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Posts tagged: Amtrak

Which luggage code is more intuitive?

“GEG” for the airport.

“SPK” for Amtrak.

“WTF” for the bus.

How to look like Lars Thorwald

In Spokane, it's simple.

Go out and put luggage in your car after midnight in preparation for taking someone downtown to catch the train at the Intermodal center.

If any of your neighbors are insomniacs with Gladys Kravitz tendencies, the sight of you out there putting something in the trunk in the wee hours has to seem suspicious as hell.

(If you don't know who Lars Thorwald is, you need to study up on the late Grace Kelly's body of work.)

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Features writer Paul Turner is a columnist for The Spokesman-Review in the Features department. He writes "The Slice" column, which appears six times a week and produces general features stories for the Today section.

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