Tag Archives: United States

  1. FEELING GOOD, LOOKING BETTER

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    October 11, 2012 by David Gillaspie

    Saying an affirmation is a healthy thing, but you don’t need to do it with your eyes closed. Instead, look …
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  2. BOOMER PDX

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    September 19, 2012 by David Gillaspie

    Here it is. BoomerPDX.com will become, with a little help from my friends, a social network of baby boomers looking …
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  3. 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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  4. ARE AMERICAN OLYMPIANS TOO GOOD?

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    August 9, 2012 by David Gillaspie

    ARE CHINESE OLYMPIANS BETTER? CHECK THE MEDAL COUNT The thrill of victory and the agony of defeat looks the same …
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  5. Lovely, Or Not. What To Do, pt 1

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    June 7, 2012 by David Gillaspie

    Paul Simon wrote a song, Still Crazy After All These Years. The first line goes, “I met an old lover …
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  6. 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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  7. The Memory Part Of Memorial Day

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    May 28, 2012 by David Gillaspie

    Does everyone remember their Drill Sergeants? Hello to Sgt. Easterling and Sgt. Daybell on Memorial Day from B-4-3, Fort Ord, …
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  8. In Memory, 2012

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    May 25, 2012 by David Gillaspie

    From the archive of Lauren Jessup Thank veterans for their service and take a knee on Memorial Day; before then, …
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  9. Hump Day Stumper, vol. 3

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    May 10, 2012 by David Gillaspie

    An on going search for true meaning and good times, Wednesdays at 7, Copper Monkey, Beaverton. OLYMPIC SPORTS TRIVIA 1. …
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  10. Martin Luther King Begins “I Have A Dream”

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    January 16, 2012 by David Gillaspie

    In a speech that reverberates through history, Dr. King’s words from Aug. 28, 1963 show an America with a long …
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  11. McMen’s Think Tank

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    January 4, 2012 by David Gillaspie

    (inspired by) Are silence and violence polar opposites? If yes, which way do you lean? DG’s B&B Director of Research, …
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  12. Soldier On:The Road Back From Iraq

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    December 16, 2011 by David Gillaspie

    By David Gillaspie Does that sound familiar? Soldiering on. You know what it means in uniform and out. Now you …
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  13. MCMLIV (or 1954)

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    December 15, 2011 by David Gillaspie

    by David Gillaspie If you were born in 1954, you are the bomb. For proof, this is the hydrogen bomb …
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  14. Oregon Special Olympics

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    December 8, 2011 by David Gillaspie

    by David Gillaspie originally posted on oregonsportsnews.com During a recent twenty-four hours, ESPN Sports Radio 1080 The Fan focused on Oregon Special Olympics. …
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  15. Sophisticates Of Soccer

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    November 30, 2011 by David Gillaspie

    by David Gillaspie originally posted on http://www.oregonsportsnews.com/ American sports fans come in every shape and size, like everyone else. They …
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  16. Occupy Wrestling Resume

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    November 15, 2011 by David Gillaspie

    by David Gillaspie OBJECTIVE: To help the world understand the foundation of society. (Other sports train for speed, strength, and …
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  17. When It’s Not The Words, It’s Still The Words

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    August 7, 2011 by David Gillaspie

    DADDY, WHAT DID YOU DO IN THE WAR Before he joined the Marines, my dad lived with his family in …
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  18. Adventures of VooDoo Duck, pt. 1

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    July 29, 2011 by David Gillaspie

    THE DEBUT The Oregon Ducks have overcome an image problem similar to Delaware and Texas Christian University, TCU. The Blue Hens …
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  19. A Debt of Gratitude for the South

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    July 29, 2011 by David Gillaspie

    BIG HOUSE OR OUTHOUSE After 150 years we know why the Civil War happened, don’t we? The answer is slavery. …
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  20. Shares Of Oregon History

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    July 22, 2011 by David Gillaspie

    Published on oregonlive.com THEY SPENT THE MONEY, YOU SPEND THE TIME  If someone invested $2.5 million in what you do, …
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