Tom Mattausch

Seattle sculptor, public artist, Pastafarian, and world citizen.


Your fellow petition-signer Brian Robertson was inspired to write The Seattle Times this letter to the editor. Here it is, for your consideration and imitation: send your own letter to the media you are most familiar with. "Aaron Ybarra who? Monkey see, monkey do..." Following the outbreaks of mass-violence at SPU and Reynolds HS in Troutdale,…Read More
After every school shooting, this video ends up on Reddit, which helped me really become aware of our media ethics problem. It's a poignant explanation of the issue and features Dr. Park Dietz, a prominent psychologist who recently told Seattle-based NPR affiliate KUOW's Marcie Sillman that "“I have been on CNN at least three times saying, ‘If you…Read More
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