Oct 2018

“Nobody even thinks that the police will ever show up or do anything…”

Sep 2018

“…to fund existing nonprofits working to help homeless families and create a network of nonprofit preschools”

Aug 2018

“We can actually make the problem in our shelter system worse, rather than better, by over-investing in shelter.”

So what do you want for airport security? Robots?

Jazz Shaw Aug 13, 2018 2:31 PM

It’s not just “security theater” but it will never be perfect


Jul 2018

“Seattle’s homeless problem will never be solved without enforcing laws that limit their choices.”

“Livability that once made Portland a unique and vibrant city is now replaced with human feces in businesses doorways…”

Seattle’s gun storage ordinance is under fire

Jazz Shaw Jul 24, 2018 2:31 PM

As well it should be

Jun 2018

“the public will have to give up things as well”

“our city is out of control and we are way past the tipping point…”

“We heard you.”

“I think the jobs tax was the final straw.”

“…a cat-and-mouse game with the city”

May 2018

“…there is no current funding source to maintain this expansion at an approximate cost of $8.75 million a year.”

“It’s making it impossible for the middle class to live in Seattle.”

“This is enough. I want my city back.”

“The example that we have set today can become a beacon of hope.”

“This is like telling a classroom that the students who do the most homework will be singled out for detention.”

“we are ready to fight, housing is a human right”

Economics. Aren’t they learning it yet?

Apr 2018

“For our City Council, virtue signaling is more important than governing.”

Feb 2018

“the issue of free speech is coming up a lot in classrooms of whether you can set a price on it…”

Jan 2018

In other words, not at all

Dec 2017

“Emergency services are on the scene and Amtrak management is responding.”

Oct 2017
Sep 2017

“Your chickens have come home to roost.”

Aug 2017

“We can say we think this isn’t a good message for the city.”

This too is costing you plenty

Good thing this guy isn’t running for another term, eh?

Jul 2017

Tax the rich and treat the poor, until there ain’t no poor no more. Or rich for that matter.

Jun 2017

“His work was to be completed just before the University of Washington team announced its results.”

Start spreading the news…

“If I were a Seattle lawmaker, I would be thinking hard about the $15 an hour phase-in.”

If only someone could have warned them. Oh, wait…

May 2017


Mar 2017

Latest dining fad — labor-cost surcharges

Ed Morrissey Mar 11, 2017 2:31 PM


Feb 2017

“…the lawsuit, the judge said, has substantial likelihood of success in its underlying challenge to the constitutionality of the order.”

Jan 2017

Epic SJW rant: ‘We need to start killing people’

John Sexton Jan 31, 2017 5:01 PM

“The White House must die.”

To spend on politicians.

Dec 2016

Homelessness is apparently now a human right

Jazz Shaw Dec 21, 2016 3:48 PM

Out of doors, out of bounds