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When Grunge Made Blue-Collar Culture Cool

There were many reasons for a 16-year-old boy to love the noisy, brooding music known as grunge, but here’s a personal one: The bushy-bearded, drowsy-eyed guitarist for Soundgarden, Kim Thayil, looked like my uncle George. My father’s younger brother had been a sporadically employed welder and pot smoker who wore …

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Walmart announces next-day delivery, firing back at Amazon

Walmart announces same-day delivery for shoppers’ orders more than $35. Source: Walmart Walmart is firing back. The biggest retailer in the world will now offer shoppers the option to have their online orders delivered the next day, following Amazon on April 25 promising one-day delivery for all Amazon Prime members …

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Blues Defeat the Sharks, Tying Their Series

SAN JOSE, Calif. — Defensemen Vince Dunn and Robert Bortuzzo scored second-period goals that helped the St. Louis Blues overcome another big game from San Jose’s Logan Couture with a 4-2 victory on Monday night that tied the Western Conference finals at one game apiece. Dunn’s goal, his second of …

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