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May 19, 2009
TO FINE-TUNE his giant slalom for the 2006 Olympics, Bode Miller relied on a secret weapon. No, not the kind you inject: Dartfish, a software program that about 95 percent of Olympic athletes...
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May 19, 2009
’ROUND AND ’ROUND the block we go; where we’ll park, nobody knows. With only 7,200 street spaces downtown, finding a place to stash that Subaru can range from mildly annoying to hair-tearingly...
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May 19, 2009
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IF YOU HEAR ABOUT A SPEECH titled “Cosmology at the Frontier” and your mind wanders to space-age lip liner, don’t be ashamed. (We had the same thought.) But Brian Greene is no Mary Kay. This...
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May 19, 2009
Since 1969, the beaver has reigned as Oregon’s state animal. And it’s been a good run for 40 years: The bucktoothed little mammal has had a baseball team and an entire suburb named after it. But as...
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May 19, 2009
On Portland’s car lots, the inventory shrinks (literally) as consumers say no to the SUV.
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May 19, 2009
STATEHOOD DAY, Oregon’s own pat on the back for becoming the 33rd state. Never heard of it? No wonder. It shares February 14 with that other trumped-up “holiday” that’s adhered to by Hallmark and...
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May 19, 2009
TODD POZYCKI is hoping Oscar Wilde got it dead wrong. Because if life imitates art, the local thespian might consider upping his life insurance policy. On the morning of his audition for the part...
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May 19, 2009
THE TRAIN ARRIVES like an angel—an almost empty Blue Line, its warmth a mercy after I’ve been shivering in the November night at Pioneer Courthouse Square. I snuggle into a seat, turn on my iPod...
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May 19, 2009
Interactive marketing turns the business of advertising into a touchy-feely affair.
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May 19, 2009
From November 6 to 8, more than 300 of the world’s best luthiers—artisans who make stringed instruments—will descend on Portland for the Violin Society of America’s international competition....
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