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December 9th, 2016

Serge Gainsbourg - Chez Les Ye-Ye 1963 French pop song. Serge pulls out a switchblade a little awkwardly about halfway through. Translated lyrics here.Retrolectro Swingtoon LIIb (Palm Dance with Boogalox aka Minima

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December 8th, 2016

Snow day

It snowed (+rained, +freezing rained) today, but that didn’t stop me fr

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Peggy Shepard, Executive Director of WE ACT, sits down to discuss Trump's choice for head of EPA

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Record-breaking astronaut passes away at age 95

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Here's a running list of the restaurants and bars that will be closed or adjusting their hours this evening.

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Thursday's snow day will get in the way of the Decemberists musician's benefit concert.

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Hallmark's white Christmas tales have hooked holiday viewers while leaving minority actors out in the cold

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Chance's astounding seven Grammy nominations is a huge accomplishment for independent artists everywhere

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Awesome, legal, wireless retrogaming with a Hyperkin Retron 5 and 8bitdo's nes30pro

My kids

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Everything Trump says should be believed, everything. Unless you agree with it. Then he is lying. Resist now!

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Salon speaks to the Band guitarist about a tour with Dylan, Martin Scorsese and his new memoir "Testimony"

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From Central Electric Cooperative, Central Electric Issues $1.7 Million in Capital Credits   Central Electric Cooperative announced Dec. 8, that some current and former 

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If there’s one thing on which you can always rely in Portland, it’s that we’re going to be mucking around with the latest and greatest technology. And trying to figure out new—and sometimes entertaining—ways to creatively put that tech to use. We’ve seen a lot of that activity lately with

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Ride or don't. We've got options. Sponsor BikePortland.org. Advertise here. The post Weeken

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The Central Oregon Winter Beer Festival this Saturday at GoodLife Brewing is still in need of volunteers to pour beer. Volunteers will get free entry (the glass plus tasting tickets) and will get a chance to sample specialty winter beers. I don’t believe an OLCC permit is necessary as temporary …

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Coming up this Saturday, December 10, the Central Oregon Winter Beer Festival is returning to GoodLife Brewing from 2 to 9pm. 22 Central Oregon breweries and cider makers will be there pouring their winter and holiday beers and ciders, and the cost is only $10 which gets you the commemorative glass and 4 drink tickets.&#

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This week on the New World Next Week: the UK gov can now legally lie in court; the Pentagon buries a report on Pentagon waste; and dejected Dems start a pledge to not pay taxes.

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Just So We're Clear, Ohio, Banning Abortion at Six Weeks is Effectively Banning Abortion Completely

by Megan Burbank Unless you have a uterus! fotoguy22 / istock

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Holiday leftovers and clean-up got you down? Here's our annual list of restaurants serving Christmas dinner throughout the Portland area to put your mind at ease.

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This week on the New World Next Week: the UK gov can now legally lie in court; the Pentagon buries a report on Pentagon waste; and dejected Dems start a pledge to not pay taxes.

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Andy Pudzer said that his burger chains Carl's Jr. and Hardee's "kind of did take on my personality"

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Gleaning Ingredients for Cocktails

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Media Monarchy plays Paper Bird, ADLT VDEO, The Lemon Twigs and more on #PumpUpThaVolume for December 8, 2016. ♬

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Glenn, the first US astronaut to orbit the Earth in 1962, died Thursday

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411 new bicycle riders in Portland. Sponsor BikePortland.org. Advertise here. The post Annual ‘Holiday Bik

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The Iowa congressman would like to warn you about some "awfully bad people"

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6 out of 10 voters feel reassured that Trump will prevent jobs from moving to Mexico

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"It's like Fox News," Sid Miller told an Austin radio station. "I report, you decide if it's true or not"

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One of the most undemocratic parts of our government is the power of government agencies to make rules which have the force of law immediately. Rep. Todd Young of Indiana has introduced a bill to require congressional approval of "all

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Things to Do Tonight!

by Mercury Staff Young Thug

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Fascinating world views from an upside-down house in Russia to a handprint ceremony at the TCL Chinese Theatre

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Seattle duo channel the night into an evocative electronic sound.

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Seattle duo channel the night into an evocative electronic sound.

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We were at the library, where we go frequently.  I’m a huge fan of the library.  We probably go there a couple of times a week.  Anyway, we were in the parking lot, which has meters, and we noticed the meter enforcement person pull up.  She got out and walked over to a car and …

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I finish up my discussion of spontaneous fermentation with Solera Brewery, which sits on the hem of Mount Hood as it spreads out toward the Columbia Gorge. It is less than an hour and a half from downtown Portland, has one of the prettiest settings in the state, and consistently produces some of the best beer I've ever tast

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28 Real Portrait Photos of "Hysterical Women" from the 1870s

For centuries, “hysteria” was widely used as a medial diagnosis for women who suffered from various psychological trauma. In the early days, it was believed to be connected to the womb, which was out of place or “wandering” from its proper place.Later, hysteria was still tied to sexual function, or more spec

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3430.The next year, OryCon 32,  I was back as publications again, and this was the first of two years when the theme went 'dark', as they say.The Author GoH was P.N.Elrod, creator of The Vampi

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Grace Kook-Anderson The Portland Art Museum has announced that Grace Kook-Anderson will be the n

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Hello Portland! The weekend is back and the temperatures are down! Stay warm w/ Laughs w/ Gary Gulman and Jenna Zine. Shop local for your holiday gifts. The holiday spirit has arrived at Zimmerman Heritage Farm’s Winter Festival and don’t miss Santa at Reindeer Village.

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Janet Porter, a birther, said LGBT rights would lead to the criminalization of Christianity

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December 16 @ Revolution Hall – Tig Notaro is a standup comedian, storyteller, and writer originally from Mississippi. Tig writes, produces, and stars in the semi­autobiographical comedy series One Mississippi, premiering this fall through Amazon Studios.

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A Washington D.C. cab driver allegedly called Minnesota's Ilhan Omar "ISIS" and threatened to rip off her hijab

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Death expectancy, safe havens and a pet cemetery + this day in history w/"Dimebag" Darrell and our song of the day by Sonny Knight & The Lakers on your Morning Monarchy for December 8, 2016.

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Ellison says he's "all in" as DNC chairman, as he's trying to get backers to support him

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Steve King doesn't just want a wall. He told CNN he wanted a super duper fence-wall-fence, and has the plans, too!

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How many victims will we tolerate on Division? Sponsor BikePortland.org. Advertise here. The post

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Grace Kook-Anderson, a former curator of contemporary art at the Laguna Art Museum in Southern California, is the Portland Art Museum's next curator of Northwest art.

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There are good ways to fund new infrastructure projects, and then there's sleazy cronyism. Which does Trump want?

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Trump's walking back his "immediately terminate" pledge on DACA, which is angering Republicans

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NBC continued its annual live musical tradition with the highly anticipated "Hairspray Live."

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