I'm happy to report that my part of town has not yet been struck by disaster. The rain even cleared when it was time to meet up with the metbloggers for drinks at the Green Room downtown. Traffic was ridiculous, the bus was late, and the driver made up the route as he went, but I stayed mostly dry walking and riding.
The wind is still hilarious. On the way home, it practically lifted me across the street at crosswalks.
Playing catch-up for those who are interested in keeping track. The weekend included a holiday party with friends and the Three Imaginary Girls karaoke party at the Crocodile. Someone sang "Gloria" and I fled to the bar before the crippling tailgate flashbacks consumed me. I still kind of despise karaoke, but the event was pretty amusing.
Sunday was the KEXP Yule Benefit with Cold War Kids, Junior Boys, Ted Leo + Pharmacists, and Juno. I liked the bands is approximately descending order on the setlist, but we really didn't give Juno much of a chance, going to Havana for drinks instead.
Nothing really on Monday. A visit to Ballard for pub quiz on Tuesday, and office hours at the Hideout last night.