A Seattle Flag for the Amazon Era

Here’s my flag design entry for The Stranger’s contest to design a new Seattle flag: The new flag represents the ubiquity of Amazon’s influence in the city and its literal penetration of city hall, beginning with its $350,000 “donation” to...

/ July 25, 2019

How Fighting Your Health Insurer is Rigged in Washington State

Six Independent Review Organizations Rule with Insurers in 80 to 89% of Cases

/ July 3, 2019
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Molina Healthcare Fined $600,000 by Washington State

IMPORTANT: If you’ve had serious problems with Molina, please fill out this short survey to help me gather information about the company’s harms. You can read more about this below. On May 2nd, 2019, Washington State’s Office of the Insurance...

/ June 20, 2019
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Stop Watching the News, Despise All Propaganda and Resist Manufactured Consent

Listen to Morrissey on propaganda and watch this wonderful animation of Manufactured Consent.

/ March 13, 2019
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Possible Type D Killer Whale

Scientists have video of an elusive, potentially new species of Orca, the Type D Killer Whale

/ March 13, 2019

IRS Free File Provides Free Tax Software for Most Americans

70 Percent of Taxpayers Qualify for IRS Free File If you have an adjusted gross income that’s less than $66,000, you are eligible to use IRS Free File and gain access to free tax filing software from major vendors. The...

/ March 13, 2019
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Bezos as Gollum

Kyle Wash depicts Jeff Bezos as Gollum in this CNBC report, “How the epic ‘Lord of the Rings’ deal explains Amazon’s slow-burning media strategy“ Via John Ryan

/ March 10, 2019