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Life & Style Six last-minute Dad dates for Father's Day Six last-minute Dad dates for Father's Day
Did you totally space on Father's Day? Don't sweat it; instead of picking up a tie that he will probably hate, why not give the man who taught you everything you know (whether he's your biological dad,or just an awesome father figure) something that he'll actually enjoy? Chiefly: Time spent together on a fun Father's Day date.
Life & Style VIDEO: Awesome old footage from the Seattle World's Fair VIDEO: Awesome old footage from the Seattle World's Fair (Video)
At this time in 1962, the Seattle World's Fair was in full swing, with a state-of-the-art Monorail, a Needle that pierced the sky, and tourists flocking to the city in droves. But it was a very different-looking city, as evidenced by this pretty cool video of the Seattle Center, downtown, and those impeccably-dressed crowds. And yes, the Needle is wearing it's very-mod "Galaxy Gold" color.
Life & Style Demi Lovato wants a Barbie doll with her 'actual body type' Demi Lovato wants a Barbie doll with her 'actual body type'
"X Factor" judge and pop star Demi Lovato has been open about her struggles with an eating disorder, and has worked advocate for greater body positivity in her own industry. The 20-year-old has criticized advertisers and other companies that she sees as having a negative impact on the self-esteem of young women. So it's no surprise that she's taken aim at one of the longest-standing icons of potentially problematic messaging: Barbie. This week, Lovato has been telling her Twitter followers to tweet at the official Barbie twitter account and ask that Mattel create a more realistic doll.
Life & Style NJ town to vote on boardwalk ban on saggy pants NJ town to vote on boardwalk ban on saggy pants
WILDWOOD, N.J. (AP) — Leaders of a New Jersey shore town are looking to butt in on how people dress when they stroll the boardwalk, because they believe most visitors don't want to see people's rear ends hanging out.
Life & Style Now open: Sweet new digs for the Seattle Aquarium's seals Now open: Sweet new digs for the Seattle Aquarium's seals
For quite some time, the Seattle Aquarium's harbor seals have made due with a so-so enclosure, which was not only cramped, but also not particularly conducive to viewing -- and could be dangerous in the event of an earthquake. This weekend, though, the Aquarium unveiled their new, multi-million-dollar habitat, which features improvements that are both aesthetic and structural.
Life & Style Finally! There's a Google map of Seattle's public restrooms (with comments) Finally! There's a Google map of Seattle's public restrooms (with comments)
If you've lived in Seattle long enough (or at least spent enough time in the city), chances are you've probably got at least one or two go-to restrooms. Maybe it's a coffee shop where they're not so stingy with the key, maybe it's a shopping area with kind clerks who look the other way -- whatever the case, in a city with next to no public facilities, it's important to have a few spots chambered. Or, you could consult this really, really helpful Google map, which also features comments from users.