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Klassy Affairs

So You Absolutely, Positively Must Do Shots on Thanksgiving Eve?

There's something about the night before Thanksgiving that makes many of us resort to the drinking habits of our youth. Here, some shots that will leave you with a shred of dignity (and a pounding hangover) come Thursday.

  • By Brian Colella
  • Published 11/20/2012
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Thanksgiving 2012

War and Peas: Six Places for Ordering Thanksgiving Sides

You’ve ordered the pie and picked out your turkey. Now it’s time to round out the meal.

  • By Brian Colella
  • Published 11/16/2012
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Thanksgiving 2012

War and Piece: An Epic List of Thanksgiving Pie Purveyors

The last part of the meal is also the easiest to outsource. Here, a massive list of where to preorder your pie.

  • By Brian Colella
  • Published 11/08/2012
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Article

Ellen Forney’s ‘Marbles: Mania, Depression, Michelangelo, and Me: A Graphic Memoir’

The Seattle cartoonist takes readers on a journey through her own unquiet mind.

  • By Brian Colella
  • Published 10/08/2012
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Article

Sherman Alexie’s Blasphemy: New and Selected Stories

The Seattle author’s latest combines 15 previously published works with 15 new stories.

  • By Brian Colella
  • Published 09/19/2012
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Article

Rise of the Robots

Secrets of the Cell the second installment in Royden Lepp’s graphic novel series Rust.

  • By Brian Colella
  • Published 08/21/2012
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Best of the City

Best Breakfast Spots

We still love waffles, omelets, and pancakes. But at Seattle’s best breakfast spots, just look at what’s joining the classic canon.

  • By Emily Dhatt, Allecia Vermillion, Brian Colella, Allie Oosta, Christopher Werner, and Kathryn Robinson
  • Published 07/25/2012
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Insider's Guide

1962 World's Fair

Fifty years ago, the 1962 World’s Fair did more than just celebrate global culture. It put Seattle on display, inspired world leaders, and erected a certain needle-shaped tower. A look at the 184 days that changed Seattle—and the world—forever.

  • By Janet Pelz, Allecia Vermillion, Brian Colella, Allison Williams, Laura Dannen, Christopher Werner, Laura Cassidy, James Ross Gardner, Matthew Halverson, and Kathryn Robinson
  • Published 07/25/2012
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Article

Northwest Bookshelf: Map Quest

  • By Brian Colella
  • Published 07/17/2012
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Still Life

Nine New Craft Distilleries to Watch

Gird your liver—here are more local spirits for you to drink.

  • By Brian Colella
  • Published 07/10/2012
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Article

Bike Routes: On the Pavement

Seattle's best paved bike trails: the Burke-Gilman Trail, East Lake Sammamish Trail, East Marginal Way Trail, I-90 Trail, the Interurban, and Ship Canal Trail.

  • By Nicole Fancher, Anne Larkin, Jessie Wesley, Emily Dhatt, Amanda Zurita, Brian Colella, and Allison Williams
  • Published 05/18/2012
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Washington Bike Towns

Great biking weekend getaways: Castle Rock, Lopez Island, Republic, Richland, and Winthrop.

  • By Nicole Fancher, Anne Larkin, Jessie Wesley, Emily Dhatt, Amanda Zurita, Brian Colella, and Allison Williams
  • Published 05/18/2012
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Bike Routes: Off Road

Seattle's best off road bike trails: Tiger Mountain, Big Finn Hill and 
Saint Edward Parks, I-5 Colonnade Mountain Bike Park, Middle Fork Snoqualmie River Trail, South Fork Snoqualmie Area, Tolt Pipeline Trail.

  • By Nicole Fancher, Anne Larkin, Jessie Wesley, Emily Dhatt, Amanda Zurita, Brian Colella, and Allison Williams
  • Published 05/18/2012
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How to Buy a Bike

Seattle bike experts on how to buy a bike.

  • By Nicole Fancher, Anne Larkin, Jessie Wesley, Emily Dhatt, Amanda Zurita, Brian Colella, and Allison Williams
  • Published 05/18/2012
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Bicycle Trips, Trails, and Gear

Seattle is hilly, it’s wet, and it’s one of the top-ranked cycle cities in the nation, thanks to our committed commuters and twisting trails. Turns out we love our bikes and the number of pedal pushers grows with every year (and every bump in gas prices).

  • By Nicole Fancher, Anne Larkin, Jessie Wesley, Emily Dhatt, Amanda Zurita, Brian Colella, and Allison Williams
  • Published 05/18/2012
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Group Bike Rides

Great cycling clubs: Cascade Bike Club, Cyclists Of Greater Seattle, Native Planet Cycling, Outdoors For All.

  • By Brian Colella
  • Published 05/18/2012
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Pedal Pushers

Colin Stevens, Adonia Lugo, Christy Elton, Brian Nordwall, David Postetter, and Patricia Hansen are shaping Seattle's biking community.

  • By Anne Larkin, Jessie Wesley, Emily Dhatt, and Brian Colella
  • Published 05/18/2012
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Article

Northwest Bookshelf: Jeff, One Lonely Guy

Jeff, One Lonely Guy (­Amazon Publishing), by Jeff Ragsdale, David Shields, and Michael Logan, is a crowd-sourced anthology of American melancholy.

  • By Brian Colella
  • Published 04/25/2012
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Northwest Bookshelf

Sick and Tired of Manny Being Manny

In his new book Trading Manny, author Jim Gullo rages against the steroid machine.

  • By Brian Colella
  • Published 04/13/2012
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Curd Nerds

Slideshow: The Washington Artisan Cheesemakers Festival

A sampling of the cheesy goodness at the first-ever fest.

  • By Brian Colella
  • Published 04/09/2012
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