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  Brokeback Mountain - Rotten Tomatoes
Though deeply flawed, Brokeback Mountain does break new ground in some respects and is worth seeing in some form (probably DVD for most) at least once.
Brokeback Mountain is about as close to perfection as it's possible to come in modern Hollywood.
Brokeback Mountain coaxes audiences to walk several hundred miles in its characters' shoes, luring us with the scent of forbidden fruit and rewarding us with the sumptuous taste of complex storytelling.
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  Mountain - Leslie West Mystic Fire
Mountain is back on the road again and will be doing several Hippefest shows this summer from 07/18/07 thru 08/09/07.
This Mountain DVD was Recorded Live at the Mystic Theater on August 2002, in thunderous 5.1 surround sound.The DVD-9 offers viewers state-of-the-art features, including the multi-angle "Quad Split" which condenses the seven camera shoot into a full rotation of four cameras on the screen simultaneously.
Mountain Live In Paris DVD Limited Signed Edition Legendary Rock band Mountain has released a limited edition of their "Live In Paris" DVD filmed in 1985 when the band were special guests on the Deep Purple European tour.
www.mountaintheband.com /index2.htm   (794 words)

  
  Mountain - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Mountains are not generally favored for human habitation; the weather is harsher, less food is available, and there is little level ground suitable for farming.
Most mountains of the world have been left in their natural state, and are today primarily used for recreation.
A mountain is usually produced by the movement of lithospheric plates, either orogenic movement or epeirogenic movement.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Mountain   (1303 words)

  
 Mountain warfare - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Mountain warfare is one of the most dangerous, as it involves fighting not only the enemy but also the extreme cold and inaccessible heights.
The term mountain warfare is said to have came about in the medieval age, after the monarchies of Europe found it difficult to fight the Swiss armies in the Alps.
Mountain warfare came to the fore once again, during World War I, when some of the nations involved in the war had mountain divisions that had hitherto not been tested.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Mountain_warfare   (749 words)

  
 Lookout Mountain, Northwest Georgia and Chattanooga, Tennessee
The roots of Lookout Mountain are in Alabama, some fifty miles to the south and west of Chattanooga, Tennessee.
The Lookout Mountain area (at least the area at the bottom of the mountain) was among the earliest settled in North Georgia and Tennessee.
Atop the mountain in Georgia, settlers who had won land in the 1832 Georgia Land Lottery began to claim it beginning in 1835, although the mountain would remain sparsely populate for most of the 19th century because of the difficulty in getting to the top.
ngeorgia.com /mountains/lookout_mountain.html   (2258 words)

  
 Mountain   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Mountain visualizes a person's email archive in terms of all the people with whom this person has been in touch over the years.
In the mountain above, the owner of the email archive has graduated from one school and moved to a new university for his graduate studies.
This is the reason why we see two distinct peaks; the mountain on the right represents the surge of new contacts this person has made in the new school.
alumni.media.mit.edu /~fviegas/projects/mountain   (221 words)

  
 The Mountain Institute - Spruce Knob Mountain Center
The Spruce Knob Mountain Center (SKMC) conserves mountain environments and promotes mountain cultures by providing a center for enhanced mountain education, applied research, demonstration, and training initiatives.
SKMC programs are designed to serve the needs of The Mountain Institute, the broader mountain community, and to raise awareness and support for mountain communities and ecosystems among the general public.
For nearly 30 years, The Mountain Institute has used the SKMC as a base for its national and international programs in outdoor education, research, sustainable land use demonstrations, and yearly conferences on important mountain issues.
www.mountain.org /work/skmc/index.cfm   (360 words)

  
 Warcraft III - Humans -> Units -> Mountain King   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The Mountain Kings, or 'Thanes' as they are known in Khaz Modan, are the mightiest Dwarven warriors under the mountain.
Dedicated to safeguarding the Alliance which saved their kingdom during the Second War, the Mountain Kings can be counted upon to rally behind any banner that stands between freedom and the ever looming shadow of evil.
The Mountain King is one of the top melee Heroes along with the Night Elf Demon Hunter and the Orc Blademaster.
www.battle.net /war3/human/units/mountainking.shtml   (785 words)

  
 Ecommerce Solutions by Mountain Commerce - Search Engine Friendly Web Development
Mountain Commerce is now fully integrated with all the most popular payment options and our clients can schedule pick-ups and print UPS packing labels at the touch of a button.
Mountain Media's web hosting data centers deliver manageable, scalable and highly-available environments for all of Mountain Media's clients.
Mountain Media hosts most of our eCommerce solutions clients in our own co-located data center, featuring power conditioning for servers, UPS battery backups, a regularly-tested generator, and advanced security.
www.mountainmedia.com   (0 words)

  
 Copper Mountain - Mountain
We at Copper Mountain are excited about the future; a future that holds much promise for all who love our mountain.
Copper Mountain is located in Summit County, Colorado, just 75 miles west of Denver in the Colorado Rocky Mountains.
With 2,450 acres of ski and snowboard terrain Copper is perfect for your Colorado winter ski vacation or summer vacation getaway.
www.coppercolorado.com /mountain/index.htm   (133 words)

