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Measure for Measure

Hedwig and the Angry Inch transforms itself from a stage show to a movie in the best possible way.

Movie Reviews & Stories
Why waste your time? It's summer, you're busy, so here's the money shot in the second line: If you like musicals, if you like fashion, if you like genderfucking, if you saw The Rocky Horror Pictur ...   More
Wednesday, July 18, 2001 Caryn B. Brooks

The Death of the Entree

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GENTLE READERS, Obviously Miss Dish isn't the only one in the city more seduced by appetizers than entrees. Often when dining with her handmaidens, Miss D. will lead a charge to order a bunch of ...   More
Wednesday, July 18, 2001 Caryn B. Brooks


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GENTLE READERS, Hark. Stop. Swallow. Now is the summer of our discontent.The economy has cast a shady pall over the restaurant scene. Miss D. recently shared words with man in blue Bruce Carey abou ...   More
Wednesday, July 11, 2001 Caryn B. Brooks

The Bell(e) of the Ball

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My goodness, what a week for the queen of the weenie roast. First, Miss D. was blown away by the number of correct and almost correct responses to last week's not-so-easy Summertime Fun Quiz. To s ...   More
Wednesday, July 4, 2001 Caryn B. Brooks

Summertime Fun Quiz

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GENTLE READERS, School may be out for summer, but that doesn't mean it's time to dry age your brain. Imagine you're one of those "bad" kids, forced to hit the books when the sun is high due to so ...   More
Wednesday, June 27, 2001 Caryn B. Brooks

Giveth and Taketh Away

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GENTLE READERS, As Miss Dish's good friend Tevye the milkman likes to posit, "sunrise, sunset/ swiftly fly the days." Indeed, when it comes to this city's restaurant plain, the scenery is ever-ch ...   More
Wednesday, June 20, 2001 Caryn B. Brooks

save us

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GENTLE READERS, People need your help. Some of these people work at a newspaper with the initials W.W. Some are regular patrons of Central Library. All have some reason to be on a block of Southw ...   More
Wednesday, June 13, 2001 Caryn B. Brooks

The Secret is Out

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GENTLE READERS, You know you're gonna get good eats when you're standing in line behind a respected chef. And that's how it was at Justa Pasta (1336 NW 19th Ave., 243-2249) last Thursday night as ...   More
Wednesday, June 6, 2001 Caryn B. Brooks

Welcome to the Bucket

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GENTLE READERS, Last week Miss D. was cold chillin' with John Brodie, the lovely gent who owns that lil' crêperie Le Happy in Northwest Portland, when Brodie let loose with some civil disob ...   More
Wednesday, May 30, 2001 Caryn B. Brooks

Pigs, Patios and Vino, Oh My!

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GENTLE READERS,It's always a good reason, Miss Dish believes. Yep, the always appropriate answer to any question (in this case, the someone being questioned is John Berning, owner of the Sandy Hut ...   More
Wednesday, May 23, 2001 Caryn B. Brooks
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