Caleb Hannan

That’s what the Wall Street Journal is reporting anyway, citing a “person

That's what the Wall Street Journal is reporting anyway, citing a "person close to Mr. Gates." If the younger Gates did indeed vote for I-1098… Continue reading

There is no perfect way to measure the popularity of NFL teams.

There is no perfect way to measure the popularity of NFL teams. But media-research firm Nielsen's Sports Media Exposure index may be about as close… Continue reading

Zappos wants its employees to have fun. Actually, scratch that. Zappos demands

Zappos wants its employees to have fun. Actually, scratch that. Zappos demands that its employees have fun: "create fun and a little weirdness" is the… Continue reading

Hoping to drive/bus/walk/pogo anywhere near downtown Seattle this afternoon? Well I’m sorry

Hoping to drive/bus/walk/pogo anywhere near downtown Seattle this afternoon? Well I'm sorry to be the one to deliver this news, but an old Georgetown factory… Continue reading

Nuns don’t often make the news because the news isn’t usually concerned

Nuns don't often make the news because the news isn't usually concerned with things nuns do. Praying, penance and a life of chastity just don't… Continue reading

When Spokane police pulled over the 31-year-old man during a traffic stop,

When Spokane police pulled over the 31-year-old man during a traffic stop, they found a knife, marijuana and a digital scale in his backpack. They… Continue reading

You don’t need a fancy map to tell you that people in

You don't need a fancy map to tell you that people in Seattle, like people all over the world, tend to live in areas full… Continue reading

You’d think two guys who do a lot of local hiring might

You'd think two guys who do a lot of local hiring might be in favor of an initiative that would raise billions dedicated for education,… Continue reading

If a friend said they were depressed and wanted to kill themselves,

If a friend said they were depressed and wanted to kill themselves, most people would probably try to get that friend some help, they wouldn't… Continue reading

Summer doesn’t officially end for another five days. But that hasn’t stopped

Summer doesn't officially end for another five days. But that hasn't stopped Seattle Weeklycover boy and forecasting rock star Cliff Mass from declaring that 2010… Continue reading

The Seattle Storm defeated the Atlanta Dream 87-84, completing a playoff-long sweep

The Seattle Storm defeated the Atlanta Dream 87-84, completing a playoff-long sweep and clinching the team's second WNBA championship. The Storm, who last won the… Continue reading

There was a tornado in Brooklyn yesterday. Witnesses in hipsterdom’s Mecca say

There was a tornado in Brooklyn yesterday. Witnesses in hipsterdom's Mecca say the twister started off cool but got lame once everyone else heard about… Continue reading

As a grower-owned, locally-based co-op that sells juice from our state’s most

As a grower-owned, locally-based co-op that sells juice from our state's most highly-regarded fruit, Tree Top apple juice is a wet dream for consumers-with-a-conscience in… Continue reading

In Walla Walla, a 5-year-old boy was holding a .22 rifle when

In Walla Walla, a 5-year-old boy was holding a .22 rifle when it accidentally discharged, shooting and killing his 1-year-old younger brother, little Dmitry Khomenko,… Continue reading

New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg is the Pied Piper of the anti-tobacco

New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg is the Pied Piper of the anti-tobacco crowd: where he goes, others follow. Bloomberg was the first to ban smoking… Continue reading

According to an anonymously sourced report on Gawker, David Barksdale, a 27-year-old

According to an anonymously sourced report on Gawker, David Barksdale, a 27-year-old former Google engineer, was fired in July after the search company found he'd… Continue reading

Chronic inebriates of America, meet your new king. Last night, Blaine police

Chronic inebriates of America, meet your new king. Last night, Blaine police happened upon an abandoned truck smashed into a utility pole. Further up the… Continue reading

Last week Danny Westneat had a typically insightful column about how, in

Last week Danny Westneat had a typically insightful column about how, in light of the John Williams shooting and a number of other high-profile police… Continue reading

Support for initiatives usually drops as election day approaches. So maybe it’s

Support for initiatives usually drops as election day approaches. So maybe it's no surprise that all six of this year's statewide initiatives are currently polling… Continue reading

Support for initiatives usually drops as election day approaches. So maybe it’s

Support for initiatives usually drops as election day approaches. So maybe it's no surprise that all six of this year's statewide initiatives are currently polling… Continue reading