Caleb Hannan

According to KUOW, last week I refused Mayor Mike McGinn’s request to

According to KUOW, last week I refused Mayor Mike McGinn's request to update the numbers in this story about underage sex trafficking. That's half right.… Continue reading

Neilson.

Trevor Neilson’s Bad Advice for Ashton Kutcher

Hollywood's King of Philanthropy does a disservice to his celebrity clients.

Neilson.

?In numerous tweets blasting Village Voice Media, Ashton Kutcher never once mentioned

?In numerous tweets blasting Village Voice Media, Ashton Kutcher never once mentioned shelter and counseling for underage prostitutes.Our cover story this week on human trafficking… Continue reading

Trevor Neilson, Hollywood’s King of Philanthropy, deserves credit for one thing: According

Trevor Neilson, Hollywood's King of Philanthropy, deserves credit for one thing: According to Mayor Mike McGinn, it was this Neilson Tweet that prompted today's press… Continue reading

Professional doofus Ashton Kutcher and his wife Demi Moore recently decided that

Professional doofus Ashton Kutcher and his wife Demi Moore recently decided that ending underage sex trafficking was a cause celebre worthy of their combined celebrity.… Continue reading

The dirty truth about extortion is that it works. And nowhere is

The dirty truth about extortion is that it works. And nowhere is that truth more evident than in the saga of the Space Needle and… Continue reading

Last night, while walking to my local Grocery Outlet to get some

Last night, while walking to my local Grocery Outlet to get some cheap wine, I saw a man stapling something to a telephone pole. My… Continue reading

Hey Duff :Here is a list of things wrong with my life:1.

Hey Duff :Here is a list of things wrong with my life:1. I was born in the wrong year because I don't care about any… Continue reading

Homewrecker

Homewrecker

The unbelievable past of the area's most feared tenant.

Homewrecker

In a perfect world, only a few dedicated political junkies outside of

In a perfect world, only a few dedicated political junkies outside of Ohio would know the name Dennis Kucinich. The west side of Cleveland, which… Continue reading

Greentenders

Greentenders

In honor of Earth Day, here are seven classic cases of ecohypocrisy.

Greentenders

Look how scruffy!The Dinner: A pint of oatmeal stout and a salmon

Look how scruffy!The Dinner: A pint of oatmeal stout and a salmon plate at Collins Pub (526 Second Ave.)The Movie:Limitless at the downtown Regal Meridian… Continue reading

My Dad the Drug Dealer

A father's connection to recently deceased LSD king Owsley Stanley.

Matthew WilliamsBack in December I profiled Robert Gagno, a 22-year-old autistic savant

Matthew WilliamsBack in December I profiled Robert Gagno, a 22-year-old autistic savant and the top-ranked pinball player in Canada. At the time, Robert and his… Continue reading

Mayor Mike McGinn thinks more Seattle cops should live in Seattle. “It’s

Mayor Mike McGinn thinks more Seattle cops should live in Seattle. "It's hard to have a good local police force if the police aren't local,"… Continue reading

Liquor Board to Bars: No Nukes

Liquor Board to Bars: No Nukes

The state closes a microwave-meal loophole.

Liquor Board to Bars: No Nukes

A decade ago, the Washington State Liquor Control Board loosened its belt

A decade ago, the Washington State Liquor Control Board loosened its belt and a couple hundred bars posing as restaurants tumbled out of its pants… Continue reading

Men who aren’t in jail have a hard-enough time finding women to

Men who aren't in jail have a hard-enough time finding women to love them. So you'd think it'd be even harder to find that special… Continue reading

Lawrence Williams: No Romeo

Lawrence Williams: No Romeo

McNeil Island's most eligible predator and the women whose lives he ruined.

Lawrence Williams: No Romeo

The good news: Kiplinger magazine thinks that despite “painful, ongoing budget cuts,”

The good news: Kiplinger magazine thinks that despite "painful, ongoing budget cuts," the University of Washington is still the 10th best value in the country… Continue reading