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Eschewing A/C, hot Seattle residents head for their basements


Few homes have air conditioning Continue reading

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Bracing for Seattle ‘snow’: Armageddon with a smile


The city–or its media–is in a near-panic over what looks like next to no accumulation Continue reading

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From Seattle, the mountains are out–or in–or somewhere


What is the true meaning of this quaint expression for a sunny day? Continue reading

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Seattle drivers are very, very polite, but are they any good?


One insurance company says no. Continue reading

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Why is Seattle so defensive about its weather?


Some actually apologize for it to a total stranger like me. Continue reading

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My quirky test for gauging the economy in Seattle


You can listen to the experts or heed what I do. Continue reading

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