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  • Summer reading: Kevin Sampsell on Padgett Powell

     
    Kevin Sampsell is the author, most recently, of "A Common Pornography," part memoir, part loosely structured snapshots of growing up in the 1970s and '80s. The book's layers also explore dark, long-kept family secrets that emerged after his estranged...
  • Agencies submit new Columbia River salmon plan

     
    The Obama administration has come back with its final program for restoring endangered salmon on the Columbia River -- a plan substantially like the last one. The revised biological opinion submitted by four federal agencies to the federal court in......
  • Will 'Superclogger' puppet show entertain commuters or distract drivers?

     
    Curbed L.A. is reporting that artist (and USC alumnus) Joel Kyack has a unique idea to keep rush-hour commuters entertained: a puppet show. The show, "Superclogger," launched Tuesday and will be performed in the back of a white pickup truck......
  • Bearded & Tschorn: Full results and photos from the 2010 National Beard & Moustache Championships

     
    Although we've already mentioned a few of the finalists who came within a whisker or two of bearded and mustachioed glory at the inaugural Beard Team USA National Beard & Moustache Championships held in Bend, Ore., last weekend, we're including......
  • Old Spice's 'The Man Your Man Could Smell Like' commercial wins trio of ad awards

     
    The Old Spice "The Man Your Man Could Smell Like" commercial, already one of our all-time favorite commercials (which we wrote about in March), was apparently a favorite with the ad industry as well, taking home a hat trick of......
  • Gatorade Free Flow Tour comes to Perris on Saturday

     
    The Gatorade Free Flow Tour will be hitting the Compound action sports ramp park in Perris, Calif., on Saturday, bringing its BMX competition -- including the Tour's first BMX dirt event -- to Southern California, all with no admission charge.......
  • Group petitions U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to offer Endangered Species Act protections to bumblebee

     
    GRANTS PASS, Ore. — A conservation group filed a petition Wednesday to add a bumblebee from Southern Oregon and Northern California to the endangered species list. The Society for Invertebrate Conservation and University of California at Davis...
  • Video game console receipts down, but sales of games rebound slightly

     
    Game sales suffered its ninth month of decline over the past year in May, as sales of consoles and games fell 5%, according to market research firm NPD Group....
  • 'American Idol' tour is live, but not kicking

     
    It's not news that "American Idol" fans lost considerable interest in the show this year -- the audience for the finale was down 30% from last season. But is that to blame for the cancellation of eight tour shows? Concert......
  • Mugging it up at the Oregon Brewers Festival

     
    To sample beer at the 23rd Oregon Brewers Festival in Portland, Ore., this month, it’s all about having the right mug. Each taster package comes with a 2010 souvenir mug that’s the official sippy cup of the festival. And no,......
  • Portland: Hotels offer special rates for Oregon Brewers Festival starting July 22

     
    To sample beer at the 23rd Oregon Brewers Festival in Portland, Ore., this month, it’s all about having the right mug. Each taster package comes with a 2010 souvenir mug that’s the official sippy cup of the festival. And no, mugs from previous ye...