Quick, Look Up "Stuck" in a Thesaurus! A gigantic tunneling machine is stuck under Seattle right now. The state is busy coming up with other, more positive ways to say that the drill is stuck.
New Blood: Mayor-elect Ed Murray announces staff shake-ups which include the firing of city civil rights director Julie Nelson.
We Can't Wait: Goldy says the Seattle Times wants you to wait on the $15 an hour minimum wage because the Seattle Times thinks you're stupid.
Smooth Move, Ex-Lax: Goldy tried to combat misogyny by using a sexist headline. It didn't work. Sorry, Goldy. I think your intentions were good, but the point you were making didn't need to be made.
Best/Most Depressing Headline of the Week: "Chinese Smog Good for Chinese People, Chinese Media Says."
In the (Drag) Race: Congratulations to Ben De La Creme!
Have You Given to the Holiday Charity Challenge? If you have, thank you so much! If you haven't yet, I wish you would at least consider it.