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prescription medication out of your bathroom cabinet, and spread vicious (and only partially true) rumors about your sexual proclivities. You have a doppelgänger, your dog has a doppelgänger, and your mom has a doppelgänger. Everybody has a doppelgänger—except for me. As it turns out, I'm someone else's doppelgänger.

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as the Nordstrom Recital Hall, which seats roughly 500. Opened in September 1998 at a cost of $ (United States dollar)120 million, Benaroya quickly became noted for its technology-infused acoustics, touches of luxury and prominent location in a complex thoroughly integrated into the downtown area. Benaroya occupies an entire city block in the center of the city and has helped double the Seattle Symphony's budget and number of performances. The lobby of the hall features a large

contribution of glass art by world-renowned artist Dale Chihuly. thumb Haag (File:Rich Haag.jpg) '''Richard Haag''' (born October 23, 1923) is a United States landscape architect (landscape architecture). He is famous for his work on Gas Works Park in Seattle, Washington (Washington (U.S. state)) and on the Bloedel Reserve on Bainbridge Island. He is also noted for founding the Landscape Architecture Program at the University of Washington and for holding multiple

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. and decided it was time to go back to basics. They concentrated on the strength of their live shows, which were near-legendary, and they decided to release new recordings to independent labels instead of major companies. Over the next few years, Cheap Trick toured with several bands they had influenced, such as Stone Temple Pilots and Pearl Jam. At the end of 1995, the band independently released ''Gift'', a two track Christmas CD that benefited Chicago-area charities. They spent the next year recording demos with Tom Werman and Steve Albini. They then released the 7 inch vinyl single ''Baby Talk Brontosaurus'' on Seattle-based indie label Sub Pop Records, which was produced by Albini. Now back on speaking terms with their former label, the band released Sex, America, Cheap Trick, a four disc box set that included dozens of rare and unreleased studio and live recordings along with some of the band's singles and favorites, on Epic Records. The collection, however, was criticized for lacking several of the band's most well-known and much-loved songs. The largest city in the region is Los Angeles, located on the West Coast. Other West Coast cities include San Diego, San Bernardino (San Bernardino, California), San Jose (San Jose, California), San Francisco, Oakland (Oakland, California), Sacramento (Sacramento, California), Seattle, Tacoma (Tacoma, Washington) and Portland (Portland, Oregon). Prominent cities in the Mountain States include Denver, Colorado Springs (Colorado Springs, Colorado), Phoenix (Phoenix, Arizona), Tucson (Tucson, Arizona), Albuquerque (Albuquerque, New Mexico), Las Vegas (Las Vegas, Nevada), Salt Lake City, Boise (Boise, Idaho), El Paso (El Paso, Texas) and Cheyenne (Cheyenne, Wyoming).hi California has emerged as the most populous state and one of the top 10 economies in the world. Massive late 19th-20th century population and settlement booms created two megalopolis (megalopolis (city type)) areas of the Greater Los Angeles (Greater Los Angeles Area) Southern California and the San Francisco Bay Area Northern California regions, one of the USA's largest metropolitan areas and in the top 25 largest urban areas in the world. Three more metropolitan areas of Denver, Phoenix (Phoenix, Arizona) and Seattle have over a million residents, while the three fastest growing metro areas were Salt Lake City, Las Vegas, Nevada; and Portland, Oregon. - 5 align left Seattle-Tacoma (Tacoma, Washington)-Bellevue (Bellevue, Washington) MSA (Seattle metropolitan area) '''3,344,813''' Washington (Washington (U.S. state)) 150px Seattle skyline (File:Seattleskyline1cropped.JPG) - The '''Boeing 2707''' was developed as the first American supersonic transport (SST). After winning a competition for a government-funded contract to build an American SST, Boeing began development at its facilities in Seattle, Washington (Washington (U.S. state)). Rising costs and the lack of a clear market led to its cancellation in 1971 before two prototypes had been completed. *Fukuoka Dome, home of the Fukuoka SoftBank Hawks, has a 5.84-meter-high (19.2-foot-high) "Green Monster" in the outfield. *The Kingdome in Seattle, Washington (Washington (U.S. state)) had a high right field wall that was dubbed ''"The Walla-Walla"'' after Walla Walla, Washington. *Durham Bulls Athletic Park, home of the Durham Bulls, AAA affiliate of the Tampa Bay Rays, has a

