SUNDAY, JUNE 30, 2013
Sun., June 30, 2013
The person who assumes that the individuals to blame for anything bad that happens in Spokane must be out-of-towners or recently moved here...or...the person who believes 87% of Spokane adults are named in outstanding warrants.
SATURDAY, JUNE 29, 2013
Sat., June 29, 2013, 4:20 p.m.
I should know. I have been one for a long time. When I was about 10, I was a big Willie Mays fan. That made me a San Francisco Giants fan. My family lived nowhere near California at the time. But we did subscribe to...
FRIDAY, JUNE 28, 2013
Fri., June 28, 2013, noon
You know, I can't really remember what's in it. I wrote that Wednesday. I'm working on next Tuesday's at the moment. I can, however, tell you that I have no memory of experiencing a Ralphie moment while cobbling it together. You know, that's when the...
Fri., June 28, 2013, 9:30 a.m.
They are displayed right next to each other in front of the pharmacy counter at the downtown drug store where I get prescriptions filled. I mentioned this interesting proximity to the pharmacist on duty this morning. He just chuckled.
Fri., June 28, 2013, 4:25 a.m.
If you want something to read, you might do a search on Dean Martin mocking The Rolling Stones when they were on "The Hollywood Palace" in June of 1964. Perhaps he was playing to his own audience, but it was jaw-droppingly rude.
Fri., June 28, 2013
www.45cat.com A) About 50 years ago. B) Sometime in another century. C) I do it every once in awhile in the kitchen because it embarrasses my children. D) I have never done the Twist. E) If that link is what I think it is, I...
THURSDAY, JUNE 27, 2013
Thu., June 27, 2013, 10:45 a.m.
A) You are under the impression that the Spokane area has hard winters. B) You actually do jump in a lake. C) You have air-conditioning. D) You enjoy opportunities to walk around with not much on. E) You are solar powered. F) Lizards on rocks...
Thu., June 27, 2013, 10 a.m.
We've all heard the one about every extended family including someone who occasionally spouts bigoted or socially insensitive remarks, embarrassing everyone within earshot. Sure. That may or may not be the case. But the notion that every family includes people who find such remarks embarrassing...
Thu., June 27, 2013, 9:30 a.m.
Somewhere in a box of miscellaneous memorabilia I have a baseball pitched by this guy in a game at Crosley Field when I was a kid. He was with the Reds then. The pitch was fouled right over the third-base dugout by Art Shamsky of...
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