Posts tagged "seattle"

Yoga Studio Offers Class for People Of Color, White People Sulk

A Seattle yoga studio’s class advertised as exclusively for people of color was cancelled due to accusations of racism. In an apology posted on the website, owner Laura Humpf writes:…

Megan Reynolds | October 14, 2015 - 3:21 pm

Alert: There May Be Tiny Fedoras Perched Atop Man Buns And We Are Terrified

Trigger Warning: There may in fact be a new trend where men are wearing micro-fedoras on top of their man buns in Seattle, Washington.

Our sources are vague,…

Katrin Higher | September 6, 2015 - 9:00 am

Convicted Pedophile Mary Kay Letourneau Wants To Be A Teacher Again

Mary Kay Letourneau, the Seattle teacher who was convicted of two counts of felony second degree rape of a child and served eight years of prison time for committing that…

Katrin Higher | April 12, 2015 - 9:25 am

Seattle Girl Receives Jeweled Gifts From Crow Friends

This is not a fairy tale or a “Portlandia” sketch. This is real life eight year old Seattle native Gabi Mann, who routinely receives trinkets from her garden’s visiting crows…

Katrin Higher | March 1, 2015 - 9:30 am

At Least 2 Students Are Dead And 6 Shot In Seattle Area School Shooting

A shooter at Marysville-Pilchuck High School, just outside of Seattle, has killed at least three people, including himself, and shot six, according to Marysville-Pilchuck students who have been tweeting through…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | October 24, 2014 - 4:19 pm

U Of Washington Student Vowed To Be “The Next Elliot Rodger”

A University of Washington student was arrested on Saturday afternoon after writing comments online that he intended to be “the next Elliot Rodger” and he would “make sure I kill…

Jessica Wakeman | June 17, 2014 - 3:00 pm

Macklemore Performs In Seattle In Costume Some Characterized As A Jewish Stereotype

A surprise performance by Macklemore and Ryan Lewis would get me excited, sure. And that’s probably what a lot of audience members were feeling at the Experience Music…

Jessica Wakeman | May 19, 2014 - 11:30 am

Congratulations Seattle, You’re The Flannel-iest City In America

The Duluth Trading Company recently used Google search data to figure out which American cities were most smitten with flannel. Unsurprisingly, the Pacific Northwest flannel capital of Seattle/Tacoma claimed the…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | September 18, 2013 - 5:30 pm

The Frisky Guidebook: The Emerald City

Seattle’s got Starbucks, Microsoft, grunge, and yes, lots of rain. But it’s also got a whole lot more than that. There’s your standard tourist fare in the form of the…

Charlotte West | August 24, 2009 - 2:00 pm

Lesbian Kiss Gets A Finger Wag In Seattle

A lesbian couple taking in a Seattle Mariners game were told by an usher that they would have to stop their PDA if they wanted to watch the remaining innings…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | June 5, 2008 - 3:00 pm