Category Archives: Seattle

NY Times headline cites Seattle ‘bubbles of corruption’


But it only refers to a novel Continue reading

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Stressful Seattle: HOW CAN THAT BE??!!


Metro area ranks No. 9 in list of “most stressful” areas. Continue reading

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Big Seattle charity uses accounting magic to look better


United Way of King County counts money in an unusual way Continue reading

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In Seattle, how do you solve a problem like Jean-Sun?


Miss Seattle’s disparagement of local weather and people draws international attention Continue reading

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In Seattle, an anti-government protest over bridge tolls?


A 40% traffic drop might be caused by Tea Party-like sentiments Continue reading

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What’s all this talk about crime in Seattle?


Rise in violent offenses looks more like a statistical blip Continue reading

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‘Oklahoma!’ casting is PC reaction to Seattle’s racist past


Controversy misses the real issue Continue reading

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The richest people in Seattle–a very long time ago


None of their descendants rank among the wealthiest today Continue reading

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A ranking where Seattle just became No. 1


Bad news: It’s the list of big-city sales tax rates Continue reading

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Are certain Seattle charities in line for a visit from the IRS?


Food for the Hungry audit focuses attention on valuation of deworming medicine elsewhere Continue reading

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