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SECB Endorsement for the 2017 Primary Election, Council Position 8: Jon Grant

32 minutes agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

by Stranger Election Control Board Jon Grant Nate Gowdy Check out The Stranger's full list of endorsements for the August 1, 2017, Primary Election here. AIR HORN! Tim Burgess! Is leaving! The! City! Council!!!!!!!!!!!!!! A former cop...Show More Summary

Who Said It: Anthony Scaramucci or Tommy from Goodfellas?

58 minutes agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

by Steven Hsieh GETTY / CHIP SOMODEVILLA, Goodfellas Newly-installed White House communications director Anthony Scaramucci talks like someone shoved a Martin Scorcese script up his ass. Case-in-point: This remarkable rant dictated to the New Yorker's Ryan Lizza last night. Show More Summary

US Admiral Wants World to Know He Would Follow to the Letter a Nuclear-Strike Order from Crazy Trump

59 minutes agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

by Charles Mudede Real news! Charles Mudede If President Donald Trump ordered the U.S. Pacific Fleet commander, Adm. Scott Swift, to bomb China with nuclear weapons, he would do it in a heartbeat. He said this during an Australian National University security conference and it freaked out lots of people. Show More Summary

Culture News: Lane 1974 Goes Global, NYT Book Critic Steps Down, The Frye's New Curator Steps Up

1 hour agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

by Rich Smith Seattle director SJ Chiro is probably pretty happy that the film she worked on forever is getting so much attention. Lane 1974 Lane 1974 Scores Distributor with World-Wide Reach: The feature film—which was set in Northern...Show More Summary

Bookstore Bar 86es Another Chef

Sous chef Charlotte Glaves says she’s searching for her own space now A month after chef Eric Rivera left Bookstore Bar and Cafe, sous chef Charlotte Graves, who was running the kitchen during parent company Kimpton Hotels’ search for a new executive chef, has also departed. Show More Summary

Seattle Food News: Kyoto Style Ramen at Tentenyu, Brunch at L'Oursin, a West Seattle Pizza Bar, and More!

1 hour agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

by Tobias Coughlin-Bogue Tentenyu ramen: There's layers to this shit. Layers of pork, that is. TCB Tentenyu Opens on Belmont Avenue Capitol Hill has a new ramen joint, Tentenyu, and I can report first hand that it is good. I stoppedShow More Summary

Can They Really Do That? Daylighting Police Union Negotiations

2 hours agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

by Steven Hsieh Mike Force This is the first installment of a new, irregular series called Can They Really Do That? Follow along as Stranger reporters (mostly Heidi Groover) pick apart the ins and outs of policy proposals. We'll look at the background and stakeholders behind Seattle politicians' biggest ideas. Show More Summary

Savage Love Letter of the Day: Reader Advice Round-up

2 hours agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

by Dan Savage This week in the world: It's 2004 again. Republicans have always thought Obamacare repeal was a long con. Even the Pentagon is confused by Trump. Seattle college campuses are "voting desserts." This week from letter-writers:...Show More Summary

Seattle Is the Second-Most Desirable City for Chinese Millionaires

3 hours agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

by Charles Mudede NEXUS: "382 high-tech, high-rise condominiums priced from below $500,000 to more than $3,000,000." Charles Mudede The first part of Gene Balk's story, "Chinese millionaires pick Seattle as No. 2 place in the world to live, survey shows," concerns a yearly survey conducted by Shanghai-based Hurun Research. Show More Summary

Man Who Sued Ed Murray for Alleged Sexual Abuse Claims Murray Defamed Him

4 hours agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

by Heidi Groover A man who says Mayor Ed Murray sexually abused him in the 1980s now says Murray and his legal team have defamed him. Kelly O Delvonn Heckard, the man who sued Mayor Ed Murray for allegedly sexually abusing him in the 1980s, has now filed a claim with the city clerk saying Murray defamed him. Show More Summary

The Problem with Jezebel's '150 Worst Albums Made by Men' List

4 hours agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

There is not enough space to list all of the painfully bad albums made by male musicians over the years. by Amber Cortes Smash Mouth - it was so hard to pick just one album! MICHAEL TULLBERG VIA GETTY IMAGES [The following post may be construed as womansplaining, but do know that I was spurred to write it after being convinced to by my boyfriend. Show More Summary

“They Haven’t Done Anything”: Despite City Inspection, Tenants Still Living with Roaches, Mold, Broken Doors

5 hours agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

by Heidi Groover Conditions at an apartment building on Rainier Avenue South, as of this week. HG/Washington CAN It’s been more than a month since Maria Angeles, who lives with her family in a South Seattle apartment building, went before the city council pleading for attention to their living conditions. Show More Summary

17 Essential Seattle Bars

A cross-section of must-visit watering holes With the abundance and variety of bars in Seattle, there's no excuse ever to go thirsty here — but when trying to share the greatest spots with friends and visitors, where should locals even...Show More Summary

The Problem with NPR's 150 Greatest Albums Made by Women List

6 hours agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

by Dave Segal NPR ignored funk dynamo Betty Davis, and that's not right. Light in the Attic Records [The following post may be construed as mansplaining, but do know that I was spurred to write it after being prodded by a woman DJ/producer from Seattle. Show More Summary

The Morning News: Jeff Bezos is the Richest Tech Bro in Seattle, Trump Administration Takes Another Swipe at LGBTQ Folks

6 hours agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

by Ana Sofia Knauf This asshole again. ALEX WONG / GETTY U.S. Department of Justice Argues That Civil Rights Law Doesn't Protect LGBTQ+ Employees from Discrimination: Jesus Christ. "In an amicus brief filed at the US Court of Appeals...Show More Summary

James Cordon Has a Song In His Heart for LGBT Troops

7 hours agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

by Dan Savage Corden's team pulled this charming number together in a single day. Nice job! [ Comment on this story ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]

Who is Lisa Frank...

14 hours agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

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20 New Seattle Restaurants to Try That Opened in July

22 hours agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

by Stranger Things To Do Staff Tankard & Tun is Pike Brewing's newest adjoining restaurant and oyster bar, complete with a brew deck and an expanded fermentation cellar. Pike Brewing Co July is almost over, and Seattle has plenty of new restaurants to show for it. Show More Summary

Girls Trip Review: A Turnt-Up Celebration of Black Womanhood

by Jenni Moore Girls Trip doubles as a $19-million ad for the Essence Festival (I’ll be attending next year), but I was pleased that the comedy isn’t just a Black woman’s rendition of The Hangover, and nor does it contort itself into...Show More Summary

SECB Endorsements for the 2017 Primary Election: King County Proposition No. 1—Approved

by Stranger Election Control Board Remember the zoo? Vote yes on Proposition No. 1. JEREMY DWYER-LINDGREN/WOODLAND PARK ZOO This is a small tax that will send low-income kids to see plays, museums, and baby giraffes. It's also a tax for arts and science programs in schools. Show More Summary

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