Points of Reference

How Morrissey's Moping and the Bee Gees' Style Inspired Jen Kirkman's Standup Special

The comedian discusses the pop cultural homages in her new Netflix special 'I’m Gonna Die Alone (And I Feel Fine).'

06/23/2015 By Seth Sommerfeld

The Sporting Life

My Three Caddies: A U.S. Open Golf Preview

A duffer's day at Chambers Bay

06/17/2015 By Seth Sommerfeld

Video Games

Shelby Earl Becomes the Rock Star of 'Rock Band' at E3

The local singer-songwriter shreds on a plastic guitar in Rock Band 4's debut trailer.

06/16/2015 By Seth Sommerfeld


PubliCalendar: The Hand Comic Release Party

Today's picks for civic nerds

06/12/2015 By Atoosa Moinzadeh

30 Perfect Day Trips

Old & Important

Bask in greenery, fight old battles, and set sail at a naval shipyard



Seattle's Best Brunches

It might be the only good decision you’ll make all weekend. Here’s where to eat.

04/09/2015 By Kathryn Robinson and Allecia Vermillion


PubliCalendar Picks: Washington Bus Inaugurates Summer Fellows

Hang out with future and current politicos, as the Washington Bus welcomes its new Summer Fellows.

06/20/2011 By Andrew Calkins


PubliCalendar Picks: Obama, the Tea Party, and Civil Liberties

The hot To Do from the PubliCalendar.

06/15/2011 By Andrew Calkins

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CNN: Skyrocketing Tuition Leads to Fewer Four-Year Enrollees

Median income has stagnated while tuition has increased 130 percent over the last twenty years.

06/13/2011 By Andrew Calkins


PubliCalendar Picks: Redistricting Commission in Seattle

Attention Legislative Nerds: Tonight is your chance to weigh in on Washington's redistricting process

06/13/2011 By Andrew Calkins

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The Olympian: Legislators Continue Lobbying Gregoire on Liquor Bill

Legislators continue to lobby Governor Gregoire to veto a bill to privatize the state's liquor distribution operation.

06/10/2011 By Andrew Calkins

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SeattlePI.com: With New Tuition Authority, UW Needs to Become More Democratic

Trevor Griffey argues that with its new power to set tuition, pressure will grow on the UW to become more democratic.

06/10/2011 By Andrew Calkins

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AP: ACLU Looking to Create Minority Districts East of Cascades

Groups around the state are pushing for majority-minority districts at legislative and congressional levels.

06/08/2011 By Andrew Calkins

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Seattle Times: Financial Aid Boost Will Likely Not Match Tuition Hikes

Even with increases in scholarship funding, students will likely be left out in the cold in the face of more tuition hikes.

06/07/2011 By Andrew Calkins

That Washington

Drug Reform Advocate State Rep. Goodman Will Push Drug Reform in 2012 Run for U.S. Congress

State Rep. Roger Goodman has announced he's running for U.S. Congress in 2012 on a medical marijuana platform. He'll likely face off against U.S. Rep. Dave Reichert.

06/02/2011 By Andrew Calkins

That Washington

#Weinergate Tweets

Local college student caught up in Weinergate scandal.

06/01/2011 By Andrew Calkins


PubliCola's 2011 Legislative Awards: Best Lobbyist

And the award for best lobbyist goes to...

05/31/2011 By Andrew Calkins

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Politico: 2012 Governor's Race Gets National Nod

Washington's 2012 gubernatorial race is already getting national attention.

05/31/2011 By Andrew Calkins