Arts & Culture Blog - SeattleMag.com http://seattlemag.com.239elwb01.blackmesh.com/blogs/%2A en Gawker's Super Fun Super Bowl Quiz! http://seattlemag.com.239elwb01.blackmesh.com/article/gawkers-super-fun-super-bowl-quiz <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/profiles/lauren-mang-0">Lauren Mang</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> A fun and totally pointless quiz asks &#039;What Super Bowl Time Are You?&#039; </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://seattlemag.com.239elwb01.blackmesh.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://seattlemag.com.239elwb01.blackmesh.com/sites/seattlemag.advantagelabs.com/files/article/arts-culture/superbowl.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=68955">superbowl.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Long, long ago in 2011, a <em>Huffington Post </em>trends and traffic editor was busy analyzing words and phrases that people were searching on the Internet. This <a href="http://www.theatlantic.com/technology/archive/2014/01/a-brief-history-of-what-time-is-the-super-bowl/283497/" target="_blank">editor would then write posts</a> using that data in order to get them to appear in Google's top-ranked search results.</p> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-sponsored"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-img-cred-link"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Image Credit (linkable):&nbsp;</div> Josh Lackey </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-article-reference"> <div class="field-label">Article Reference:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/5-superb-super-bowl-party-cocktails">5 Superb Super Bowl Party Cocktails</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/seahawks-win-its-never-over-til-its-over">Seahawks Win! It&#039;s Never Over &#039;Til It&#039;s Over</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/have-25k-spare-splurge-super-bowl-bash">Have $25K to Spare? Splurge on This Super Bowl Bash</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://seattlemag.com.239elwb01.blackmesh.com/article/gawkers-super-fun-super-bowl-quiz" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Arts & Culture Fri, 23 Jan 2015 19:18:17 +0000 lauren.mang 44421 at http://seattlemag.com.239elwb01.blackmesh.com Russell Wilson's Roommate, Central Co-op Wage Hike & More News http://seattlemag.com.239elwb01.blackmesh.com/article/russell-wilsons-roommate-central-co-op-wage-hike-more-news <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By:&nbsp;</div> Sara Jones </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The top Seattle news stories you should be reading today </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://seattlemag.com.239elwb01.blackmesh.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://seattlemag.com.239elwb01.blackmesh.com/sites/seattlemag.advantagelabs.com/files/article/arts-culture/wilson_0.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=60954">wilson.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-caption"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Wilson will room with Turbin in Arizona even though he&#039;s offered his own room </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p><strong>Roommate ready:</strong>&nbsp;At the Super Bowl in Arizona, all players are granted their own hotel rooms, but&nbsp;<a href="http://mynorthwest.com/292/2694837/Russell-Wilson-says-he-needs-his-roommate-for-Super-Bowl-week">Russell Wilson prefers not to break tradition</a>. He’ll continue to room with Seahawks running back and fullback Robert Turbin, as he does at all away games during the regular season. “It's not a superstition,” Wilson told MyNorthwest.com. “It's just I believe in great habits.”</p> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-sponsored"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-img-cred-link"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Image Credit (linkable):&nbsp;</div> Keith Allison </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-article-reference"> <div class="field-label">Article Reference:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/12-hangover-cures-seattles-top-bartenders">12 Hangover Cures From Seattle&#039;s Top Bartenders</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/have-25k-spare-splurge-super-bowl-bash">Have $25K to Spare? Splurge on This Super Bowl Bash</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/costumes-cirque-du-soleils-new-show-are-incredible">Costumes in Cirque du Soleil&#039;s New Show are Incredible</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://seattlemag.com.239elwb01.blackmesh.com/article/russell-wilsons-roommate-central-co-op-wage-hike-more-news" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Arts & Culture Fri, 23 Jan 2015 16:55:40 +0000 sara.jones 44420 at http://seattlemag.com.239elwb01.blackmesh.com Must List: Elvis Impersonators, Children's Film Fest Begins http://seattlemag.com.239elwb01.blackmesh.com/article/must-list-elvis-impersonators-childrens-film-fest-begins <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By:&nbsp;</div> Seattle magazine staff </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> What to do this weekend in Seattle </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://seattlemag.com.239elwb01.blackmesh.