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Feature, Dead Weight


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Poor Eric Hansen. After heading all the way over to Nepal to take a stab at the Way of the Sherpa, he found out that all those wiry, diminutive porters are actually pretty big badasses, and your average dude probably shouldn't attempt to do their thankless job. But it seems the hardest part was actually shouldering all that humility.

In this podcast, Hansen reads his story, “Dead Weight.”

Outside Magazine, June 2007   

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