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Music

The Day the Music Died

*EVERYTHING I LEARNED* about the Pacific Northwest, I learned from MTV. If not for the fact that I grew up in Arkansas, where the dearly departed oracle of underground rock 120 Minutes was one of the few cultural outlets available, I might be ashamed of t

  • By Bart Blasengame
  • Published 05/19/2009

Music

Jick Magnet

Rocker and literate lyricist Stephen Malkmus talks about yogic singing, fatherhood, and his impending death.

  • By Bart Blasengame
  • Published 05/19/2009

Article

Mr. Feel Good

Busting manly myth No. 17: Spas are just for chicks.

  • By Bart Blasengame
  • Published 05/19/2009

Breakfast

Morning Glory

Four delicious reasons to crawl out from under the covers this weekend.

  • By Bart Blasengame
  • Published 05/19/2009

Article

Charity Case

When we’re feeling generous, we give money to God. And our dogs.

  • By Bart Blasengame
  • Published 05/19/2009

Politics

Operation Oregon

Barack Obama has an army on the ground here. And most of its leaders aren’t even 30.

  • By Bart Blasengame
  • Published 05/19/2009

Article

Proving Grounds

What does it take to bridge the chasm between a father and the man who is sleeping with his daughter?

  • By Bart Blasengame
  • Published 05/19/2009

Eat More, Spend Less

The Art of Eating Cheaply

On the contrary, it means seeking out talented chefs who can transform the simplest, cheapest ingredients into a sublime masterpiece of a meal.

  • By Bart Blasengame, Megan Callow, John Chandler, Camas Davis, Brian Barker, Camela Raymond, Kasey Cordell, and Stacey Wilson
  • Published 05/19/2009

Sports

Mad Season

Why no self-respecting Oregonian will miss this year’s NCAA basketball tournament.

  • By Bart Blasengame
  • Published 05/19/2009

Good Reads

Teen Spirit

Politically savvy twins pen a book and raise an army -- at 19.

  • By Bart Blasengame
  • Published 05/19/2009

If Only He'd Had....

The Rose Defense

In 1997, a Eugene street kid named Jordan Scott Merrell, age 15, confessed to a killing. It took the jury just an hour to deliver the verdict: guilty of felony murder. But the jury didn’t hear evidence that might have altered the course of Merrell’s life.

  • By Bart Blasengame
  • Published 05/19/2009
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