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://seattlemag.com.239elwb01.blackmesh.com/sites/seattlemag.advantagelabs.com/files/article/must-list/mustlistwolf.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=84387">mustlistwolf.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-caption"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> &#039;Shana The Wolf&#039;s Music&#039; will screen at this year&#039;s Children&#039;s Film Festival </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p><strong>Must Screen<br><a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/events/children-s-film-festival-seattle-0" target="_blank">Children's Film Festival at Northwest Film Forum</a></strong><br>(1/22 to 2/7, times vary) Seattle’s most surprising film festival celebrates its 10th year, with more than 175 kid-oriented flicks from nearly 50 countries. With documentaries, animation, feature films and shorts, there is plenty here to keep grown-ups occupied while the younger set mingles.</p> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-sponsored"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-article-reference"> <div class="field-label">Article Reference:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/throwback-thursday-goonies-set-pnw-celebrates-30-years">#Throwback Thursday: ‘The Goonies,’ Set in PNW, Celebrates 30 Years</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/have-25k-spare-splurge-super-bowl-bash">Have $25K to Spare? Splurge on This Super Bowl Bash</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/filipino-food-movement-rising-seattle">A Filipino Food Movement is Rising in Seattle</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://seattlemag.com.239elwb01.blackmesh.com/article/must-list-elvis-impersonators-childrens-film-fest-begins" target="_blank">read more</a></p> The Must List Arts & Entertainment Thu, 22 Jan 2015 22:21:02 +0000 lauren.mang 44419 at http://seattlemag.com.239elwb01.blackmesh.com A Poop Water Challenge, Microsoft Wows & More News http://seattlemag.com.239elwb01.blackmesh.com/article/poop-water-challenge-microsoft-wows-more-news <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/profiles/lauren-mang-0">Lauren Mang</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The top Seattle news stories you should be reading today </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://seattlemag.com.239elwb01.blackmesh.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://seattlemag.com.239elwb01.blackmesh.com/sites/seattlemag.advantagelabs.com/files/article/arts-culture/fallongates.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=54988">fallongates.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-caption"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Bill Gates appeared on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon to put poop water to the test </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p><strong>Downtown crime:</strong> A shooting last night around 8 p.m. at Second Avenue and Pine Street left two men wounded.<a href="http://www.king5.com/story/news/crime/2015/01/21/police-investigating-reports-of-2-shot-in-downtown-seattle/22146739/" target="_blank"> According to King 5</a> news, witnesses said they heard "between 12 and 20 shots." There is still no word on who the gunman might be or the reason for the attack.</p> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-sponsored"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-article-reference"> <div class="field-label">Article Reference:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/throwback-thursday-goonies-set-pnw-celebrates-30-years">#Throwback Thursday: ‘The Goonies,’ Set in PNW, Celebrates 30 Years</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/seahawks-win-its-never-over-til-its-over">Seahawks Win! It&#039;s Never Over &#039;Til It&#039;s Over</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/filipino-food-movement-rising-seattle">A Filipino Food Movement is Rising in Seattle</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://seattlemag.com.239elwb01.blackmesh.com/article/poop-water-challenge-microsoft-wows-more-news" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Arts & Culture Thu, 22 Jan 2015 17:59:07 +0000 lauren.mang 44411 at http://seattlemag.com.239elwb01.blackmesh.com Have $25K to Spare? Splurge on This Super Bowl Bash http://seattlemag.com.239elwb01.blackmesh.com/article/have-25k-spare-splurge-super-bowl-bash <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/profiles/lauren-mang-0">Lauren Mang</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> An over-the-top soiree awaits should you decide to plunk down the cash </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://seattlemag.com.239elwb01.blackmesh.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://seattlemag.com.239elwb01.blackmesh.com/sites/seattlemag.advantagelabs.com/files/article/hotels/ambassador.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=40803">ambassador.