Stories tagged: The Slice
Sat., Aug. 12, 2017
The Slice: Leave it to ‘Lumpy’
There are young people in our midst currently living in a candy-colored dream world.
Fri., Aug. 11, 2017, 5:17 p.m.
The Slice: For now, she’s just a big girl
Here’s a story of girl trouble (the early years). A friend was at a local park with her 18-month-old son, Nick. He’s an easygoing lad who refers to almost all …
Thu., Aug. 10, 2017, 5:19 p.m.
The Slice: That side of beef fits the back burner just fine
Let me say right at the outset that I am not judging anybody.
Tue., Aug. 8, 2017
The Slice: The chance to bark lost its bite
Savoring an opportunity to shift into “mean old man Turner” mode, I opened the door.
Mon., Aug. 7, 2017
The Slice: Don’t let casual compliments cloud your sense of fashion
A lot of that “Such a pretty blouse” stuff is just a socially acceptable alternative to dead air.
Sun., Aug. 6, 2017
The Slice: Shades of your summer identity
Which is your Inland Northwest sunglasses wearer personality profile?
Sat., Aug. 5, 2017
The Slice: Maybe he just shouldn’t sweat it
The next meeting of the Marmot Lodge has been postponed.
Fri., Aug. 4, 2017
The Slice: It all depends on your perspective
And now a reading from the refrigerator magnets.
Thu., Aug. 3, 2017, 5:49 p.m.
The Slice: Colville is even more impressive than Spokane
Remember Eagle? Then this jaunt back in time is for you.
Tue., Aug. 1, 2017
The Slice: Here’s to some of the best people in the world
New school year presents students with another chance to meet a great teacher.
Mon., July 31, 2017
The Slice: Do you hear a clock ticking?
We’re calling pass interference on summer, pushing us back 15 days.
Sun., July 30, 2017
The Slice: We could all start saying this
Near nature, quite friendly.
Sat., July 29, 2017
The Slice: Wild kingdom minus the enforcer
When my neighbor’s cat was in her prime, we had law and order in my backyard. Or perhaps a better way to describe it would be to call it frontier …
UPDATED: Fri., July 28, 2017, 3:14 p.m.
The Slice: Multiple choice
We like the spontaneous combustion idea.
Thu., July 27, 2017
The Slice: No, Pavlov didn’t grow up in Spokane
At least we know that the customer service will be unfailingly polite.
Tue., July 25, 2017
The Slice: Weighing the INW yin and yang
As Star-Lord would say, the correct answer is, “Bit of both!”
Mon., July 24, 2017
The Slice: Maybe that’s how they do it in Australia
Ah, California. Land of upside down Christmas trees.
Sun., July 23, 2017
The Slice: Sometimes honesty isn’t the best policy
Some lies are worth telling.
Sat., July 22, 2017
The Slice: Of course, now that it’s illegal it will end immediately
When I moved to Spokane almost 30 years ago, this city took a certain pride in being a place where there was not a lot of gratuitous horn-honking out on …
Fri., July 21, 2017
The Slice: Just in case it’s not obvious
Even more reason to keep that seat belt on.
Thu., July 20, 2017, 11:14 a.m.
The Slice: Some things you would just as soon forget
Not all “house you grew up in” memories are warm and nostalgic.
Tue., July 18, 2017
The Slice: A lot can change in 50 years
Branching out, back in time.
Mon., July 17, 2017
The Slice: Reefer madness in Coeur d’Alene
Not the best ingredient for birdwatching.
Sun., July 16, 2017
The Slice: Didn’t Robert DeNiro play this role in a movie?
Time to investigate an encore career.
Sat., July 15, 2017
The Slice: It’s the same old story
With that old math, no one will ever be elderly.
Thu., July 13, 2017
The Slice: My annual seasonal rantette
Nothing like the stench of summer.
Tue., July 11, 2017
The Slice: They seem to have an oral fixation
Keep your eyes on the drink, baby.
Mon., July 10, 2017
The Slice: What’s better than a baloney sandwich?
Maybe Mom was making the whole thing up.
Sat., July 8, 2017
The Slice: Tackling the Tour de South Hill
Speed is just one of many differences in the ride.
Sat., July 8, 2017
The Slice: Maybe it’s time to start acting my age
Try to hand him a cane and he’ll give you an earful.