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Tom in Portland tonight

Come on down to Powell’s Burnside tonight.

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Come on down to Powell’s Burnside tonight. No opening act.

Powell’s, by the way, is the only bookstore ever to have been a destination during my family’s Western driving vacations.

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Thomas E. Ricks covered the U.S. military from 1991 to 2008 for the Wall Street Journal and then the Washington Post. He can be reached at ricksblogcomment@gmail.com.

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