The Alaskan Way Viaduct, Seattle's elevated, crumbling waterfront freeway.

Twenty Years of Neglect

Remarkably, last month, our Legislature passed a transportation bill, a long-stalled package that will provide for money to replace the Alaskan Way Viaduct and the… Continue reading

The Alaskan Way Viaduct, Seattle's elevated, crumbling waterfront freeway.
Twice-Tolled Tales

Twice-Tolled Tales

THE DIRTY LITTLE secret and the bright, shining hope of the upcoming crop of transportation measures is—pardon me while I say the word—tolls. The dirty… Continue reading

Twice-Tolled Tales

Two Cops Sue the Sheriff

Dave Reichert, now in Congress, also is among the defendants.

Two down, 10,000 to go

Two down, 10,000 to go

If you want a fat-laden, rain forest-chomping McBurger, you still won't be able to get it in the International District, thanks to a valiant culinary… Continue reading

Two down, 10,000 to go
Sides of beef await cutting at the Washington Beef slaughterhouse in Toppenish, Yakima County.

Two Sides of Beef

From a slaughterhouse to a vegan house, a carnivore seeks the middle path to ethical eating.

Sides of beef await cutting at the Washington Beef slaughterhouse in Toppenish, Yakima County.
Two Views of 9/11

Two Views of 9/11

Whose conspiracy theory to believe: the official one, involving Ahmed Ressam, or those of possible crackpots?

Two Views of 9/11
Tom Carr

Two views, one job

Edsonya Charles and Tom Carr compete to be city attorney.

Tom Carr

Two Years, No Answers

Meanwhile, Bush has exploited the memory of 9/11 victims at every turn.

Typhoid Danny (Gary Bauer isn't the only one to suffer the ill effects of Dan Savage.)

Typhoid Danny (Gary Bauer isn’t the only one to suffer the ill effects of Dan Savage.)

HE'S SICK. Now that every major media player in the country has expressed its pious outrage over Dan Savage's caucus shenanigans, we can all agree… Continue reading

Typhoid Danny (Gary Bauer isn't the only one to suffer the ill effects of Dan Savage.)
Tyree Scott: progressive elder.

Tyree Scott, 1940-2003

I KNEW TYREE SCOTT, but this, in itself, was not remarkable. Over a civic history that touched five decades, almost every progressive political activist in… Continue reading

Tyree Scott: progressive elder.

U-G-L-Y! You ain’t got no right to cry!

The yell-leading Amazon.com won't let you hear.

Near Nagoya, the planet's other nations celebrate nature. The U.S. celebrates Benjamin Franklin.

U.S. to Earth: Drop Dead

'Nature's wisdom' is on display at a world's fair in Japan. But Bush's America is not keen on nature, wants to run the world, and hates fairs.

Near Nagoya, the planet's other nations celebrate nature. The U.S. celebrates Benjamin Franklin.

UFOs and Multidimensions

Events of note for the week of May 24-30, 2006.

UFOs coast to coast

UFOs coast to coast

Mike Siegel in alien territory.

UFOs coast to coast
Uh-oh, Cipro

Uh-oh, Cipro

What you don't know about the medicine might hurt you.

Uh-oh, Cipro
Big Time Brewery gets rowdy.

Um, go Dawgs?

Beer and loathing, college-style.

Big Time Brewery gets rowdy.

Un-Happy New Year!

Dear Dategirl,There's something I have to get off my chest once and for all: I'm sick and tired of the idea that people have to… Continue reading

Miller confronts the cameras again at a recent hearing.

Uncivil action

When King County cops brought a TV news crew to Will Miller's arrest, they busted the Fourth Amendment too.

Miller confronts the cameras again at a recent hearing.

Uncivil liberties

While electronic freedom fighters wage battles to protect our access to information on the Internet, who is watching to protect us from harassment by information… Continue reading

Unclean Sweep

Unclean Sweep

I knew Harry Potter was a cheeky bastard; it's the quiet ones that always try to pull the wool over your eyes. Charming little whimsical… Continue reading

Unclean Sweep