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If you could keep the sun from setting... would you?

California passes a resolution to put a ring on daylight saving(s) time; is WA next? In other sunny southern news, San Francisco has approved a tax on big businesses to pay for homelessness programs. UW's animal research centers are not without controversy. And while women's anger seems to be having a political moment, that's not without controversy either.

Midterm recap: Is Washington more progressive today than it was yesterday?

A lot depends on who you ask. We talked district elections, ballot measures, and the tea leaves of turnout. Author Susan Orlean also made an appearance to chat about her new book.

Midterm recap: Is Washington more progressive today than it was yesterday?

Will cuffing season ever come to Seattle?

Are we truly the worst city in the nation for dating? Discuss.

How sausages feed Australian civic duty

Vote a little. Have a sausage. Make a day of it! You might as well – it's not exactly optional.

Barred from SCOTUS for wearing a headdress

Is it constitutional to keep a tribal leader out of the Supreme Court because of traditional regalia? Is it realistic to ask big tech firms not to contract with ICE, or the Pentagon? And how important is your identity – to others and to you?

Like so many of our neighbors, do you feel unsheltered?

Novelist Barbara Kingsolver's new book explores what happens when you do everything right and still can't find the ground beneath you. Separately: what should you do if you see a spider in your home? And for teens who carry guns: why? And is there a better way?

With great talent comes mental illness, says this psychiatrist

King County Executive Dow Constantine takes our questions and yours. Also, can Washington state lawmakers block anyone on their social media accounts? We also talk to a psychiatrist who embraces his "crazy" family, and two Seattleites who are creating a map of the weird inside city limits.

The case for American intervention

When should the US intervene in foreign affairs, and when should we stay out of it? We also speak to two leaders in the Seattle Jewish community and check in with journalists ahead of tomorrow's Political Mischief event.

"Our political ideas describe a world that no longer exists"

What tech is the city of Seattle using to surveil its citizens? What does today's charter school ruling mean for education in Washington state? And how will we grapple with the increasing overlap between technology and the state?

Wednesday, October 24th: When should the police shoot to kill?

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