Two factors help to explain this abomination:Wow. I never knew that.
I spent a year at Oregon St and over the years I hear people say, oh I couldn’t live there with all the rain. I then say that the night before I was heading back there from Christmas break, it was one of those freezing cold nights in Chicago area when you’re in your car shivering for 5 minutes until the car completely warms up. Next day early evening I got off the plane in Portland and it was probably 45 degrees with a light drizzle/mist that is so common in Oregon. Take that any day over freezing cold.Floor has been that way for awhile. Oregon is located in beautiful part of the country and their weather isn’t too bad. I take a pacNorthwest winter over a Midwest one