Sep 30, 2014 ssmary commented on The Third Person in Line at Uncle Ike's Was a Woman Who's Lived in the Central District for 52 Years.
@5 is right. The shop is on 23rd and Union, and that's the one that has a lot of negative news...23rd and Jackson is the one with the Starbucks.
Sep 26, 2014 ssmary commented on This Morning's Internet Winner.
I really wanted the first section with the grownup owl to be voiced-over with one of Owl's monologues from Winnie the Pooh.
Jul 28, 2014 ssmary commented on I Saw Three Black People in Vienna Today....
The kebab stand on Johannesgasse just off Kaertnerstrasse (next to McDonalds) is amazing, too.
Jul 28, 2014 ssmary commented on I Saw Three Black People in Vienna Today....
@2 has got it right. Get yourself a nice coffee in a legit, old-school Wiener cafe. And know that, in about 2007, there was an under-construction Starbucks in the Innenstadt with a banner proclaiming something like, "Bringing coffee culture back to Vienna".
Jul 3, 2014 ssmary commented on Happy 4th of July! Don't Blow Your Balls Off.
Our half-Canadian household was pleased to hear the young people of the CD celebrating Canada Day on Tuesday with fireworks. And also July 2nd. And June 30th, come to think of it.
Jun 6, 2014 ssmary commented on Police Searching for Man With Gun on Capitol Hill.
The Seattle University public safety emergency response text went out at 12:43. I can't be the only one whose immediate response was to be really worried because of yesterday.
May 29, 2014 ssmary commented on Dear Seattle: Stay Home This Morning, Seriously.
First thought: well, I'm not going downtown, and my bus is a surface street bus.
Second: shit, all the routes are going to be stuck in the backup everywhere they get close to downtown aren't they?
*checks one bus away*
Mar 5, 2014 ssmary commented on Morning News: Too Many Calories, Not Enough Taxes.
Do you think maybe it's a beaver? because I can't think of any kids books which associate otters with dams.
Feb 25, 2014 ssmary commented on Lunchtime Quickie: Germans Make the Best Commercials for Supermarkets.
This video got much better when I read that one of the slang meanings of "geil" is "horny"…