Goodbye P.I.

Seattle used to have two newspapers. Last week, after publishing since the Civil War, the Seattle Post Intelligencer called it quits. Well… technically they’re still going to publish. Online only, and with a small fraction of the staff. The fact that their website looks pretty much like it did while they were failing doesn’t bode well for the future.
Empty Seattle P.I. Newsstand

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Before The Globe Stops Spinning

For now, Seattle has two newspapers – the Seattle Times and the Seattle Post Intelligencer.  They’re both middling at best, but at least the Seattle PI has a great spinning globe atop it’s office building.  It’s been around since 1948 and even moved with the PI to their current location 23 years ago.

Seattle PI globe lit by neon at night

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