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June 25th, 2017

Gustave Charpentier (1860-1956) Arthur Tracy (1899-1997) Bill Russo (1928-2003) Kurt Schwertsik (1935) Carly Simon (1945) and Antoni Gaudí (1852-1926) George Abbott (1887-1995) George Orwell (1903-1950)

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Following the success of Capturing Archetypes, Volume 1 and Volume 2, this deluxe third volume showcases not only beautifully photographed collectibles but also discussions and documentation exploring the creation of these pieces from the artists themselves. Capturing Archetypes, Volume 3 is a loving homage to the fandoms t

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June 24th, 2017

by Anonymous Uber and Lyft drivers are the worst! The way they suddenly stop in the middle of the street is dangerous. And to the passengers, ask your driver to drop you off in a safe place. I doubt their bullshit insurance will cover you when you get hurt. Uber shills, abstai

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I like this, from Scott Denning's Twitter profile (@airscottdenning):"Tweeting about the 3 S's of Climate Change: Simple. Serious. Solvable."

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Admittedly, it wasn't very difficult. All Perry could do was just dumbly deny what the science says: I think Franken might be thinking of running fo

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from Instagram Filed under: Instagram, Photography Tagged: instagram, photography, Photos

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from Instagram Filed under: Instagram, Photography Tagged: instagram, photography, Photos

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In day-to-day life, I drink a lot of water and a lot of tea. If there’s a drink in front of me, I go through it fairly quickly. Unfortunately, this mechanism also applies to alcoholic drinks. At happy hours and out at bars with friends, I can go through quite a number of drinks before …

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At 100 years old, mobster John (Sonny) Franzese — the oldest inmate in the federal prison system — was released Friday from a Massachusetts lockup. The former Colombo underboss finally saw the light of day after wrapping up an eight-year...

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The best comics of the week selected by our editors.

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If you don't have a greenhouse, and most people don't, there are three basic ways to grow most carnivorous plants.

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The 40-mile Rogue River Trail is a solid adventure, but you can get a good preview on a particularly scenic 6-mile day hike.

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[Photo: Rohingya refugees from Bangladesh turned away from Thailand.] By Robert J. Burrowes t is a tragic measure of the depravity of human existence that genocide is a continuing and prevalent manifestation of violence in the international system, despite the effort following World War II to abolish it through negotiation

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Over "Hunger's" 88 short chapters, Roxane Gay explores the loneliness and pain of her body's constraints. She'll discuss the book Friday, June 30, at Powell's City of Books.

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Say hello to our intrepid traveler! She was sooo very good, everywhere we went – restaurants, wine tastings, parks, book stores, hotels and homes, jaunts high and low. Juniper Beulah, our world champion of sweet adorableness, making friends and melting hearts. Good girl! The post

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Flat cat

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Harry Partch (1901-1974) Pierre Fournier (1906-1986) Milton Katims (1909-2006) Denis Dowling (1910-1984) Terry Riley (1935) and Ambrose Bierce (1842-1914) John Ciardi (1916-1986) Anita Desai (1937) Stephen Dunn (1939)

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One of our favorite things about the ’60s Batman TV series were the celebrity cameos as the Dynamic Duo scaled a building with their grappling hook. Featuring Jerry Lewis, Sammy Davis Jr., Van Williams, Bruce Lee, Art Linkletter, Don Ho, Col. Klink, Lurch etc.

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June 23rd, 2017

Friday Dust Mite Blogging™

Inspecting the emergency

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The gassy Neapolitan Mastiff was a favorite of the Northern California crowd from the start at the Friday night contest, often plopping down on her side on stage at the Sonoma-Marin Fair.

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from Instagram Filed under: Instagram, Photography Tagged: instagram, photography, Photos

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Homegrown Smoker, a popular vegan barbecue cart in North Portland's Mississippi Marketplace pod, has closed after a fire broke out early Thursday.

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ARCHITECTURE LSW Architects has hired Shannon Carlton as photographer. She has five years of freelance photography experience. She will provide photography and video for projects, meetings and social events as well as personnel, social media and website purposes. Please send your announcements for DJC People to djcpeople@dj

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ARCHITECTURE LSW Architects has hired Shara Wokal as chief financial officer. She has a range of leadership experience tied to marketing, information technology services and manufacturing. Please send your announcements for DJC People to djcpeople@djcOregon.com.

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ARCHITECTURE LSW Architects has hired interior designer Evelini Downs. She has 11 years of experience handling residential and hospitality design within the Greater Portland area, as well as New York City. Please send your announcements for DJC People to djcpeople@djcOregon.com.

