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Thar she blows - not!

fern chandonnet / juneau empire A bergwhale breaches last week on Mendenhall Lake. Visitors are warned to stand clear of these creatures because of their penchant for dipping again beneath the waves without giving notice.
And the geek shall inherit the Earth

The Last Word by Fern Chandonnet. He can be reached at fchandonnet . In another time and place I worked in the company of a geek (which is...
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Here's some more truth about the election

The Last Word by Fern Chandonnet Now and then - not often - a saintly person will cross my reform a damned thing. And rabid monkeys are infectious. Fern Chandonnet is Sunday editor of the Juneau Empire.
A spiteful column

The column, "Here's some more truth about the election," (Fern Chandonnet, Nov. 11) was filled with many hateful comments, obscuring any hope of making a salient point. For instance, Karl Rove's...
Sunday editor foams at the mouth

The opinion piece by Empire Sunday editor Fern Chandonnet last Thursday was the most arrogant, destructive column I have ever seen in your paper. He purported to tell us what "really...
The Last Word: Reckoning with Mosley's Socrates Fortlow

The Last Word by Fern Chandonnet. He can be reached at fchandonnet . Walter Mosley is best known for his Easy Rawlins detective stories...
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Morally corrupt editors

...I read all the letters to the editor and then read Fern Chandonnet's opinion column. Thank God for some excellent...nattering nabobs of negativism" came to mind. Fern Chandonnet may want to add another category to the intellectual...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

Senior tax break eyed Exemptions for elderly, nonprofit sales may be dropped to raise city revenues By FERN CHANDONNET THE JUNEAU EMPIRE The hunt for more tax revenue is on and the city is looking at senior citizens and nonprofit groups' sales as...
Glutton: A wolverine by any other name

...qualifying as tubs-o'-lard, gluttony seems to have become less a deadly sin than a national goal. The Last Word by Fern Chandonnet He can be reached at fchandonnet . And it's with this national unity of purpose in mind that...
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Death, lies, braggadocio - a Christmas tale

...your Christmas newsletter with a handwritten note. Ask about their trip, or their new baby." The Last Word by Fern Chandonnet. He can be reached at fchandonnet . Which is exactly what I did. And what did I receive in...
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