Seattle Post-Intelligencer

  • Blogs

    April 26, 2010

    The Don Draper-William S. Burroughs Connection

    Mad Men is not coming back till July 25, but there's no reason we can't start talking about it now. So let's discuss this latest theory: Don Draper is actually a St. Louisan. We know his body (well, Jon Hamm, anyway) is from here. But a blog post from the Seattle Post-Intelligencer website last wee ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 21, 2009

    Savage Love HBO Show In the Works, Says Sex Advice Columnist

    Photo: Via Wikimedia CommonsDan Savage​ Haven't you always thought that HBO was a little lacking in the sex department? Sure the network has Real Sex, but it's not "real"-- with its exposés on sex toy factories and the like. Taxicab Confessions is pure voyeurism, Cathouse is wonderfully sleazy an ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 8, 2008
  • Blogs

    May 16, 2008

    Starbucks: Once More, With Energy!

    Starbucks continues its attempts to reinvent itself. First, the struggling behemoth returned to its roots, rededicating itself to better brewed coffee. It bought the company that manufactures the high-end Clover coffee-brewing system and introduced the new -- albeit very bland -- Pike Place Blend as ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 16, 2008
  • Blogs

    April 22, 2008

    The Morning Brew: Tuesday, 4.22

    Congress proposes a bill to strengthen the FDA's oversight of food safety. (Seattle Post-Intelligencer) Do top-tier seafood restaurants support sustainable fishing? An investigation by Charles Clover, who wrote The End of the Line, a must-read book on overfishing. (Vanity Fair) Are your plastic co ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 1, 2008

    The Morning Brew: Friday, 2.1

    Snow Day! Photo: Ian Froeb Does eating "conventional" (i.e., not "organic") produce really expose you to dangerous pesticides? A new study claims it does. (Seattle Post-Intelligencer) New food labels in the European Union seek to combat obesity. (International Herald Tribune) Earlier this week, M ... More >>

  • News

    February 2, 2005

    Burnt Offering

    Did the Post-Dispatch try to buy itself?

  • Film

    October 16, 2002


    Gore Verbinski and Naomi Watts throw their hats into The Ring