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This is the first time I’m running Portland and it turned out to be one of the best so far!
The weather was gloomy and chilly when we arrived at the start line and thought it would carry on throughout but about a quarter through my run, it started getting warmer and so the challenge started. 435 more words
The phrase rock ‘n’ roll first popped up in the pages of TIME in 1955, with a mention that the music business had turned to a trend “known to the teen-age public as ‘cat music’ or ‘rock ‘n’ roll,'” distinguished by “a clanking, socked-out beat, a braying, honking saxophone, a belted vocal, and, too often, suggestive lyrics.” 479 more words