Caleb Hannan

Roughly a year ago, when rumors first started swirling that Pete Carroll

Roughly a year ago, when rumors first started swirling that Pete Carroll would soon be named coach of the Seattle Seahawks, my boss Mike Seely… Continue reading

Rage Against the Vaccine

The Waldorf School makes no apologies for its dubiously low immunization rate.

Locking up rapists, wife-beaters, and murderers takes a lot of time, a

Locking up rapists, wife-beaters, and murderers takes a lot of time, a lot of effort, and a lot of taxpayer money. In the past year,… Continue reading

Yesterday the British Medical Journal hammered home the proverbial final nail in

Yesterday the British Medical Journal hammered home the proverbial final nail in Andrew Wakefield's coffin. Wakefield is the former doctor whose infamous 1998 study linking… Continue reading

Larry Davis and Alan Northrop each spent more than 15 years behind

Larry Davis and Alan Northrop each spent more than 15 years behind bars after a blindfolded rape victim in Clark County wrongly identified them as… Continue reading

The Seahawks Are Historically Bad

The Seahawks Are Historically Bad

They're not just awful for a playoff team; they're awful, period.

The Seahawks Are Historically Bad

By now you probably know that by winning last night’s who-wants-it-less-fest against

By now you probably know that by winning last night's who-wants-it-less-fest against the St. Louis Rams, the 7-9 Seattle Seahawks are the first NFL team… Continue reading

Earlier this year, a football agent confessed to Sports Illustrated that he’d

Earlier this year, a football agent confessed to Sports Illustrated that he'd once showered Washington State's Ryan Leaf with money, girls and lavish trips in… Continue reading

Yesterday we gave you the Seven Worst Days for Seattle Sports in

Yesterday we gave you the Seven Worst Days for Seattle Sports in 2010, a list that was unsurprisingly top heavy with Mariners misadventures. Today we… Continue reading

Every year Seattle gets editorially fellated for having some of the smartest

Every year Seattle gets editorially fellated for having some of the smartest citizens in the country. But while Forbes and other national magazines focus on… Continue reading

Last week’s cover story on 22-year-old autistic savant Robert Gagno left off

Last week's cover story on 22-year-old autistic savant Robert Gagno left off with the " 'Rain Main' of pinball" ranked as the second-best player in… Continue reading

The Art of War

The Art of War

Seattle's Art Institute rakes in federal cash from the GI Bill.

The Art of War

Washington State Department of Veteran AffairsHeidi Audette, communications360.791.8966heidia@dva.wa.gov

Washington State Department of Veteran AffairsHeidi Audette, communications360.791.8966heidia@dva.wa.gov… Continue reading

Watchdog nonprofit ProPublica recently released a list of the past year’s top

Watchdog nonprofit ProPublica recently released a list of the past year's top 500 recipients of post-9/11 GI Bill money. So where are Washington's military members… Continue reading

The members of the Seattle Pinball League are a tribe. They play

The members of the Seattle Pinball League are a tribe. They play together, drink together, occasionally partner up and generally look out for each other.… Continue reading

As the co-founder of Intellectual Ventures, the patent-hoarding Bellevue firm he started

As the co-founder of Intellectual Ventures, the patent-hoarding Bellevue firm he started in 2000 after leaving Microsoft nearly a billion dollars richer, Nathan Myhrvold has… Continue reading

On Saturday, The Seattle Times ran a a front-page story detailing the

On Saturday, The Seattle Times ran a a front-page story detailing the many failures of Washington's new computer system for processing Medicaid payments. The article… Continue reading

This week’s cover story is a profile of Robert Gagno, a 22-year-old

This week's cover story is a profile of Robert Gagno, a 22-year-old autistic savant from Vancouver, B.C. who's one of the best pinball players in… Continue reading

Gagno, assuming a familiar position.

Meet Robert Gagno, The Rain Man of Pinball

A 22-year-old autistic prodigy has become one of the top-ranked players in the world—and left competitors wondering about his luck.

Gagno, assuming a familiar position.

Seattle’s Basketball Name Game

We could do worse than "Hornets."