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itself intrigues Lightman. On the computer he finds a list of games, starting with general strategy games like chess, checkers, backgammon, and poker and then progressing to titles like ''Theaterwide (Theater (warfare)) Biotoxic (biological warfare) and Chemical Warfare'' and ''Global Thermonuclear War'', but cannot proceed further. Two of his hacker friends explain the concept of a backdoor password (Backdoor (computing)) and suggest tracking down the "Falken"

but does not sing it in public. Her most recent album "Sùil Air Ais" (Looking Back) was recorded during the electricity black-out that affected USA and Canada (2003 North America blackout). The sudden reduction of studio time meant that the vocals were recorded in Canada, and the instrumental accompaniments added afterwards in Scotland. In 2004 Archuleta played in all 16 regular season games, starting 14, and started both playoff games despite being hampered by a back injury. He had his third consecutive 100-plus tackle season, collecting 123 tackles (73 solo) and had two sacks, five tackles for loss, three passes defensed, one forced fumble, one fumble recovery, and nine special teams tackles. He earned Co-“Horse Trailer Player of the Game” honors (along with Torry Holt) for his performance on Monday Night Football vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers (Tampa Bay) 10 18, as he collected six tackles (three solo) and forced Bucs’ RB Michael Pittman to fumble, recovering the fumble, and returned it 93 yards for a touchdown. Had 10 tackles (six solo), and earned NFC Special Teams Player of the Week honors with two solo special teams tackles vs. Seattle Seahawks (Seattle) 11 14 2004. In 2005 Archuleta appeared in and started 14 games and collected 93 tackles (66 solo), 3.5 sacks, five pass deflections and one interception. In Week 3 against the Tennessee Titans, he intercepted a pass and returned it 85 yards for a touchdown. He also recorded six tackles, all solo, in that game. A month later, in Week 7 vs. New Orleans Saints (New Orleans), he recorded two sacks, seven tackles (six solo) and logged a fumble recovery. Marysville thumb 150px left Kitsap County lies across Puget Sound from Seattle (Image:Map of Washington highlighting Kitsap County.svg)In 2003, ISC began scouting sites in Washington (Washington (U.S. state)) and Oregon for a new track to attract fans from around the Pacific Northwest, eventually settling on a site near Marysville, Washington in Snohomish County north of Seattle. Although the plan was met with some resistance from residents – particularly those living near the site for the planned speedway – local business owners and other residents were in favor of the plan, believing that the track would be good for the area's economy and would create jobs. Unlike ISC's later proposal in New York, the Marysville proposal would be supported by public funds raised through taxes, in much the same way as other sports venues in the area (KeyArena, Safeco Field, Qwest Field). The track would have been publicly owned and leased to ISC.

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a recording studio in Seattle called Red Room Recording. On June 27, 1994, Strange died in Seattle, Washington (Washington (U.S. state)). He is buried at Calvary Cemetery (Calvary Cemetery (Seattle, Washington)) in Seattle. alt A group of Marines standing at attention on a basketball court, with Hawaiian mountains in the background. left 250px thumbnail 3rd Battalion, 3rd Marines arriving in Hawaii, 1953. (File:3rd Battalion 3rd Marines Hawaii 1953.JPG) 3rd Battalion 3rd

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at Bite of Seattle The '''Bite of Seattle''' is an annual food festival that takes place in Seattle, Washington (Washington (U.S. state)) at the Seattle Center. Known locally as "The Bite", this festival is held only one weekend during the month of July. origin Rock Hill (Rock Hill, South Carolina), South Carolina, U.S. (United States) Based Seattle, Washington (Washington (U.S. state)) instrument '''Emery''' is an American four-piece post-hardcore band from Seattle, Washington (Washington (U.S. state)) currently signed to Solid State Records (a division of Tooth & Nail Records). Emery was founded in Rock Hill, South Carolina by Toby Morrell, Devin Shelton, Matt Carter (Matt Carter (guitarist)), Josh Head, Joel Green and Seth Studley, and moved to Seattle in order to reach a more music centered scene. Overview The Center for Wooden Boats was founded by architect Dick Wagner. Dick, and his wife Colleen, first began a traditional boat rental out of their own houseboat in 1968. By 1976 the idea of a small craft museum was born and 1977 saw the first Lake Union Wooden Boat Festival. In 1981 the Center was formally established at Waterway #4 on South Lake Union in Seattle, Washington (Washington (U.S. state)), USA, and building began. Boat livery (rentals) began in 1983, with the SailNOW! Sailing instruction program beginning in 1989. '''Consolidated Works''' was a "multi-disciplinary contemporary arts center" located successively in two former warehouses in the South Lake Union (South Lake Union, Seattle, Washington) neighborhood of Seattle, Washington (Washington (U.S. state)), USA, just west of what would be considered the Cascade (Cascade, Seattle, Washington) neighborhood within South Lake Union. It incorporated an art gallery, theater, cinema (movie theater), and music dance lecture hall, as well as studio spaces for artists and a bar and lounge. In Chicago, the boulevard system is a network of wide, planted-median boulevards that winds through the south, west, and north sides of the city and includes a ring of parks. Most of the boulevards and parks are 3–6 miles from The Loop (Chicago Loop). Seattle also features a network of boulevards that connect most of the city's public parks to each other, a design recommended by the Olmsted Brothers.

