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To: fortress
Even free this paper bugs me.
Thanks for making my day. The Err-I-Go-Again is such rubbish, they couldn't pay me to read it. Plus, they phone blitz me about 5 times a week with subscription pitches.
Even the Willamete Week is less offensive. At least they don't pretend to represent mainstream opinion.
8 posted on 05/24/2002 1:56:59 AM PDT by pariah
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To: pariah
It is a real shame, but they also bought up the Hillsboro Argus
and that used to be such a nice conservative newspaper and now their editorials are getting downright liberal.
Had to cancel that newspaper too

Thank God for Free Republic

10 posted on 05/24/2002 6:54:39 AM PDT by fortress
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To: pariah
"...they phone blitz me about 5 times a week with subscription pitches.

Yeah, but I've found a way to have a bit of fun when they call me. I let them make their pitch, then I pause a bit, as if I'm puzzled, and then say, "Why would I need the Oregonian? I don't have a parrot." There's usually a pause while the wheels turn for awhile, then a "Oh. Maybe some other time."

19 posted on 05/24/2002 3:17:37 PM PDT by oldfart
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