Grandma’s Apprehensive

Melissa McCarthy’s next movie role happened the other day near Tri Cities, Washington.

Becky Powell, 40, was driving to a music store with her husband and teenage son when she saw Fry flee, she said. She watched as Fry put a good distance between himself and the officer.

Instead of stopping and waiting to […]

All Day Suckers

This guy may be safe in the State of Washington, if this case stands up (from Courthouse News):

Evidence does not support the luring conviction of a man who asked a 9-year-old boy, “Do you want some candy? I’ve got some at my house,” a Washington appeals court ruled. According to the trial record, […]

Oh Lolly Lollipop!

Here’s the new textbooks for the State of Washington’s primary school sex education curriculum:

Pannkuk said he became enraged as his 11-year-old daughter recounted what the principal had told the classroom.

“Steam was coming out my ears,” he said. “I was very, very upset. I understand that they need to teach these kids […]


Explosive Breach of Condit Dam from Andy Maser on Vimeo.

In a bid to restore the White Salmon River authorities breached the Condit Dam — time-lapsed awesomeness ensues. More info on the controlled dam breach here.

Vote Yes for JimmyC

All Jimmy wants after a hard days work is a little drink… a cheap drink. Who knew Washington State was stuck in liquor hell?

An initiative backed by Costco to allow supermarkets and warehouse stores to sell liquor in the state of Washington has shattered an election spending record, and a recent poll showed […]

Get This Kid a Beer

The kid in this story is my newest hero. 

I loathe traffic cameras with the heat of 10,000 suns.  And no I’ve never been ticketed by one.

Just because…

This picture simply needed a home. Nothing more, nothing less. Open thread away I suppose…