Trident Athletics Holding Murph Challenge

Trident Athletics of Tacoma will be hosting the Murph Challenge on Memorial Day, May 30th, 2016. Known simply as “Murph” in the CrossFit community, athletes across the nation are challenged to wear a...

Analyzing the Godfather of Funk

If you think you know the Godfather of Soul (a.k.a. James Brown) based solely off old videos, comedy rou­tines, previous biographies, and celeb­rity rumors, you don’t know the real James Brown. While...

Outlander is Back and Lusher Than Ever

Outlander is already a phenome­non. Based on the bestselling series of novels about a World War II era nurse who falls back in time to 1700s Scotland, Outlander had a large fan base. The highly-antic...

Game of Thrones: Feminist or Femi-not?

The Game of Thrones series is no stranger to controversy, both good and bad. Fans were shocked when the pri­mary protagonist was killed off in the first season. This is good controversy and served to...

Justice for Jackie

On January 28th, Jacqueline Salyers, a woman from the Puyallup tribe, was shot by two officers from the Tacoma police department during an attempt to ar­rest her boyfriend, Kenneth Wright Jr., who di...

UW Students Win $10,000 for ASL Invention

Navid Azodi and Thomas Pryor, from the University of Washington’s Seattle campus, created gloves that translate American Sign Language into spoken word. SignAloud has sen­sors embedded in the gloves ...