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Watch Donald Trump Debate Reagan and Bush at the 1980 Republican Primary

3 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

by Jennifer Campbell Imagine a world where Donald Trump's promise to build a southern border wall was met with silence, not cheers. Or where the slur of "anchor baby" wouldn't be thrown around by a presidential candidate? The Gregory...Show More Summary

What If Donald Trump Were Gay?

3 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

by Dan Savage Two failed marriages, five children by three different women, multiple bankruptcies, scams (Trump University), ripping people off (contractors and suppliers), bragging about the size of his dick during a nationally televised debate. Show More Summary

Potential Trump News Network Means Trump Might Never Go Away

4 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

by Rich Smith Trump's once and future marks. mikeledray / During the Trump tax release fiasco earlier this month, we were all reminded that Trump is only worth as much as his name. Several recent allegations of sexual...Show More Summary

Put on Audiophile Airs with the First Levitating Turntable

5 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

by Dave Segal You may not want to scratch on this bad boy. mag-lev audio Attention, audiophiles who think they have everything: MAG-LEV Audio is raising funds via Kickstarter to manufacture the first levitating turntable. So what does...Show More Summary

Journalists Had to Defend a Free Press this Week Because Life Is That Bad Right Now

by Rich Smith Aspiring dictators make such weird fashion choices. Windover Way Photography / Popular criticism of the "lamestream media" has morphed into an open distrust of journalism. A healthy amount of skepticism about the profession from critics at both ends of the political spectrum is really useful. Show More Summary

Counterpoint: A Nobel Prize Is the Least of What Bob Dylan is Owed

by Sean Nelson So many Bobs, so few major awards left to give. Michael Wertz I have two defenses of Dylan’s Nobel. One is basically formal, and follows below. The other is temporal (which, as it happens, is also a part of his formalism),...Show More Summary

Bob Dylan Doesn't Deserve the Nobel Prize In Literature and He Shouldn't Want It

by Rich Smith Obama awarding Dylan the Presidential Medal of Freedom for "exceptional meritorious service." Cannot argue with that. Rena Schild / Bob Dylan just won the 2016 Nobel Prize in literature. If you somehowShow More Summary

The Morning News: Former Miss Washington Claims Trump Grabbed Her Ass, A Storm to Remember Is Coming Our Way

by Charles Mudede Before the storm that promises to make history. Charles Mudede The Storm That's Coming Has the Chance of Being Remembered: The reason I moved to Seattle is because this city and its region had no weather. The winters never got very cold, the summers never got very hot, and its storms were mild. Show More Summary

Hillary Clinton Won the Town Hall Debate

by Rich Smith Her performance of restraint was more powerful than his performance of brute strength. Krista Kennell / It's hard to talk about who "won" last night's Town Hall debate at Washington University. To say definitely that Trump won or Clinton won assumes a shared reality. Show More Summary

A Tiny Glimmer of Hope in a Bleak World: A New Randy Newman Song, "Putin"

by Sean Nelson Randy Newman can still crank 'em out. Tae Won Yu If, like every other element of the ongoing international humanitarian crisis that is this presidential election, the brutality of last night's debate has you feeling desperate for a little non-mindless levity, take heart. Show More Summary

Rod Temperton, Writer of Michael Jackson's "Thriller", Has Died

2 weeks agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

by Dave Segal Temperton penned some of Jacko's most beloved songs, including this smooth charmer from Off the Wall.. English composer/keyboardist Rod Temperton passed away last week at the age of 66 after a short battle with cancer.Show More Summary

Savage Love Letter of the Day: A Counterpoint to Last Week's Tweet Storm of Advice for Straight Men

2 weeks agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

by Dan Savage Okay, I get it. You're sick of hearing straight men complain about girls only dating assholes. But I'll tell you a story. Growing up I was a sensitive guy with a lot of female friends—girls would call me up "just to talk." Literally: just to talk. Show More Summary

Netflix's Amanda Knox Leaves People of Color Out of the Story

2 weeks agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

by Charles Mudede In the dusk with Amanda Knox. Netflix On the morning of November 2, 2007, the partially naked and brutally stabbed body of a 21-year-old British student named Meredith Kercher was found in a house she shared with other students in the university town of Perugia, Italy. Show More Summary

Trump's Worst Week Ever

3 weeks agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

by Rich Smith Even Trump's aides have had it up to here with him. JStone / If the timestamps on this morning's tweetstorm are any indication, Trump didn't get much sleep last night. But it's hard to see how he managed to get any sleep at all this whole week. First he loses the presidential debate. Show More Summary

Let's Catch Up With the Woodland Park Zoo's Baby Flamingo

3 weeks agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

by Jennifer Campbell A few weeks ago we introduced you to the Woodland Park Zoo's baby flamingo, who was hatched from an abandoned egg on August 22. The fluffball, last seen toddling around after a zoo trainer, is now doing full-on sprints. Show More Summary

The Morning News: Young Everett Mother Allegedly Dumps Baby in Trash Compactor, Big Tech Wants ST3 to Happen

3 weeks agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

by Charles Mudede Stock market loves Amazon, and Amazon loves ST3. But Seattle is still undecided about Amazon's balls. Charles Mudede Big Tech (Amazon, Microsoft, Vulcan) Giving Big Bucks to ST3 Campaign: This is not surprising. No scrying is needed to see that the popular cities of the future will have advanced systems of public transportation. Show More Summary

There's a Chameleon Living at Gordito's in Greenwood

3 weeks agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

by Jen Graves This new mural on the Gordito's building in Greenwood pictures a Jackson's chameleon, common in Hawaii, where the artist, Oasis, lives in Hilo. The mural was made in collaboration with Graves33 of Seattle. Courtesy of the...Show More Summary

The Best Film Events in Seattle This Fall

3 weeks agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

Picks from Seattle Art and Performance by Julia Raban Find a complete list of film events in Seattle this fall on our Things To Do calendar. THROUGH OCT 1 Local Sightings Khalik Allah, the photographer and filmmaker who directed theShow More Summary

Tricolore at PNB: Athletic, French, Minimal to the Max

3 weeks agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

by Rich Smith Well, I guess the kissing wasn't French. Angela Sterling Pacific Northwest ballet kicked off its fall season with Tricolore, a tripartite ballet featuring two pieces from Benjamin Millepied and one from George Balanchine. Show More Summary

Follow Our Debates Live Slog Right Here, Starting at 6 p.m.

3 weeks agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

Stranger staffers will be live-slogging their analyses, reactions, and an occasional gif. Keep us company—follow along right here. by Stranger Staff MIKE FORCE Tonight is the first presidential debate of the 2016 election. It's Clinton v. Show More Summary

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