Seattle superhero Phoenix Jones unmasks himself, reveals that he has…

After being arrested on Sunday for pepper-spraying a crowd, Seattle costumed defender Phoenix Jones (née Ben Fodor) unmasked himself to local press on Thursday and affirmed his intentions to patrol the streets, despite this Tony Stark-style outing. » 10/15/11 7:30am 10/15/11 7:30am

Real-life superhero Phoenix Jones' secret identity exposed after he…

Seattle's Phoenix Jones has long been the face of the real-life superhero movement, what with his secret headquarters and GQ magazine profile. However, the hero's vigilante tactics have landed him on the wrong side of the law. Phoenix Jones: MAN OR MENACE? » 10/12/11 11:30am 10/12/11 11:30am

The Public Transit Projects that Should Have Been

Urban history is littered with the dead bodies of scrapped public transit projects. When eager commuters and car companies turned the automobile into the most popular form of transit in the world in the twentieth century, many cities set aside plans for expanding their public transit systems, such as the electric tram … » 4/16/08 5:15pm 4/16/08 5:15pm