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by Jessica Fu Your roundup of this week’s most widely-read, shared, and discussed stories. LILY PADULA • Angela Garbes wrote a stunning piece on miscarriage—rarely a topic of discussion in part due to the discomfort it may evoke. She asks: What...
From: The Stranger | By: Jessica Fu | Saturday, April 30, 2016
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by Dan Savage I just got dumped. The back story, I'm a lesbian in my mid twenties, and I had been seeing this girl for about 10 months. At the beginning of the relationship, she said that while she liked me and wanted to continue seeing me, as a masters...
From: The Stranger | By: Dan Savage | Friday, April 29, 2016
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by Ana Sofia Knauf We'll miss you. Kelly O Sad news, folks: Music venue/art gallery/café/quirky clothing retailer hybrid Cairo announced today that is closing up shop after eight years at it's home on East Summit Avenue and East Mercer Street. Now,...
From: The Stranger | By: Ana Sofia Knauf | Monday, May 2, 2016
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by Ned Lannamann GAMA THRONES!Now that’s what I’m talking about! After a disappointingly sleepy first episode, Game of Thrones’ sixth season kicked into high gear in its second, proving that the HBO series hasn’t exploded on the launchpad since...
From: The Stranger | By: Ned Lannamann | Monday, May 2, 2016
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by Dave Segal Qazi (front and center, holding flower) is dealing with the loss of her most valued possessions. Molly Bauer On April 21, someone broke into Seattle musician Rabia Shaheen Qazi's apartment and stole nearly everything of worth to her: musical...
From: The Stranger | By: Dave Segal | Monday, May 2, 2016
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The Bacon and Beer Classic, First Thursday, A Performance on a Metro Bus, And More Picks For May 2-8 by Stranger Things To Do Staff This week, our arts critics have recommended the best events in every genre—from the Bacon and Beer Classic to...
From: The Stranger | By: Stranger Things To Do Staff | Monday, May 2, 2016
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by Charles Mudede Old forager at the Columbia City Station. Charles Mudede In 2011, the University of Washington Press, in association with UW's Department of Geography, published Seattle Geographies, a collection of essays that explored and explained...
From: The Stranger | By: Charles Mudede | Monday, May 2, 2016
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by Dan Savage Carly Fiorina falls off stage at Ted Cruz's Indiana event https://t.co/skcrLkVXuu pic.twitter.com/J8m3avZYe4— Hollywood Reporter (@THR) May 2, 2016 Usually a bad omen for the candidate, a good one for the country. [ Comment on this story...
From: The Stranger | By: Dan Savage | Monday, May 2, 2016
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by Christopher Frizzelle It happened on Saturday night, and there are some good lines, like: "Eight years ago I said it was time to change the tone of our politics. In hindsight, I clearly should have been more specific." But his jokes had nothing on...
From: The Stranger | By: Christopher Frizzelle | Monday, May 2, 2016
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by Matt Baume John Kasich: Coming in third in a two-man race. Andrew Cline / Shutterstock.com"I don't know how it all works, okay?" said last-placer John Kasich at a campaign appearance that was supposed to demonstrate his mastery over issues facing...
From: The Stranger | By: Matt Baume | Monday, May 2, 2016
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by Sydney Brownstone Republicans aren't the only ones capitalizing on Cinco de Mayo. The 36th District Democrats are also hosting a Cinco de Mayo party with Mayor Ed Murray. City of Seattle/Flickr Last week I published a poster from the South Sound Republicans'...
From: The Stranger | By: Sydney Brownstone | Monday, May 2, 2016
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by Ansel Herz This is disturbing. Iva Barmina/Shutterstock Washington Post: Last year, a Washington Post analysis found that toddlers were finding guns and shooting people at a rate of about one a week. This year, that pace has accelerated. There have...
From: The Stranger | By: Ansel Herz | Monday, May 2, 2016
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by Dan Savage "Nice to see a musical clip on Slog," writes NC, "but I think the movie version of Camelot is one of the most listless films ever made of a Broadway musical. Here’s an altogether more spirited—and beautifully sung—performance of “It’s...
