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The Brains Behind A Fan Favorite Kids Toy Passes Away

By Paul Kurtz

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — This past week saw the death of a local man who was the brains behind a toy that became a kids favorite all over the world, the Super Soaker. 120 more words

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Seattle Mariners' All-Time Team: First Base

With Dan Wilson being named the Mariners best all-time catcher, we move on to first base.

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Why saying thank you to Mariners Alvin Davis was important

Though my parents brought me up to say thank you and your welcome at appropriate times, I could never master ‘please.’ It sounds too much like begging to me so I never use the word; in fact, I can’t remember the last time I heard anyone say ‘please.’ But thank you is important as this lesson will illustrate. 410 more words

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Yes I bought a Seattle Mariner tee-shirt for my monkey

I bought a tee-shirt for my monkey many years ago at a souvenir stand in the Kingdome. It has long blue sleeves, otherwise is white, with a star on the front and the Mariners trident over the star. 411 more words

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Emotional Griffey Honored By Seattle Mariners

SEATTLE (AP) — Ken Griffey Jr. kept telling stories, continued to acknowledge his appreciation to the fans and reminisced about his career, even as the scheduled game time came and went. 801 more words

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Cooperstown Bound

Ken Griffey Jr aka “The Kid” aka the “The Natural, was inducted into the Seattle Mariners Hall of Fame today. If you grew up playing baseball in the 90’s, you remember trying to copy his swing with your friends. 52 more words

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Demolition Experts Testify At City Council Hearing On Deadly Center City Building Collapse

By Mike Dunn

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — As City Council continued its probe Thursday into last month’s tragic building collapse on Market Street, they heard from independent demolition experts who said that city inspectors inspect very little. 320 more words

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