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When the parachute has holes

...that unwritten rule. Both were examples of what we call "parachute journalism."As Sacramento Bee columnist Marjie Lundstrom...puts them into an unwinnable situation. Asking a reporter to parachute into a post-tragedy scenario more than a thousand miles...
Hungry grayling await ambitious anglers

...dry flies on grayling. For dry flies, Conway suggests the Parachute Adams size 14 or 16. "It's not real tiny, but it's...Use a lot of the same dry flies you would use on trout. Parachute Adams always works." He also suggested the Royal Wulff in...
Extreme sport of slackling gains a foothold in Iran

...referring to another extreme sport in which one jumps from a high-altitude stationary object and glides to the ground with a parachute or a wingsuit.Abaee, who was previously a rock climber, said he stumbled upon the sport of slacklining on the Internet...
Helen Marcella Woods

...Soldotna; daughter, Linda Sayer of Sheridan, Wyoming; granddaughters, Nichole Koch of Gillette, Wyoming, Marcy Boschee of Parachute, Colorado, and Shannon; grandsons, Colby Harber and Calvert Sayer, both of Sheridan, Wyoming, Christopher Athey and...
Movie stuntman hopes bear spray backpack will save lives

...vulnerable.Lucas said the idea of a reserve parachute gave him the idea of a backpack-based...discharged much like pulling the ripcord on a parachute."I had a brainstorm and put my sort of a backup, like a reserve parachute."Chuck Bartlebaugh, of the educational...
Spinal medicine from the Kenai to Kenya

...They're not comprehensive charitable programs focused on the spine. There are lots of spine doctors, in Kenya they call them "parachute doctors." The doctors come in, they do lots of great surgeries... but then they go away, and the local surgeons don't...
Mr. Daniel Thomas Furlong

...Thomas and Mary Alice Furlong. He has called Soldotna home since 1977.Sergeant Furlong was a member of Company H 508th Parachute Infantry, 82nd Airborne Division. He served overseas in the European Theater of Operations in combat with the 82nd Airborne...
Preschoolers learn about the environment, animals at refuge was time for a game. Ostrowski pulled out a parachute and said that it represents snow. With the adults holding the parachute, the kids took turns in groups hurrying under the parachute and pretending to be mice, shrews or voles hiding...

...deployed a novel inflatable braking system, but its massive parachute failed to fully unfurl as it descended to a splashdown.Control...greeted successful steps in the complex test rapidly died as the parachute appeared to emerge tangled."Please inform the recovery...

...the lead plane, the one that broke apart, had an emergency parachute that cannot be steered, Robinson said. He landed elsewhere...diving, he grew concerned when he saw only one emergency parachute - meaning only one pilot had ejected. He was relieved to...


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