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Postgame Riots

It’s been more than 30 years since Seattle celebrated a major sports championship, so could all that pent-up frustration lead to storefront-smashing jubilation?

10/14/2011 By Matthew Halverson

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The Perfect Party

This month’s party guest: Lara Hamilton, J. P. Patches, Tom Brokaw, Shwetak Patel, Mateo Messina, and Nick Licata.

10/14/2011

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Hip-Hop Artist Common Might Have Been a Seattleite

Hip-hop artist Common, writing about his father in the new memoir One Day It’ll All Make Sense.

10/14/2011

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Dispatches from Seattlemet.com

The best of Seattlemet.com blogs: Nosh Pit, Sauced, Wear What When, and Culture Fiend.

10/14/2011 By Christopher Werner

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Human Trafficking in Seattle

A by-the-numbers report of human trafficking in King County.

10/14/2011

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Seattle Company Gives Angry Birds a Boost

Angry Birds get a boost from Seattle company Medio.

10/14/2011 By Stephanie Rubesh

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Seattle Bouldering Project Sets the Route

Seattle Bouldering Project in the Central District is a new breed of rock climbing gym.

10/14/2011 By Allison Williams

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Seattle City Council Faces Big Fiscal Challenges

The newly minted Seattle City Council will face an economic crisis like no one could have imagined just a few years ago.

10/14/2011 By Johnathon Fitzpatrick

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The Barefoot Bandit Speaks

Colton Harris-Moore, aka the Barefoot Bandit, in an open letter to his victims explaining his decision to green-light a feature film about his life.

09/21/2011

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Carve a Jack-O’-Lantern

Whittle the perfect jack-o’-lantern with these tips from mechanical designer Russ Leno.

09/21/2011 By Saba Sulaiman

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The Bootlegger’s Right-Hand Man

Ken Burns and Lynn Novick’s upcoming PBS documentary Prohibition turns the lens on a Kirklander whose rum-running father never forgot his strangely scrupulous boss.

09/21/2011 By Jessica Voelker

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Turn the Viaduct into a Park

A suggestion from park supporters: Salvage part of the Alaskan Way Viaduct and convert it into public green space, a la New York City’s High Line.

09/21/2011 By Christopher Werner

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Seattle World’s Fair, a Look Back

In The Future Remembered: The 1962 Seattle World’s Fair and Its Legacy, Paula Becker, Alan J. Stein, and their fellow historylink.org staffers rewind the clock to a time when Seattle meant little more than airplanes and lumber to the rest of the world.

09/21/2011

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Dispatches from Seattlemet.com

The best of Seattlemet.com blogs: Sauced, Nosh Pit, and Culture Fiend.

09/21/2011 By Christopher Werner

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The Perfect Party

This month’s party guests: James Keeffe Jr., Andrew Russell, Frances Bean Cobain, John McEnroe, Heather Purser, and Jeff Bezos.

09/21/2011

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Microsoft’s Game Face

Xin Tong of Microsoft Research Asia says he and his team have nearly perfected 3D expressions.

09/21/2011

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The Green Identity

Market researches love to tell us what we are. And, say the demographic diviners at Manhattan-based Scarborough Research, Seattleites are—ready for this?—Super Greenies, according to a new study titled “All About the Super Greenies."

09/21/2011 By James Ross Gardner

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Seattle City Council Incumbents Defend Their Seats

The 2011 fight for the Seattle City Council is all about dethroning the incumbents: Jean Godden, Tom Rasmussen, Tim Burgess, Bruce Harrell, and Sally Clark.

09/21/2011 By Johnathon Fitzpatrick

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The Trouble with Transit

By the numbers: King 
County Metro budget 
shortfalls, cuts to service, and fare hikes.

09/19/2011

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The Nirvana Baby Speaks

Spencer Elden, the model on the cover of Nirvana’s Nevermind, which was released 20 years ago on September 24. Elden was interviewed by film editor Barry O’Donnell last year.

08/19/2011