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ARCHITECTURE Hennebery Eddy Architects has hired Julia Harding as project team assistant. She will provide administrative, marketing and graphics support. This will include tracking and coordinating project agreements and construction submittals, overseeing schedules and meeting logistics, and managing documents and budget

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ARCHITECTURE Hennebery Eddy Architects has hired designer John Maternoski. He has been working on the Vivian Apartments renovation for Hennebery Eddy. Maternoski founded the website Portland Design Events, and has construction industry experience. He holds a master’s degree in architecture from the University of Oregon. H

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ARCHITECTURE Hennebery Eddy Architects has hired Abby Cridland as an interior designer. She is applying her workspace design experience to a wet lab incubator space, commercial tenant space designs, and a new library, museum and meeting hall for the Masonic Grand Lodge of Oregon. She maintains the firm’s materials library

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ARCHITECTURE Hennebery Eddy Architects has hired Amber Nobe as senior marketing coordinator. She will coordinate and produce the firm’s project proposals, qualifications packages and marketing collateral. Nobe has marketing experience from her time at an engineering firm, as well as writing and editing skills from her tim

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ARCHITECTURE Hennebery Eddy Architects has hired MinhAlfredo Duong as an interior designer. He has experience working on corporate workspaces, and on the Portland International Airport’s project to balance terminals and expand Concourse E. Duong holds a bachelor’s degree from the Art Institute of Portland. He also is a

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PROPERTY MANAGEMENT Home Forward has promoted Carolina Abdalah to director of integrated facilities and safety. In her new role, she will focus on skilled trade business lines and safety throughout the agency. Abdalah has over 15 years of experience in the property management field. She holds a bachelor’s degree in busine

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by Anonymous The topknot. I understand if you're like Patrick Swayze and you need to tie that shit up to brawl, but when it's like a 1 inch long nub, why bother? Does it act like a romantic beacon for the opposites/same sex person you seek? Also, it ran its course two years ag

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by Dirk VanderHart

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Homegrown Smoker, a popular vegan barbecue cart in North Portland's Mississippi Marketplace pod, has closed after a fire broke out early Thursday.

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The Daily Journal of Commerce is seeking anonymous nominations for the first DJC Oregon Building Diversity awards.

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The British miniseries "Prime Suspect: Tennison" is a prequel to "Prime Suspect," which helped make Helen Mirren a star. But the '70s-set "Masterpiece" crime drama fails to live up to its inspiration.

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The newly opened Wailua Shave Ice brings fluffy shave ice to downtown Portland.

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The newly opened Wailua Shave Ice brings fluffy shave ice to downtown Portland.

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As part of the current design/build team, Peter Meijer Architect PC (PMA) would like to comment on the proposed alterations to the Portland Building per the Type III Historic Resource Review to be presented to the Historic Landmarks Commission on Monday. Our city is investing a lot in the concept to hide the Portland Buildi

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Throughout history, people have migrated to new areas seeking opportunity. The Oregon Trail is Oregon’s heritage, blazed by people who headed west seeking land and new possibilities. Today, the search for land and opportunity continues. What does current data tell us about the search in Portland and surrounding areas? Rec

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Dear Mr. Berko: A group of us read your column after work while enjoying a few beers before heading home. Seeing as I’m the one with a college degree, which was a waste of time because I’m only making $12.15 an hour, I’ve been tasked with writing this letter. We continue to hear about the ...

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Drawings in the application depict towers roughly six stories tall peppered with windows to allow drones to easily enter and exit the building.

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Multnomah County Circuit Court Judge Stephen Bushong has ordered the City Council to repay Portland's water and sewer bureaus more than $17 million for ratepayer funds spent on projects in violation of the City Charter. The largest amount was over...

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Earlier this week, in Matal v. Tam, the United States Supreme Court unanimously ruled in favor of Portland-based rock band, the Slants, finding that the section of the Lanham Act banning offensive trademarks was an unconstitutional restraint on free speech....

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Media Monarchy plays Daktyl, Kazyak, Tristen and more on #PumpUpThaVolume for June 23, 2017. ♬

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A drunk rider, an illegal driver. Sponsor BikePortland.org. Advertise here. The post Police

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Cleveland worked out for the Trail Blazers on June 12, but was not selected in the NBA Draft. The

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Portland’s lead executive revealed his draft philosophy in a post-draft press conference. After the

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by Wm.™ Steven Humphrey Courtesy WNBR Guys! I hope y

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