Archives for April 2008

Seattle has no full time news radio station.

Yes, yes, I know that the two heavyweights in the Seattle marker, KIRO 710 and KOMO 1000 both claim to be news stations. And yet… KIRO changed branding some time ago from “News Radio” to “News Talk” to finally reflect more accurately what they really broadcast: News and Talk. More of the later than the […]

Why yes, I do live in Seattle.

During my recent trip to San Antonio, I found myself in a small shop (gourmet dog cookies, if you must know) across from a Starbucks. I told the proprietor that I was visiting from Seattle, and she immediately said, “Yes, the home of Starbucks!” Indeed. It made me realize that I’m really, really from Seattle, […]

Geek is Good

So my credit card company (or rather, the credit card company that issued the corporate cards used for my wife’s business http://dollsandfriends.com) “upgraded” their card access web site recently. Already you can see where this is going.