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I Hate You, Fellow Cyclists of Portland

February 19, 2014 by MC | No Comments | Filed in Stuff

I continue to hate my fellow Portland cyclists. One of the more militant ones rode by me tonight (are there any that aren’t militant?) and screamed: YOUR TAIL-LIGHT IS OUT!!! SO IS YOUR FRONT LIGHT!! I mean, where to begin. As if I didn’t realize this was the case. It’s like “Hey jerky, anything else […]

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Atardecer

February 19, 2013 by MC | 1 Comment | Filed in Stuff

Cavemen had nice teeth Glenn Greenwald on MSNBC:  “But whatever one wants to call this, ‘journalism’ is the wrong label. Even ideologically-friendly media outlets which claim that mantle should be devoted to accountability and treating those who wield power adversarially, not flattering the preexisting beliefs of their audience and relentlessly glorifying political leaders. Presidents have […]

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Bad Portland Customer Service: the REI Files

June 22, 2010 by MC | 1 Comment | Filed in Stuff

The wife and I have experienced an inordinate amount of bad customer service in Portland lately. The most glaring and recent example occurred at the REI store in Clackamas a couple weeks ago. The skinny: I went to REI (a store I’m not terribly fond of to begin with; it’s mostly overpriced, urban backpacker/adventure-wear for […]

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