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Oklahoma primer: 'Consistent' Sooners, plus Chuck Norris and SpongeBob

Oklahoma, "The Sooner State," has had its ups and downs. The Dust Bowl, twisters and "The Grapes of Wrath" have been countered by energy booms, agriculture gains and a country music hot streak (Garth Brooks, Blake Shelton, Toby Keith, Carrie Underwood).

Venison, while much leaner than beef, is not to everyone's taste

When Anglo-Normans tore into a wild boar haunch for supper, they figured they were dining on venison: Well into the 19th century, the word "venison" was applied to any wild game captured through chase.




It's past time to strengthen FOIA

Few people, if any, would say that information revealed in the autopsy of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Mo., should have remained a secret. The report was critical to the grand jury's deliberation of the case - and to the thinking of the public trying to make sense of the officer-involved shooting.


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