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The Humor Code’s Five Best Comedy Clubs In The US

While traveling the world exploring the science of what makes things funny, we stumbled on an important question: What makes a good comedy club? According to many of the comics we interviewed, a “good room” is one that’s dimly lit, densely packed, with hard chairs, low ceilings, a red curtain, and nothing at all that’s blue.

04/01/2014

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Seattle’s Designing Women: New Gardening Book Gives Great DIY Design Tips

For Christina Salwitz, it’s always been about design. A double major in fashion and marketing, she could work magic putting together a sharp outfit. It served her well as a Personal Shopper for Seattle based Nordstrom. But after the birth of her daughter, Christina was ready to discover something different.

01/17/2013

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Ann Rule’s Upcoming Book Looks at Susan Powell Case

Seattle True Crime author Ann Rule’s next book, Fatal Friends, Deadly Neighbors, will take a close up look at the case of Susan Cox Powell, a missing Utah woman, whose husband Josh Powell eventually moved himself and his two young boys to Washington state. In a horrific tragedy on February 5, 2012 Josh Powell killed himself and his two boys in a house fire in Graham, WA.

08/29/2012

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Guide to ’50 Shades’ Places in the NW

Whether you live in the Northwest, or are planning a visit, if you’re a fan of E L James’ Fifty Shades of Grey series, you might want to check out these places where Christian and Ana shared some steamy scenes.

08/24/2012

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Guide to Washington’s Lilac Days April 21 – May 13

Fragrant lilacs, an 1800s original farmhouse, and Victorian gardens are waiting for you to tour during Lilac Days in Woodland, WA, April 21 – May 13.

04/09/2012

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“A Single Shard” Comes to Seattle Children’s Theatre

A Single Shard, based on the Newbery-award winning book by Linda Sue Park, tells the thought provoking story of a 12-year old orphan boy living in Korea in the 1300′s.

02/24/2012

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Stars of The Hunger Games Movie Visiting Seattle

Mark your calendars! Three stars of the upcoming movie The Hunger Games will be visiting Seattle for one day only, according to Entertainment Weekly. And they’re bringing official Hunger Games gear to give away!

02/23/2012

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Susan Powell’s Parents Want New Custody Bill in WA; Ann Rule to Write Powell Story

Josh Powell’s in-laws are traveling to Olympia to discuss changes in how the state handles child protection. They also plan to meet with Seattle true crime writer Ann Rule.

02/23/2012

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Dessert Party at the Palace Ballroom with Gail Simmons

Meet the host of Top Chef: Just Desserts, Gail Simmons at The Palace Ballroom. She’ll talk about her life and her travels, and sign her new book “Talking with My Mouth Full”. Dessert and bubbly, too!

02/16/2012

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Ann Rule’s Newest Release and Book Signing in Seattle

Ann Rule’s latest release Don’t Look Behind You is a great stocking stuffer for true crime book lovers. Ann will be in Seattle on January 7 to sign this book, as well as others.

12/12/2011

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