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The you-know-what hits the fan tonight.
Candidates Gone Wild! The most rocking and raucous political event of the season takes place 8 pm TONIGHT Monday, Oct. 13 at the Roseland Theater.
Debate. Beer. Films. Storm Large ....   More
Monday, October 13, 2008 by Byron Beck

Quaff This: Chesterfield Changes Owners, and Pearl District Is Popping A Cork

Wow. It's hard to keep up with the latest in the world of food and wine.

Here is just the latest: The Chesterfield may be no longer. According to the OLCC the bar/lounge/hipster hangout that was until recently owned by Leo Rivera of    More
Friday, October 10, 2008 by Byron Beck

TWATCH 2008: Twilight Final Trailer is Here (and so are my pics of the set where it was shot)

TWILLLLLLLIGGGGGGHHT!!! You can almost hear the deafening sound of one billion virgins screaming that across the globe.

That's because the "final" trailer for that film , which is going to be unleash...   More
Friday, October 10, 2008 by Byron Beck

Sam Adams as Katz...er...a Cat? Candidates Gone Wild This Monday!

And you thought the last Candidates Gone Wild was out of control.

Just take a sneak peek at the video below and you'll quickly realize we've probably gone waaaaaaaay too far this time.

The most rocking and raucous political event of the seaso...   More
Friday, October 10, 2008 by Byron Beck

The Fairies’ Godfather

Unassuming hero raises funds for new Q Center.

Queer Window
Q Center Executive Director Kendall Clawson got two things in June: a donor willing to match up to $200,000 that she could raise toward a long-overdue new home for the gay center—and a new reaso ...   More
Wednesday, October 8, 2008 Byron Beck

BREAKING: Talk the Walk—Merkley, Not Smith, to Address CAP crowd

Despite previous "dramatic" reports here, it looks like the only candidate in Oregon's upcoming Senate race who will have a chance to speak in front of the thousands of participa...   More
Tuesday, October 7, 2008 by Byron Beck

Roll 'Em: KGW Moves Up Premiere of New News Show

WW has heard that the new KGW news show that Stephanie Stricklen is hosting—The Square Live at 7pm— we first talked about here —is going to begin airing earlier t...   More
Monday, October 6, 2008 by Byron Beck

Que Sera Cera: Movie Star (and Arrested Development icon) Michael Cera Spotted at Northwest Crepe House

Although he's quickly becoming dead to his biggest fan at WW (due to his refusal so far to appear in the film version of Arrested Development ), Michael Cera , a.k.a. "George-Michael Bluth" was spotted last Friday night at Northwest Portland's most happening creper...   More
Monday, October 6, 2008 by Byron Beck

Nobody Sleeps Anymore: Tina Fey as Sarah Palin on this week's SNL

You knew it was coming. Tina Fey doing what she does best, her Sarah schtick on Saturday Night Live:

Tina as Sarah on SNL

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Sunday, October 5, 2008 by Byron Beck

Basic Rights Oregon Communications Director Gets Gig with Mr. Big: George Soros

This just in from Basic Rights Oregon.

Communications Director Karynn Fish (at the left in the photo above) is stepping down to take a communications position with the Open Society Institute in New York, which is founded by George Soros.

Don'...   More
Thursday, October 2, 2008 by Byron Beck
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