Category: Seattle

meals for hospital workers

The GoFundMe that Powers The Herbfarm to Feed 1500 Doctors, Nurses and Medical Staff

On Saturday, March 14th, my friend Carl tweeted that he’d like to raise donations to hire unemployed restaurant workers to provide meals for health care workers: It was noble but I dismissed the idea. In the midst of the covidapocalypse...

/ March 20, 2020

Heidi Wills Broke Into My Car on Halloween

As I walked towards my car the morning after Halloween, I saw the door was slightly ajar and I knew immediately what had happened: Heidi Wills had broken into my car. Shortly after, I tried to log in to NextDoor...

/ November 3, 2019

Molina’s Surprise Billing Operations at Swedish Hospital Continue in Seattle

Have you paid a surprise out of network bill for emergency room or anesthesiology care? I would like to hear from you.

/ October 21, 2019
Jeff Bezos Hunts down Seattle's landmark Pink Elephant

Day Two: Elephant Super Car Wash

My latest addition to Jeff’s Bezos Gallery is here: If you’ve walked near Belltown recently you know that the scene around our landmark Elephant Super Car Wash is a giant construction scene of soon to open Amazon buildings and related...

/ August 14, 2019
sunset, green lake
why is biking dangerous

Why Am I Scared to Ride a Bike?

For the most part, I’ve stopped biking in Seattle. The density of vehicles and aggressiveness of drivers has surpassed my comfort level. I appreciated Vreni’s visual guide to why biking has become so dangerous and how it could be made...

/ July 29, 2019
northwest gollum, jeff bezos, space needle

Jeff Bezos, Northwest Gollum

Illustration by Yoingco. Related Stories Jeff Bezos’ Sweeping Vision for Humanity in Space A Seattle Flag for the Amazon Era Jeff Bezos Eating a Baby Orca Seattle’s growing pains inspire ‘Amazocalypse’ kids’ book, with a cardboard monster and a dog...

/ July 29, 2019