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  • Bikinis and Tattoos at Republic Harley-Davidson
    Models and tattoo artists both showed off at the annual Tattoo Showdown & Bikini Contest at Republic Harley-Davidson Saturday afternoon. PHOTOS BY CHRIS CURRY
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  • Sweaty. Sultry. Sandy: An Art Happening by Tra` Slaughter
    More than 25 artists had works on display at War'hous Visual Studios Saturday for a gallery event organized by Houston artist Tra' Slaughter. The show's theme was "Summer, Carnival, Circus and Post-apocalypse at the beach!" Bat City Bombshells, an Austin-based burlesque troupe, performed at the...
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  • Relish Fine Foods: Local Food, Fast and Fresh
    Take a look inside the new Relish Fine Foods on San Felipe, which opened last Monday. The small store offers an array of local and gourmet foodstuffs as well as ready-made soups, salads, sandwiches and even pre-made family dinners to-go. PHOTOS BY KATHARINE SHILCUTT
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  • Finite Incantatem: Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, Part 2
    Last night CityCentre hosted Finite Incantatem, the final spell in the Harry Potter series. Muggles of all ages showed up in costume to see magic shows, vendors, wizard rock music, and a midnight screening of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, Part 2. PHOTOS BY BATLI JOSELEVITZ
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  • Cultured Cocktails: Stick 'Em Up and Aerosol Warfare
    Street art lovers and cocktail enthusiasts gathered last night at Boheme for Spacetaker's weekly Cultured Cocktails Happy Hour, this week benefiting the Houston-film wheatpasting documentary Stick 'Em Up, with help from gallery Aerosol Warfare. PHOTOS BY MARCO TORRES
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  • Nightlife: Cisco Adler and Shwayze at Rich's
    Last night up-and-coming rapper Shwayze and DJ/musician Cisco Adler took the stage at a packed Rich's for college night, later posing for pics with their fans. PHOTOS BY SON LAM
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  • Womanizers: Britney Spears and Nicki Minaj at Toyota Center
    So far in 2011, Aftermath has seen Ke$ha, Nicki Minaj, Selena Gomez, Lady Gaga, and in two weeks we should be standing in Katy Perry's midst. We're not saying that because we are bragging, but because all of those women are all where they are today because Britney Spears put on a schoolgirl...
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  • Adventurous Vietnamese: Hit the Road to Thanh Phuong in Pearland
    Thanh Phuong has existed in Pearland for at least the last 15 years, but until very recently it served an uninspired if decent menu of Chinese standards with a few Vietnamese dishes thrown in. That was before the Nguyen family took over. They smartly left the standards in place — Thanh Phuong...
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  • SlutWalk Houston
    Allies and victims of sexual assault descended on Montrose Saturday morning for SlutWalk, a rally to stop victim-blaming. SlutWalk was started in Canada after a police officer advised women to "not dress like sluts" in order to avoid being raped. PHOTOS BY MANDY OAKLANDER See SlutWalks from...
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  • Rockets Power Dancer 2011 Tryouts
    Christie Contreras, Rockets Power Dancer Captain, led dozens of hopefuls in several cheer routines Saturday morning during tryouts for the 2011-2012 Rockets Power dancer squad. PHOTOS BY BATLI JOSELEVITZ
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  • Don't Stop The Music: Rihanna at Toyota Center
    It may be cutting against the grain to say this, but Rihanna may be the most transgressive pop star out there right now. She can do spectacle just fine - can she ever - but she doesn't need a meat dress or spark-shooting bra to get her point across. Read our full review on Rocks Off. PHOTOS BY...
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  • Top Model Casting Call
    Runway hopefuls gathered at Northwest Mall to participate in a casting call for the popular reality show America's Next Top Model. Last year, Hannah from Cycle 17, who was discovered in Houston, made it to the final three contestants on the show. PHOTOS BY THEO SANTOS
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