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A tidbit of seasonal Spokane trivia

Did you know that the now-classic 1966 TV production “Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas” was directed by born-in-Spokane Chuck Jones?

Carving the roast beast.

Discover your Looney Tunes name

It has been about half an hour since I last mentioned that the late Chuck Jones was born in Spokane.

So let's do this.

Did you know that we all have a Looney Tunes name? It's true. We do.

Just find your astrological sign to discover your Chuck Jones name.

Aries: Wile E.

Taurus: Pepe.

Gemini: Marvin.

Cancer: Ralph (the wolf).

Leo: Sam (the sheepdog).

Virgo: Claude (the cat).

Libra: Elmer (the Fudd).

Scorpio: Tweety.

Sagittarius: Porky.

Capricorn: Sylvester.

Aquarius: Bugs.

Pisces: Road Runner.

Today’s “Born in Spokane” flashback

The late Chuck Jones.

“Oh, whaaaaat would you want with a wabbit?”

You’re so next

Identify the Spokane connection and you might win a coveted reporter's notebook.

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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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