1. Seattle is home to the world’s first Starbucks.
3. Seattleites welcome people of every race, creed, and belief system.
Pride parades for daaays.
4. The rest of the country drives cars. Seattleites commute on ferries.
…which, of course, got their names changed to Seahawks players for the Super Bowl.
34. The San Juan Islands are just the most perfect, woodsy, blissful escape from Seattle.
…not that we need an escape from Seattle.