Beginning in 2017, I did a monthly interview series for Seattle Met magazine called Quote Unquote. Its inaugural steward was Matt Halverson; I took over in a freelance capacity when he left the magazine. This column works best when someone gives it their full attention, month over month. It also requires fresh perspective. So i was happy to hand it over to staff editor Allison Williams in April, and have no doubt she’ll take great care of it.
To mark the end of this era, here are my five favorite Quote Unquotes.
Okay to quote Kevin Ninh: “plot twist.” I can’t pick just five. I mean, Jay Inslee, Angela Garbes, the emoji linguist?! These people were all so fascinating. Please check out the full list here.