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Is your device safe from ad-hackers?
Cybersecurity researchers discovered malware earlier this year that was draining people’s Android smartphones and... Continues...
Washington caucuses: Same problems as Iowa?
In The Guardian of Sat 8 Feb 2020, Karine Jean-Pierre writes "The real outrage about Iowa? The Democratic party... Continues...
Shifting Seattle to public transportation
Some advocacy group has been posting photographs supposedly of alternative modes of transportation in the Seattle. Note... Continues...
Good-Bye Electoral College? Popular Vote Movement Gaining Steam
It’s not just Democrats that see the virtue in reforming presidential elections

by Steven Rosenfeld

The main... Continues...
Payroll hiring bounces back in November
OLYMPIA – Washington’s economy gained 12,200 jobs in November and the state’s seasonally adjusted monthly... Continues...

Reader Perspectives

Rees Clark 14-Jan-2020
Finally, some clarity.


Frank Alexander 12-Jul-2019
? for the HR dept.: If Dir. of Nat'l. Intelligence Dan Coats leaves and Tr*mp replaces him with yet another acting director, can there be any hope that that person will truly act intelligently?
Edson Romero 13-Mar-2019
Just brought my company LER Web Services to Seattle from Miami Lakes. We hope you welcome us with questions.
UWBotanicGardens 15-Jul-2013
Getting excited to travel to Woodinville Lavender and seeing and smelling a field of lavender!
iconoclast 24-Feb-2012
It's simple if you're a corporate "leader": (1) Hold wages down with unfair labor practices; (2) Manipulate legislators with donations and dogma to hold taxes down; (3) Keep a growing share of national income.
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rees - Mar 27, 2019, 12:10 PM
South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg seems very rational so far, but should he be elected, I'm a little concerned about the danger from flying bone shards as the heads of some of my...
frankalexander - Mar 20, 2019, 12:14 PM
February showed the first employment downturn in quite a while. All should watch the trend in the next couple of months before leaping to conclusions.
frankalexander - Jan 24, 2019, 2:31 PM
Good news! Just before 5:30 EST Pres. Trump announced that he knows more about technology as it applies to border security than anyone. Whew, what a relief!
rees - Dec 02, 2017, 12:45 PM
Corroboration from Washington Post!
rees - Oct 03, 2016, 12:45 PM
Cannot help noticing growth everywhere but King & Snohomish. A charitable assumption would be that growth in smaller areas is faster, but some assessment of the reasons for the...

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Mauna Loa CO2 Count

The graphic below shows the long term trend in CO2 concentrations 1958 to the present at Mauna Loa on the island of Hawaii. The dispersion of red dots shows monthly deviations from the long term trend. CO2 concentration is thought to be an indicator of global climate change.

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