Perfect Weekend

Mary Lambert's Seattle

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Mary Lambert knows her way around The Emerald City. Before “Same Love,” her breakout duet with Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, she had graduated from Cornish College of the Arts and was making a name for herself in Seattle's slam poetry scene. Now, when the singer can take a break from touring and making new music, she turns to a foolproof list of city must dos. From brunch to bike rides to hand-painted shoes, Seattle is still Ms. Lambert's town—and can be yours, too.

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The Wedding of Paul Katami and Jeff Zarrillo

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Although it’s been a long journey for Paul Katami and Jeff Zarrillo, who met online 13½ years ago, there was never any doubt about their destination. The two men, plaintiffs in the historic court battle to overturn California’s Prop 8, which banned same-sex marriage in the state, were unwilling to settle for anything less than full marriage equality under the law. On Saturday, June 28, they got their wish, in a star-studded ceremony at The Beverly Hilton. See the video and full story>

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Truly, Madly, Deeply

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Although it’s been a long journey for Paul Katami and Jeff Zarrillo, who met online 13½ years ago, there was never any doubt about their destination. The two men, plaintiffs in the historic court battle to overturn California’s Prop 8, which banned same-sex marriage in the state, were unwilling to settle for anything less than full marriage equality under the law. On Saturday, June 28, they got their wish, in a star-studded ceremony at The Beverly Hilton. Although they were legally married

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Bryan Batt's New Orleans

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Though many people call themselves “New Orleans Natives,” it’s hard to show up Bryan Batt’s NoLa cred. The Mad Men star was born in the crescent city, attended Tulane University, and still keeps a home in the Big Easy. His recommendations easily trump those of any Baedeker or Lonely Planet guide book. So take a turn off the Bourbon Street beaten path and take a cue from Mr. Batt’s ideal weekend. 1) Courtesy of Napoleon House 2) Courtesy of Lucullus 3) Shannon Brinkma

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Bryan Batt's New Orleans

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Though many people call themselves “New Orleans Natives,” it’s hard to show up Bryan Batt’s NoLa cred. The Mad Men star was born in the crescent city, attended Tulane University, and still keeps a home in the Big Easy. His recommendations easily trump those of any Baedeker or Lonely Planet guide book. So take a turn off the Bourbon Street beaten path and take a cue from Mr. Batt’s ideal weekend. Napoleon House

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