Damon Agnos

Departure of the Sonics notwithstanding, pro hoops in Seattle has been looking

Departure of the Sonics notwithstanding, pro hoops in Seattle has been looking up lately. The city's remaining professional basketball team--the beloved Storm--have the WNBA's third-best… Continue reading

It was a noble effort, but our petition repurposing couldn’t keep the

It was a noble effort, but our petition repurposing couldn't keep the measure off the ballotWith a large majority of Washingtonians supporting separate-but-(not quite) equal-to-marriage… Continue reading

The crimes that don’t happen are often more fun than the crimes

The crimes that don't happen are often more fun than the crimes that do. (Note to young readers: Crime isn't fun. And it doesn't pay.… Continue reading

Today’s Seattle Times brings another example of someone who didn’t need to

Today's Seattle Times brings another example of someone who didn't need to be busted for weed. Here's the headline:After pulling the woman over, the State… Continue reading

When the zoo sends you up shit creek, at least they provide

When the zoo sends you up shit creek, at least they provide the paddleSummer ain't over yet, but it's close, as evidences by the shorter… Continue reading

A couple weeks ago, we pointed to the dwindling value of treasure

A couple weeks ago, we pointed to the dwindling value of treasure hunt treasures as a sign of the bad economic times. (Particularly, the treasure… Continue reading

At this point, it’s pretty much the aerospace giant that cried wolf,

At this point, it's pretty much the aerospace giant that cried wolf, but despite false-starting more frequently than teenage boys on prom night, Boeing says… Continue reading

Earlier this week, Susan Hutchison made a big show of challenging Dow

Earlier this week, Susan Hutchison made a big show of challenging Dow Constantine (seen here with the Mariner Moose) to a series of televised debates,… Continue reading

In fact, they won’t be using any kind of personal electronic device

In fact, they won't be using any kind of personal electronic device (PED), which includes phones and MP3 players. The same day the report on… Continue reading

Just after Dow Constantine and Susan Hutchison set their first debate, Mike

Just after Dow Constantine and Susan Hutchison set their first debate, Mike McGinn sent out a press release announcing he's accepted three television stations' invitations… Continue reading

Last week, Laura Onstot called Dorsol Plants “the other incredibly effective low(er)

Last week, Laura Onstot called Dorsol Plants "the other incredibly effective low(er) budget candidate." At only 24-years-old, and with just a few thousand dollars in… Continue reading

Taken at the Mukilteo waterfront Ivar’s by Lori Paulson, and appropriate for

Taken at the Mukilteo waterfront Ivar's by Lori Paulson, and appropriate for a day with a predicted high of 86 degrees. See more great photos… Continue reading

A few weeks ago, Vernal Coleman noted that King County loves its

A few weeks ago, Vernal Coleman noted that King County loves its painkillers--in fact, they're the leading cause of drug-related death here. (We also learned… Continue reading

Beacon Hill burglars, letting themselves out.Remember when home invaders would smash a

Beacon Hill burglars, letting themselves out.Remember when home invaders would smash a window, get their loot, and exit through a door, courteously limiting the damage… Continue reading

Feel free to add labor contract brinkmanship to the endless, Sisyphian saga

Feel free to add labor contract brinkmanship to the endless, Sisyphian saga of the Dreamliner. As expected, Boeing's applying for a permit to open a… Continue reading

Photo by eyewindows, her second Photo of the Day this week–a rare

Photo by eyewindows, her second Photo of the Day this week--a rare honor, but a deserved one. See more and add your own in the… Continue reading

Click to enlarge12th and Madison has recently seen the arrival of Trace

Click to enlarge12th and Madison has recently seen the arrival of Trace Lofts and the revival of the Pony Bar, and there's another residential development… Continue reading

It’s like Where’s Waldo?, only featuring bad decisions instead of Waldo. Check

It's like Where's Waldo?, only featuring bad decisions instead of Waldo. Check out the pictures from the English and Polish versions of this Microsoft page… Continue reading

Jeff B. brandishes the (endangered?) deviceCould the Kindle be in trouble? Sony

Jeff B. brandishes the (endangered?) deviceCould the Kindle be in trouble? Sony released the third of its Kindle-challenging readers today, a $399, 7-inch wireless device… Continue reading

Nice work, SeattleKing County just sent its daily election results update, and

Nice work, SeattleKing County just sent its daily election results update, and the return of ballots has slowed considerably. Today's count covered just 2,770 mailed… Continue reading