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Wild Card/Thursday — 6.30.11

Hmm. June has come and gone -- and still no summer. My only solace in this summer of our discontent is that I'm not alone in my suffering. If temperatures top 90 sometime in the next 60 days, we'll all be by or on the lake with our tongues hanging out, panting. Still a cold June in Coeur d'Alene is better than a hot summer day almost anywhere else. Right? Right? Now for your Wild Card ...

D.F. Oliveria
D.F. (Dave) Oliveria joined The Spokesman-Review in 1984. He currently is a columnist and compiles the Huckleberries Online blog and writes about North Idaho in his Huckleberries column.

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