  
 Amazon.com: The Best of Mountain: Music: Mountain   (Site not responding. Last check: )
I've got all of Mountain's domestic releases, but this CD has taken on a life of its own in my head, and it doesn't get old.
although as of late, sony has been re-mastering the whole catalog with mountain climbing and nantucket sleighride which are probably their 2 biggest albums.
with guitar driving songs, mountain climb the to the top in 1970 with the guitar drenched classic mississippi queen while nantucket sleighride was a radio hit on most FM stations.
www.amazon.com /exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/B00008WT4M?v=glance   (1342 words)

  
 Snowshoe Mountain - Mountain
Known as the premier winter resort in the region, Snowshoe is quickly becoming a popular summertime retreat.
Offering a wide variety of activities and events, all set in a cool mountain climate, Snowshoe is a great vacation alternative.
Snowshoe Mountain is the perfect year round destination for adventure filled vacations in West Virginia, especially skiing and snowboarding.
www.snowshoemtn.com /mountain/index.htm   (227 words)

  
 APOD: 2002 July 23 - The View from Everest   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Each day a different image or photograph of our fascinating universe is featured, along with a brief explanation written by a professional astronomer.
Visible are snow peaked mountains near and far, tremendous cliffs, distant plateaus, the tops of clouds, and a dark blue sky.
In the native language of Nepal, the mountain's name is "Sagarmatha" which
antwrp.gsfc.nasa.gov /apod/ap020723.html   (147 words)

  
 Copper Mountain Ski Resort - Official Website - Copper Mountain, Colorado
Copper Mountain is located in Summit County, Colorado, 75 miles west of Denver in the Colorado Rocky Mountains.
With 2,450 acres of ski and snowboard terrain Copper is perfect for your Colorado winter ski vacation or summer vacation getaway.
Copper Mountain operates under permit from the U.S. Forest Service in the White River National Forest.
www.coppercolorado.com   (0 words)

  
 www.skisugar.com
Hiking and biking trails intertwine throughout the Village of Sugar Mountain and are open and free of charge from dawn until dusk.
The Showdown at Sugar National Mountain Bike Series competition sponsored by the Village of Sugar Mountain Tourism Development Authority will be held at Sugar Mountain Resort July 26-29th.
Sugar Mountain Resort will be hosting the downhill competition of the USA Cycling Collegiate Mountain Bike National Championships - October 26-27, 2007.
www.skisugar.com   (0 words)

  
 Rocky Mountain National Park (U.S. National Park Service)
This living showcase of the grandeur of the Rocky Mountains, with elevations ranging from 8,000 feet in the wet, grassy valleys to 14,259 feet at the weather-ravaged top of Longs Peak, provides visitors with opportunities for countless breathtaking experiences and adventures.
With five drive-in campgrounds Rocky Mountain National Park provides a variety of camping experiences.
Rocky Mountain National Park, for all its grand beauty and sense of wildness, is embedded in a human environment that creates special challenges.
www.nps.gov /romo   (0 words)

  
 Stone Mountain Park: Georgia theme park in Atlanta
Stone Mountain Park: Georgia theme park in Atlanta
Stay at the Marriott Stone Mountain Inn or Evergreen Marriott resort, or spend the night in a tent or your RV at the largest Georgia campground.
Let Stone Mountain plan and host your company picnic or family reunion at a covered outdoor pavilion.
www.stonemountainpark.com   (0 words)

  
 Mountain City News - Topix
School leaders from Memphis to Mountain City will have to figure out how to use millions of extra dollars that may be funneled their way by the state.
MOUNTAIN CITY A 14-year-old girl is missing and Johnson County authorities said Tuesday they believe she left with a Pennsylvania man. via TriCities
Authorities search for girls who fled Mountain City fire Published 04/22/2007 By Staff report Authorities are searching for two young girls who may have fled a house fire in a pickup truck early Saturday...
www.topix.net /city/mountain-city-tn   (578 words)

  
 Mountain.RU > Rock -, ice -, mountain - climbing. Ski & Snowboard, hiking. Expeditions. Russia, Caucasia, Pamirs, Tien ...
From the shine of gold up to the spiritual povertyCompetitions separate climbers not because of bias of refereeing and other nonsense that are made the corner-stone but because of elementary bankruptcy of possibility to make the self-acceptance and acceptance of another's achievements.
Personally for me the idea to do your own bit in mountaineering aspiring to quality of realization, honesty, nobleness and not caring about glory is very kindred but if you became famous you can share your gains and philosophy with other people.
Not official ceremonies in the closed-door halls but a general mountaineering meeting, as if all the nominees are congregated together somewhere in the mountains to climb hand to hand, can generate much more value to mountaineering.
www.mountain.ru /eng   (1098 words)

