Opinion

Isn't It Weird That... Pot and Parks

Some weird things we noticed about proportionality.

08/06/2014 By Josh Feit and Erica C. Barnett

Opinion

Isn't it Weird That...

Some weird things we noticed about parks and parking.

05/22/2014 By Josh Feit and Erica C. Barnett

Opinion

Isn't It Weird That ... Abortion Opponents and Parking Proponents

Some weird things we noticed in the Supreme Court and at music clubs.

03/25/2014 By Josh Feit and Erica C. Barnett

Opinion

Isn't It Weird: March Madness Edition

A lot of weird stuff going on lately. Uber, Lyft, SideCar. The tunnel. $15 minimum wage. And the Washington State Democrats.

03/19/2014 By Josh Feit and Erica C. Barnett

Opinion

Rideshare Company Drivers Don't Fit Privileged White-Guy Stereotype

According to Lyft, 35 percent of its Seattle drivers are people of color, and a quarter are women.

03/03/2014 By Josh Feit and Erica C. Barnett

City Hall

Sawant on Seahawks Euphoria

Check your assumptions. Sawant is, in fact, going to a Super Bowl party.

01/30/2014 By Josh Feit and Erica C. Barnett

City Hall

Notes from the Inauguration

Socialist Sawant steals the show at inauguration.

01/06/2014 By Josh Feit and Erica C. Barnett

Opinion

Isn't It Weird That

Some weird things we noticed about campaign rejoinders, campaign complaints, and campaign funding.

10/31/2013 By Josh Feit and Erica C. Barnett

Seattle Mayor's Race

Questions We'd Like To Hear at Tonight's Final TV Debate

THIS POST HAS BEEN UPDATED WITH A RELEVANT LETTER FROM U.S. ATTORNEY JENNY DURKAN Some questions we'd like to see the mayoral candidates answer at tonight's debate.

10/22/2013 By Josh Feit and Erica C. Barnett

Extra Fizz

Extra Fizz: City Union Endorses McGinn, Dispatches from the Chamber, and More.

Extra Fizz: Dispatches from the Chamber and mayoral endorsements.

10/18/2013 By Josh Feit and Erica C. Barnett

Extra Fizz

Extra Fizz: A Warning from Inslee, Praise from SEIU, and a Moratorium from Bellevue

Inslee nudges conservation group, Rolf applauds Murray, and Bellevue thwarts cheap rentals.

09/25/2013 By Josh Feit and Erica C. Barnett

Afternoon Fizz

Late Afternoon Fizz: The Mayor's Race and Driving Alone

Late afternoon Fizz: The mayor's race and driving alone.

09/19/2013 By Josh Feit and Erica C. Barnett

Opinion

Conventional Wisdom be Damned

Rethinking the mayor's race, taxi regulations, and transit funding.

09/04/2013 By Josh Feit and Erica C. Barnett

Extra Fizz

Extra Fizz: Conlin Hit by Car While Biking; McGinn Impressive on Basketball Court

Conlin breaks shoulder after car hits him in Madrona; McGinn hits teammate with no-look bounce pass after getting schooled by Tyreke Evans.

07/29/2013 By Josh Feit and Erica C. Barnett

Opinion

Deconstructing the Candidates' Yeses, Nos, and Maybes

Far from being a gimmick, lightning round questions can be helpful when judging the mayoral candidates.

05/06/2013 By Josh Feit and Erica C. Barnett

Opinion

Isn't It Weird That...

Some weird things we noticed about state revenues and city revenues.

03/27/2013 By Josh Feit and Erica C. Barnett