This week, Goldy officially comes on board in the news section with an excellent piece in print (similar to a blog, but on flattened puree of tree) about those red counties that take more state money than they contribute while voting against the very tax increases that would save their ass. But blue counties, like populous King County, pay more than their fair share and are willing to pay more. That is, we're happy to help out the needy welfare queens in Eastern Washington. Read the ENTIRE, DAMN-FINE THING.

And ahoy, Goldy!