Sean Michaels

What Your Travel Time to Work Should Be (list)

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A recent article in the Seattle Times stated: If you’re serious about driving Interstate 5 from Everett in time for work in Seattle, you need to reach the freeway 18 minutes earlier than three years ago.  And after this morning’s commute, I’m thinking that number should be 30 minutes or more.  CRAZY!  And frustrating.  Ever wonder what your travel time ... Read More »

Why Did The Salmon Cross The Road, Because…(video)

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This is one of the first signs of the rainy season in Western Washington.  The Sko Valley (Skokomish River) on highway 101 (just a couple miles north of Shelton) is where you can see what happens when this river hits near flood stage.  Salmon cross the road because they can. Is it legal for this dog to fetch a meal ... Read More »

Millions of cars recalled due to faulty airbags (info)

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The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration urges owners of certain Toyota, Honda, Mazda, BMW, Nissan, Mitsubishi, Subaru, Chrysler, Ford and General Motors vehicles to act immediately on recall notices to replace defective Takata airbags. Over 7 million vehicles are involved in these recalls, which have occurred as far back as 18 months ago and as recently as October 20. The ... Read More »

Week Four – Carmen, Angel and Maya

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Meet Carmen, Angel and Maya the wonderful pups from our fourth week of Wet Nose Wednesdays! All three of these wonderful dogs are currently living at PAWS, but they are all looking for their forever homes. Carmen and Angel are a first for WNW in that they are a bonded pair that have been together since they were born. We are hoping to place ... Read More »

WEEK 2: Day 13, Gonna Get My Soup On!

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OCTOBER 19th, 2014/SUNDAY:  I call people out who say things like “I won’t do the diet, the food is aweful” or “I can’t do the diet because it’s difficult to stick to while cooking for household” or “these sorts of things just won’t work for me, I like food too much’.  Well guess what, so do I!  With the 30/10 ... Read More »

And The UGLIEST Accent In America Goes To….

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East coast, southern, midwest, northern, and any other people with accents in the United States were put into a bracket to see who was voted to have the worst accent in America. The “winning” accent went to the good people of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. National or international…what is YOUR favorite accent? Read More »

Shellie Hart’s ‘Trending Celebrities’ 10/21/14 (Headlines)

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Well guess which celebrity JUST joined TWITTER, and the Beatle that’s the now the face of Sketchers and another celebrity baby on the way!  Check out what’s trending today in Celebrity Headlines. – Shellie Hart Show Monica Lewinsky joins Twitter. (Us) Tori Spelling was hospitalized with bronchitis, but quarantined like an ebola patient. (TMZ) The new face of Sketchers is… ... Read More »

Just In Time For The Holidays…Ebola Toys?!?!?!?!

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It’s amazing to me what people make… but it’s even MORE amazing to me what people will actually buy! The company Giantmicrobes Inc, makes toys based on viruses and other microscopic organisms and with all of this Ebola talk going around these days…they are CASHING IN on it! Some of these are pretty clever but Ebola and E Coli…REALLY?!?! Read More »

Music to your dog’s ears

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A post on Mashable.com introduces us to the iCalmDog, being called the ‘”iPod for dogs” because our little buddies can use soothing in stressful situations – for instance, when traveling – just like people. The people who came up with the idea are a concert pianist and a psychoacoustic engineer. They found that dogs, like their owners, are soothed by ... Read More »

Whats The Red Painted Street? (info)

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Now that many of us are knowing that a green painted street in Seattle is something to do with bicycles. Whats the new Red Painted Street in Seattle?  These are Hot Bus Zones.  Be cautious on a wet day as these surfaces become very slick we are told.  For those who keep track of money spent,  these Red Zones cost ... Read More »