Dubois: I needed a few sips of coffee before realizing I should show this to you

By By Carl Dubois / Special to the American Press

I don't know if I am the only person drinking Community Coffee in the Pacific Northwest today, and drinking it from a Tony's Pizza coffee mug, but there can't be many of us.

I feel very south Louisiana. I feel very Lake Charles. Even if it is 61 degrees on a morning in late August.

That's me: representing.

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Carl Dubois, a former American Press reporter and assistant sports editor, is a journalist and editor now living and working near Portland, Ore.