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Out & About

What political party am I? Facebook has made a terrible mistake

Thursday, April 17th, 2014

What political party am I? Facebook has made a terrible mistake

What political party are you really? That’s the question I am most frequently asked, especially as we head into the heart of a local election year. As a journalist that covers local politics, I do not claim...

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7 billion reprint orders will take some time

Thursday, April 10th, 2014

7 billion reprint orders will take some time

The following Out and About was originally written by David Bern and published in the 2012 edition of Tooele County Magazine as the editor’s introduction.   On the northeast end of South Mountain, far below an anthology...

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Thursday, April 3rd, 2014

In my fantasies, I’m one great space captain

On any typical night when I get home from work and finish my dinner, I like to dedicate a portion of my free time to saving far-away civilizations from alien invasions in epic space battles. When I...

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Thursday, March 27th, 2014

Lessons learned from Anna and Elsa

Last year featured movies with superheroes, space thrillers, giant robots fighting giant monsters, Jackie Robinson and Katniss Everdeen, but there’s one movie where I just can’t seem to “Let It Go.” “Frozen,” a Disney animated movie that...

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Thursday, March 20th, 2014

Perhaps, it’s just that I like to be on vacation

I need to learn Spanish. It would be a good thing for somebody who likes to visit Mexico so much. I just returned from my latest excursion to the country south of my homeland. A friend’s sister invited...

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‘Love’ really means nothing to a tennis player

Thursday, March 6th, 2014

‘Love’ really means nothing to a tennis player

Though usually a content man, my grandfather had one great regret from his youth. “If I’d have had a clarinet,” he’d say, “I think I really could have done something.” But, as a product of the Great...

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Here’s why I don’t do reviews of theater

Thursday, February 27th, 2014

Here’s why I don’t do reviews of theater

I saw my first high school drama production when I was about six years old. I think it was “The Hasty Heart.” All I can remember is a row of beds on the stage, a hospital, a war...

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‘Isn’t it a bit early for this kind of weather?’

Thursday, February 20th, 2014

‘Isn’t it a bit early for this kind of weather?’

“Change is the process by which the future invades our lives.”  — Alvin Toffler The effort to convince the world’s 7 billion people to cut greenhouse gas emissions before the global climate goes totally kooky and imperils...

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I know I should walk to work, but I can’t leave my car behind

Thursday, February 13th, 2014

I know I should walk to work, but I can’t leave my car behind

I live just a little more than a mile from work. It’s lovely to have so short a commute. Yes, despite the small distance, commuting to work is still part of my daily routine. I have vowed on...

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Love will make us do some stupid things

Thursday, February 6th, 2014

Love will make us do some stupid things

Although Valentine’s Day is supposed to be a happy time, not all love stories have happy endings. You see, for me, if dating was a Pokemon, then it would be Eevee. I remember playing the popular Gameboy...

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