|This ad appears in today's Seattle Times. Yes, the Seattle Times is independent of some people, but not independent of others and the lines of dependency are not always transparent.
Trusted? Objective? Raise your hands if you trust the Seattle Times (or any other news source) to be objective.
Here at Sound Politics we don't pretend to be objective. Like everybody else on the planet, each of our contributors has their own point of view. We're just honest about it.