Robots, BBQ and fake nurses at SXSW Day 1 with Manley

Greetings from Austin, Texas and the South By Southwest Music Festival, the epicenter of the music world for the next few days. Since I like music and you like music (and someone was dumb enough to give me all access passes to everything..again) I thought it would be cool to share my experience...
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107 Seconds with Sounders FC's Jordan Morris and Cristian Roldan

In preparation for their 2017 home-opener , Championship Celebration and title defense, Sounders FC forward Jordan Morris and midfielder Cristian Roldan, best friends, stopped by The End studios to talk soccer. And finally, the duo weighed in on the pineapple on pizza debate. You can catch Cristian...
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Why Dick's is better than In-N-Out

Me: Why is Dick’s better than In-N-Out? You: “It isn’t, you bastard! How could you even say that those cheap burgers and fries are better than my Double Double with fries, Animal Style?!” I don’t think you’re wrong for liking In-N-Out, I just think it is massively over-hyped. While plenty of people...
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These will murder your feet

Nerd Talk: Lego Tape is like Wallpaper's Awesome Uncle

As a huge LEGO fan, it was pretty cool to run into this crowd source campaign for what is effectively Lego tape (without permission to use the name Lego). It's like velcro tape only for nipple-y blocks. You peel the back off and adhere it to stuff giving kids and adults the opportunity to stick...
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The best Airbnbs you can rent in Seattle

Whether you’re looking for a short vacation or a weekend staycation (I hate that word, for the record), tons of people are turning to the home rental app Airbnb as a hotel alternative, and Seattle has an interesting variety of places listed on the site. If you aren't familiar, Airbnb allows regular...
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Nirvana: Taking Punk to the Masses is Closing

Yes, it's true. The Nirvana exhibit at MoPop is officially closing on March 19th. I was tipped off with the info from my Twitter bud, Jenn DeBellis. She's aware of my love for Kurt and Nirvana and advised me to come check out the gallery one last time before it leaves. I'm glad I did, because the...
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The best alternative songs to add to your workout playlist

Instead of listening to some sweaty dude try to pick up chicks at the gym (which is totally not cool, guys) or dogs barking at you while you're on your morning run, pop on the headphones for a playlist made specifically for your fitness time. We curated a playlist meant to get you pumped up at the...
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The All Seattle Music Starting XI

It's soccer season again and the Sounders are defending champs. This year, they get to defend that title for the first time. Folks over in Atlanta and New York put together their All [City] Hip Hop Starting XIs for 2017 (inspired by a Waka Flocka Flame tweet ) and the teams look strong, but are...
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#sEATtle: Alyssa's red sauce

I like to eat. A lot. Food is bae. Therefore, I figured I would post reviews of the places I go to give you a little insight and maybe some ideas on where you might want to nom with your friends or special someones. Plus, it gives me an excuse to pig out on Seattle's best eats and not feel bad...
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Sounders FC Heritage Kit

Match 2 Preview: Frenchies vs AMERICA (Seattle)

"Your team is amongst the favorites for the 2017 Cup title, but starting 0-2 would not be awesome" -Captain(s) Obvious. Look, starting two games in a row on the road isn't the coolest. But in the eight MLS Sounders seasons, if we've learned anything, the first 57 months of the season are to get...
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