Tom and Curley Articles

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KIRO Newsradio Newsdesk

Upzone proposal may backfire on Seattle’s housing plan

KIRO Radio's Mike Lewis looks at the pros and cons of a new proposal that would change upzone plans in 27 Seattle neighborhoods.
7 years ago
Could you fit everything you need in life inside a knapsack? (davidd, Flickr)...
John Curley

What if you could fit everything you needed in a knapsack?

Seriously. Check out the headline. What if that was the case, and you were happier because of it. I saw this piece about self-help guru James Altucher in The New York Times and am trying to figure out how to implement his philosophy into my own life. I don’t really know how to pronounce his […]
8 years ago
Socks sold at the University Washington bookstore have at least one person upset over the phrases t...
Kipp Robertson

Crude or funny: What do you think of these socks sold at the UW bookstore?

College is a time to be experimental. Based on a top-selling item in the University of Washington bookstore, it's also a time to be vulgar.
9 years ago
SDOT says it's not all distracted driving that's causing so many pedestrian accidents. (AP)...
MyNorthwest Staff

Inability to safely drive, walk, bicycle in Seattle a ‘huge problem’

The Seattle Department of Transportation says it's not all distracted driving that's causing so many pedestrian accidents.
9 years ago
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MyNorthwest Staff

Season’s Greetings from Tom and Curley Show

Thank you from the bottom of our hearts for listening to our radio show. We wish you a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year! -Tom and John Follow @
9 years ago
The idea of re-gifting, stealing and exchanging gets shuffled in John Curley's mind. (AP)...
MyNorthwest Staff

There’s re-gifting and then there’s whatever John Curley does

To re-gift or not to re-gift? It’s an ethical quandary that many juggle this time of year. Unless you’re KIRO Radio’s John Curley, where re-gifting sounds an awful lot like a casual burglary. Related: Thank ’90s Seattle for the lack of city parks While Curley has, let’s call them loose morals on this subject, whether […]
9 years ago