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-caption"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The Ambassador Room where you and your crew will kick it during the Super Bowl </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Everyone knows that Super Bowl parties hosted in someone's apartment or house are for peasants. "Oh, you have a chip 'n dip on the coffee table...how...homespun."<br><br><iframe src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/XaKaeye5wfU?rel=1&amp;autoplay=0&amp;wmode=opaque" width="400" height="250" class="video-filter video-youtube vf-xakaeye5wfu" frameborder="0"></iframe></p> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-sponsored"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-article-reference"> <div class="field-label">Article Reference:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/seattle-hotels-hotel-monaco">Seattle Hotels: Hotel Monaco</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/check-sorrento-hotel">Check In: The Sorrento Hotel</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/seahawks-win-its-never-over-til-its-over">Seahawks Win! It&#039;s Never Over &#039;Til It&#039;s Over</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://seattlemag.com.239elwb01.blackmesh.com/article/have-25k-spare-splurge-super-bowl-bash" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Hotels Arts & Culture Northwest Travel Wed, 21 Jan 2015 21:04:38 +0000 lauren.mang 44402 at http://seattlemag.com.239elwb01.blackmesh.com #Throwback Thursday: ‘The Goonies,’ Set in PNW, Celebrates 30 Years http://seattlemag.com.239elwb01.blackmesh.com/article/throwback-thursday-goonies-set-pnw-celebrates-30-years <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By:&nbsp;</div> Sara Jones </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Astoria will host a June event with quote-a-long film screenings, a scavenger hunt and more </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://seattlemag.com.239elwb01.blackmesh.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://seattlemag.com.239elwb01.blackmesh.com/sites/seattlemag.advantagelabs.com/files/article/film/goonies-cast-25th-orginal-andy-petrou.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=37506">goonies-cast-25th-orginal-andy-petrou.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-caption"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Astoria hopes the &#039;Goonies&#039; director and cast members (pictured here in 2010) will be on hand at the film&#039;s 30th anniversary celebration this summer. Left to right: Richard Donner (director), Jeff Cohen (&quot;Chunk&quot;) , Sean Astin (&quot;Mikey&quot;), Curtis Hanson (&quot;Mr. Perkins&quot;), Corey Feldman (&quot;Mouth&quot;) </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Never say die! When <em>The Goonies—</em>the cult favorite 1985 film set in Astoria, Oregon—turned 25 in 2010, mayor Willis Van Dusen declared that June 7 (the film’s original release date) would officially be Goonies Day in Astoria from thenceforth. As the film toasts to 30 years this summer, the seaside city is pulling out all the stops for festivities this June 4 to 7, which will warrant a three-hour road trip south for diehards—and perhaps for anyone raised in the ‘80s.</p> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-sponsored"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-img-cred-link"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Image Credit (linkable):&nbsp;</div> Andy Petrou </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-article-reference"> <div class="field-label">Article Reference:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/recipe-week-chippys-ahi-tuna-poke">Recipe of the Week: Chippy&#039;s Ahi Tuna Poke</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/behind-scenes-our-pet-issue-cover-shoot">Behind the Scenes of our Pet Issue Cover Shoot</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/low-gas-prices-mean-more-traffic-safecos-leds-more">Low Gas Prices Mean More Traffic, Safeco&#039;s LEDs &amp; More</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://seattlemag.com.239elwb01.blackmesh.com/article/throwback-thursday-goonies-set-pnw-celebrates-30-years" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Film Arts & Culture Wed, 21 Jan 2015 19:11:00 +0000 sara.jones 44399 at http://seattlemag.com.239elwb01.blackmesh.com Low Gas Prices Mean More Traffic, Safeco's LEDs & More http://seattlemag.com.239elwb01.blackmesh.com/article/low-gas-prices-mean-more-traffic-safecos-leds-more <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/profiles/lauren-mang-0">Lauren Mang</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The top Seattle news stories you should be reading today </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://seattlemag.com.239elwb01.blackmesh.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://seattlemag.com.239elwb01.blackmesh.com/sites/seattlemag.advantagelabs.com/files/article/arts-culture/traffic.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=77276">traffic.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p><strong>Remember when gas was like super expensive</strong> and everyone was all "bro, don't buy that Hummer H3!"