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Thursday, October 7th, 2004

Time:12:47 am.
http://www.foxnews.com/story/0,2933,134625,00.html

how could anyone vote for him?
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Subject:Missing Girl....
Time:12:57 am.
Everyone, i don't know where else to look, so i am hoping one of you may be able to help. On Saturday, my good friend's sister named Laura Hatch turned up missing. She is 16 or 17, approximately 5'7", pale skinned, medium brown hair and and fairly thin. She is from Redmond and i believe goes to Redmond High. Her family is in desperate need to try and find her. Please, if any of you know anything, please please please let me know. You can e-mail me at sarahfeldman1@yahoo.com. Any help whatsoever would be extremely appreciated. I don't know if i left out any vital information, but let me know if i did. Thank you.
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Time:10:20 am.

A speaking event presented by Amnesty International, at the University of Washington.


Wednesday October 20


Kane Hall 210


7:00-8:30 PM


Free Admission, Open to the Public


Featuring: Professor Jamie Mayerfield


"Torture in the War on Terrorism"


"Reporting in the wake of the Abu Ghraib scandal revealed that the United States government has adopted a policy of using torture to aid the War on Terror and the War in Iraq. Despite the outcry over Abu Ghraib, the policy itself has not been foresworn or abandoned."


Jamie Mayerfield is associate proffesor of political science and Seattle campus advisor of the human rights minor.  His recent publications have addresses human rights, nationalism, political violence, and the International Criminal Court.


Also featuring: Sabah Al-Dhaher:


His Experience as a victim of torture


"Many people are not aware that at the end of the Gulf War, in March 1991, the Iraqi people rose up against the regime of Saddam Hussein...I was arrested, imprisoned, and tortured, along with hundreds of thousands of other people after the uprising was put down, and I would like (to) tell you about that experience."


http://ww.aldhaher.net


UW Amnesty International:  amnesty@u.washington.edu

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Time:4:09 pm.
Do it. Just do it.

Jet City Improv

Or, with all the political hub-bub in the news lately:

Election Show 2004
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Time:7:28 pm.
I have two tickets for sale to the UW home football game against San Jose State this Saturday, October 9, as my friend and I regrettably won't be able to attend. These seats are in the student section, so you must have a student ID in order to get in. San Jose St. might actually be one game the Huskies can win, so if you don't have tickets and want/need them please email me... bakermg@u.washington.edu and we can definitely work something out. Thanks a lot!

EDIT: Now there is only one ticket available. $10. Please email if interested.
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Time:9:38 pm.
Hey... I know it's a slightly odd request, but does anyone have some empty Crown Royal bottles I could have? There's an art project I want to do and they're so pretty.
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Subject:Trying to get an on-campus gig
Time:10:53 pm.
I'm trying to get my band, The Silver Street Project, a gig on campus somewhere this fall, and I'm having a hard time figuring out who to talk to. The ASUW Arts and Entertainment site doesn't look like it's been updated in forever and the UW Soundbites site is still showing the spring schedule, so I'm assuming that none of that information is current (that, and nobody's responded to any emails of mine).

So I'm wondering... does anybody here know anyone that could hook us up with a show? We know some bands that have a similar sound to us and would probably also be interested in playing. Right now, we're finishing up an album and we want to play some shows for a UW audience, since we've always had the most fun playing for a UW audience, from house parties to the Husky Den. Plus, it's my senior year and I want to rock the place a few more times before I become an alumnus.

Drop me a comment on this post if you can help, or email me at micah@silverstreetproject.com. Thanks.

Edit: Got some of the info I wanted. Thanks for the help, everyone!
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