Olympia, Washington

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studied history and political economy and became a lifelong collaborator and friend of John Bellamy Foster. After college, he worked as a sports stringer (Stringer (journalism)) for United Press International (UPI) (United Press International), published a weekly newspaper, and in 1979 was the founding publisher of ''The Rocket (The Rocket (newspaper))'', a Seattle (Seattle, Washington)-based rock magazine which chronicled the birth of the Seattle rock scene of the late 1980s


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;, as written and arranged by founding lead singer Gretchen Christopher and the group was originally named '''Two Girls and a Guy''', but both were changed en route to the song's becoming a chart-topper. The '''Procession of the Species Celebration''' is an annual, community arts-based Earth Day celebration in Olympia, Washington. It is the largest annual Earth Day celebration in the Puget Sound area and Cascadia (Cascadia (bioregion)) bioregion. !-- FOR THE TIME BEING, I AM


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to U.S. President George W. Bush's 2004 re-election campaign (George W. Bush presidential campaign, 2004).


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in the Masonic Memorial Park at Tumwater, Washington. He is remembered by the people of Rensselaer with a large bronze statue. She is honored by the Julia Butler Hansen Refuge for the Columbian White-Tailed Deer, a National Wildlife Refuge established in 1972 in Cathlamet; the Julia Butler Hansen Elementary School, opened in 1994 in Olympia, Washington; and the Julia Butler Hansen Bridge connecting Cathlamet to Puget Island, Washington. Huff's solo career started


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. alias origin Olympia (Olympia, Washington), Washington (Washington (U.S. state)), United States genre Pop (Popular music) '''The Fleetwoods''' were a singing trio (Trio (music)) from Olympia, Washington, United States; formed in the late 1950s. They were responsible for eleven hit (hit record) songs, beginning with "Come Softly to Me". The song was originally called "Come Softly"


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and performance. To the former, he studied literature, mythology and mysticism, including a summer program at the Naropa Institute in Boulder, Colorado, where he studied with poets Allen Ginsberg and Philip Whalen. He engaged in all manner of performance-oriented endeavors, from stage design to participation in and study of Fluxus-style art events of the sort pioneered by John Cage and Joseph Beuys. During this time period, Dahlquist had his first experiences as a rock drummer, playing


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(originally known as William Winlock Miller High School), Capital High School (Capital High School (Washington)), and Avanti High School. In the 2007-2008 school year, Olympia began the new Parent Partnership Program, which provides more opportunities to homeschooling families. Olympia's online high school, Olympia Regional Learning Academy (ORLA), is also part of the same program. Private elementary schools include Olympia Waldorf School, Olympia Community School, St. Michael School, Holy


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Defense Forces Israeli commandos raid Entebbe (Operation Entebbe) airport in Uganda, rescuing all but four of the passengers and crew of an Air France jetliner seized by Palestinian terrorists. *1977 – The George Jackson Brigade plants a bomb at the main power substation for the Washington (Washington (state)) state capitol in Olympia (Olympia, Washington) in solidarity with a prison strike at the Walla Walla State Penitentiary Intensive Security Unit *1982 – Iranian diplomats kidnapping (1982): four Iranian diplomats are kidnapped by Lebanese militia in Lebanon. In late 1986 Cobain moved into an apartment, paying his rent by working at a Polynesian (Polynesian culture) coastal resort approximately headquarters 3000 Pacific Avenue S.E. Olympia (Olympia, Washington), Washington (Washington (U.S. state)), United States latd latm lats latNS - 195 align "left" Olympia (Olympia, Washington)-Lacey (Lacey, Washington), WA UA 143,826 238.1 91.9 603.9 1564.2 -


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and performance. To the former, he studied literature, mythology and mysticism, including a summer program at the Naropa Institute in Boulder, Colorado, where he studied with poets Allen Ginsberg and Philip Whalen. He engaged in all manner of performance-oriented endeavors, from stage design to participation in and study of Fluxus-style art events of the sort pioneered by John Cage and Joseph Beuys. During this time period, Dahlquist had his first experiences as a rock drummer, playing with the bands Flowers for Funerals and Dungpump. Yard Birds Yard Birds was originally a surplus store started in 1947 in Centralia, Washington. There were also Yard Birds stores in Chehalis (Chehalis, Washington), Olympia (Olympia, Washington), and Shelton (Shelton, Washington). While originally selling war surplus, Yard Birds became more of a discount store with many departments including hardware, toys, shoes and clothing, automotive, pets, sporting goods, furniture, a full-service grocery, and more. Yard Birds stores had a logo that featured a black bird with a yellow beak, reminiscent of the cartoon characters Heckle and Jeckle. International Playback conferences have taken place in Sydney, Australia (1992), in a village north of Helsinki, Finland (1993), Christchurch, New Zealand (1994), in Olympia, Washington USA (1995), Perth, Western Australia (1997), York, England (1999), Shizuoka, Japan (2003) São Paulo, Brazil (2007), and Frankfurt, Germany (2011). headquarters 3000 Pacific Avenue S.E. Olympia (Olympia, Washington), Washington (Washington (U.S. state)), United States latd latm lats latNS - 195 align "left" Olympia (Olympia, Washington)-Lacey (Lacey, Washington), WA UA 143,826 238.1 91.9 603.9 1564.2 -


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The group began its first European tour, a double headliner with the band Tad, at the Riverside (Riverside (music venue)) venue in Newcastle upon Tyne on 23 October 1989. On December 3, they played a "triumphant" set at the London Astoria. Christopher Sandford related: "when the style pundits noted Cobain's 'patent lumberjack shirts and ugly fifties geometric-patterned jerseys', seeing an example of 'low-couture chic' they missed the point that flannel shirts and sweaters were everyday dress in the marine climate of the Northwest". Cobain took note and said that he never intended to start a fad or act as a role model. On April 1, 1990, the band launched its second major U.S. tour. During the tour, Chad Channing was replaced by Dale Crover. ;Other * The geoduck is the official mascot of The Evergreen State College, located at the southernmost tip of Puget Sound in Olympia (Olympia, Washington), Washington (Washington (U.S. state)). The school (college)'s Latin motto, ''Omnia Extares'' (or, "let it all hang out") is at least partially intended as a tongue-in-cheek (sarcasm) reference to the creature's phallic (phallus) appearance. Twee pop In the late 1980s, a form of alternative rock called twee pop was popular in the United Kingdom. A small cult following around bands like The Orchids and Heavenly (Heavenly (British band)) formed in the US, centered around Olympia (Olympia, Washington)'s K Records and the band Beat Happening. Some notable guitar players have come from the Tacoma area blues scene. Jerry Miller of the band Moby Grape can be seen locally at many clubs headquarters 3000 Pacific Avenue S.E. Olympia (Olympia, Washington), Washington (Washington (U.S. state)), United States latd latm lats latNS - 195 align "left" Olympia (Olympia, Washington)-Lacey (Lacey, Washington), WA UA 143,826 238.1 91.9 603.9 1564.2 -

Olympia, Washington

'''Olympia''' is the capital (Capital (political)) of the State (U.S. state) of Washington (Washington (state)) and the county seat of Thurston County (Thurston County, Washington). It was incorporated on January 28, 1859. The population was documented as 46,478 in the 2010 census (2010 United States Census). The city borders Lacey (Lacey, Washington), to the East, and Tumwater (Tumwater, Washington) to the South. Olympia is a major cultural center of the Puget Sound region.

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