- By Thomas E. RicksThomas 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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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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