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Some generalize gamers as lazy, virgins, manchildren and other unfair descriptors, but a recent Twitter hashtag shares how great gamers are, Gazette gaming columnist Jake Magee writes.

When you go owlingYou don't need wordsOr warmOr anything but hope.That's what Pa saysThe kind of hopeThat flies on silent wingsUnder a shining owl moon--By Jane YolenThere are a lot of legends and lore about the nocturnal owl and the moon. I like a popular story on You Tube entitled Owl Moon…

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The Verizon IndyCar Series is at California's Sonoma Raceway for its season finale Sunday. Following 16 races this season, there are seven drivers mathematically eligible to win the title, but I see only four with a realistic shot. The finale race will award double points, which will certain…

Wisconsin pioneers of the 1830s and '40s--largely Irish, German and Scandinavian immigrants--came west on paddlewheel steamboats. They harvested lumber from Wisconsin forests and shipped it to Chicago and eastern markets in hundreds of specialized lumber schooners. Boat makers in Wisconsin p…

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An effective, properly executed atmosphere can turn a fun yet forgettable game into a memorable adventure. That's exactly what 4A Games accomplished when building the alluring and intriguing world of “Metro,” Gazette gaming columnist Jake Magee writes.