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Poll: Which Fast Food Beauty Product Would You Prefer Over KFC's Fried-Chicken Sunscreen?

4 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

by Jennifer Campbell So KFC made a sunscreen or something? The fried chicken chain announced today that they'd created an apparently real, limited-edition SPF 30 sunscreen that blocks harmful UV rays while allowing you to smell likeShow More Summary

2016 Stranger Genius Award Nominee...

4 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

Meet 2016 Stranger Genius Award Nominee That'swhatshesaid by Rich Smith B ack in February, the audience members who crammed into the 50-seat theater at Gay City on Pike Street to watch That'swhatshesaid didn't have any idea what they were in for. Show More Summary

Mayor Convenes Homelessness Task Force; Won't Stop Problematic Encampment Sweeps

4 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

by Heidi Groover The city continues to sweep homeless encampments, forcing people living on the street to move elsewhere and, in some cases, trashing their tents and other belongings. Ansel Herz In an end-of-day press release Friday,...Show More Summary

John Oliver Shows How Charter Schools Fail Kids

4 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

by Ansel Herz Do you want your schools run like businesses? Monkey Business Images/Shutterstock Absent the most stringent regulations, charter schools suck, objectively. This is John Oliver's point in last night's episode of Last Week...Show More Summary

Food News: Boom Noodle Closes, Smith Tower Gets a Swanky New Bar, and Zaccagni's Moves Downtown

4 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

by Tobias Coughlin-Bogue No longer open for business. Christopher Frizzelle Boom Noodle Joins the List of Capitol Hill Restaurant Casualties According to a sign that went up in Boom Noodle's windows a few days ago: "it saddens us toShow More Summary

Ryan Lochte Clusterfuck Costs Him His Speedo Sponsorship

4 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

by Jennifer Campbell Ryan Lochte is getting a kick in the wallet for his story about a gunpoint robbery in Rio last weekend, a tale he admitted to Matt Lauer he "over-exaggerated." Speedo announced they were dropping the swimmer andShow More Summary

The 39 Best Concerts to See in Seattle This Week

4 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

Our Music Critics' Picks For August 22-28 by Stranger Things To Do Staff If you're reading this, it means you've survived last week's heat wave and you're ready to emerge into the light of day and see some excellent local music. Good...Show More Summary

There's a Chance More People Are Reading This Than Saw Roadies Episode 9: The Corporate Gig

4 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

by Megan Koester "No, I wasn't reading Megan Koester's Roadies recaps! I was masturbating, I swear!" Courtesy Showtime After a Sunday afternoon spent restlessly praying for sleep, I open my eyes. My alarm is ringing; it is 6PM Pacific Standard Time. Show More Summary

SL Letter of the Day: One and Done?

4 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

by Dan Savage Originally posted on December 3, 2014. This girl just hit a bump with her boyfriend. I offered to do something he secretly wanted to try, and he said, "Urinate on me." I get the fantasy—surrender, being marked, the naughtiness. Show More Summary

Donald Trump Insists He's "Not Flip-Flopping" On How He Will Screw Over 11 Million Undocumented Workers in the U.S.

4 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

by Christopher Frizzelle But not to worry, Trump supporters. You still have on your side a 12-year-old running a campaign office in Colorado and a terrifying Christian woman who equates voting for Hillary to voting for "death." Joseph...Show More Summary

Free Will Astrology

4 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

For the Week of August 24 by Rob Brezsny ARIES (March 21–April 19): In the coming weeks, I hope you won't scream curses at the rain, demanding that it stop falling on you. Similarly, I suggest you refrain from punching walls that seem to be hemming you in, and I beg you not to spit into the wind when it's blowing in your face. Show More Summary

We Ask 15 People at Hempfest: How High Are You?

4 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

by Jennifer Campbell For the 25th Anniversary of Seattle’s Hempfest, we sent photographer Kelly O down to the waterfront to ask festival-goers this hard hitting question: How high are you? This Dude With a Big-Ass Bong “Well, I’m ALMOST...Show More Summary

I Braved Scorching Heat to Talk to High People at the 25th Annual Hempfest

5 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

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Clean Your Bong

5 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

Rescheduling: The Boring-Sounding Game Changer by David Schmader O H MY GOD, did you hear about Malia Obama? Turns out the 18-year-old first daughter attended a Lollapalooza show where she was photographed smoking what appears to be a marijuana cigarette! Also, ZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZ. To be fair, the story is not without its juicy elements. Show More Summary

The Morning News: Seattle's Only Swimming Hole for Dogs, a Water Park Tragedy, and Southern Floods

5 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

by Ana Sofia Knauf "What do you mean I can't go to the beach?" MIKKEL BIGANDT/ SHUTTERSTOCK Where Can Seattleites Take Their Beloved Pooches for a Swim? While we might have access to the city's best secret (er, not-so-secret-anymore) beaches, Fluffy and Fido, per Seattle Parks regulations, can only take a dip at Magnuson Park. Show More Summary

Your Weekly Roundup: Naked Trump, Famous Art, and a Fancy Police Station Come to Seattle

6 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

by Jessica Fu Your roundup of this week’s most widely-read, shared, and discussed stories. Yayoi Kusama's Souls of Millions of Light Years, coming to Seattle next summer. Courtesy of the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden • Hold on to your Instagram accounts: Seattle Art Museum is bringing Yayoi Kusama's famous Infinity Mirrors to town. Show More Summary

It's (Finally) Hot Out. Read Our Guide to Secret Beaches

by Tricia Romano Last year, our resident Pulitzer Prize winner Eli Sanders did the hard, arduous, grueling, awful, terrible work of investigating all the awesome secret beaches Seattle has to offer. You're probably sitting in your hot,...Show More Summary

On the Eve of the November Election, Southside with You Is the Story America Needs to Be Told

On the Eve of the November Election, Southside with You Is the Story America Needs to Be Told by Sydney Brownstone T here's only one way you hold a nation as big and diverse as the United States together, and it's not with Congress, or even with the electoral college. Show More Summary

EOD: Everything As Fuck

by Ian Karmel For EOD today, we thought we'd introduce you to the wonder that is Everything As Fuck, Ian Karmel's weekly column in our sister paper, the Portland Mercury. Today, Karmel explains popular culture things to you. That's it for this week, and remember: EOD=End of Day. Show More Summary

Today in Stupid: Ivanka Trump's Share How To Survive Working For Free For Ivanka Trump

by Jennifer Campbell How to make it work as an unpaid intern: https://t.co/pwMIYWh4kw #nomoneynoproblems #interntips #internships pic.twitter.com/BRoWuO6bq7 — Ivanka Trump (@IvankaTrump) August 18, 2016 Interns of the world, have you...Show More Summary

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