? Frivolous car trips were a thing of the past and mass transit passes became de rigueur. Well, guess what: The party's over. Now that the price at the pump has decreased, we can expect more gridlock as more people abandon fuel-saving methods. According to King 5, "The latest data shows in September and November, a $0.05 decrease in the gas price year-over-year corresponds to around 10% increase in traffic congestion.</p> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-sponsored"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-img-cred-link"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Image Credit (linkable):&nbsp;</div> Oran Viriyincy </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-article-reference"> <div class="field-label">Article Reference:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/seahawks-win-its-never-over-til-its-over">Seahawks Win! It&#039;s Never Over &#039;Til It&#039;s Over</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/recipe-week-chippys-ahi-tuna-poke">Recipe of the Week: Chippy&#039;s Ahi Tuna Poke</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/rewrite-history-or-get-sued-difficulties-faced-making-selma">Rewrite History or Get Sued: Difficulties Faced in the Making of &#039;Selma&#039;</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://seattlemag.com.239elwb01.blackmesh.com/article/low-gas-prices-mean-more-traffic-safecos-leds-more" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Arts & Culture Wed, 21 Jan 2015 17:26:40 +0000 lauren.mang 44397 at http://seattlemag.com.239elwb01.blackmesh.com Seahawks Delete Tweet, Porch.com Announces Celeb Investor & More http://seattlemag.com.239elwb01.blackmesh.com/article/seahawks-delete-tweet-porchcom-announces-celeb-investor-more <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/profiles/lauren-mang-0">Lauren Mang</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The top Seattle news stories you should be reading today </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://seattlemag.com.239elwb01.blackmesh.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://seattlemag.com.239elwb01.blackmesh.com/sites/seattlemag.advantagelabs.com/files/article/arts-culture/seahawkstweet.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=41593">seahawkstweet.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-caption"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The now-deleted tweet from the Seattle Seahawks </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p><strong>When tweets go awry: </strong>Yes, the entire state of Washington was thrilled over the Seahawks incredible comeback over the Green Bay Packers in the NFC Championship Game. But let's not get too carried away. Yesterday, the Seattle Seahawks' Twitter handle tweeted out a photo of a teary Russell Wilson juxtaposed with a quote from Martin Luther King Jr. and the phrase "We Shall Overcome," essentially trying to tie the team's big win to, well, Dr. King and the Civil Rights movement.</p> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-sponsored"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-article-reference"> <div class="field-label">Article Reference:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/seahawks-win-its-never-over-til-its-over">Seahawks Win! It&#039;s Never Over &#039;Til It&#039;s Over</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/costumes-cirque-du-soleils-new-show-are-incredible">Costumes in Cirque du Soleil&#039;s New Show are Incredible</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/rewrite-history-or-get-sued-difficulties-faced-making-selma">Rewrite History or Get Sued: Difficulties Faced in the Making of &#039;Selma&#039;</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://seattlemag.com.239elwb01.blackmesh.com/article/seahawks-delete-tweet-porchcom-announces-celeb-investor-more" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Arts & Culture Tue, 20 Jan 2015 17:42:16 +0000 lauren.mang 44386 at http://seattlemag.com.239elwb01.blackmesh.com Rewrite History or Get Sued: Difficulties Faced in the Making of 'Selma' http://seattlemag.com.239elwb01.blackmesh.com/article/rewrite-history-or-get-sued-difficulties-faced-making-selma <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By:&nbsp;</div> Stephanie Reid </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Dr. King&#039;s famous speeches in the movie aren&#039;t recited as we know them. Here&#039;s why </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://seattlemag.com.239elwb01.blackmesh.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://seattlemag.com.239elwb01.blackmesh.com/sites/seattlemag.advantagelabs.com/files/article/arts-entertainment/selmapostweb.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=28529">selmapostweb.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p><span style="font-size: x-small;"><em>This article originally appeared on <a href="http://www.avvo.com" target="_blank">Avvo.com</a>.