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Nov 27, 2014 BLUE commented on I, Anonymous.
I used to care more. Now, having a number of acquaintances who work for large retailers and who volunteer to work on holidays to earn double time, I care less.
Mar 4, 2014 BLUE commented on The Coffee Pod People Are Getting Creepier.
What gets me is all the rich fuckers buying their words by the pound at joints like Elliott Bay Books. I get all my words for free right here at the online Stranger and there is zero difference in quality. Honest.
Feb 7, 2014 BLUE commented on UW School of Law Drops Plan For Controversial Prosecution Clinic, For Now.
Nothing like villainizing an institution and occupation to attract the best people. Yay for social justice.
Nov 14, 2013 BLUE commented on New York Booksellers Allegedly Douse Homeless with Sprinklers.
Couldn't they just get 'em a few rooms at the Waldorf?
Nov 12, 2013 BLUE commented on Kshama Sawant: "The eyes of the left, nationally and internationally, are on Seattle.".
Oy. Not even the eyes of Seattle are on Seattle.
Nov 9, 2013 BLUE commented on Sawant Surges in Latest Ballot Drop, SeaTac Prop 1 Bleeding Slows.
"To what degree do our personal opinions cloud our judgement? Yale University researchers have attempted to detect and measure how our political beliefs affect our ability to make rational decisions. The study suggests that our ability to do maths plummets when we are looking at data which clashes with our worldview."…
Nov 9, 2013 BLUE commented on Imaginary Seattle Places High on a Dumb List of Livable Cities.
Don't get out much, eh, Paul? Everything written is correct. Most places rank much worse in every category. Frick, how many thousands a year do you pay for heat?
Nov 7, 2013 BLUE commented on Sawant Says She Could Still Win.
When she puts up bullshit numbers like this it's indicative of all the bullshit numbers she's been spewing the entire election cycle. If only she had math, reason, and evidence on her side.
Nov 1, 2013 BLUE commented on Economist Suggests That Instead of Falling Back This Week, We Kill Daylight Saving Time and Split the Country into Two Time Zones.
Abolish DST. Data does not back up that it does anything desirable.
Nov 1, 2013 BLUE commented on Go Read Kshama Sawant's Reddit AMA.
Read the thread (thanks for the link). Now doubly glad I didn't vote for her. The instructor in economics best answer to criticisms of her rent control proposal is: Oh, MINE will be different from the other failures.