Lunch with Lefty

Drove up to Boulder to take RJ Harrington to lunch, and this was his condition upon arrival…His work as Executive Director of Clean Energy Action is mostly keyboard and computer based, so its a hindrance for sure. He had shoulder surgery about 2 weeks prior after a nasty fall off his bike.

His spirit was undeterred as we strolled confidently to lunch. We caught up on his time in Boulder (most of the years since graduating from DA, minus a stint at Penn State with Nate Nourse) and his family (wife and two kids). His health is otherwise excellent and he is grateful. From him I learned the geological term flatiron and why it was invented in Boulder.

He asked about ’83 in general and in CO specifically. He looks forward to getting the DA83 – CO division together sometime. He was sad to miss the Hindman – Spadafora – Watts beers last year – especially since they bumped into Terry Bradshaw – RJ’s childhood favorite on his hometown Steelers! He won’t miss the next one…

John Knight


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