• News: Oregon had two funnel clouds--Albany and North Plains. Bad wreck shuts down I-205 NB at Stark. Open now. Which reminds me: 5 days to gov't shutdown. The, well, runt of the Oregon zoo lion litter is now in the hospital for intensive care. And former President Bush the Elder is an official witness for the marriage of two women he's been friends with for years in Maine. Happy birthday to Olivia Newton John, still physical at 65. Are you having a mellow day?