Showing content tagged with back talk
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Aug 17, 2012
Olympic fencer Mariel Zagunis drops her guard to talk about gold medals, swords, and surviving the opening ceremonies.
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Aug 15, 2012
Keith Hackett is a local Santa Claus who's qualified to give advice all year round.
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Aug 15, 2012
I found a YouTube clip of you singing karaoke to ’N Sync’s “It’s Gonna Be Me” at a fundraiser for Oregon Mentors [a youth foundation that Oden helps sponsor]. It didn’t look like you needed much...
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Jan 19, 2010
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Out of Portland’s nine comprehensive high schools, only eight are likely to survive Portland Public Schools’ proposed redesign. Here, we’ve married a few of our favorite hoary mascots with a dose...
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May 19, 2009
Portland Lumber Jax defenseman *Brodie Merrill* talks tough about lacrosse, jet lag, and being mocked by Canadian teenagers.
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May 19, 2009
Former three-term mayor Vera Katz talks up President-elect Obama, her new job, and why Sam Adams should always take her calls.
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May 19, 2009
So, um, what is a doula, anyway? We help a woman and her partner through the duration of labor, childbirth, and postpartum. That can mean creating a birth plan and providing support and comfort....
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May 19, 2009
TV sci-fi heroine Katee Sackhoff talks about playing tough characters—with and without long hair.
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May 19, 2009
You write that you thought washing dishes was torture when you were a kid. How do you define torture in your new book, Torture and Democracy? Torture requires four things. You need a method for...
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May 19, 2009
For the past three years, the Portland NAACP has been inactive—no meetings, no phone number. When I tried to track you down… It was a P.O. box. We now actually have office space at the Urban...
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