A Curious Eye

A Curious Eye

My name's Ben. I'm a 22 year-old recent grad living in Seattle. I've been told my gayness is only matched by my enthusiasm.
I post my favorite news from all around the web.
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senselessaesthetics:

Next year!! So excited!!

senselessaesthetics:

Next year!! So excited!!

(via effyeahwashingtonstate)

breakingnews:

6 climbers missing on Washington’s Mount Rainier
NBC News: Rescuers are searching for six people who have gone missing while climbing Mount Rainier in Washington State. 
The group, which included two guides, was last contacted at 6 p.m. on Wednesday as they were ascending more than 12,000 feet up Liberty Ridge. Another climbing party reported finding ice axes at the bottom of a cliff.
Follow updates on BreakingNews.com
Photo: Search crews are looking for six climbers missing since Wednesday from Mount Rainier in Washington state. (Elaine Thompson / AP File)

breakingnews:

6 climbers missing on Washington’s Mount Rainier

NBC News: Rescuers are searching for six people who have gone missing while climbing Mount Rainier in Washington State. 

The group, which included two guides, was last contacted at 6 p.m. on Wednesday as they were ascending more than 12,000 feet up Liberty Ridge. Another climbing party reported finding ice axes at the bottom of a cliff.

Follow updates on BreakingNews.com

Photo: Search crews are looking for six climbers missing since Wednesday from Mount Rainier in Washington state. (Elaine Thompson / AP File)

Seattle is at the forefront of being a dementia-friendly city

Washington Supreme Court Backs Discrimination Claim Against Catholic Hospital

Canada unprepared for oil spill in Strait of Juan de Fuca

The last thing we need is a sludgy gift from the North
oysters-and-concept-albums:

Yup fall is here

Relief!

oysters-and-concept-albums:

Yup fall is here

Relief!

(via effyeahwashingtonstate)

growswitch:

Who’s Funding Washington’s #GMO Labeling Campaign? #LabelGMO’sView Post

growswitch:

Who’s Funding Washington’s #GMO Labeling Campaign? #LabelGMO’s

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(via effyeahwashingtonstate)

Obama won't go after legal pot users in Washington, Colorado

For backers of legalized marijuana in Washington and Colorado, it isn’t what President Obama said — it’s what he didn’t say.

In an interview with ABC News, Obama said that recreational pot smoking in the two states that have legalized it is not a major concern for his administration.

"We’ve got bigger fish to fry," Obama said. "It would not make sense for us to see a top priority as going after recreational users in states that have determined that it’s legal."

Proponents of recreational marijuana use welcomed the president’s comments, but they stress that he didn’t address the bigger question: Will federal prosecutors and drug agents also look the other way?

Keep people reading at SeattleTimes.com

The Marriage Plot: Inside This Year's Epic Campaign for Gay Equality

How activists rewrote the political playbook, reversed decades of defeat, and finally won over voters.

Keep reading at TheAtlantic.com

knowhomo:

LGBTQ* News and Equality Celebrations You May Have Missed
Welcome Maine, Maryland and Washington! We are so happy to see you.
knowhomo:

LGBTQ* News and Equality Celebrations You May Have Missed
Welcome Maine, Maryland and Washington! We are so happy to see you.
knowhomo:

LGBTQ* News and Equality Celebrations You May Have Missed
Welcome Maine, Maryland and Washington! We are so happy to see you.
knowhomo:

LGBTQ* News and Equality Celebrations You May Have Missed
Welcome Maine, Maryland and Washington! We are so happy to see you.
knowhomo:

LGBTQ* News and Equality Celebrations You May Have Missed
Welcome Maine, Maryland and Washington! We are so happy to see you.

knowhomo:

LGBTQ* News and Equality Celebrations You May Have Missed

Welcome Maine, Maryland and Washington! We are so happy to see you.