Wall Street to all the rest of us: we got ours, we're getting out of Dodge. Suckers!
Appaloosa was pretty fun, more laconic and leisurely than I expected between the shoot-em ups. But I had this funny, weird reaction every time they'd spout one of their folksy-isms. I couldn't help but think of Sarah Palin.
The October Fest did us some good this weekend. I'm slowly coming around about these events. Though I've always thought they were more useful on in the slow season.
Every time I drive by the big, empty corner downtown with the signs, BOOMTOWN, I can't help but think it apropos.
Is it just me, or are all the money measures doomed this November? Some of us have been trying to warn the city of Bend to pull back from their ambitions. Maintenance. The gravy train is stalled at the bottom of the hill.
4 days ago