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All Arts and Entertainment Stories
Best of Music 2006: Hot Artists of the Year
Selected by Albert Rodriguez, Lorelei Quenzer, Richard Kennedy, and Jessica Browning - SGN A&E Writers

THE HOTTEST ARTISTS WHO ROCKED IN 2006 (In Order)

1. Dixie Chicks
Call it the year's biggest comeback: after being disowned in 2003 by the nation's country radio stations for dissing the President way before it was popular, the band was all b
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Best of Music 2006: Live Performances
Selected by Albert Rodriguez, Lorelei Quenzer, Richard Kennedy, and Jessica Browning SGN A&E Writers

ALBERT'S PICK'S (In Order) What a great year in live shows! The trip to The Gorge for Sasquatch was an interesting adventure. Following Death Cab for Cutie and Franz Ferdinand from Portland to Vancouver was cool, as was the
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Best of Music 2006: Feature Artist Interview / We Are Scientists
by Albert Rodriguez - SGN A&E Writer

How does one experiment with scientists? With beer, of course.

On a sunny weekend afternoon, I yanked all three members of We Are Scientists inside the Bad JuJu Lounge to chat over beers. The Brooklyn-based alt rock trio has completed a busy, exciting year performing in Australia, Eu
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I (Heart) Comics: Ellen Forney and Peter Bagge Display Wares at Fantagraphics Bookstore, 12/16
by Maggie Bloodstone - SGN Staff

In the Spring of 1991, as an employee of Fantagraphics Books, I had the pleasure of being a part-albeit a teensy one- of a gallery event held at the Center Of Contemporary Art called 'Misfit Lit'. What it was, was a comprehensive presentation of the art of Comics, curated by COCA's Larry Reid, and o
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Better than crap (barely): The worst tunes of 2006
Selected by Albert Rodriguez, Lorelei Quenzer, Richard Kennedy, and Jessica Browning SGN A&E Writers

THE WORST OF 2006 (Random Order)

1. A Public Affair (album) - Jessica Simpson
Tabloid queen Jessica Simpson is such an annoying human being that an album capturing her desperate attempt to actually
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Book Marks
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Best of Music 2006: Singles/Tracks
Selected by Albert Rodriguez - SGN A&E Writer

BEST SINGLES/TRACKS (In Order)

1. Well Thought Out Twinkles - Silversun Pickups
Brian Aubert's vocals are so melt-in-your-ears astounding that Billy Corgan is probably rolling his eyes somewhere knowing there's a guy that sounds very similar to him, yet bett
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Best of Music 2006: Albums/CDs
Selected by Albert Rodriguez - SGN A&E Writer

BEST ALBUMS / CDs (In Order)

1. Fox Confessor Brings the Flood - Neko Case
Neko Case writes stories about scandalous murders, people going crazy, lovers reflecting on the good ole days, and even brides packing Valium, and she does so with a voice that could
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Seattle Gay News announces Dreamgirls movie pass giveaway
And we're telling you&get ready to see Dreamgirls!

Seattle Gay News is very pleased to sponsor an advance screening of the Golden Globe-nominated Dreamgirls at a downtown theater next week. The Broadway musical-turned-feature film has received rave reviews and features an all-star cast, including Best Supporting Actress (in a Musical
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The Holiday: A romantic comedy perfect for this season of stress
by Rajkhet Dirzhud-Rashid - SGN A&E Writer

The Holiday
Directed by Nancy Meyers
Starring Cameron Diaz, Kate Winslet, Jack Black, Jude Law,
Eli Wallach, Rufus Sewell, Edward Burns, Miffy Englefield,
Emma Pritchard, Shannyn Sossamon
Now playing everywhere


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Q-Scopes by Jack Fertig

ARIES (March 20 - April 19): What you can accomplish now is remarkable. The trick is to trust in your inner reserves, but not overestimate them. Think ahead one step at a time, and know the line between faith in your abilities and hubris. <br.<br>

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SGN X-Word

SGN Puzzle
December 18, 2006
"Grand Slam"

Across
 1 Cry before claiming immortality
 5 Overhand stroke, for Martina
10 Pull out your shooter
14 Blown away
15 One from the heart
16 _The Music Man_ setting
17 Martina slamme more

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Sports Complex
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