It was not a hard decision to ditch the cable and get my audiovisual entertainment exclusively from the internet. I was always at odds with the TV because no matter the provider, no matter the channel, I rarely found what I wanted to watch. Sometimes The History Channel would have something other than Christian and World War II history. Sometimes. Sometimes…shoot, most educational channels have largely ditched their documentaries, so most of the channels I once watched I no longer bothered with.
Then came Netflix. Those scarce documentaries I wanted to see but never caught? I find them, and many more, so easily now.
Recently the site added Mile…Mile & a Half, a documentary of hikers on the 211-mile, 25-day John Muir Trail in the Sierra Nevadas, done by those hikers. I would love to go backpacking one day, so I don’t mind arm-chair traveling for now (though I…
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