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My real name is Jon Knudsen. Unfortunately "Jon Knudsen" is both hard to pronounce and to remember. Also, Johnny _Mango seems to be a braver person than Jon Knudsen. And better looking. Maybe that's why Jon's GF MaryAnn calls him "Johnny" most of the time.
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American Jesus

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Adios Land of Enchantment, Hola The Wandering Life

Posted on September 1, 2015 at 10:00am 3 Comments

NOB HILL—Always on the lookout for adventure, MaryAnn and I bought a small pop-up trailer last summer.  Called a “Hi-Lo”, the ceiling and walls lift up as a single unit to reveal a space large enough for living.



We tried it out once already on a trip down to Caballo Lake.  It worked well.  I really like…

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Death on a Bike: Three thoughts.

Posted on July 21, 2015 at 11:00am 15 Comments

NOB HILL—I have put well over 10,000 miles on my bicycle riding the roads of North America.  For the most part, I felt pretty safe.  Riding in Albuquerque, however, is a different story.

When it comes right down to it, a rider in the Duke City cannot depend on traffic laws for safety.  They are no protection…

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Bugging Out: A Weekend At Bottomless Lakes

Posted on July 14, 2015 at 10:00am 0 Comments

Bottomless Lakes State Park was New Mexico’s very first state park, having been dedicated in 1933.  It is located about 12 miles east of Roswell off U.S. Highway 380, and then south on NM 409.



They say that cowboys tried to find the bottom of these lakes with their lariats and couldn’t, even when…

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The South Valley: Big Plans, Lots of Traffic, Buckets of Paint

Posted on June 30, 2015 at 10:00am 3 Comments

I spent the last two months writing for NMMainStreet.  I loved it, but it involved writing 30 pieces in 60 days...9 of them while riding a bicycle across the state.  I covered New Mexico Gallup to Lovington and Raton to Silver City.  If I wasn't writing, I was driving. …

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In Raton, I Get a Room and a Hat

Posted on June 9, 2015 at 10:06am 7 Comments

Out here where the antelope play, even shopping is an event.  Click here for the…

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At 10:10am on April 18, 2013, Benny the Icepick said…

Happy B_D, J_M!

At 9:28am on September 26, 2012, Kevin O'Hea said…

Hi Johnny

Can you tell me who owns the pit photo fo the Womens Lobo BB Pit on page http://www.dukecityfix.com/profiles/blogs/those-lobo-women-albuquerques?

It is the shot of the pit and the team is looking for a higher res photo to use in their office

Thanks

Kevin

At 10:53am on June 18, 2011, Diana Huntress said…

Hi Jon, Did you know Aaron brews his own too?  Did he learn it in 4th/5th?

Let's all get together.  Diana

At 4:18pm on October 12, 2010, Krista said…
Thanks for your blog about the backwardness of UNM when it comes to education and funding. :) On another note, many profs at UNM have little slips of paper that say, "I make ___ days of the football coach's salary to educate the students at UNM." Generally in the 20's or below...
At 11:20am on September 29, 2010, Richard said…
Thanks Johnny. I'm always pleasantly surprised when I go 'home' and vist the Roswell Museum and Art Center. Being from there, I've always been a Peter Hurd fan and it's nice to see more art in Roswell outside of the alien murals!
At 5:39pm on April 7, 2010, Adelita said…
YAY Johnny! I heard you are best blogger in the Alibi's Best of Burque!!!! You always get my vote!!! Congrats!
At 4:47pm on March 2, 2010, yun li said…
Hi Johnny, Thank you for visiting the two whos posting. We are told not to post on DCfix anymore, so we would like to drop you a note to let you know, if you like our posting, please visit our blog at www.thetwowhos.com in future. Thank you!

Cece and Yun
At 9:40am on January 28, 2010, Benny the Icepick said…
Love the new photo, J_M!
At 2:08am on December 4, 2009, rtedgel said…
Hey John. Great to hear from you! I am glad you contacted me. I just changed jobs and am staying a lot more local to town after 4 years of pretty constant travel. I am a member a local computer user group that will meet on DukeCityFix so I figured I would join, but did not expect to immediately find a few blasts from my past. Good times! I still have many fond memories of "Roach City" and Monte Vista...

I looked over you blog from your cycling trip. That looked awesome.
At 8:41pm on August 22, 2009, Holly Anne Spickard Pence said…
Wow, Jon. It was so good to see you with Doris. Your house looks wonderful. It looks like you. Take care. I hope to see you soon. Hopefully, I will have a good year. One never quite knows at Mental Vista given its cast of characters. Carri is working as an events organizer for Richard Romero. Love, Holly
 
 
 

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