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Cool, Hip Travel Guide to Portland, Oregon (Updated 2014 EDITION!)

March 10, 2014 by MC | No Comments | Filed in Stuff

Portland, Oregon Portland – the very name makes my bottom coo with delight.  I can rhapsodize for hours about our city’s efficient and eco-friendly mass transit system; its raw quilt of indie rock splendor; the hours of fun one can have “people watching.” Plus, Portland has a thriving culinary scene. Let’s start there. Cuisine Gustatory dreams await […]

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Never, Ever Spend Your Money in Downtown Portland

January 8, 2013 by MC | 1 Comment | Filed in Stuff

If you are a motorist and have the audacity to drive to downtown Portland to buy Christmas gifts or take a loved one to dinner, you will be penalized. Penalized for stimulating commerce. The city’s leadership has made that loud and clear. Exhibit A — Portland’s updated parking fine matrix. Note: Even if you pay […]

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