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Holiday Happenings

Holiday Charity Shopping

Spread around some good cheer

If you’re like us, you cringe when you see all the “news” about Black Friday store openings. EW is as much about saving money as you are (we are FREE after all), but a good deal on an iPad or a new flatscreen TV isn’t worth sleeping on a sidewalk all night or, worse, getting crushed to death in a WalMart stampede. 

Eye of the Tigress

Muay thai champion Ciara Irvine and the rise of the female fighter

Did I Like that Movie?
The Skin I Live In is weird as hell


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Ethnobotany Interrupted

Holiday Happenings

Moving Right Along

Zooming through the holidays with the runs  


The Anatomy of an Academy

Harmony Road piano method comes to Eugene

A Taste of Flavor

Popeye would ditch spinach for this olive oil

Holiday Happenings

A Fragment of Underdone Potato

Staged classics new and old offer a little holiday cheer

Threatened? Yell No!

A mother’s uncivil disobedience

Music Shorts
Greensky Bluegrass, AgesandAges, Macklemore

The Anatomy of an Academy
Harmony Road piano method comes to Eugene





Axe & Fiddle Musicians Spotlight w/Larry Barkemeyer—7; Variety, $1

Black Forest Touch People, The Steady 27s, White Johnnies—10; Indie rock 

Cowfish Hump-Nite w/Connah Jay—9; Dubstep, glitch-hop

Cozmic Pizza “Look Me in the Eye Dance Party” w/DJ Trainwreck, Avatar—6; DJ dance, n/c

Sprawl Envisioned

More traffic for Crest, big boxes out 30th?

Holiday Happenings

Hot ‘Tails

EW’s take on wintertime drinks

Did I Like that Movie?

The Skin I Live In is weird as hell



Saving the Butte

A strip mine is starting up in the middle of a small town

Arts Shorts:
Recordando a los Muertos
Annual celebration of the Mexican holiday Día de los Muertos

That’s Life, Kid
Roger Ebert’s memoir tells story of the man, not the movies

Best of Eugene 2011-2012: Miscellany

photo by todd cooper

Best Local Athlete

1. LaMichael James, UO football

2. Darron Thomas, UO football

3. Ashton Eaton, UO track

Best of Eugene 2011-2012: Eats


Best Bakery, Sweets

photos by todd cooper

1. Sweet Life
755 Monroe St.  683-5676. sweetlifedesserts.com

Share the Feast

Despite the gloom, or maybe because of it

Best of Eugene 2011-2012: Nightlife


Best Bar Food

1. Horsehead 99 W. Broadway. 683-3154.

2. Jackalope 453 Willamette St. 485-1519. jackalopelounge.com

3. Sam Bond’s Garage 407 Blair Blvd. 343-2635. www.sambonds.com

All exhibits free unless otherwise noted.