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SpinnaFace at the Goodfoot Lounge with Manny/DJ Magneto, Portland, Oregon, 97214

Daily Stank Image Bank: SPINNAFACE at the Goodfoot Lounge

This if from Manny's/DJ Magneto first Friday show at the Goodfoot Lounge in October (the 5th). I didn't know who this guy was, Spinnaface, but recently ran accross his mypsace/website/videos. It is pretty funny stuff and some of the beats/tracks are good as well. Also, first Friday is coming quickly–which means Magneto (possibly Spinnaface?) will […]

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Report from the Blogosphere

Nov 29: Port is organizing Avant Blog

From the Port website:  Avant Blog Matthew Hurst, from “Visualizing the Blogosphere” Don't miss this art blogging event! In the November issue of Art in America, PORT's own Jeff Jahn participated in a round table discussion lead by Peter Plagens exploring the world of art blogging. This week, PORT is organizing Avant Blog, a panel […]

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Gotham Tavern, Portland, Oregon

Forget Turkey, let's play scrabble!!!

Every Tuesday Oregon Literacy is hosting lively, fun, and free games of scrabble at The GothamTavern (located on N. Interstate Ave.) Join us to meet new friends, or bring your own posse! The more the merrier! The deal sweetener is that a percentage of your food/drink bill goes to supporting Oregon Literacy! Games run from […]

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Kristin Wall Photography, Portland, Oregon

Daily Stank Image Bank: "The train to nowhere"

Train Right Hwy 30 The train to nowhere. Jump on, let's go. From Kristin Wall: There's a handful of places in Portland that visually recharge my batteries and serve as inspiration for my photography. Two of my favorites are alongside the train tracks on Highway 30 in North Portland and the hub of the North […]

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Portland Oregon, Holiday Ale Festival

Reminder: Holiday Ale festival, "the most prestigious winter beer sampling opportunity on the West Coast"

Warm, cozy, beer drinking…does it get better than that? No, no it does not. I said no. From Earlier post: Nov 29: "The only beer festival in the Northwest to be held outdoors in the dark, cold and often wet month of December." November 20, 2007 — Julian Chadwick Check out HolidayAle.com if you haven't […]

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Mississippi Pizza Pub, 3552 N Mississippi Ave, Portland, Oregon, 97227

Nov 26: Portland Spelling Bee at Mississippi Pizza

From Portland Spelling Bee: Join Portland's bravest spellers every Monday night (sign-up at 6, spelling starts at 7) at Mississippi Pizza – adults only! Spelling rounds are fast and furious, punctuated by comedy, audience participation, prize giveaways, and bizarre acts of randomness. BIGGEST NIGHT OF THE YEAR! New Year's Eve 2007 Championship! 7 pm of […]

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Secret Society Sale; Secret Society Ballroom - Art and Craft Fair

Nov 25: Secret Society Sale is on NOW; Secret Society Ballroom – Art and Craft Fair

Secret Society Ballroom – Art and Craft Fair Sunday, November 25, 2007 (One Day only!) Secret Society Ballroom 116 NE Russell (next to the Wonder Ballroom) 11 am — 5 pm Thirty-six artists will feature unique, locally handmade gifts including jewelry, accessories, handbags, crocheted hats, clothing for adults & children, reconstructed apparel, soap & candles,  […]

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Nov 25: "Few who read newspapers, books, ads or even film subtitles are consciously aware of the typefaces employed"

I am a big fan of the Wing-Dings, but apparently this Helvetica is doing alright as a type-face… From the Northwest Film Center: HELVETICA US 2007 Director: GARY HUSTWIT Sun Nov 25 5:00 PM & 7:00 PM Whitsell Auditorium Few who read newspapers, books, ads or even film subtitles are consciously aware of the typefaces […]

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Hamburger Slang...are you reading this yet?

Hamburger Slang…are you reading this yet?

So, I jacked this from the Portland Hamburger site. You should really be reading it; vegans and vegitarians are welcome to post up about their non-cow sandwiches. From Portland Hamburgers (mmmmmm…..burger) There is a lot of slang out there about hamburgers and from time to time we will update this list. If you come across […]

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Nov 20: Multi-Artist Showcase at AudioCinema

Nov 20: Multi-Artist Showcase at AudioCinema

Straight Cut and Pasted from Notorious Kelly's blog post (with permission and prodding): Multi-Artist Showcase Tuesday Nov 20, 2007 7pm-10pm AudioCinema 21+ Event Musicians, Poets, Comedians, Spoken Word and Visual Artists of all kinds! (21 & over please) Come on out to the Multi-Artist Showcase on Tuesday, Nov 20th from 7pm-10pm at AudioCinema – 226 SE […]

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Nov 21: Rogue Ale Thanksgiving Garage Sale

From Rogue Ale: The Rogue Ales Public House SF, Astoria, Portland, Eugene City Brewery, Issaquah Brewery, and the Newport Brewery hold a sale on merchandise and cases of Rogue Ales (the Brewery sale is the largest- held in the east end of the Brewery warehouse). Where:: Rogue Ales Public House & Distillery 1339 Flanders Portland, […]

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Portland Oregon, Holiday Ale Festival

Nov 29: "The only beer festival in the Northwest to be held outdoors in the dark, cold and often wet month of December."

Check out HolidayAle.com if you haven't recently seen a website that contains frames and looks like it was built with Microsoft Office/Frontpage in 98, here ya go. Good stuff…I remember those times…a simpler time indeed..now let's drink some holiday ales From Holiday Ale: Welcome to the Holiday Ale Festival, the only beer festival in the […]

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November 20: Portland Urban Artists and Designers Affair at Holocene (FREE)

November 20: Portland Urban Artists and Designers Affair at Holocene (FREE)

From Holocene.org Tuesday 20 November   TIME 5:30pm COST FREE! Portland Urban Artists and Designers Affair An ever changing collection of quality local artists and designers selling a variety of items from unique clothing, jewelry, artwork, home, fashion accessories, baby items, and much more. Its a shopping experience linking you directly to artists, designers and […]

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