</em></span><br></p> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-sponsored"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-article-reference"> <div class="field-label">Article Reference:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/reverend-samuel-mckinney-remembers-his-friend-dr-king">Reverend Samuel McKinney Remembers his Friend Dr. King</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/seahawks-win-its-never-over-til-its-over">Seahawks Win! It&#039;s Never Over &#039;Til It&#039;s Over</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/immunotherapy-research-rebooting-seattles-biotech-sector">Immunotherapy Research is Rebooting Seattle&#039;s Biotech Sector</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://seattlemag.com.239elwb01.blackmesh.com/article/rewrite-history-or-get-sued-difficulties-faced-making-selma" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Arts & Entertainment Mon, 19 Jan 2015 19:26:35 +0000 lauren.mang 44378 at http://seattlemag.com.239elwb01.blackmesh.com Thanks to Amazon, Seattle is Awash in Fortune-seeking Men--Again http://seattlemag.com.239elwb01.blackmesh.com/article/thanks-amazon-seattle-awash-fortune-seeking-men-again <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/profiles/knute-berger">Knute Berger</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-issue"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/issue/february-2015">February 2015</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Influx of male workers, investment in infrastructure and more indicate that Klondike 2.0 is here </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://seattlemag.com.239elwb01.blackmesh.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://seattlemag.com.239elwb01.blackmesh.com/sites/seattlemag.advantagelabs.com/files/article/arts-culture/filson.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=28563">filson.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-caption"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> A contemporary Seattleite in full Filson looks eerily similar to Klondike gold rushers here at the turn of the 20th century (see below) </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Seattle is booming. Newcomers are swarming to town. A largely male workforce is spending big, driving up rents and real estate prices, but no one wants to complain as the good times roll; after all, the boom is following a bust that temporarily slowed Seattle’s growth plans. The transportation system is expanding—streetcars, bike lanes and new roadways are being built to handle the heavy traffic. Downtown is getting denser. The newly redeveloped waterfront is bustling. Nightlife is flourishing.</p> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-sponsored"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-img-cred-link"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Image Credit (linkable):&nbsp;</div> Andrew Vanasse </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-article-reference"> <div class="field-label">Article Reference:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/costumes-cirque-du-soleils-new-show-are-incredible">Costumes in Cirque du Soleil&#039;s New Show are Incredible</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/growing-family-sets-maltby-farmhouse">A Growing Family Sets Up in a Maltby Farmhouse</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/reverend-samuel-mckinney-remembers-his-friend-dr-king">Reverend Samuel McKinney Remembers his Friend Dr. King</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://seattlemag.com.239elwb01.blackmesh.com/article/thanks-amazon-seattle-awash-fortune-seeking-men-again" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Gray Matters Arts & Culture Mon, 19 Jan 2015 18:38:12 +0000 sara.jones 44377 at http://seattlemag.com.239elwb01.blackmesh.com Seahawks Win! It's Never Over 'Til It's Over http://seattlemag.com.239elwb01.blackmesh.com/article/seahawks-win-its-never-over-til-its-over <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By:&nbsp;</div> Lauren Mang and Sara Jones </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> We asked, you confessed: Did you stop watching the game early? </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://seattlemag.com.239elwb01.blackmesh.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://seattlemag.com.239elwb01.blackmesh.com/sites/seattlemag.advantagelabs.com/files/article/arts-culture/seahwaks-sb.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=78798">seahwaks-sb.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-caption"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> It&#039;s back to the Super Bowl for the Hawks! </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Wow! What. A. Game. Our Seahawks are Super Bowl-bound for the second year in a row after defeating the Green Bay Packers 28-22 in what might be one of the greatest comebacks in Seattle sports history.