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Monday Morning Pick-Me-Up: Ichiro Notches His 3,000th MLB Hit

Plus, John Oliver on journalism and essential election comedy.

08/08/2016 By Seth Sommerfeld

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Monday Morning Pick-Me-Up: Dischord Records and Art Theory with Malcolm Gladwell

Plus, Team USA singalongs, Tacocat GIFs, and Werner Herzog's Pokémon.

08/01/2016 By Seth Sommerfeld

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Monday Morning Pick-Me-Up: Comic-Con, Griffey, FLOTUS, and Colbert

New trailers, emotional introductions, car singing, the return of a character, and more.

07/25/2016 By Seth Sommerfeld

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Monday Morning Pick-Me-Up: Dempsey Sends USMNT to Seattle

Plus, 'Hamilton' at the Tony Awards, Wimps, Key and Peele, and Wye Oak.

06/13/2016 By Seth Sommerfeld

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Monday Morning Pick-Me-Up: Remembering Muhammad Ali

Plus, Bo Burnham, Julien Baker covering Death Cab, 'The Ringer,' and more.

06/06/2016 By Seth Sommerfeld

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Monday Morning Pick-Me-Up: Franklin Gutierrez's Moonshot

Plus, a bloody good 'SNL' finale, some Brand New music, and a Spotify failure.

05/23/2016 By Seth Sommerfeld

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Monday Morning Pick-Me-Up: Saying Goodbye to THEESatisfaction

Plus, new songs from The Lonely Island and Vats, the comedy duo of Ken Jennings and Weird Al, and B.J. Novak's epic talk show story.

05/16/2016 By Seth Sommerfeld

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Monday Morning Pick-Me-Up: Robinson Canó and Jordan Morris Are Red Hot

Plus, Radiohead, Star Wars emojis, and adult breakfast cereal.

05/09/2016 By Seth Sommerfeld

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Monday Morning Pick-Me-Up: Remembering Prince

Plus, Garbage, a country song about Waffle Houses, and Lin-Manuel Miranda rapping about Puerto Rico's problems.

04/25/2016 By Seth Sommerfeld

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Monday Morning Pick-Me-Up: Erik Blood's Gorgeous New Music Video

Plus, Conan in Korea, comically bad golf, Star Wars 'Rogue One,' and the Julie Ruin.

04/11/2016 By Seth Sommerfeld

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Monday Morning Pick-Me-Up: Stephen Colbert and Steve Buscemi Redo 'Fargo'

Plus, Michael Stipe sings Bowie, 'The Powerpuff Girls,' and cat memes.

04/04/2016 By Seth Sommerfeld

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Monday Morning Pick-Me-Up: UW Women's Cinderella Final Four Run

Plus, Twitter's anniversary, Lisa Prank, and a better Batman movie.

03/28/2016 By Seth Sommerfeld

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Monday Morning Pick-Me-Up: 2016 Mariners Commercials

Plus, March Madness and animal magic.

03/21/2016 By Seth Sommerfeld

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Monday Morning Pick-Me-Up: Miesha Tate Captures a UFC Title for Tacoma

Plus, Jay Pharoah's black comedian impressions on 'SNL' and the darker side of 'Fuller House.'

03/07/2016 By Seth Sommerfeld

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Monday Morning Pick-Me-Up: Chris Rock's Oscars

Plus, James Atkins, 'Last Week Tonight' on Trump, and lots of new rock music.

02/29/2016 By Seth Sommerfeld

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Monday Morning Pick-Me-Up: Daniel Bryan's Emotional Goodbye

Plus another amazing OK Go music video, NBA All-Star dunks, and more.

02/15/2016 By Seth Sommerfeld

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Monday Morning Pick-Me-Up: Seattle U's 'SportsCenter' Moment

Plus, 'Simpsons' memes, the Mariners' new Korean slugger, Will Ferrell, and more.

02/08/2016 By Seth Sommerfeld

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Monday Morning Pick-Me-Up: Celebrity Puns

Plus, Abe Vigoda, 'Great Detective Pikachu,' and Tancred.

02/01/2016 By Seth Sommerfeld

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Monday Morning Pick-Me-Up: Macklemore Confronts His White Privilege

Plus, new trailer Dude York, a terrific trailer for 'Suicide Squad,' and sports tweets.

01/25/2016 By Seth Sommerfeld

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Monday Morning Pick-Me-Up: New Tacocat and Kris Orlowski Tunes

Plus, rapid fire impressions and the best music video in ages.

01/18/2016 By Seth Sommerfeld