August 25, 2006
Volume 34
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All Arts and Entertainment Stories
Red Hot Chili Peppers and Wolfmother give sun-drenched Endfest crowd a spectacular show
by Albert Rodriguez - SGN A&E Writer

Endfest 15 w/ Red Hot Chili Peppers, Wolfmother, Nine Black Alps, and others

August 12 @ White River Amphitheatre

Despite the absence of Snow Patrol, whose flight into the US from Europe was canceled as a result of the recent terror threats on air travelers, Endfest was a very cool experience two weekends ago. more
Lower City is a sexy Brazilian Jules & Jim meets Y Tu Mama Tambien
by Derich Mantonela - SGN A&E Writer

Film: Opens Friday at the Varsity

To the time-honored realm of cinematic three-ways add "Lower City," a sexy Brazilian "Jules & Jim" meets "Y Tu Mama Tambien."

Set on the semi-tropical, rough-and-tumble Bahia coast, "Lower City" stars a trio of attractive young actors, Wagner Moura a
Chicago comes to Chateau Ste. Michelle, Los Lonely Boys wail at Marymoor Park with Susan Tedeschi
by Lorelei Quenzer - SGN A&E Writer


Friday-Saturday, August 25-26 - 7pm both nights

Chateau Ste. Michelle - Tix at / $49.50, $79.50

No, the title of Chicago's newest studio album, XXX, does not refer to porn. Nor does it refer to a plus-sized Hanes T-shirt. The horn-heavy b
Deep Inside Hollywood

Wolverine may be one of the hottest characters in movies today, but Hugh Jackman, the actor who plays him, just can't keep away from those show tunes. Having won a Tony for portraying flamboyantly Gay singer-songwriter Peter Allen in Broadway's The Boy from Oz, Jackman will bring his song-and-da
Legendary diva Etta James rocks the zoo!
"Seattle is so hip, so GAY and so cool."- Etta James

by Richard Kennedy - SGN A&E Writer

Etta James

August 16 @ Woodland Park Zoo

Before Etta James came on stage, her 7-piece band consisting of horns, percussion, guitars and keyboards warmed up the crowd with a couple of songs and then launched in
Columbia City Cabaret - a lively, funny, sweetly bawdy show
by Rajkhet Dirzhud-Rashid - SGN A&E Writer

If you're looking for a wonderful evening of fun and laughter, with a little sexiness thrown in, then look no further than Columbia City, where Tamara The Trapeze Lady brings together a different show each week during the Columbia City Cabaret. And believe me, it's something you won't soon forg
ACTION Northwest announces 3rd Words of Resistance fundraiser
Theme of anti-violence and anti-oppression announced

ACTION Northwest is proud to announce that we are continuing our poetry night fundraisers with Words of Resistance 3 on October 21st. This event will be held at the Wayward Café in the University District from 8pm to 9:30pm.

In the past our poetry nights have surrounded theme
Diversity of the 2006-2007 primetime television season lacking, says GLAAD
LGBT television characters represent only 1.3 percent

After a landmark year of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) representation in films such as Brokeback Mountain, Capote and Transamerica, the broadcast television networks continue to underrepresent their LGBT audience, according to an analysis conducted by the Gay & Lesbian A
A Wagner party unlike any the world has ever seen
by Rod Parke - SGN A&E Writer

The world's first International Wagner Competition at McCaw Hall last Saturday was not only an event full of thrilling moments; it was also a party! The ovation that greeted Speight Jenkins when he came out on the stage to open the competition made apparent (1) the appreciation of this sold-out audience for

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Tyler Gage (Channing Tatum) is a hip-hop vandal who gets assigned to community service at a snooty art school. When dance student Nora (Jenna Dewan) catches him busting a move in the parking lot, she corrals him into filling in for her injured partner so she can rehearse for the big senior showcase. Will these kids from the
Border Riders have a blast in Tillamook, Oregon
About 35 members and guests attended the run at Cape Lookout State Park, near Tillamook, Oregon, on August 18-20. Members came from as far as Abbotsford and Vancouver, British Columbia. One guest, a member of the Satyrs Motorcycle Club, came from Los Angeles.

On Saturday there were several day runs in the area. Most went on a ride down the
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Q-Scopes by Jack Fertig

ARIES (March 20 - April 19): Don't get impatient with your exercise routine, or you'll get hurt. Remember, slow and steady does it! Instant gratification is much more your style. But you can get that with fun and games if you stay disciplined and persevere where it counts!

TAURUS (April 20 - May 20): You want your home t

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