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The Perfect Party

This month’s party guests: Tara Lynn, Celia Vernon, James McAvoy, Jonathan Safran Foer, Mark Emmert, Maddie and Neal Love, King Tut, Joe Hyer.

  • 05/19/2010

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Mayor of Cirque City

Former Pacific Northwest Ballet dancer Adam Miller runs away with the circus: Cirque du Soleil’s Kooza, which sets up camp in Marymoor Park for nearly all of June.

  • 05/18/2010

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Me, Myself, and Finneyfrock

Richard Hugo House writer-in-residence Karen Finneyfrock share a few tips during a June 8 workshop at 826 Seattle, titled simply: “How to Perform Like I Do.”

  • 05/18/2010

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Bite of Seattle

Why do so many locals—Billy Burke in Twilight, Mariana Klaveno in True Blood —vamp it up on-screen?

  • 05/18/2010

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Renoir in Our Backyard

From now through October 10, the Tacoma Art Museum exhibits The Movement of Impressionism: Europe, America, and the Northwest, which includes works by Pissarro, Renoir, Degas, and American painter William Glackens.

  • 05/18/2010

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Hike and Bike

Lucky us: We live near some of the best hiking and mountain biking trails in the Pacific Northwest. Want to break a sweat? Take a stroll before lunch? There’s a trail for that.

  • 05/17/2010

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“Thanx for the Mammories”

Here, in honor of the skin shop’s 27 years, 27 of the best Lusty Lady quips, plus a slideshow of memorable marquee one-liners.

  • 05/17/2010

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All the President’s Been

New Yorker editor David Remnick bridges the gaps in the president’s life story with his definitive biography The Bridge: The Life and Rise of Barack Obama.

  • 05/14/2010

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Baby Got Broke

Washington Mutual Execs who sang the ditty to Sir Mix-a-Lot’s "Baby Got Back" during a company retreat in Hawaii in 2006. The lyrics were unveiled in April 2010 during a senate hearing on the collapse of the Seattle-based bank.

  • 05/12/2010

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God of War Games

Renton’s John McAllister racked up a record-breaking 41,838,740 points in the classic space shoot-’em-up Asteroids in April. This month, the machine is donated to the International Video Game Hall of Fame at the Northwest Pinball and Gameroom Show.

  • 05/11/2010

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Big Love

For Seattle polyamorists, love is a many-partnered thing. And managing the jealousy is a full-time job.

  • 05/10/2010

Fashion & Shopping

Home & Design

News & Profiles

Real Estate

Seattle Restaurants

Tasty Clips

Exclusive Video: Mario Batali Describes Eataly, His Massive New Manhattan Venture

Tom Douglas says he’s worried about Mario Batali’s 50,000 square-foot project Eately. Find out why.

  • 05/20/2010

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Immoveable Feast

Gary Johnson of the Department of Planning and Development wants to ease the city’s street-food laws to look more like Portland’s. Pioneer Square business owners and residents aren’t as gung-ho.

  • 05/17/2010

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Big Fish Story

Conventional economic wisdom says that as big fish at the top of the food chain get scarcer and costlier, consumers should switch to cheaper choices. And recipes should reflect that trend. But the cookbooks tell a different story.

  • 05/14/2010

Occasions

Burger Mania!

New burger joints, most in Seattle’s northerly latitudes.

  • 05/11/2010

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Fried and True

Here’s how to make Monsoon’s crispy imperial rolls—like spring rolls, only deep fried, and thus better.

  • 05/11/2010

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A Friend in Mead

Honey wine has been giving us a buzz since before recorded history, and thanks to mead-making operations like Sky River Brewing, it still tastes good.

  • 05/11/2010

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Scene: Sip at the Wine Bar

The downtown wine bar on Fifth Avenue combines the underlit stylishness and pulsing soundtrack of a crammed nightclub with a menu that so delivers on the current obsessions of the almighty taste bud it might have been cooked up by a focus group.

  • 05/11/2010

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Urban Farmhouse

Seth Caswell’s farm-to-table menu at Queen Anne restaurant Emmer and Rye begins with pure ingredients and ends with reasonable prices.

  • 05/11/2010

Travel & Outdoors

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