Mar 16 matt commented on The Guardian: Spokane Is Such a Shithole, College Basketball Is the Only Thing Keeping Everyone There from Committing Suicide.
The Guardian follows up:…

In praise of Spokane, Washington: home of the Zags – and much more besides.
The Guardian’s piece on Spokane earlier this week led to a wave of criticism – but prompted an outpouring of appreciation for all the city has to offer.
Jan 24 matt commented on Seattle Remembers Chris Vandebrooke.
God what sad news.


Art @4 was in Engine Kid with Chris, if y'all didn't know, 1991-1992. They were together again in Fairgrove with Jay Harrison from around 1998 to the mid-00's. He knows what he's talking about.
Nov 30, 2016 matt commented on Bands I Pretended to Like for Boys. Part One: Wilco.
@2 This is opinion writing. Also, you have clearly literally never read the Stranger, or an alt-weekly anywhere, ever, it appears.
May 11, 2016 matt commented on Jon Stewart on Hillary Clinton: "A Very Bright Woman Without the Courage of Her Convictions".
I don't disagree with Jon that on the whole, Hillary does seem awfully slippery and/or lacking in a sense of authenticity.

But still:…
May 10, 2016 matt commented on YACHT the Fuck?! Indie Band's Sex-Tape Hoax Shafts the Media.
Actually you can find the hoax clip on Pornhub, which has no nudity or porn in it, but does have a surprise twist ending. NSFW?
Mar 9, 2016 matt commented on Remembering Aaron Huffman, 1972–2016.
oh. oh what the fuck. what? goddammit.

aaron was an acquaintance at best to me, but what a great man he was. so sad to hear this news.

Jan 6, 2016 matt commented on I Spent the Holidays Listening to Billboard's Top 20 Singles of 2015.
"...the song is a stilted bolus of grandiosity, inspiring more senescence than tumescence, if I may be so bold." You may sir!
Nov 4, 2015 matt commented on New Column!.
Cap Hill?