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Seattle World’s Fair, a Look Back

In The Future Remembered: The 1962 Seattle World’s Fair and Its Legacy, Paula Becker, Alan J. Stein, and their fellow historylink.org staffers rewind the clock to a time when Seattle meant little more than airplanes and lumber to the rest of the world.

  • Published 09/21/2011

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Seattle Wonder Women Launch GeekGirlCon

Seattle comics lovers and fantasy fans unite for the first-ever GeekGirlCon.

  • By Lisa Han
  • Published 09/21/2011

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Dispatches from Seattlemet.com

The best of Seattlemet.com blogs: Sauced, Nosh Pit, and Culture Fiend.

  • By Christopher Werner
  • Published 09/21/2011

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The Bootlegger’s Right-Hand Man

Ken Burns and Lynn Novick’s upcoming PBS documentary Prohibition turns the lens on a Kirklander whose rum-running father never forgot his strangely scrupulous boss.

  • By Jessica Voelker
  • Published 09/21/2011

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The Barefoot Bandit Speaks

Colton Harris-Moore, aka the Barefoot Bandit, in an open letter to his victims explaining his decision to green-light a feature film about his life.

  • Published 09/21/2011

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NPR: No Pledge Required

I pledge to NPR, therefore I don’t feel so guilty.

  • By Kathryn Robinson
  • Published 09/21/2011

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A Mask for Every Occasion

Examine eight colorful Carnival traditions from around the world at a new exhibit at the Burke Museum.

  • By Laura Dannen
  • Published 09/21/2011

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The Perfect Party

This month’s party guests: James Keeffe Jr., Andrew Russell, Frances Bean Cobain, John McEnroe, Heather Purser, and Jeff Bezos.

  • Published 09/21/2011

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The Strangest Tribe: How a Group of Seattle Rock Bands Invented Grunge

In an exclusive excerpt from Stephen Tow’s Seattle music history The Strangest Tribe, the author shows how the U-Men bridged the path from punk to grunge.

  • By Stephen Tow
  • Published 09/16/2011

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Faithbook

Colin Wong’s online Bible (ebible.com) is a passion project.

  • By Matthew Halverson
  • Published 09/21/2011

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Seattle City Council Incumbents Defend Their Seats

The 2011 fight for the Seattle City Council is all about dethroning the incumbents: Jean Godden, Tom Rasmussen, Tim Burgess, Bruce Harrell, and Sally Clark.

  • By Johnathon Fitzpatrick
  • Published 09/21/2011

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Apple for the Teacher

Seattle Public Schools launch iPad, iPod program.

  • By Matthew Halverson
  • Published 09/21/2011

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Microsoft’s Game Face

Xin Tong of Microsoft Research Asia says he and his team have nearly perfected 3D expressions.

  • Published 09/21/2011

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The Redemption of Ryan Leaf Will Be Televised

Once upon a time Washington State University football phenom Ryan Leaf had the world at his feet. But after flaming out of the NFL, he hid from his family, his friends, his alma mater—and especially the media. Now, after a very public addiction to prescri

  • By Matthew Halverson
  • Published 09/21/2011

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The Green Identity

Market researches love to tell us what we are. And, say the demographic diviners at Manhattan-based Scarborough Research, Seattleites are—ready for this?—Super Greenies, according to a new study titled “All About the Super Greenies."

  • By James Ross Gardner
  • Published 09/21/2011

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Afghanistan War Vet Lends a Hand to Fellow Soldiers

Afghanistan war vet Sam Barrett, cofounder of Brothers Reconnecting in Growth and Healing Trauma (BRIGHT), lends a hand to fellow soldiers.

  • By Matthew Halverson
  • Published 09/21/2011

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The Trouble with Transit

By the numbers: King 
County Metro budget 
shortfalls, cuts to service, and fare hikes.

  • Published 09/19/2011

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