Welcome to the Seattle Met beta. Please email us with issues or feedback!
Displaying articles 1 - 20 of 341 in total
Nfldraft tmdliv

The Sporting Life

Statistical Proof That John Schneider Is an NFL Draft Genius

He makes every other GM in the NFC West look like an amateur.

Brian gifford sowsh2

Photography

These Pictures Will Change Your Definition of Road Tripping

In 'Boondock,' photographer Andrew Waits captures images of a mobile life.

Charissa thompson 0278 light r1 cmyk fqga6u

Quote Unquote

Charissa Thompson Doesn’t Care What You Think of Her

The Kenmore native and host of Fox Sports Live speaks her mind and pulls no punches.

0515 83r1 neighborhoods2 wlqlnq

Feature

The Rent Really Is Too Damn High

And it’s a bigger problem than tenant vs. landlord.

Seattlemet final fyxicp

News

The End of Empathy in Seattle?

A North Seattle woman may lose her home over her dog, and the Internet’s anonymous horde couldn’t be happier. When did we stop caring?

Silk road seattle yzchux

The Explainer

Inside Seattle’s Silk Road Connection

Two of the Silk Road’s biggest drug dealers hail from Bellevue.

April quote 02 ty2xnv

Quote Unquote

McKenna Haley Is on Her Way to Making $15 an Hour

Like the rest of Seattle’s minimum wage workers, she’ll get her first pay increase this month.

Seattle met copy j2h85n

Mudroom

Emerald City Comicon’s Corporate Acquisition

Seattle’s biggest comic book show has new out-of-town owners, and nerds want to know—is this the beginning of the end?

Smet quote robert nellams 0226 v2 plestk

Quote Unquote

Robert Nellams and KeyArena Prep for the NCAA Tournament

After more than a decade, March Madness is finally returning to Seattle. And Seattle Center’s director couldn’t be happier.

Streetcar ln659y

Explainer

The First Hill Streetcar Delay

We should all be able to ride the rails from Capitol Hill to Pioneer Square by now, but like that other downtown transit project that shall remain nameless, the First Hill Streetcar has hit a few snags. Okay, several snags. Here’s how it happened.

Marshawn thumb k294jc

The Sporting Life

The Marshawn Lynch Biopic Doesn't Look Very Good

So we recut it.

Jay leno hi res photo 2012 iykay1

Comedy

Jay Leno Thinks Late Night TV "Doesn't Mean Anything" Anymore

But he still loves standup. And he'll be at Snoqualmie Casino tonight.

2434 tp 00122r.jpg cmyk z3f5r6

Quiz

QUIZ: Should You See Fifty Shades of Grey?

The big-screen adaptation of the Seattle-set novel that sold more than 100 million copies (and made BDSM a household acronym) hits theaters February 13. We’ll help you decide whether to be there opening night.

Ben thompson art final a flip resized yfqs64

Feature

All the King's Mess: Ben Thompson and His Badass Fiasco

Ben Thompson just wanted to make a deck of playing cards that lived up to the badass reputation of the historical generals and warlords he worships. Instead, he met his Waterloo.

Olivia img 4193 final delivery pyp2ug

Quote Unquote

Middle Schooler Olivia Goss, a Beneficiary of Initiative 1351

Initiative 1351, which passed in November 2014, will reduce class sizes for students like Olivia Goss of Washington Middle School.

Drones y8qoui

Technology

Will Drone Deliveries from Amazon Soon Be a Reality?

Seattle entrepreneurs are ready to take their drone-based businesses skyward—just as soon as the feds stop dragging their heels.

Sherman reaction wabfhy

The Sporting Life

This Is Why the Super Bowl Still Hurts So Much

Three psychologists diagnose our psychosis.

0213 quote lady coders o0ohhk anba6r

Geek Life

This Book About Women in Tech Could Break the Internet

Lady coders be gettin' uppity again.

Skittles wallet big eee2ar

The Sporting Life

The 12 Worst Seahawks Products on Etsy

Homemade ugh.

The catch feoxbl

The Sporting Life

I Missed the Seahawks Game for a Kid's Birthday Party

It was as brutal as you'd imagine.

Displaying articles 1 - 20 of 341 in total