Monthly Archives: April 2011

A Justin Bieber doll

Even 4-year-olds adore Justin Bieber, my granddaughter recently showed me. This is her doll, which was added to her collection yesterday. ——- Scott Hunter

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Freedom, fear and the Bieber-ization of the plastic egg culture

It was as if I had dropped by from a foreign land, or Mars, here to observe a cultural tradition in the midst of transition, as all “traditions” surely must be. With the privilege today of accompanying our grandchildren to … Continue reading

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Man rescued from cliffs at Lake Lenore

Air Force helicopter brings man to safety EPHRATA, Wash. – An Ephrata man is safe after being rescued from a steep area near Lake Lenore Caves State Park. David Reynolds, 27, became stuck during a recreational hike, according to Grant … Continue reading

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Extensive Outsourcing Leads to Trouble

Prevailing wisdom since Reagan has been that private enterprise can do everything more efficiently than government. There is much to recommend the premise, but it has illogically spilled over into the arena of private enterprise policing itself. A new report … Continue reading

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What does this mean for workers in the coulee?

What does this mean for workers in the coulee? Government shutdown looms. – The Washington Post http://ow.ly/4sBvx.

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