i lived in the city for six years, and it was the worst time of my life– Allen Jackson, Kotzebue resident and former Bethel resident, referring to the move to the urban jungle of Anchorage, Alaska.
All I have in this world, is my balls and my word….– Tony Montana, Scarface
nukapiaraq (noun); nukalpiaq (noun)
in the westcoast greenlandic dialect, nukapiaraq means ‘boy.’ in the central yup’ik eskimo dialect, nukalpiaq means ‘man in his prime,’ or ‘good hunter and provider.’
$7.14 a gallon for gasoline
KOTZEBUE, ALASKA; i went to go fill up my 4wheeler with gasoline from the local NAPA store. one gallon cost me $7.14. that’s alot for one gallon. just think, gasoline costs more in some of the communities outside kotzebue. we pay $7.14 per gallon for unleaded gasoline.
nates! nates! nates! nates! nates! nates! ...
me: nates for eric croft! nates for eric croft!
lady: nates??? call me slow, but what does that mean?
me: nates=natives. urban nates for eric croft! ak nates for eric croft!
i’m a pimp. you can check my stats.– Kid Rock
two month check-up: post-cancer removal and...
on friday, i was in ankritz to meet with the doctor for my two month check-up. they did some lab work and checked my blood. its been about two months (9 weeks) since the operation to remove stage 1 cancer and 3 weeks since my single dose of chemotherapy. so, what’d the doc say? my follow-up doctor is dr. marino from anmc. great doc. he’s also a hunter, so we make good company. ...