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These New Jeff Rosenstock Songs Will Make it Feel Just Like Summer

last monthUnited States / Seattle : Slog

Sure, technically spring hasn't even started yet, but who's ready for summer!? ME! I am! And so is former Bomb the Music Industry singer Jeff Rosenstock, who just posted a few bonus solo songs to accompany last year's (great) songs "Teenager"...Show More Summary

Council to Vote Today on Taxi and "Ride Share" Regulations; Will Lyft and Uber Lobbying Pay Off?

2 months agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

Gotta give Uber and Lyft credit. In addition to providing a great service (and I don't dispute that in most cases the customer experience is clearly superior to that offered by traditional taxis), they've also put together a top-notch...Show More Summary

Anti-$15 an Hour Minimum Wage Lobbyist: "I Don't Think Anybody Can Argue" that $9 an Hour Is a Living Wage

6 months agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

Don Stark is a partner at Smith & Stark, the Seattle based lobbying firm to which the No campaign fighting SeaTac's $15 an hour minimum wage initiative has paid $45,000 for "research." This is his job—opposing a $15 an hour minimum wage. So...Show More Summary

Charles Ramsey Not Only Made TV History With the Greatest Interview in Living Memory...

11 months agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

Dan posted the must-watch interview ("I barbecued with this dude... We eat ribs and listen to salsa."), now listen to the 9/11 call. RAW 911 CALL: Charles Ramsey rescued Cleveland... by newsbreaker Ramsey is an American natural. [ Comment on this story ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]

Seattle Times Realizes Microsoft’s Running the Legislature

12 months agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

This guest post is by Jeff Reifman, a Seattle-based technology consultant, writer, and activist. He’s also an eight-year Microsoft employee. Royalty taxes received by Washington State (blue) vs. what Microsoft should have paid (red) Generally,...Show More Summary

SL Letter of the Day: Gay Slaves, Power Bottoms, and Bonus Advice

Can the Master in a gay BDSM encounter bottom during anal? I'm having a little disagreement with some friends about this. I'm not into BDSM but I like to take charge during sex. I could be top or bottom in a particular encounter, but I'm always the dominant one regardless. Show More Summary

The Interview with SAM's New Director: Hear Kimerly Rorschach for Yourself

Kimerly Rorschach loves this Thomas Gainsborough painting, which is coming to SAM next month. And this other portrait, at left (photo by Robert Wade), is Kimerly Rorschach posing with a painting from the Ancestral Modern show of Australian aboriginal art at SAM last year. Show More Summary

The Benediction That Wasn't

The crew running Obama's inauguration invited an evangelical preacher to give the benediction at his second inauguration and... it turns out that the guy gave a blistering anti-gay sermon that popped right up when you Googled him. So the gays, still annoyed about the anti-gay preacher who gave the benediction at Obama's first inauguration, blew up. Show More Summary

Once Tom Carr Called Me Up to Shout at Me

This year, to raise money for Northwest Harvest, current and former Stranger staffers are telling stories about times people have called us up to shout at us. SO WITH NO FURTHER ADO IT'S... A few years ago, I was covering a fiasco involving the Faire Gallery and former City Attorney Tom Carr. Show More Summary

Senator Called "Liberal Douchebag" for Helping "Wetbacks" Go to School

State senator Ed Murray from Seattle got a call the other a day. A man had apparently read this Seattle Times article that said Murray intends to sponsor legislation "that would open state-funded college aid to low-income graduates of...Show More Summary

Savage Love Episode 312

An autistic virgin woman wants to get into the swinging lifestyle. Should she get sterilized now, or kick that can down the road? During a fight with his ex-girlfriend, a big man discovered that he likes getting slapped around a bit....Show More Summary

Savage Love Episode 311

Paging Miss Manners! A man's mother detests his wife's mother so much, that she wants to exclude her from the baby shower. How can he tip-toe his way through this field of turds? A woman very much wants to pursue amorous relations with a hot fireman. Show More Summary

Savage Love Episode 309

Ah, the sex toy double standard. He doesn't mind her vibrator, but she feels threatened by his Fleshlight. Is it reasonable to be in favor of gay rights but be against gay marriage for religious reasons? Open marriage: Is it bad forShow More Summary

Savage Love Episode 307

When you're an 18 year-old homo living in the South, and your mother is a conservative Christian pastor, how on earth do you come out? Oooooh, how tantalizing! A famous comedian is maybe cheating on his wife based on dubious hearsay! We all know that gays should come out as soon as it's safe for them to do so. Show More Summary

Savage Love Episode 305

It's the One-Minute Wonders show! All questions less than a minute! Fast! Topics: Prostate massage, kinky punishment, kiss-o-phobes, deep throat breath play, uncut blowjobs, yucky facials, double penetration and so much more. You can do it too. 206-201-2720 This episode is brought to you by Audible. Show More Summary

Savage Love Episode 303

Meet the Savages! This week, in deepest, darkest Iowa, Dan sat down with his sister and two brothers to discuss strippers, the word "vagina," and good ol’ fashioned dog-fucking, among other things. Just like you do with your family, right? 206-201-2720 This podcast is brought to you by Show More Summary

Savage Love Episode 301

Isn't it sad when your kink makes you sad? A woman who likes (and even needs) to be cuckolded wishes her kink wasn't all about her own humiliation. In another call of cuckolding weirdness, a woman's boyfriend wants her to sleep with her fuck-buddy while he hides in the closet and watches. Show More Summary

Savage Love Episode 299

A man's boyfriend's super-hot ex-lover is coming back to town. Should he feel jealous and insecure when they go out for drinks, or start scheming to make a three-way happen? A man got dumped by his girlfriend. He demanded that she submit an explanation in writing. Show More Summary

Savage Love Episode 297

Do you know what a "'bater" is? A 'bater only wants to masturbate. No sex. Now, now would a relationship between a 'bater and a sex-loving fella work out, you think? A bride-to-be enlists Dan's advice on how to bring her rape fantasy to life on their honeymoon. A woman has sex-crippling vaginal pain. Show More Summary

Savage Love Episode 294

Isn't it sad when a lady can't come? Hear two tales of ladies who can't come with another person involved, and Dan's elegant solutions. You know what else is sad? When a man can't get horny. That's sad. Maybe he just needs rest and a...Show More Summary

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