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All Arts and Entertainment Stories
Academy Awards: A guide to Oscar's golden night
by Lorelei Quenzer - SGN A&E Writer

The 79th Annual Academy Awards are two days away, and they're sure to be Gaylicious. Oh, I don't mean Brokeback-licious. There's nothing as good - or as controversial - as Brokeback Mountain nominated this year, and the closest thing to a Gay character is that the guy from The Crying Game is nominated for playing Idi Amin. Gay icon El
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You're invited to a fabulous Oscar party!
What: 2007 Academy Award Party

Where: Purr Cocktail Lounge, 1518 11th Avenue

Date and Time: Sunday, February 25 - 4pm start

The scene: Glittery cocktails, four-star nibbles, starry setting, A-list crowd, rolled-out red carpet, mounted TV screens to watch celebrity arrivals and Oscars ceremony.

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Inlaws & Outlaws comes to Olympia for Equality Day
Preview screening of award-winning documentary rounds out important day of lobbying for LGBT equality

The Seattle film "Inlaws & Outlaws," winner of the deadCENTER Film Festival's Grand Jury Prize, will be screened in Olympia to cap off Equality Day on Monday, February 26th at 6:30 pm at the Capitol Theatre in Olympia. Ticke
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The Shins 'wince' to diehards at two sold out Paramount concerts
by Jessica Browning - SGN A&E Writer

The Shins w/ Viva Voce
February 18 @ Paramount Theatre

It's not the fault of The Shins that they accidentally became the poster child for indie rock romantics when Natalie Portman said, "This band will change your life", in Garden State.

It's also not their
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Anti-war film makes for stimulating evening
by Rajkhet Dirzhud-Rashid - SGN A&E Writer

The Ground Truth
The Center for Social Justice
February 16th
Sponsored by International Socialist Organization

Last Friday, while some folks were out enjoying early Mardi Gras celebrations, myself and a small group of socially conscious anti-war activ
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Book Marks
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A deliciously upbeat telling of one of the greatest musical tragedies enlivens the 5th Avenue Theatre
by Rajkhet Dirzhud-Rashid - SGN A&E Writer

Buddy, The Buddy Holly Story
Directed by David Bennett
Starring: Billy Joe Huels, Mike Daugherty, Jennifer Paz, Matt Weiner
Peter A. Jacobs, Peter Crook, Angie Louise, Kelly Van Camp
Brandon O'Neil
February 13-March 4th

In 1956, the Korean
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Night of FantAsia returns for eighth year
The number eight is considered a good number in the Asian culture and Seattle's long running GLBT Asian night "Night FantAsia" turns eight this year. Night FantAsia - Anniversary Eight comes to Nijo Sushi Bar and Grill, near the Seattle waterfront, Saturday the 24th of February 2007.

Nijo Sushi Bar was chosen this year, for numer
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Macha Monkey mangles play
by Jacob Clark - SGN A&E Writer

The eerie pre-show effects for the regional premiere of Sheila Callaghan's We Are Not These Hands, are well done. Eleven computer monitors (four actually work) are stacked upstage to look like the detritus of some collapsed or failed nation state, and are accompanied by fragments of the no
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A winning performance at W.E.T.
by Jacob Clark - SGN A&E Writer

Nothing is as it seems in the little town of Breadmouth. Deep in Winter, "sleeping under blankets of snow, sheets of ice," this frozen outpost in the vast flatlands of wheat country is teeming with desperate stories of grief, lust and murder. Crumbs Are Also Bread, Stephanie Timm's pastiche of
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Q-Scopes by Jack Fertig
ARIES (March 20 - April 19): Re-examine any strategies or plans you have for the future. New input will make them quickly obsolete, and the longer you cling to old notions, the harder it will be to make necessary adjustments.

TAURUS (April 20 - May 20): Feeling pressure from above can provoke you to speak up more forcefully than you'
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SGN X-Word

SGN Puzzle
January 29, 2007
"Mixed-up Couple"

Across
 1 Cockeyed
 6 Use your lips unfaithfully
10 Killed, to King James
14 Second and third words in fairy tales
15 Larry Kramer's alma mater
16 Give a hang
17 Scrub hard
18 Diana of _The Ave more

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Sports Complex
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Now Playing

Now Playing
January 29, 2007

NEW THIS WEEK:

The Dead Girl

The murder of prostitute Krista (Brittany Murphy) sends ripples through the lives of various women, from the browbeaten caretaker (Toni Collette) who finds the body, to a graduate student (Rose more

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