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July 21, 2011 5:58 PM
If traditional hip-hop lyrics are to be taken at their word, a rapper’s true nature is embodied in his car. So what does Macklemore...
July 21, 2011 5:28 PM
In case you just emerged from 12 months of living “off the grid,” we’re sorry to be the first to tell you: It’s been a rough year for the...
July 21, 2011 5:14 PM
NAME: Bao tranART FORM: FilmWEB SITE: bookiethemovie.comNEXT UP: See Black Coffee on the big screen at Bumbershoot’s One Reel film festival...
July 21, 2011 4:53 PM
If you were one of the estimated 10,000 people who happened to be near the Harbor Steps last May Day, you have already experienced one of...
July 20, 2011 4:11 PM
The Washington Midsummer Renaissance Faire cometh—now with pirates! This year, in addition to ye olde lineup of regal knights, saucy...
June 13, 2011 3:43 PM
WATERWAYSOur sunny summer days are precious—and so are the moments we spend cooling off from the heat. Sure, you can hit a lake or a pool,...
June 10, 2011 9:35 PM
Design DuetCraig Glover and Jean Bhang-Glover may be the local fashion personifications of the term “power couple.” At the helm of not one...
May 12, 2011 4:04 PM
THE MOD SQUAD - family portraitsFans of the hit show Mad Men have been feeling at a loss ever since the network powers-that-be announced...
May 11, 2011 10:49 PM
We take pride in it: Our state regularly earns top honors as one of the most livable in the country, thanks to our old-growth forests, vast...
April 18, 2011 11:22 PM
Downsizing, UpcyclingWhen Christina Collins-Pezzner looks at a pile of discarded clothes, she sees beautiful bits of opportunity. Her...
April 18, 2011 10:43 PM
While pomp and circumstance may be a staple of dog shows, you won’t find any of it at the eighth annual Average Joe Cat Show. No paperwork...
April 18, 2011 9:36 PM
WHY WE LOVE HIS LOOK: Fashion stylist Alvin Stillwell is paid to make starlets such as Ashley Tisdale and Jamie Alexander shine, but his...
March 30, 2011 9:16 PM
"Poquitos" is about as fitting a name for Capitol Hill's new Mexi-palace as “Tiny” is for a 300-pound man. I got the chance to soak it all...
March 24, 2011 7:34 PM
Must Dance Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater Friday - Sunday (3/25–3/27) - This mixed-repertory program includes a celebration of 50 years...
March 18, 2011 9:28 PM
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