Season nine of Lifetime's Project Runway kicks off tonight at 9 pm, featuring two Portland designers, Bryce Black and Becky Ross. This is the fourth time we've been to this rodeo, and all three times a designer from the area has taken the plunge, we've come away victorious. (No pressure, Bryce and Becky!) If you don't feel like watching it alone, the Portland Monthly is hosting a viewing party (just for the premiere, not every episode) at Brix Tavern. Come early for a good spot and to see the hour-long "casting special" airing at 8. In the meantime you can read all about my thoughts on the matter here, and/or debate whether or not Tim Gunn is a butthole. Maybe this creepy preview will help you decide:
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