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The Slice archive for June 1, 2011


DVR alert

You might not get the THIS channel -- 117 on my own cable lineup. Or you might have it in your cable array without realizing it. But THIS has been showing "Outer Limits" reruns. And at 1 a.m. on Friday, there's a decent one from...

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My seasonal sports rants

Rant 1: When the unmatched Bobby Orr scored his famous goal -- well, it's famous to hockey fans -- to win the Stanley Cup for the Boston Bruins in 1970, the date was May 10. That seems like a reasonable date for the season to...

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Jog your memory

The late actor Albert Salmi (left), who lived in Spokane at the time of his death, appeared in several episodes of "The Twilight Zone." Which do you recall?

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Honest or just choosy?

"My husband and I were at the food court at Northern Quest Casino," wrote Judy Tierney. "A man left his coat on a chair. An hour later he came looking for it. It was right where he had left it. "When he retrieved it, he...

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Gone but not forgotten

"I miss the North Cedar Drive-In theater," wrote Shelley Davis. "I remember going there with my parents when I was a child, in my pajamas, to see 'That Darn Cat.' Then when I was in high school, with my best friend to see 'The Exorcist.'...

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