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"It was our heli-skiing debut in Iran. We had to buy kidnapping insurance before we left. Then we paid a shady character under the table to get us onto a secured Russian airbase, where we handed the pilots $3,000 packed in a suitcase. The heli was all greasy and duct taped together, and flying it was like getting a bus off the ground." --Chris Anthony on surviving his latest Warren Miller adventure.