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Biodiesel in PDX, Portland, Oregon

Biodiesel in PDX, Portland, Oregon

On our way to the coast, we filled up on 99.9% biodiesel in my friend's Volkswagon Jetta. I'm converted. I have an older Toyota Camry–which is a great car–but I have to buy g-a-s (if I write the word, they seem to thing that we want that advertising her, and it could not be further […]

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Message from Coco at PRA- WEDNESDAY OCTOBER 4th

THE PORTLAND RADIO AUTHORITY PRESENTS:HEROES AND VILLAINSTHE SHAKY HANDSARCULARIUSWEDNESDAY OCTOBER 4thTHE DOUG FIR (830 E BURNSIDE)9PM 21+ $5-15 (sliding scale)This fundraiser kicks-off a partnership between thePortland Radio Authority and Podcasthotel.com. Theshow will be broadcast live in stereo from downstairs@ 830 SE Burnside. The podcast of the show will beavailable soon after, including band interviews withPRA's […]

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Paypal Scammers – be careful of this

I recently recieved this email: “Dear PayPal®member You have recently updated your PayPal® account according to our standard security procedures. Unfortunately the update procedure failed because some of the information you provided was incorrect. Please take 5-10 minutes out of your online experience and update your personal records. However, failure to update your records will […]

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Floating World Comics Reviews Kramers Ergot 6

Floating World Comics Reviews Kramers Ergot 6

Jason (from Floating World Comics) sent this message over– “Hi Julian, I just wrote a lenghty discussion of the new KRAMERS book on my blog. Here's a copy of just the text without the picture links. KRAMERS ERGOT is a big deal in underground comics. It's sort of the book everyone looks forward to now.” […]

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Oregon's University Of Portland Features Sustainability In "Eat Local Challenge" Dinner – (Medford Article)

Oregon's University Of Portland Features Sustainability In “Eat Local Challenge” Dinner – (Medford Article): “Portland, Oregon – An 'Eat Local Challenge' event will be prepared by Bon Appetit and served on the University of Portland campus Tuesday, Oct. 3. The special meal, open to the public, will be served from 5-7 p.m. in The Commons […]

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The GoodFoot Bike Pictures

The GoodFoot Bike Pictures

I walk by this bike often wondering who rides it. Well, today, I met him, and got these pictures. This is a nice ride, and a nice venue in SE Portland. Click on the Pictures to make them larger. Click here to go to the GoodFoot  

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Washington Square News – Seventy-five minutes of stunning near-silence

Washington Square News – Seventy-five minutes of stunning near-silence: “When 30-ish Portland post-hippie/hipster Mark (Daniel London) gets an unexpected call from his old friend, Kurt (indie music icon Will Oldham), inviting him on an overnight camping trip to the hot springs in the Cascade Mountains, he jumps at the chance to briefly escape his pregnant […]

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Galapagos4, Qwel, Hellsent, Qwazaar, Silence and DJ Dallas Jackson are coming to Berbatti's!

Jeff sent this over and I just saw it- this should be really nice for those who like this style of hip-hop, as any hip-hop fan probably does! Galapagos4 Presents The Hell Freezes Over Tour:featuring:QwelHellsentQwazaarSilence& DJ Dallas Jackson Sun 9/24 – Portland, OR@ Berbatis Pan231 SW AnkenyPortland OR$6 / 21+ / 9pmalso featuring Jon the […]

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Ethan Rose- New York Times

Yo, Do Your Ears Hang Low? – New York Times:Ethan Rose “Last year this Portland, Ore., tinkerer released "Ceiling Songs," an enticing homemade album that used short sounds to create long ones. Flickering snippets of instruments — "sources include player pianos, music boxes, strings, brass, percussion & electronics," according to the liner notes — overlap […]

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