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2010 | August
Poems baked to order
Punishing the UW for success
Four powerhouse teams named finalists in central waterfront design
Mosque meltdown: God v. country
Murder most foul in the tasty world of wine
A meandering bicyclist weighs in on the 'road diet' debate
Despite free borders, Roma (Gypsies) are still Europe's outcasts
Whole lotta love for zeppelins
'Road diets' will make future traffic congestion worse
What will the Indian health system look like in a decade?
Will the Space Needle ever be eaten?
Lummi Island ferry caught in a snag over tribal tideland rights
Seattle parks levy leads to unwise spending
Weekend update: from fish to fromage
New Jersey's Race for the Ax
Race to the Top leaves state back at base camp
Crosscut last week: The economy and public life
Ira Glass tells some trade secrets of 'This American Life'
Crosscut Tout: Artisan cheese tasting tonight (Aug. 28) at Benaroya Hall
How an economic bust can spark a civic-planning buzz
Netflix comes to the iPhone
Crosscut Tout: A fishy fundraiser at the Market
Understanding Islam and America: a brilliant guide
Building a springboard to the Next Seattle
Who will speak up for Seattle cartoonist under fatwa threat?
Like a Pillsbury Bake-Off, but for chicken
Voters get an allergy to bacon
High-school reunions: becoming our parents
Morris Graves centennial: the show, the séance
Seattle's sports miseries: City gets what it deserves
Why progressives should be fiscal conservatives
Computer sciences: Not dominated by Dilberts, but still short on women
Crosscut Tout: A 'Food Hero' reading (Thursday), featuring one of Seattle's own
Smart budgeting needed in a city with jobs problem
Mike McGinn: Don't call him Mayor Moonbeam
Car insurance changes would drive fairness, clean air
I Heart iPad
A natural next step for downtown living: a new church
Let's get shared bikes in Seattle! A Paris memoir
State's first execution in a decade: Asking a question
Would a state income tax harm the economy? Far from proven.
Seatown Snack Bar sneaks into town
A fast year: Lessons from the Indian Health system
Crosscut Tout (Aug. 23): SU hosts 'Women’s Empowerment' films
New book kicks fans' college football illusions away
New York's bike lanes put Seattle 'sharrows' to shame
Coming to a city near you: 'rescue investing'
BP's record shows Northwest waters need greater protection
Sound Transit's (un)progress report on light rail
A political kind of week
Let's not miss a chance for serious reform of our schools
Staple & Fancy: a quickie 'review' and a mystery surrounding its name
'Government-run' no longer defines the Indian health system
Port shipping: First the good news ...
The scandal of $50,000 culinary 'degrees'
Columnist on vacation: Thanks, Danny
Climate policy wars: People want affordable solutions
The ultimate website to organize your life
Saving an island school: the clock is ticking
Why Sen. Murray will breeze to a victory
Crosscut Tout: Bellini cocktail fest
Korean fried chicken, not the colonel's KFC
Obama's liberal critics: Carrying hope too far
The ultimate Cascades hike, along the ghost railroad
State election results show Republican tide
Mariners have real pitching, real bad hitting
Losing lanes to bikes will produce a jobs exodus
Don't read omens into the primary results
The rise and fall of President Romney
A state income tax would stymie local business
A coming train wreck for transit
There's a president in my bakery!
Washington state is still losing jobs, reflecting a national economic stalemate
Obama in Seattle: The burden of expectations
Crosscut Tout: Michael Stasinos paintings show Seattle from a new angle
Speaking of the Space Needle...
A tale of two churches: Mars Hill vs. University Baptist
Patchwork projects won't cure our freight-mobility problem
Are passenger-only ferries on the way back?
Summer fests: Bigger isn't necessarily better
A pocket-sized photo printer for your camera phone
Space Needle: Tower of power
How the waterfront tunnel will save billions and help downtown biking
The 'Journal' fires a shot across our bow
Seahawks bring on QB controversy
Cruise ships are greener but still dumping wastes in Canadian waters
Some new approaches here
Seattle is big for new media initiatives
Crosscut Tout: Founders Day
Conspiracy theory sets the stage for a respectable 'Yankee Tavern'
Double your WiFi, double your fun
Roosevelt's dilemma: How should a neighborhood grow?
Seattle, the 21st-century bungalow city
Searching for the 'best' burger: It's all about the hunt
Are symphonies still 'too big to fail'?
A Microsoft keyboard that is definitely not the one of my dreams
Summertime, and the dining is too good to miss
Obama, like Bush, seems to be stifling salmon science
In Vancouver, B.C., new bike lanes and soon public bikes
As goes Colorado...
'T' words on the mayor's mind: transit, transportation, and taxes
Mark Twain: A vision for Portland's leadership on bicycling
How Seattle Opera is surviving tough times
A la carte government: Seattle looks to serve up more taxes
For fans of dining Ethan Stowell style, a kind of re-Union
Ted Stevens' life often revolved around air travel
King County tax vote: save-the-puppies packaging
Rebuilt Sounders are well-armed for finish
Seattle falls behind nation in income growth
Having a summer place that you know
Mark Twain: a model for local-eating moderns?
For Mariners brass, leadership change means Wak goes, we stay
America's best indie pizza place 2010? Seattle's Tutta Bella
Crosscut Tout: Story of Jewish life on Rhodes
Determining who is an Indian will be health-care challenge
Crosscut Tout: Andrew Bacevich talks Tuesday about “Washington Rules”
Should Seattle allow big corporate signage on its skyscrapers?
Storm blow past another rival on way to playoffs
Zoos: Lots of entrepreneurship, but how are the animals doing?
Crosscut week in review: A Seafair kind of mix
The Droid X: Look out, iPhone
Rossi puts his head in the noose
Crosscut Tout: A Truckasaurus/hip-hop mashup
An artist's last work has resting place at Shilshole
KEXP has eye on Center as place to 'champion music'
Farms' problems with a herbicide may be back
Crosscut Tout: KEXP's free concert series
Southcenter has a hit with Filipino, Asian food
Remembering Mitch Miller and a grade-school singalong
City arts festivals: not just for summer any more
Can-do Seattle: Can we do a project right anymore?
From Hiroshima's ruins to a life of service in Seattle
The Texas model vs. the Seattle model
Mariners still have a manager, if not much else
CBS correspondent tells of his wife's early slide into Alzheimer's
Shatner's sniper interview: going where no journalist had gone before
Tunnel debate is redefining Seattle politics
Anonymous? Website comments are not all created equal
Reprieve for Seattle homeless shelters
Local politics: stumbling on several fronts
Mind sex and 'Tristan'
Crosscut Tout: A locavore's delight
How the Muni League's hidden bias got Seattle into its current state
Patient communications: When doctors missed the signs
Crosscut is looking for new office space
Remembering George Shangrow
Crosscut Tout: Kayaking the Duwamish River
Docs or cops: How should Indian Country treat domestic violence?
A very late SOS from the Fun Forest
Are consumer-driven churches betraying the American soul?
Crosscut Tout: Fresh sheets
Humor: Improved compensation packages for our pols