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Duck Women Dominate 3×3 Basketball

May 10th, 2019 No Comments

There’s nothing to watch except the score. No coach planning match-ups or resting players. Players can’t foul out. The clock doesn’t matter, unless the game approaches the 10-minute mark. Every fan gets a great view, because it’s played on a half court.

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Alley Valkyrie: Where is She Now?

May 5th, 2019 No Comments

After three weeks in the forest, she came into town and stumbled on Saturday Market. She immediately knew two things, but only one of them consciously.

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Brexit Needs STAR Voting

April 26th, 2019 No Comments

Binary voting makes simpletons of us all, but it has especially enfeebled democracy’s leaders.

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Eugene Should Recruit a WNBA Team

April 26th, 2019 No Comments

Some of the most successful WNBA franchises are not in major cities. If you’ve never heard of Uncasville, Connecticut, then you probably don’t know the name Geno Auriemma either.

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The Children Are Getting Restless

April 5th, 2019 No Comments

News reports from Eugene, Washington and New York City show young people are taking matters into their own hands. Combatting climate change is becoming their issue.

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Weathering Adversity Brings Us Together

April 5th, 2019 No Comments

Historically and biologically speaking, what we call “normal” has been anything but. Life has been a constant struggle for most of humanity, most of the time.

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Huge Snowstorms Deserve Nicknames

March 1st, 2019 No Comments

I grew up in Chicago, where snowstorms were common, but snow days were not. We gave prodigious storms names like “January” or “Last Tuesday” — not very clever.

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Eugene Can Make Evening Parking Easier

March 1st, 2019 No Comments

If Eugene wants to add more bustle to its downtown, there’s plenty of room to grow during the evening hours.

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Teamwork Taught By Women’s Basketball

March 1st, 2019 No Comments

Week after week, night after night, they’re showing the world what teamwork looks like. It looks like fun.

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Franklin Corridor Makeover Has (Recent) History

February 1st, 2019 No Comments

We didn’t produce a comprehensive report, but we did share our findings with the world. The Franklin Corridor Riverfront Study was highlighted as featured content by Google Earth in 2008.

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