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Film Fanatic: ‘The Interview’ Coming to Netflix, Simon Pegg Writing ‘Star Trek 3′

The Interview-NYPost

Film Fanatic: ‘The Interview’ coming to Netflix, Simon Pegg writing ‘Star Trek 3′ and real plane crash footage removed from ‘Project Almanac.’

Growing Up Italian: The Travel Bug


Italians abroad are everywhere, seems like. Loud, stylish, insubordinate, rule-breakers-tourists.
Then, there are the travelers. Respectful, conscientious,curious and educated. I like to think I always belonged to the second category…

The Frugal Wine Gal: J.Scott Sauv Blanc


J.Scott Cellars is a local urban winery producing some amazing wines. The 2013 Sauvignon Blanc is a knockout – and perfect for our frugal budgets! Cheers!

It’s Snow Big Deal Or Is It?

Nordic Trail At Hoodoo 1.15.15 | Photo by Hoodoo

Mother Nature has not cooperated much this Winter season so far with dropping snow on our local ski areas. Is there still hope? There sure is. What else can be done in the mountains in the off-season? I’ll answer the question and give you the lowdown.

Where Did The Week Go…

Ruben Gramajo-woodtv.com

Where Did The Week Go: Ruben Gramajo throws nuts and bolts into food production to get a break, Jamal Rutledge saves life of cop while he’s arresting him, cop lip-sincs Taylor Swift.

Film Fanatic: 2015 Oscar Nominations Reaction

Selma - variety.com

The latest Film Fanatic reacts to some of the surprises to come out of the announcement of the Oscar nominations.

SportsDesk: Mariota Moves On – Saying Goodbye Is Hard, Saying ‘Thank You’ Is Easier

Photo-Dave Peaks/EDN

Mariota set the bar pretty high with the Oregon Ducks and he will have very big shoes to fill. In looking at the talent that Oregon has in the pipeline for next season filling the hole could bring some growing pains for the Oregon Ducks next season.

The Frugal Wine Gal: Prohibition Rosé


The Southern Willamette Valley has some awesome wine industry growth right now. One of my favorite local producers is William Rose. They produce their wines right in the heart of Eugene, and sell it right off 5th and Lincoln at their location, The Oregon Wine Lab.

SportsDesk: Dream Season Ends With Shattered Perception….Decisions Loom

Marcus Mariota | (David Zalubowski/AP Photo)

Regardless of Mariota’s choice, Oregon is loaded with talent for next season. On Offense Running Backs Thomas Tyner and Royce Freeman return, along with a big play Wide Receiver who was out this season with injury in Bralon Addison. On Defense, Armstead is gone, along with Senior Defensive End Tony Washington, and Cornerback Ifo Ekpre-Olomu.

No, We Didn’t Have To Use The “D” Word In 2014.

Snow Falling 1 PM 2/6/14 Elevation 600 ft. | Photo by Tim Chuey

To conclude the summary of the weather in Eugene for 2014 I’ll show you the precipitation totals for each month and where it compares to what is considered normal.

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