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Kristi Turnquist
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Portland's Cheryl Strayed, the bestselling author of "Wild," is among hundreds of authors who have lent their names to an open letter opposing the presidential candidacy of Donald Trump.
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John McLaughlin, the Portland native who created the animated roller coaster video that for years preceded movies shown at Regal theaters, has died at age 46.
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On "Last Week Tonight with John Oliver" this week, the host examined the baffling, inconsistent, and "broken" American presidential primary system.
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Mark Mason had already endured the death of his friend and KPAM-AM radio cohost, Dave Anderson. Then, Mason faced a medical crisis of his own, one he's still recovering from.
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Morley Safer's death comes after the longest-serving "60 Minutes" correspondent announced his retirement last week, and CBS News aired a tribute to Safer's life and career on May 15.
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Willy Vlautin, who became a Portland favorite as founder of the band Richmond Fontaine, has built a career as an acclaimed novelist. His 2010 book, "Lean on Pete," is being made into a movie, which will film in Oregon, and be directed by Andrew Haigh ("Looking.")
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"The Walking Dead," "Game of Thrones," "Orphan Black" and more TV shows have all spawned post-show chatfests. Which got us thinking about some possible post-show shows for other series that leave us scratching our heads.
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As networks recently finalized their 2016-2017 schedules in recent days, some shows got good news, and will be back. But plenty more were drowned in a cancellation bloodbath. Which canceled shows deserved to end? Here are 13 series that ran out of gas or never got off the ground -- and three that deserved another chance.
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TV critic/pop culture reporter, The Oregonian
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For more than 20 years, I've been a reporter for The Oregonian newspaper in Portland, Oregon. Currently, I'm the TV critic and pop culture reporter, and I also have a sub-specialty in covering comedy.
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  • University of Oregon
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