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October 13 2006
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669: A Queer phenomenon making waves in Seattle's music scene
"I get these lyric ideas which nag at my consciousness until I add to them. It's weirdly; like a demon that I have to exercise," said Tony Bonjorno, the band's founder.

by Marc Willis Special to the SGN

[Editor's Note: This interview was conducted in June, 2006. 669 was a featured band at Seattle Pride and Tacoma's Out in the Park.]

I ascend what
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Last call at Thumper's - Restaurant and bar became a Seattle LGBT institution
Steve Nyman and Nathan Benedict are sad to announce that after 21+ years of serving Seattle's Gay community, Thumper's Restaurant and Bar will be closing on Saturday Oct. 21, 2006.

Thumper's had their Grand Opening Party on April 27, 1985. It was a great party to mark the beginning of what has become an institution in Seattle Gay life.
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A timely play that won't settle debates, but may start a few
by Rajkhet Dirzhud-Rashid SGN A&E Writer

DOUBT

Directed by Warner Shook
Starring Corey Brill, Kandis Chappell, Melissa D. Brown, Cynthia Jones
Seattle Repertory Theatre
September 21-October 21

After my girlfriend and I saw Warner Shook's economically directed 'Doubt' last week, we found that
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October LGBT art show to feature artist CC Cahill
The LGBT Community Center Art Gallery and QArts is delighted to present the paintings in a solo show of exciting artist CC Cahill. The exclusive engagement of The Shape of a Woman will be shown October 1st through October 28th. CC Cahill, a protégé of artist Dana Gibson, will be present to talk about her work.

Throughout CC Cahill's l
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49 Up gives fascinating insights into life's progressions
by E. Joyce Glasgow SGN A&E Writer

49 Up A Film by Michael Apted

United Kingdom, 2005, 135 minutes, color and black & white
Landmark's Varsity Theatre
4329 University Way N.E.,
Seattle, (206)781-5755
Exclusive engagement opens October 13th, 2006

The Film, 49 Up, gives us fascina
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in   the MUSIC LOUNGE
Hot piece of Jaxx: Simon Ratcliffe of dance duo Basement Jaxx gushes on winning a Grammy, becoming a daddy, and bumping into Justin Timberlake at an airport
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in   BITS & BYTES
Arnaldo bewitches with Witching Hour, Taproot stages Shaw's Arms & The Man, Joan Collins, Linda Evans tour Legends!
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in   WHERE IT'S AT
Ladytron and CSS work it at The Showbox; Jonny Lang goes wild at Paramount Theatre; The Rolling Stones bang some more at Qwest Field with the Dave Matthews Band
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Trousers terrorize the Eastside! - Captain Smartypants returns to Kirkland Performance Center
Captain Smartypants - Trousers of Terror October 21, 8:00pm

Kirkland Performance Center (350 Kirkland Avenue, Kirkland)
Tickets: (425) 893-9900 or visit www.kpcenter.org.

A prom queen swings an axe&Jason accessorizes his hockey mask&Zombies do a dainty minuet&Drama queens go berserk&Captain Smartypants goes mad
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Men in Dance is back for the Sixth Against the Grain Festival
The Men in Dance are back to wow you at the Sixth Against The Grain Festival, bringing two weekends of first-rate choreography and performance to Seattle audiences.

Concert dates for this ever-popular series are October 13th, 14th, 15th, and 20th, 21st, and 22nd, 2006 at the intimate Velocity MainSpace Theatre in the Oddfellows Building
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Pro Mos: Real Gay wrestlers in professional wrestling
by Jim Provenzano SGN Contributing Writer

With professional wrestling's propensity toward sexual innuendo and a larger-than-life aura of tights-clad homoeroticism, it should come as no surprise that at least a few men in the sport/entertainment are Gay.

Simon Sermon, 32, who has been out as both a "wrestling character" an
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