From: The Stranger | By: Dan Savage | Monday, May 2, 2016
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by Heidi Groover McDonald's is running out of ways to try to get out of paying $15 an hour. Working Washington The Associated Press and Reuters are reporting that the Supreme Court has refused to hear a challenge from franchise owners who say Seattle's...
From: The Stranger | By: Heidi Groover | Monday, May 2, 2016
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by Dan Savage GEORGIA: "A South Georgia man is in the Lee County jail on Cobb County child molestation charges. In 2013, Alexander Edwards was arrested for inappropriate Internet conduct with a child. This is his mugshot from that arrest. At the time...
From: The Stranger | By: Dan Savage | Monday, May 2, 2016
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by Ana Sofia Knauf By Sunday evening, arrested nine protesters were arrested and five SPD officers were injured. Anel Herz Yesterday Was May Day: We ran a play-by-play here. Festivities began peacefully, including an El Comite march for immigrant and...
From: The Stranger | By: Ana Sofia Knauf | Monday, May 2, 2016
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by Heidi Groover In an earlier committee vote, Seattle City Council member Sally Bagshaw told her colleagues, "I cannot fathom why we're offering up this street vacation at this time." seattle arena After a split vote in committee, the full Seattle City...
From: The Stranger | By: Heidi Groover | Monday, May 2, 2016
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by Ansel Herz May Day, circa 2013. Ansel Herz ...is happening today on Twitter: Follow me (@ansel) and photographer Alex Garland (@AGarlandPhoto) for the latest. The El Comite march for worker and immigrant rights gets started at 1 p.m. at Judkins Park....
From: The Stranger | By: Ansel Herz | Sunday, May 1, 2016
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From: The Stranger | By: Dan Savage | Sunday, May 1, 2016
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by Ansel Herz A blast ball explodes next to Seattle Times reporter Paige Cornwell, ducking, on the left. Alex Garland Last year, Seattle police were strongly criticized for the indiscriminate use of dozens of blast balls—small grenades that explode...
From: The Stranger | By: Ansel Herz | Saturday, April 30, 2016
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by Vince Mancini In theory, there's nothing wrong with a movie that's a collection of sketches—plenty of great ones are. But of all the sketches collected in Key and Peele's Keanu (which I saw in "in-progress" form at SXSW, though that descriptor...
From: The Stranger | By: Vince Mancini | Friday, April 29, 2016
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by Dan Savage Protestors take over hotel parking lot while #DonaldTrump speaks inside at #CAGOPConvention pic.twitter.com/UaGuFjEAFA— Bob Redell (@BobNBC) April 29, 2016 LATimes: Hundreds of demonstrators filled the street outside the Orange County...
From: The Stranger | By: Dan Savage | Friday, April 29, 2016
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by Stranger Things To Do Staff Don't miss the Taco Libre Truck Showdown on Sunday. Courtesy of Mobile Food Rodeo Procrastinators, rejoice: There are loads of cheap and easy entertainment options for you this weekend, from weed and memoirs with David...
From: The Stranger | By: Stranger Things To Do Staff | Friday, April 29, 2016
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by Christopher Frizzelle .@AllisonBJanneyAKA CJ CreggAKA Bonnie on @MomCBSdrops by the White House press briefing. https://t.co/TK4NJ7TEyM— The White House (@WhiteHouse) April 29, 2016 NPR: The real White House West Wing felt a bit like the fictional...
From: The Stranger | By: Christopher Frizzelle | Friday, April 29, 2016
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by Anonymous STEVEN WEISSMAN Don't eat those. I know they look a delicious golden brown, but you don't want to put one in your mouth. Those only taste good if you have never eaten a hamburger. I know they look like fish sticks, but they're not. They...
From: The Stranger | By: Anonymous | Friday, April 29, 2016
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by Dan Savage O brave new world, that has such assholes in it. Towleroad: A viral video apparently showing a lesbian being kicked out of a women’s bathroom for failing to show I.D. and prove her gender has reignited conversations about the dangers...
From: The Stranger | By: Dan Savage | Friday, April 29, 2016
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