Merchant Seaman
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Jan 12 Merchant Seaman commented on Major Sports-Arena Corporation Considering Constructing a World-Class Facility At KeyArena Site.
@1: The short answer is, because he has the money, and to often when money is at stake ethics take a back seat, think Fanta soda...
Jan 5 Merchant Seaman commented on Link's Ridership Continues to Surge.
Now if we could just get Link to run 24 hours a day
Dec 30, 2016 Merchant Seaman commented on Trump Claims He Made a Foreign-Owned Corporation Return 5000 Jobs to the US.
@10: In what way has Trump made America great again? Why do you feel America is not great now?
Oct 5, 2016 Merchant Seaman commented on Pence Spends Entire Vice Presidential Debate Pretending Trump Doesn't Exist.
Mike Pence pushed for laws that put a woman in prison for 20 years, for having a miscarriage.
Oct 4, 2016 Merchant Seaman commented on The Morning News: Amazon's New Employee Buses, a UW Nobel Win, and Hillary Clinton in Seattle.
@7: The experience in the Bay Area has been that as the tech companies started using their own buses, support for public transit has dropped, less so for MUNI but VTA, SanTrans, and AC Transit have all suffered.
Sep 30, 2016 Merchant Seaman commented on The Morning News: Spaceship Crash-Lands on Comet, Mayor Held Up Work to Bring More Diversity to Seattle Police.
@1&2: Don't be silly,everybody knows it was just time for Chris Carter's lead writer to go home.
Sep 20, 2016 Merchant Seaman commented on The Morning News: #BlockTheBunker Activists Shut Down City Council Meeting, Demand No New Cops or Jails.
@10: Yes because the war on (some) drugs has been so successful so far, just a bit more tax money an we'll be living in utopia.
Sep 19, 2016 Merchant Seaman commented on Spotted: Muslim Jesus Takes the Link Train.
#1: Neither did Christianity.

By the way, you do known(I hope) that the Islamic Faith also has Jesus, right?
Sep 8, 2016 Merchant Seaman commented on As Seattle's Population Grows, Its Greenhouse Emissions Fall.
@#4: You're not even close to being carbon negative
Sep 8, 2016 Merchant Seaman commented on As Seattle's Population Grows, Its Greenhouse Emissions Fall.
This will seem radical for those who believe that history started last year, but almost all privately owned vehicles (and yea that includes bikes) should be banned from city streets, commercial vehicles yes, for hire vehicles should be restricted to specific routes, deliveries to certain hours.

But the city should be mostly for pedestrians.