So Day Three of RAGBRAI (which is the ~80 mile day, or 100 if you take Karras Loop) ended up having to be sagged thanks to heat exhaustion and some other issues. Looking at the big picture, I’d rather sag today and do the rest of the ride instead of doing today and ending up in an ambulance.
You meet some brave souls on RAGBRAI. Like people who leave their phones to charge in the bathroom at an Arby’s in Clearfield, IA during a pit stop.
Brancel Charters easily has the best video.
if we got all the cats in the world to meow at exactly the same time how loud would it be
Well the average cat meow is like 65/75dB (above speaking volume but below shouting) and there are about 2bn cats in the world, so, by that math, 130-150bn dB. Which is about 100 million jets taking off at once.
Vedas: Garments and Space Design, Nicholas Alan Cope & Dustin Edward Arnold, 2007.
Will American Ninja Warrior crown its first female champion at the top of Mount Midoriyama?
Kacy Catanzaro became the first woman ever to complete a city finals course, in Dallas, and the first woman to ever make it to the finals in Las Vegas. If she manages to conquer Mount Midoriyama she could win the $500,000 prize and the title of American Ninja Warrior.
And she’s only 5 feet tall…