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FRIDAY, SEPT. 19, 2014

MONDAY, AUG. 4, 2014

Family geography

Had my annual Thai on 1st lunch with a friend who now lives in Minnesota. (They kept their place outside Spokane and come back every summer.) His four-person family still has the biggest Lower 48 dispersal triangle of any family I know. My friend and...

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THURSDAY, JAN. 24, 2013

FRIDAY, JAN. 11, 2013

MONDAY, DEC. 3, 2012

This date in Slice history (1994)

Today's Slice question: Why is yours the quintessential Inland Northwest family? 1996 Today's Slice question: Do you secretly hope one or two co-workers will make total fools of themselves at your office Christmas party? 1999 It's time for The Slice's annual "It's a Wonderful Life"...

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TUESDAY, AUG. 30, 2011

Season's greetings (summer version)

Widespread mocking of those family letters some people insert in Christmas cards certainly didn't make them go away. For that, I suppose we can all be thankful. But did you know that there are now extended-family summer-in-review letters? Oh, yes. Not all families have someone...

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