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South Dakota

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Mount Rushmore

Nowadays, with all the verbal muck thrown at them by the media and citizens alike, presidents...

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Crazy Horse Memorial

It was nine years since I had visited Crazy Horse Memorial for the first and last...

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Custer, SD

Custer was initially going to be a mere lunch stop in between Chadron State Park, Nebraska,...

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Hwy 85, SD

I had enjoyed my brief time thoroughly in the Black Hills of South Dakota, and in...

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Deadwood, SD

"The thing I don't like about this town," stated the lovely 40-something blonde hosting the campground...

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Mt. Rushmore, SD

Despite its grandeur there is first something cynical about the presidential carvings overlooking the Lakota's sacred...

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Crazy Horse Memorial, SD

"My lands are where my dead lie buried," proclaimed Crazy Horse sometime during his short 35...