The Seattle P-I's Strange Bedfellows blog (among others) reports that President Obama will be in town to support Washington State US Sen. Patty Murray.

The Spokesman-Review's Spin Control blog looks into what happens if both liquor privatization initiatives pass. The answer: "No one knows."

Seattle Bike Blog truth-watches the Puget Sound Business Journal's recent piece on road diets and calls it "poorly researched," "dishonest."

Horsesass hypes an innovative idea from the U.K. for reusing all those unwanted Yellow Pages: Turn them into housing for the homeless!

Civil Eats takes a thoughtful look at New York City's potential ban on buying soda with food stamps, something the C is for Crank weighed in on last week.