  
 Stone Mountain Park: Georgia theme park in Atlanta
Take a skyride to the top of Stone Mountain and get an up-close look at the Stone Mountain Carving; take a scenic train ride around the mountain; or enjoy a paddlewheel riverboat cruise on Stone Mountain Lake.
Stay at the Marriott Stone Mountain Inn or Evergreen Marriott resort, or spend the night in a tent or your RV at the largest Georgia campground.
Let Stone Mountain plan and host your company picnic or family reunion at a covered outdoor pavilion.
www.stonemountainpark.com /newsite/default.asp   (321 words)

  
 Amazon.com: The Mountain: Music: Steve Earle,The Del McCoury Band   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Earle was inspired by a chance meeting with the late bluegrass pioneer Bill Monroe, and this is his self-declared stab at musical immortality.
The Graveyard Shift and Harlan Man are rollicking, good ol' boy tributes to the hard working man, while the title track, The Mountain, is a mournful song of a man's undying love of his home ground though its beauty has been ravaged by industry.
That said, for me The Mountain peaks with "I'm Still In Love with You," a duet with Iris DeMent that sounds--like the rest of the album--that it could have been recorded 30, 40 years ago.
www.amazon.com /exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/B00003TFQT?v=glance   (1717 words)

  
 Colorado Snow Report and Webcam: Winter Park Ski Resort
Winter Park has invested $4.8 million in on-mountain improvements for the 2006-2007 ski season.
Fortunately, Mary Jane Mountain, Winter Park Resort's famed terrain for bumps and spectacular tree skiing and riding, is one of them.
Just 67 miles northwest of Denver, Winter Park Resort is the closest major destination resort to Denver International Airport and offers its guests an abundance of activities and events for the young and the young at heart.
www.skiwinterpark.com /mountain/index.htm   (289 words)

  
 Mammoth Mountain - Official Resort Site - Winter
A light storm over Mammoth Mountain is painting the picture for the winter season.
Mammoth Mountain received its first snow of the season Sept. 20.
Mammoth is California's favorite mountain resort, located in Central California on the Eastern slope of the Sierra Nevada Mountain Range.
www.mammothmountain.com   (0 words)

  
 Mountain Forum: A Global Network for Mountain Communities, Environment and Sustainable Development
Mountain Forum is a global network of individuals and organisations concerned with the well being of mountain people, their environments and cultures.
Irma Lorena Acosta Reveles for her work in Mexican mountain regions and particularly for her efforts to raise awareness of the inequalities faced by rural, Latin American women.
The Mountain Partnership - an international alliance of countries, IGOs and major groups - acts both as a tool and a framework in which to enhance long-term cooperation and commitment to sustainable mountain development.
www.mtnforum.org   (0 words)

  
 The Mountain at Stratton Ski Resort, Vermont, New England
Stratton Mountain is more than a ski resort.
It's a mountain resort offering you freedom to explore nature with amenities close at hand.
Stratton Mountain Ski Resort in Vermont, New England is a top ski and snowboard resort, and summer and winter getaway.
www.stratton.com /mountain/index.htm   (328 words)

  
 Brokeback Mountain DVD :: 2-Disc Collector's Edition
Brokeback Mountain is a sweeping epic that explores the lives of two young men, a ranch hand and a rodeo cowboy, who meet in the summer of 1963 and unexpectedly forge a lifelong connection.
The complications, joys and heartbreak they experience provide a testament to the endurance and power of love.
Heath Ledger and Jake Gyllenhaal deliver emotionally charged, remarkably moving performances in "a movie that is destined to become one of the great classics of our time" (Clay Smith, The Insider)
www.brokebackmountain.com   (0 words)

  
 Mountain Movies
Mountain Lion vs Bear, Mountain Lion vs Wolf, and a video about Total domination by the Moutain Lion.
This is part of but one of the nine ancient martial traditions of Japan this being taught within the Bujinkan Budo Taijutsu all across the...
Shinobi centers on the drama resulting from the war between two ninja clans in the early part of the Tokugawa era.
www.metacafe.com /tags/mountain   (287 words)

  
 Grandfather Mountain
Grandfather Mountain is the highest peak in the Blue Ridge mountain range and a globally recognized nature preserve.
Stand head and shoulders above the surrounding region, marvel at 360-degree views of mountain ridge after mountain ridge retreating to the horizon, and discover sanctuary for the human spirit.
Fall color comes early to the peaks of Grandfather, so you don't have to wait until late in the month to see spectacular foliage.
www.grandfather.com   (0 words)

  
 Stratton Mountain Ski Resort, Vermont, New England - Official Site
Stratton Mountain Ski Resort in Vermont, New England is a top ski and snowboard resort, and summer and winter getaway.
This destination resort offers nearly 600 acres of skiing and snowboarding terrain including top ranked terrain parks, convenient lodging, slopeside Village, Sports Center, Spa and a full slate of winter and summer events and activities.
Stratton has something for every visitor - skiers, snowboarders or those simply wanting to get away and enjoy Vermont vacation values from bargain lodging to luxurious condominiums, all within sight of southern Vermont's highest peak.
www.stratton.com   (0 words)

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