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New ‘View of the World from 9th Avenue’ would include Seattle


City wasn’t on famous 1976 New Yorker cover Continue reading

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Seattle again through the eyes of different search engines


More and more, they primarily cater to tourists Continue reading

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In Seattle, the usual suspects again (plus two)


Anne Gittinger and Gabe Newell join roster of the world’s richest. Continue reading

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Marijuana legalization is giving Seattle a goofy reputation


City’s image is, uh, rapidly changing Continue reading

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The usual suspects of Seattle (plus others)


Bruce Nordstrom climbs onto the Forbes 400 list, but what about his sister? Continue reading

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Latest novel about Seattle lampoons city’s persona


‘Where’d You Go, Bernadette’, by Maria Semple, finds much fodder in local doings Continue reading

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Calling all behavioral economists: Stay in Seattle


Setting of tolls for waterfront tunnel project promises lots of material Continue reading

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Different search engines see a different Seattle


Inclusions and omissions are interesting Continue reading

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The usual suspects of Seattle (plus one)


Seven around Puget Sound make the Forbes 400 list Continue reading

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Sense of humor in Seattle seems to be elusive


Jokes about local matters don’t appear to go over very well. Continue reading

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