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Cola for the people. Take a sip. Links after the jump: 1) Your daily Morning Fizz. 2) Anand says: James Gleick's "work on the 1995 Microsoft anti-trust case and his New York Times Magazine Fast Forward column put him directly at the hyperactive interse

03/14/2011 By Josh Feit

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The Clear View

On Friday, we splurged and got ourselves a digital camera. No more cell phone pics that look like color-washed Cezanne paintings or sideways videos.

03/14/2011 By Josh Feit

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Cola for the people. Links after the jump: 1) Your daily Morning Fizz. 2) Anand says: "The band references old time-y, recorded-with-a-can, hill country blues: the guitars are muddy, the singing wild and gruff." 3) Alliteration of the day: Bagshaw Ba

03/11/2011 By Josh Feit

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Cola for the people. Links after the jump: 1) Your daily Morning Fizz. 2) "Stripped down country guitar with complex social commentary." 3) The budget guessing game. 4) McGinn consultant funds anti-tunnel signature campaign. 5) Erica digs deeper int

03/10/2011 By Josh Feit

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Cola for the people. Links after the jump: 1) Your daily Morning Fizz. 2) Mayor Mike McGinn says even though his family has given to the anti-tunnel campaign, he'll stand down if voters turn the referendum down. 3) McGinn is optimistic about the fate

03/09/2011 By Erica C. Barnett

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Worldchanging, the (Updated) Book

The latest version of Worldchanging: A User's Guide for the 21st Century, is available now.

03/09/2011 By Josh Feit

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Cola for the public. Links after the jump: 1) Your daily Morning Fizz. 2) Republicans mad about last-minute state worker bill. 3) Lottery tickets to help fund Amtrak. 4) The C is for Crank "celebrates" International Women's Day. 5) Tonight's PubliCol

03/08/2011 By Josh Feit

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Cola for the public! Links after the jump. 1) Your daily Morning Fizz. 2) Malfunctioning South Lake Union streetcar jumps the tracks. 3) Pro-business workers' comp bill passes the state senate. 4) An emergency transit funding bill for King County Met

03/07/2011 By Erica C. Barnett

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Anand is our fabulous, new calender editor. Send your events his way. [email protected] And yes, he writes about the do-gooder political stuff too.

03/04/2011 By Josh Feit

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Take a sip. Links after the jump: 1) Your daily Morning Fizz. 2) A little KOMO Cola with me and Ken Schram. 3) San Fran looks at phone book opt in system. 4) The McGinn Metaphor. 5) Roll Call wonders: Can Sen. Cantwell convince enough Republicans to

03/03/2011 By Josh Feit

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KOMO Cola

Josh will be on KOMO radio at 12 noon today with Ken Schram. 1000 AM. Tune in.

03/03/2011 By Erica C. Barnett

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Cola for the public. Links after the jump: 1) Your daily Morning Fizz. 2) The C is for Crank: Seattle cops don't have to live inside city limits to share Seattle's "values." 3) A bill allowing paid surrogacy in Washington State passes the house on most

03/01/2011 By Erica C. Barnett

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Seattle's news elixir. Links after the jump: 1) Your daily Morning Fizz. 2) Email your calendar listings to [email protected] Arts ones too. 3) City Council overrides McGinn's tunnel veto. 4) King County Executive Dow Constantine's state of the co

02/28/2011 By Josh Feit

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The PubliCalendar is no longer being written by policy wonks. It's now being written by in-house poet, Anand. Start looking for phrases like "populist pirouette" and "dance in the rubble" to appear in the listings.

02/28/2011 By Josh Feit

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Seattle's news elixir. Links after the jump: 1) Your daily Morning Fizz. 2) Seattle Public Schools scandal—the PI's got video. 3) The C is for Crank: What Planned Parenthood cuts will mean for WA State. 4) Your daily Afternoon Jolt. 5) City council m

02/25/2011 By Josh Feit

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Cola for the Public. Links after the jump: 1) Your daily Morning Fizz. 2) Erica can be funny sometimes. 3) Josh can be Jewish sometimes. 4) UW sends letter to state legislators detailing effects of proposed higher ed cuts. 5) Longstanding goal of bik

02/24/2011 By Andrew Calkins

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We're still dedicated to the nonstop, obsessive politics coverage. But we just couldn't stay away from our need to moon over the arty stuff in town any more. So we're bringing back Anand. Anand is going to fill out the civic-minded PubliCal with arts eve

02/24/2011 By Josh Feit

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Cola for the public. Links after the jump: 1) Your daily Morning Fizz. 2) MSN ranks Columbia City among the top 10 revitalized neighborhoods in the nation. 3) Seattle Port Commissioner Bill Bryant is contemplating a run for governor. 4) Anand Balasubr

02/23/2011 By Andrew Calkins

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Welcome back, Anand!

02/23/2011 By Josh Feit

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Cola for the Public. Links after the jump: 1) Your daily Morning Fizz. 2) U.S. Supreme Court rules in favor of Washington State's public disclosure laws. Nice. 3) Why we need to get serious about drivers who hit and kill or injure bicyclists and pedes

02/22/2011 By Josh Feit