Archive for January, 2012

A Sherlock for the 21st Century

(Jan 31, 2012) While everyone seems to be hemming and hawing (quite justifiably) over the US premiere of the 2nd season of Downton Abbey, I̵...

Baby Girl Rapper

(Jan 31, 2012) On first listen you might hate this drivel. But maybe you give it a second chance, and you listen a little harder to the lyrics o...

Where In The World Is Nina Mendoza?

(Jan 31, 2012) She won’t admit to it but she may very well be the most interesting person in Vancouver. Nina Mendoza is a figurehead in t...

Winter Boots Done Right

(Jan 31, 2012) Sorel's Classic Joan of Arc Fashionistas claim that fall is the best season for style due to the necessity for layering invoke...

Well, Well, Well, Michelle

(Jan 30, 2012) Michelle Lesniak Franklin designer of m i c h e l l e i s w e l l has been a Portland based designer since the late 90’s. St...

You’d look better in 3-D

(Jan 30, 2012) Having cutting edge visuals has been an important aspect of dance culture and electronic music since the Hacienda threw its firs...

21st Amendment Brewery

(Jan 28, 2012) I don’t really have the stomach for beer-snobbery, and as a result I don’t pay much attention to the local micro-brew ...

Intel Is Making Me Look Up

(Jan 28, 2012) Well, I know the economy is still pretty bad. And I know that Oregon has an unemployment rate of 9.5% as of July of this year. Bu...

Masterpiece Theater for a New Generation

(Jan 27, 2012) I know what you’re thinking. You’re thinking, “I highly doubt I’m ever going to get into a Masterpiece Theater show. Unles...

R. KELLY NIGHT @ DIG A PONY

(Jan 27, 2012) Q: How would Portland celebrate the birth of a modern legend? A: By having a whole night dedicated to him at one of the coolest ba...

Summerland in the PDX

(Jan 27, 2012)   Summerland online clothing store is a carefully selected small shop that is curated by Megan Hart. I recently sat down wit...

City and museums

(Jan 27, 2012)   Mexico is the city with the largest number of museums in the world, with 200 across the city; Paris comes second with less tha...

Parnita’s partners

(Jan 27, 2012) Now that everyone’s talking about the possibility of building an ‘underground-scraper’ of some 50 floors underneath downtow...

Agreement between Canana and Netflix

(Jan 27, 2012) The agreement is for digital distribution, and includes all Latinamerican countries. The Mexican production company founded by Ga...

Industry Standard

(Jan 27, 2012) As a correspondent at the Scout Network blog we have to cover an array of topics, some of which, admittedly, I am a bit of a novi...