Initiative 83, which was Seattle's third chance to revisit the question "Monorail: fancy science fiction mass transit in the sky, or frivolous theme park attraction" passed, meaning another several years of local radio programs playing The Monorail Song from The Simpsons.
Probably a couple more initiatives, too.
Secondly, in a closely watched battle, the Yarrow Point library will not be joining the King County Library system.
Yesterday, I was toying with starting my own political party. I'm currently thinking of starting "The Ninja Party". Ninjas are cool, right? Let me know if you and a couple hundred thousand of your friends are in, we can make this happen.