</p> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-sponsored"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-img-cred-link"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Image Credit (linkable):&nbsp;</div> Anthony Quintano </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-article-reference"> <div class="field-label">Article Reference:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/costumes-cirque-du-soleils-new-show-are-incredible">Costumes in Cirque du Soleil&#039;s New Show are Incredible</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/growing-family-sets-maltby-farmhouse">A Growing Family Sets Up in a Maltby Farmhouse</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/reverend-samuel-mckinney-remembers-his-friend-dr-king">Reverend Samuel McKinney Remembers his Friend Dr. King</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://seattlemag.com.239elwb01.blackmesh.com/article/seahawks-win-its-never-over-til-its-over" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Arts & Culture Mon, 19 Jan 2015 17:35:42 +0000 sara.jones 44369 at http://seattlemag.com.239elwb01.blackmesh.com Unhappy Endings: Seattle's Sex Economy Boom http://seattlemag.com.239elwb01.blackmesh.com/article/unhappy-endings-seattles-sex-economy-boom <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By:&nbsp;</div> Drew Atkins </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-issue"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/issue/february-2015">February 2015</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> If massage parlors are driving Seattle’s sex industry, why aren’t the police shutting them down? </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://seattlemag.com.239elwb01.blackmesh.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://seattlemag.com.239elwb01.blackmesh.com/sites/seattlemag.advantagelabs.com/files/article/hot-topic/0215hottopic.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=48197">0215hottopic.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Last year, the U.S. Department of Justice released a landmark study on the American sex industry. Commissioned by the DOJ, it set out to collect nationwide data on the underground sector for the first time, focusing on eight major American cities, including Denver, San Diego, Dallas and Seattle. Researchers spoke with hundreds of sex workers, pimps, local police, federal agents and others. Among their findings: Seattle may host the fastest-growing sex industry in the United States. <br></p> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-sponsored"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-img-cred-link"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Image Credit (linkable):&nbsp;</div> John Westrock </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-article-reference"> <div class="field-label">Article Reference:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/remembering-victims-green-river-killer">Remembering the Victims of the Green River Killer</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/comcast-second-most-hated-company-america">Is Comcast the Second-Most-Hated Company in America? </a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/how-foreign-investment-changing-our-neighborhoods">How Foreign Investment is Changing our Neighborhoods</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://seattlemag.com.239elwb01.blackmesh.com/article/unhappy-endings-seattles-sex-economy-boom" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Hot Topic News & Features Mon, 19 Jan 2015 16:54:38 +0000 lauren.mang 44339 at http://seattlemag.com.239elwb01.blackmesh.com Behind the Scenes of our Pet Issue Cover Shoot http://seattlemag.com.239elwb01.blackmesh.com/article/behind-scenes-our-pet-issue-cover-shoot <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/profiles/lisa-wogan">Lisa Wogan</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-neighborhood"> <div class="field-label">Neighborhood:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/pioneer-square">Pioneer Square</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Three Seattle dogs have their day </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://seattlemag.com.239elwb01.blackmesh.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://seattlemag.com.239elwb01.blackmesh.com/sites/seattlemag.advantagelabs.com/files/article/arts-culture/hunterwebmain.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=28243">hunterwebmain.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-caption"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Seattle mag February cover dog Hunter poses for dog photographer Bev Sparks </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>We were overwhelmed by the sweet, silly, adorable submissions we received for our <a href="http://seattlemag.com/article/updated-your-pet-cover-star">February 2015 cover contest.</a> <br><br>Not surprisingly, the majority, by a long shot, were dogs—Labs, doodles, shepherds, Frenchies, pugs, Weimaraners, Heinz 57 mutts and more (including three fabulous pups with only one eye each)—snapped while crashing on couches, hiding under blankets, conquering mountains, enduring baths and cones of shame, and even, in one case, riding a horse. <br></p> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-sponsored"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-article-reference"> <div class="field-label">Article Reference:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/5-tips-smart-and-safe-airline-travel-pets">5 Tips for Smart and Safe Airline Travel with Pets</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/problem-pampered-pets">The Problem of Pampered Pets</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/seahawks-win-its-never-over-til-its-over">Seahawks Win! It&#039;s Never Over &#039;Til It&#039;s