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Told ‘take your clothes off and work’, so they did

From Huffington Post:


People in the eastern European country of Belarus are mocking their leader’s authoritarian ways and apparent verbal flub by stripping naked at work.

Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko, often referred to as Europe’s last dictator, delivered a speech last week urging the country to innovate its way out of an economic crisis. […]

Sunrover visitors welcome

We are no longer renting out our future Northern California retirement house. Fix up time started spring 2016. In January a large tree fell across the back yard and the top of the tree landed in the pool. Luckily, our house was not hit, but the pool fence and a dog fence were demolished. We […]

Science says that going nude is good for you

From today.com, link to article.


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How many times during this year’s super hot and humid summer did you just wish you could strip all of your clothes off to cool down?

Well, it turns out being naked may not only be more comfortable but healthier […]

NBC News article about dwindling AANR membership

The following was posted on NBCNews.com Saturday Aug 3.

“Traditional nudist groups are trying to re-brand their wrinkled public image by swapping out some of the older faces and replacing them with fresher looks. Yet their numbers are shrinking.”

To see the full article (if still available) go to http://www.nbcnews.com/health/naked-truth-aging-nudists-seek-new-skin-game-ranks-dwindle-6C10831618


British Columbia nudists have a “Polar Bare Plunge”

We all know that nudist activity wanes in the winter months, but that did not stop nudists in Surry, BC from dipping in the frigid waters of Boundary Bay less than 5 miles north of the Canada/US border.

The event was billed as a charity event with donations going to local charities.

Read the local […]

“Row for Freedom” Team Beats Record Rowing Nude

Photo-credit: Brian Finke


An international team of 5 women recently set a record for rowing across the Atlantic Ocean and they attribute their success in part to rowing nude.

It seems that any clothing worn while rowing tends to get wet and stay wet, which contributes to friction, sores, and boils.

They did […]