The Pulse http://www.chattanoogapulse.com/downloads/6128/download/11.43%20Cover%20Story%201.png?cb=911c92477999e8e855519c4c45e2763e Chattanooga's Weekly Alternative Newspaper since 2003 en-us © 2014 The Pulse and Brewer Media. All rights reserved. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 12:30:47 GMT Downtown YMCA Christmas Bazaar Shop the best Chattanooga has to offer for all your holiday gifts! Local Craftspeople! Proceeds of booth fees and silent auction items go to benefit LIVESTRONG at the YMCA Cancer Survivors Fitness Program.

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Downtown YMCA Christmas Bazaar Shop the best Chattanooga has to offer for all your holiday gifts! Local Craftspeople! Proceeds of booth fees and silent auction items go to benefit LIVESTRONG at the YMCA Cancer Survivors Fitness Program.

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Butch Ross Tackles The Classics The incomparable Butch Ross, a man of many talents with a command of many styles, will be demonstrating his classical chops at the Camp House on Nov. 10.

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Trashed For Halloween, Janis Hashe shares a short, haunting tale with us in the fine storytelling tradition ...

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EdiToon: October 30, 2014 http://www.chattanoogapulse.com/beginnings/rick-baldwin-editoon/editoon%3A-october-30%2C-2014/ http://www.chattanoogapulse.com/beginnings/rick-baldwin-editoon/editoon%3A-october-30%2C-2014/ Thu, 30 Oct 2014 00:00:00 GMT Experience the Cardboard Condo Most of us are so accustomed to having a roof over our heads, clothes, food and even heating and air conditioning that living without them is unimaginable. Unfortunately, not everyone is so lucky.

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Head of the Hooch is Back, Bigger Than Ever With over 2,000 boats racing over two days, the Head of the Chattahoochee (or Head of the Hooch for short) is one of the world’s largest rowing regattas. This year, on Nov. 1 and 2, Head of the Hooch will celebrate its 10th year in Chattanooga.

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Storytelling: Much More Than ‘Once Upon A Time’ Shivers, shocks, and spine-tingles. The ghost stories that produce these reactions are popular at this time of year, but the people who flock to ghost story-tellings often do not realize that live telling of stories ...

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10 Stupid Driving Mistakes To relax in the evenings, I sometimes like to watch Russian car dashcam videos on YouTube. While the Russian standard of driving is even worse than our own, they repeatedly do the same stupid things that I also see here.

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Speaking The Universal Language Usually this space is reserved to tell you about a band, artist or album you might enjoy. This week is going to be a little different. I’d like to tell you a story, although music is at the heart of it.

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Rock It On Out In Ringgold Tir Asleen and SRVVLST are hosting a split release show on Monday, Nov. 3, at the Cloud Springs Deli in Ringgold. The split release is a 4-track EP that features new songs from four bands ...

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Pulse Picks: David Elliott & more... Pre-Halloween at Sluggo’s North, Halloween at The Honest Pint, post-Halloween at JJ’s Bohemia, and David Elliott at the Chattanooga Market.

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Love-filled Lullabies, Togolese Afro-funk Vashti Bunyan inspires, Vandou Game grooves.

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For The Times, They Were a-Changin’ Tony Kushner’s plays don’t skirt complex topics—they thrive on them. The multiple award-winner of “Angels in America” tackled race relations in 1999’s Tony Award-nominated “Caroline, or Change.”

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Holding A Mirror Up to Themselves Drop by the River Gallery this November to see “Self-Reflection,” an exhibit featuring the work of three artists who explore the self in their bodies of work.

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Pulse Picks: Big Ed Caylor & more... Big Ed Caylor at the Comedy Catch, Teen trick-or-treating at the Library, Wide Open Floor at Barking Legs, and First Free Sunday at the Hunter Museum.

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Yo Ho Ho...and a Bottle of Sailor Jerry It’s time to close the lid on summer 2014. Put away your floaties and noodles. Stash the cabana wear. The pool is closed. If you’ve not taken the time to go outside lately—it’s autumn.

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Day of the Dead, Ninos-Style Whenever Guillermo del Toro is involved in a film, you know that it will feature visuals that can’t be matched elsewhere. Pixar has dominated the animated feature category in recent years for good reason ...

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Just In Time For Halloween Do you love movies? Do you love scary movies? Do you love making scary movies? If you answered yes to all three questions, have we got an event for you: the Frightening Ass Film Fest Four.

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We Want A Shrubbery! No, no. Not that kind of shrubbery. I’m talking about the kind of shrub that you can drink.

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Consider This: October 30, 2014 “If you wish to experience peace, provide peace for another.” — Tenzin Gyatso, the 14th Dalai Lama

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Free Will Astrology: October 30, 2014 Homework: What Halloween costume would help you activate a secret or dormant part of your potential? Testify at FreeWillAstrology.com

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Plain Truth In Plain Clothes I recently had the pleasure of attending a birthday party for a friend out of town. (Those last three words, of course, being quite important to this week’s column.)

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Crossword Solutions: October 23, 2014 “Hue Know It” -- a shady situation.

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The Good Wife For Halloween, Cody Maxwell shares a short, haunting tale with us in the fine storytelling tradition ...

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Halloween Triple Feature Marbin, Smooth Dialects and Opposite Box Costume Contest with Cash & Prizes $12 at the door, $10 if you wear a costume

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Community-Based Learning Event: Telling Your Story The Hamilton County Chattanooga Family Justice Center (FJC) is doing a series of community events to introduce the ACES (Adverse Childhood Experiences Study) as a way for beginning to think about strategies for creating a trauma-informed communit...

