Why doesn’t it matter anymore that all the glass to be recycled is mixed?
We used to have to separate our glass by color for
recycling. Now it all goes in one bin and gets smashed together, so
sorting post-pickup seems impossible. Why doesn’t it matter anymore that
It true that the name Oregon comes from the Spanish surname Obregón?
We all know that the Spaniards were in Oregon before
the British. Is it true that the name Oregon comes from the Spanish
surname Obregón? Like Álvaro Obregón? —Puscifer
If you wanna believe
My dad says back in the ’50s he used to play up on
Mount Tabor, and on a cold day he could see steam rising from the
crater. How dormant/active is Mount Tabor, and is it true Rocky Butte is
What’s with the water vessels that seem permanently anchored on the Willamette?
What is up with Plum Krazy? And on the opposite
end of the eyesore spectrum, what about the middle-finger flag flotilla?
Can anyone anchor anything semi-navigable freely forever on the
Are male bass in the Columbia gaining female traits?
Is it true that 80 percent of the male
bass fish in Washington’s major river are now exhibiting female traits
as a result of contraceptive pills being flushed into the water? Say it
What is cryptosporidium, anyway? I know it can turn up
in water, but that’s about it. I asked a friend who works in public
radio, and she said, “It’s a parasite. It eats your body.” That d