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Amazon Celebrates 20 Years

Twenty years ago this July, Amazon sold its first book from Jeff Bezos’s garage. Since then it’s gotten slightly bigger. How well do you know Seattle’s e-tail behemoth that will one day swallow the world?

  • By Matthew Halverson
  • Published 07/13/2015

Blended Beverages

Quiz: New Frappuccino Flavor or Utter Ridiculousness?

Starbucks' six new drinks would be right at home on the menu at Dairy Queen.

  • By Allecia Vermillion
  • Published 06/08/2015

The Ultimate 12th Man Guide

How Well Do Our Politicians Really Know the Seahawks?

Civic leaders talk a good game about their love for the Seahawks, but how well do they actually know the home team? We put Nine of them on the spot with this—we think—easy quiz. Here’s how they did.

  • By Ezra Parter, Josh Feit, Erica C. Barnett, and Matthew Halverson
  • Published 09/01/2014


Quiz: Should You Attend A Kite Festival?

The skies over the Long Beach Peninsula will be crowded for the 34th straight year August 18–24. Let us help you decide whether to make the drive to see kites swoop and dive.

  • By Matthew Halverson
  • Published 08/01/2014


Should You Attend the Northwest Pinball and Arcade Show?

Flipperheads* will descend on the Tacoma Convention Center June 6–8, 2014, for the seventh annual celebration of all things pinball. Here’s how to know if you should join them.

  • By Matthew Halverson
  • Published 06/01/2014

Flour to the People

Test Your Pastry IQ

Do you know the difference between a macaroon and a macaron? Or between a cannoli and a cannelé?

  • By Allecia Vermillion
  • Published 03/21/2014
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