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Oregon: Part Deux – The Goonies, Sasquatch, and Wine

Me, pondering a bath at Double Falls. Photo by Marti Babcock


Before Director/Sadist Michael Bay can destroy Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, then collude with Spielberg/Lucas to annihilate my 80’s childhood completely, I visit the backdrop for one of my favorite movies, ‘The Goonies’. Read more

Oregon: Part One – Portlandia

Two days in Portland or any city is not enough time to make a full report, but enough to get a taste, albeit a very strange one.

There’s a painted mural on the side of a building across from Voodoo Doughnuts on SW 3rd Avenue that reads, ‘Keep Portland Weird’. Maybe you’ve seen it Read more