On Friday, I called in to KUOW’s Weekday program. The second hour features a journalist round table, where the likes of Danny Westneat and Knute Berger talk about whatever it is that they talk about.
Having commented on Westneat’s column about the worst piece of public art in the city, I felt obliged to call in.
(You can find the program here, or on iTunes. It’s free! Fast-forward to the 41 minute, 10 second mark.)
I have not, nor has anyone else, ever claimed that removing the bench will solve the problems of Belltown. The “artinistas” of Seattle, who dump godawful public art on my sidewalks, can go suck lemon.
[UPDATE] Here’s the bench in question: