Stories tagged: The Slice
Sat., Jan. 26, 2019, 5 a.m.
Avoiding acquaintances in the grocery store doesn’t make you a bad person. It just means you’re not in the mood for a stop-and-chat.
Sun., Dec. 23, 2018
You can’t beat a stocking stuffed with festive (and some not so festive) column items. Well, maybe you can. But here goes anyway.
Sun., Nov. 25, 2018, 1 a.m.
Spokane isn’t always the easiest place to get to, at least from far away. Our city is a bit remote. (Extremely remote by some definitions.) For many friends and relations, …
Sun., Oct. 28, 2018
Seven months after Paul Turner’s The Slice column disappeared from the pages of the Today section, it’s back. Look for column monthly in Sunday Today.
Sun., Oct. 7, 2018
Paul Turner looks back on a long career with The Spokesman-Review, and says farewell.
UPDATED: Mon., July 9, 2018, 11:45 p.m.
Anyone seen a pterodactyl in Browne’s Addition? Or maybe just a moose?
Sun., June 3, 2018
When it is suggested that there are two kinds of people in the Spokane area, it’s tempting to think of politics. But there are more dividing lines than that.
Mon., April 9, 2018
Let’s move on.
Sun., April 8, 2018
Talk about getting sandblasted first thing in the morning.
Sat., April 7, 2018, 10:23 a.m.
Let’s talk about things Slice readers who grew up in other states had to memorize as school kids.
Fri., April 6, 2018, 10:13 a.m.
Here, I’ll show you a partial list of the challenges they face in trying to attract a paying audience to their events.
Thu., April 5, 2018
The Slice column for Thursday, April 5, 2018.
Wed., April 4, 2018, 5 a.m.
When you go to the Titanic artifacts exhibition at the Northwest Museum of Arts & Culture, you are issued a replica boarding pass and are invited to assume the identity …
Mon., April 2, 2018, 5 a.m.
Take a big gulp and finish the assessment.
Sun., April 1, 2018, 6 a.m.
When kids today complain about not having any privacy, they aren’t apt to get much sympathy from those of us who were teenagers before cellphones.
Sat., March 31, 2018, 6 a.m.
Big enough to have options, small enough to be convenient.
Fri., March 30, 2018, 6 a.m.
But it’s a dry heat/cold/whatever.
Thu., March 29, 2018, 6 a.m.
Those kids sure are hams.
Tue., March 27, 2018
They definitely didn’t strike out.
Mon., March 26, 2018, 5 a.m.
I’d pay cash money to see an Easter Marmot wearing an Easter bonnet.
Sun., March 25, 2018, 8 a.m.
Once bitten, twice ticked.
Sat., March 24, 2018, 6 a.m.
You don’t have to let it go to seed.
Fri., March 23, 2018, 2:13 p.m.
Good thing he packed his nine lives along for the trek.
Thu., March 22, 2018
The cafeteria fare has greatly improved.
Tue., March 20, 2018
Pepe le Pew indeed.
Mon., March 19, 2018
The saying is “Misery loves company.” It’s not “Misery loves a lot of company.” One other person to share your pain will do.
Sun., March 18, 2018
The other day, a Slice reader wondered if anyone still uses a microwave oven as old as her 1986 model. Here’s a sampling of the responses.
Sat., March 17, 2018
Spring cleaning? How many springs do you have that need cleaning?
Fri., March 16, 2018
New rule: When St. Patrick’s Day falls on a weekend, pinching power extends to the nearest weekday.
Thu., March 15, 2018
Generational terms of endearment still going strong.