Lewis and Clark Expedition
Griffin Dunne (After Hours) stars as Lewis Birch, an academic purveyor of not-quite-popular history whose principled refusal to cater to the lowest common denominator has left him without a publisher.
While we were away, back east in Washington a bunch of folks who call themselves legislators -- supposedly looking out for
Lewis and Clark will never know that their journey inspired one man to show his daughters the natural majesty hidden behind a land of malls. But I know.
Parks and recreational facilities would benefit across the country if they could access the know how developed in New York
Were Lewis and Clark to return today and retrace the steps of their famed early 19th century voyage, there is only one place in the lower 48 United States left they would recognize.
As we adjust their GPS systems in their cars, we should tip our hats to those American explorers who thought little of mapping then foreign and dangerous territory.