Tag Archives: aging

  1. Why Reaching Out To The Boomer Matters

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    October 11, 2012 by David Gillaspie

    If you need a reminder to talk to those you feel a connection with, here it is: Do it! They …
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  2. One Boomer Gym At A Time

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    August 28, 2012 by David Gillaspie

    Rick Reilly, famous sports writer and fun guy by most accounts, wrote an espn.com column about gym characters. He’s seen …
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  3. Is ‘Better’ Good Enough

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    August 11, 2012 by David Gillaspie

    OR A SHORT FLIGHT TO CRASH AND BURN You can workout anywhere. It’s not all about the gym suit. Ask …
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  4. PIER PRESSURE

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    August 6, 2012 by David Gillaspie

    My hometown had the biggest shopping mall on the Pacific coast between San Francisco and Seattle. It was a small …
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  5. Vietnam And The Spitter, Myth or Fact?

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    June 2, 2012 by David Gillaspie

    A Korean War Memorial in the front room Myths did so much to explain the world before science kicked in. …
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  6. King of Sports Fans

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    May 2, 2012 by David Gillaspie

    Long Live The King (posted on oregonsportsnews.com) He was a square chunk of man, Mr. Edward Merchant. With arms like …
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  7. Wrestling A Killer

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    February 17, 2012 by David Gillaspie

    Read The Warning A friend of DG’s B&B has been around the last few days after an unexplained absence. His …
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  8. The Bulldog, part one

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    February 5, 2012 by David Gillaspie

    Nominations are open. The measure of a man comes from how much they give. The big man who gives little …
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  9. A Funeral With A Flourish

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    December 26, 2011 by David Gillaspie

    There are phone calls you look forward to, and those you don’t. Nick Steele got one. It was from his dad. “You …
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  10. Filming The Life Movie In Five Steps

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    December 5, 2011 by David Gillaspie

    THE DESCENDANTS If every story began with ‘once upon a time’ and ended with ‘happily ever after’ would it change …
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  11. Oregon Blue Book Turns Oregon Green

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    October 27, 2011 by David Gillaspie

    Originally posted on http://www.oregonsportsnews.com/ The State of Oregon, like the other forty-nine states, creates an image reflecting favorably on the region. Part …
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  12. Occupation: Occupy Portland

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    October 20, 2011 by David Gillaspie

    Originally published in The Oregonian. Who is Occupy Portland? What is the job description? Early Sunday morning they were campers in their …
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  13. When The Occupation Knocks: 10 Reasons To Answer

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    October 17, 2011 by David Gillaspie

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    1.  The confusion of whether or not a citizen can ‘occupy’ their own country needs to end. Choose another word. …
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  14. Steve Jobs and Al Davis: Twins?

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    October 14, 2011 by David Gillaspie

    JUST WIN, BABY Two men shared the same state, a similar drive, and died three days apart. Al and Steve …
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  15. Museum Collections Or Historical Hoarding

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    September 30, 2011 by David Gillaspie

    THE THIN ARCHIVAL LINE A cultivated museum connoisseur sees a roomful of weapons in the Tower of London and marvels at the …
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  16. We Love Them Because

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    September 26, 2011 by David Gillaspie

    Veteran readers have a grip on what DG’s B&B is all about. They find a sports take, an education shake, …
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  17. How Fast

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    September 22, 2011 by David Gillaspie

    JUICE FAST Inspired By Is there anything more telling than the combination of: A. Time Magazine cover stories of the …
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  18. Why Oregon History?

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    September 6, 2011 by David Gillaspie

    (Thank you RICHARD ETULAIN ) The question: Where are the historians of Oregon and why don’t we hear more from them? …
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  19. The New Middle Ages

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    July 25, 2011 by David Gillaspie

    ONCE, TWICE, THREE TIMES A FOGEY One: Learn to avoid competition with your kids. It might start out innocent, but …
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  20. Red Octagon, White Letters? STOP

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    July 9, 2011 by David Gillaspie

    INSPIRED BY If you moved to Tigard from inner-Southeast Portland, you might feel like you found the best of the …
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