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Veterans Appreciation Concert Merchants & Friends of Etowah, TN will host a huge appreciation concert on Saturday, November 8th, at 7:00pm. Area veterans, active service men and women and for the general public are invited to come and enjoy this exciting event. This show ...

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The Importance of Being Earnest The Heritage High School Thespian Society presents the classic British comedy The Importance of Being Earnest by Oscar Wilde. Shows will be at 7:00 p.m. on Friday, November 7 and there will be a 2:00 p.m. matinee on Saturday

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"Invocation," works by Michael David, Eric Keller, and Laura Willett The Northshore Gallery of Contemporary Art has announced its upcoming exhibit, Invocation, opening Friday, Nov. 7. The group exhibition will feature works by world-renowned artist Michael David and local artists Laura Willett and Eric Keller. ...

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EVENING SCREENING of "Cyrano de Bergerac" The charismatic swordsman-poet helps another woo the woman he loves in this straightforward version of the play. The 1950 film was produced by Stanley Kramer and directed by Michael Gordon. José Ferrer received the Academy Award for Best Actor...

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Hip Hop and Rock clash when the The In My Zone Tour touches down Hip Hop and Rock clash when the The In My Zone Tour touches down in Nashville TN Local Bands D. Ryan / Jackboot / Natural Habitz Opening the stage for Steven Cooper-PlanetRAWK - Big Tim

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CUT-A-THON Fundraiser for Pet Placement Center Cut-A-Thon to benefit the dogs and cats at Pet Placement Center. Womens' Shampoo and Cut: $25, Mens' and Childrens' shampoo and cut $15. There will be a Grand Prize Drawing for all participants. Also Paul Mitchell Pet grooming products will be av...

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Bob Bennett, Randy Stonehill & Buck Storm Noted singer/songwriters Bob Bennett, Randy Stonehill & Buck Storm will do an all-acoustic concert on Saturday, November 8 at 7pm, at Metropolitan Tabernacle in Chattanooga. Bob Bennett, an early and influential figure in contemporary Christia...

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Movie Matinee at Heritage House "Cyrano de Bergerac" The charismatic swordsman-poet helps another woo the woman he loves in this straightforward version of the play. The 1950 film was produced by Stanley Kramer and directed by Michael Gordon. José Ferrer received the Academy Award for Best Actor...

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Burlesque: Bewitched & Bothered Burlesque- noun- A variety show characterized by broad comedy, dancing, and striptease. The Figurines Burlesque Troupe, the group that brought you "Burlesque: Sugar, Spice, & Nothing Nice", is returning to the Barking Legs stage in a dark, cam...

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Heritage House Craft and Crop Have a fun crafting project you need to start or are currently working on? As part of our monthly Ambi Artist Meeting, we invite you to Craft and Crop! We have plenty of space for all your creative needs whether you're designing clothes or cos...

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Folk Art Show Opening Reception A real variety of Folk Art on exhibit November 6 to January 6, 2015. Opening reception Thursday, Nov. 6, 4:00-7:00pm. Open for First Fridays event, Nov. 7, 5:30-8:30pm. Open daily Monday-Friday 10:00-5:00pm. Show is free and open to the public. R...

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Pulse Picks: Janet Williams & more... Janet Williams at the Comedy Catch, Grand Reopening of the Barking Legs Theater, Donuts After Dark downtown, and The Haunted Market at the Pavilion.

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Pulse Picks: Sarah Beth Go & more... Jimmy Eat World at Track 29, River City Hustlers at Ziggy's, Dank Sinatra at Rhythm & Brews, Sarah Beth Go at The Market.

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Consider This: October 23, 2014 “Gratitude allows us to encounter everyday epiphanies, those moments of awe that change forever how we experience the world.” — John Milton

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Free Will Astrology: October 23, 2014 Homework: I invite you to carry out a prank that makes someone feel really good. Report results by going to FreeWillAstrology.com and clicking on "Email Rob."

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Out of Mind, Out of Sight I winced as the coffee ran over the Styrofoam cup’s brim and down across my fingers like a white-hot phantom, my feet still moving as I negotiated the well-worn but filthy trail, my breath visible due to the low temperatures ...

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EdiToon: October 23, 2014 http://www.chattanoogapulse.com/beginnings/rick-baldwin-editoon/editoon%3A-october-23%2C-2014/ http://www.chattanoogapulse.com/beginnings/rick-baldwin-editoon/editoon%3A-october-23%2C-2014/ Thu, 23 Oct 2014 00:00:00 GMT Industrial-edged Reggae, Scalpel-sharp Blues The Iscariots growl and party, Jess Goggans sizzles.

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Top of the Pops With Bob B. Arthur Fiedler and John Williams revolutionized the concept of pops concerts. When Fiedler became the conductor of the Boston Pops Orchestra in 1930, nobody realized that under his 50 years of direction the Boston Pops ...

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Your Turn on the Turntable After witnessing a friend complete a “Tough Mudder” run—a sadistic and grueling 10-mile obstacle course that subjects runners to electrical shocks, flaming water slides, plunges into ice-cold water and ...

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The Media Is the Murderer I am late to the party when it comes to reviewing David Fincher’s latest thriller “Gone Girl.” Although the wide release only occurred a few weeks ago, the buzz surrounding the film had been building for months ...

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A Veteran Animal Lover The old brick buildings on Highland Park were not built to be a place to house homeless pets, but they have served in that capacity for many years now. They are the home of the Humane Educational Society ...

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New Leash on Life at McKamey Esme the pitbull is chewing on toys in Jamie McAloon Lampman’s office at McKamey Animal Center. Lampman, who became executive director of the center last February, is spending socializing time with Esme ...

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