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  • Oct 9, 2006

What’s Jan’s plan?

By the time you read this column, City Council member Jan Drago may be a candidate for mayor.A Drago run would add a viable female… Continue reading

What’s That Sound?

Think you've heard it all? Guess again.

What’s the beef?

Mayor Paul Schell's effort to trim city ethics regulations continues, but backers of a less constrained city workforce still haven't cited a single case proving… Continue reading

What’s the Frequency, Mary?

Nov. 16-22, 2005

What’s Wrong in Shoreline?

The city really wants to let a developer build, despite environmental concerns.

What’s Wrong with Channel 9?

Big ambitions, expanding overhead, shrinking local programming . . . does Channel 9 know what it's doing?

What’s Wrong With This Picture?

Hint: Rumsfeld speaks Fantasy Rumsfeldian.

Whatcha Gonna Do?

Some of my straight female friends say they like to date a "bad boy," but no one can explain what it means. Is a criminal… Continue reading

Whatever Happened to ‘Hippie Bitch’ Forman?

A where-are-they-now guide to some key WTO players.

Whatever Suits You

Seattle's hottest swimwear makes a splash.

When Attorneys Attack

Another Seattle nightclub owner dodges bullets—and then the crossfire of rival gangs of lawyers.

When cards come collecting

How Safeway's new discount cards can be used against you.

When Cops Have No Names

Civilian oversight is handcuffed.

When did we all become women?

Critics of feminism once predicted it would masculinize women. Guess what: It's done the opposite. And by the way—Nice pants, guy.

When Freedom Is Academic

The postcolonial U.S. Congress wants a say in the curricula of postcolonial studies.

When Incompetence Rules

One of the most basic things we've learned from the flooding of New Orleans is that a generation of politicians ideologically hostile to government's very… Continue reading

When it comes to promoting tourism, Seattle has always lazily left the

When it comes to promoting tourism, Seattle has always lazily left the heavy lifting to Mount Rainier, Puget Sound, and the Space Needle, smugly confident… Continue reading

When It Doesn’t Add Up

While no one has documented a plot to manipulate results, voting systems deserve closer scrutiny.

When It Rains, There Are Pores

The state orders billionaire Paul Allen to fix the many leaks in Seahawks Stadium—or else.