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BADASS BEN CARLIN:

This is the fourth story in our series of badass women and men who traveled and lived beyond the pale. Popularity and style points were not their MO; instead they pushed boundaries and everybody’s buttons. Learn from their heroics and mistakes.

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ANTI-GRAVITY

ANTI-GRAVITY

Forget the easy pleasures of money, power and fame. Instead, imagine if you could levitate.

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THOR HEYERDAHL

The third profile in our Badasses series takes a look at Thor Heyerdahl’s epic life-long pissing match with the academic realm.

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A YEAR OR TWO OF LIVING DANGEROUSLY

A YEAR OR TWO OF LIVING DANGEROUSLY

In 1963, the year Nelson Mandela was sentenced to life in prison, another, albeit less notorious, act of subversion against white minority rule in South Africa had just been completed; a film starring Eddie’s mother, Evelyn Frank.

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CALABAR AND GRILL

CALABAR AND GRILL

It’s the summer of ‘78. Eddie was so far down the river (literally) that had the Earth ceased to spin, he may have been one of the last people to hear.

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