minnesota Gophers on the radio in the 50’s. I grew up watching the Minnesota Vikings on black and white television in the 70’s. Dad explained scoring, … Continue reading

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2015 Running Recap

2015 was a great year of physical activity for me. I logged 1,613 miles running and cross trained 358 miles on my Trek bike and 155 miles on stationary bikes. I guess I will maintain my status as a runner … Continue reading

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The Best of Me

I was in the mood for a romantic movie this afternoon, and “The Best of Me” (2014) was sitting by my DVD player, so that’s what I watched. I have to be in the mood for a Nicholas Sparks story, … Continue reading

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Remembrance

Sue is gone for the weekend, so you know what that means: Time to watch a movie that she would never sit through! Tonight was “Remembrance,” a film suggested by my sister Angie for our family’s movie club. Just a … Continue reading

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Jocelyn’s First Race

When you run as many miles as I do, those around you notice. Sometimes it makes them uncomfortable, but sometimes it makes them want to join in. When a loved one wants to join you for a run, that is … Continue reading

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The Martian

When I was in the Twin Cities this last weekend, Sue’s family took us to see “The Martian.” I like Matt Damon, and I had planned to see this movie eventually, so going on opening weekend, and viewing it while … Continue reading

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2015 Twin Cities Marathon

“As a marathoner, if you take 26.2 miles for granted, you will have a bad day.” Steve Wagner I woke up Sunday morning in my Twin Cities Hotel and like I do before every marathon, I began fighting the little … Continue reading

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Pace the Race 2015

As a member of Red River Runners for the last 6 years, I’ve made many friends in the Grand Forks Running community. I’ve often said that I believe RRR is the finest group of people I’ve ever been associated. My … Continue reading

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Carl’s First Half Marathon

I’ve been a runner for almost seven years. You can’t train for as many races as I have without the support of those close to you. I’m frequently tired after weeks of high mileage running, and when work becomes more … Continue reading

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