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Company Fox ). What Roy doesn't know is that Spike (later referred to as "Mephistopheles of the Cathode Ray") is an emissary from Hell who wants to boost the influx of souls by arranging for TV junkies to be killed in the most gruesome and ironic situations imaginable. The 'candidates' are sucked into a hellish television world, called Hell Vision, and put through a gauntlet where they must survive a number of satirical versions of sitcoms and movies. If they can survive

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;. Erlandson then tried to record it in a different style, but Love demanded "this is how it should sound." The band left before midnight on November 10. Before the band left, Endino recorded the bass parts to "Beautiful Son", then Love recorded the final bass track to "20 Years In The Dakota." "Between us we had the bass done in about a half-hour," noted Endino and finally mixed the three tracks as he was getting tired

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They also induced hypoxia (Hypoxia (medical)) on nematode embryos and zebrafish embryos, placing them in suspended animation for hours, and then re-animating them simply by returning the oxygen to the embryos. Career Norton was born in Aberdeen, Washington and raised in Seattle. He attended Reed College in Portland, Oregon, graduating in 1965. Before discovering microcomputers, he spent a dozen years working on mainframes (mainframe computer) and minicomputers for companies including Boeing and Jet Propulsion Laboratory. His earliest low level system utilities (utility software) were designed to allow mainframe programmers access to some previous RAM (Random-access memory) that IBM normally reserved for diagnostics. This foreshadowed his personal computer work, where he became known as a savvy author of low level system utilities and reference books. Gay Mullins, a Seattle retiree looking to start a public relations firm

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Rinpoche and Nalandabodhi. There are also centers in other major cities throughout the United States and Canada including New York (New York City), New York; the Maitrivana center in Vancouver, British Columbia; Boulder (Boulder, Colorado), Colorado; and West Hartford, Connecticut. Individual study groups are located globally, and Nalandabodhi also offers the option of independent home study (Home study course) and Virtual education online classes


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The Seattle area had previously been inhabited by Native Americans (Native Americans in the United States) for at least 4,000 years before the first permanent European settlers. The settlement was moved to its current site and named "Seattle" in 1852, after Chief Si'ahl (Chief Seattle) of the local Duwamish (Duwamish tribe) and Suquamish (Suquamish tribe) tribes.

Logging was Seattle's first major industry, but by the late 19th century the city had become a commercial and shipbuilding center as a gateway to Alaska during the Klondike Gold Rush. By 1910, Seattle was one of the 25 largest cities in the country. However, the Great Depression severely damaged the city's economy. Growth returned during and after World War II, due partially to the local Boeing company, which established Seattle as a center for aircraft manufacturing. The city developed as a technology center in the 1980s, with companies like, Microsoft and T-Mobile US based in the area. The stream of new software, biotechnology, and Internet companies led to an economic revival, which increased the city's population by almost 50,000 between 1990 and 2000. Since then, Seattle has become a hub for green industry and a model for sustainable development.

Seattle has a noteworthy musical history. From 1918 to 1951, there were nearly two dozen jazz nightclubs along Jackson Street, from the current Chinatown International District, to the Central District. The jazz scene developed the early careers of Ray Charles, Quincy Jones, Ernestine Anderson and others. Seattle is also the birthplace of rock musician Jimi Hendrix and the alternative rock style grunge.

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