Over</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://seattlemag.com.239elwb01.blackmesh.com/article/behind-scenes-our-pet-issue-cover-shoot" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Arts & Culture Mon, 19 Jan 2015 02:23:21 +0000 lisa.wogan 44366 at http://seattlemag.com.239elwb01.blackmesh.com Spokane Author's New Novel Dives into the World of Sasquatch http://seattlemag.com.239elwb01.blackmesh.com/article/spokane-authors-new-novel-dives-world-sasquatch <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/profiles/brangien-davis">Brangien Davis</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-issue"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/issue/january-2015">January 2015</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> A Northwest writer brings Sasquatch out of the woods </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://seattlemag.com.239elwb01.blackmesh.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://seattlemag.com.239elwb01.blackmesh.com/sites/seattlemag.advantagelabs.com/files/article/literature/0115sasquatchauthor.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=17825">0115sasquatchauthor.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-caption"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Author Sharma Shields reads at Elliott Bay Books 1/29 </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>The idea of Sasquatch has long been alluring, as the missing link that lurks at the edge of Northwest forests and also in our collective unconscious. <br></p> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-sponsored"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-img-cred-link"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Image Credit (linkable):&nbsp;</div> Astrid Vidalon </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-article-reference"> <div class="field-label">Article Reference:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/searching-sasquatch">Searching for Sasquatch</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/seahawks-march-super-bowl-richard-sherman-meets-gen-sherman">Seahawks March to Super Bowl: Richard Sherman Meets Gen. Sherman</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/what-read-fall-literature">What to Read this Fall: Literature</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://seattlemag.com.239elwb01.blackmesh.com/article/spokane-authors-new-novel-dives-world-sasquatch" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Literature Arts & Entertainment Fri, 16 Jan 2015 18:23:11 +0000 lauren.mang 44364 at http://seattlemag.com.239elwb01.blackmesh.com Battle of the 12s, Manspreading & More News http://seattlemag.com.239elwb01.blackmesh.com/article/battle-12s-manspreading-more-news <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By:&nbsp;</div> Sara Jones </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The top Seattle news stories you should be reading today </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://seattlemag.com.239elwb01.blackmesh.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://seattlemag.com.239elwb01.blackmesh.com/sites/seattlemag.advantagelabs.com/files/article/arts-culture/12thfans.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=72185">12thfans.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-caption"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Can our fans out-12 the Green Bay Packers&#039; #12, Aaron Rodgers, on Sunday? ESPN thinks so. </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p><strong>In the NFC Championship game this weekend,</strong> it's a battle of the 12s: Seahawks fans versus the Green Bay Packers' #12, quarterback Aaron Rodgers. <a href="http://mynorthwest.com/11/2690202/What-Green-Bay-Seattle-fans-are-saying-about-each-other">MyNorthwest.com</a> reports on the sparring of fans from each side happening on Twitter, reminiscent of <a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/our-twitter-pitch-war-san-francisco-magazine-go-hawks"><em>Seattle</em> Mag's Twitter pitch war with San Francisco Mag</a> last year at this time. Ah, memories.</p> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-sponsored"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-img-cred-link"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Image Credit (linkable):&nbsp;</div> Dave Sizer </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-article-reference"> <div class="field-label">Article Reference:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/cozy-cabin-woods-encourages-relaxation">A Cozy Cabin in the Woods Encourages Relaxation</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/must-list-dame-ednas-farewell-seahawks-and-portlands-pink-martini">Must List: Dame Edna&#039;s Farewell, Seahawks and Portland&#039;s Pink Martini</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/recipe-week-fried-avocado-tacos">Recipe of the Week: Fried Avocado Tacos</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://seattlemag.com.239elwb01.blackmesh.com/article/battle-12s-manspreading-more-news" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Arts & Culture Fri, 16 Jan 2015 16:40:42 +0000 sara.jones 44363 at http://seattlemag.com.239elwb01.blackmesh.com