The Trench Reynolds Report

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Natalie’s story: life as a child prostitute: This is a great piece from Sara Jean Green of the Seattle Times about a 16-year-old girl who they call Natalie who has been prostituted on the Village Voice Media owned backpage.com. As I’m sure you know Seattle has had more than its share with underage girls being …

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Afternoon Jolt: McGinn, The Weekly, and Child Prostitution: It seems that this past week Seattle mayor Mike McGinn appeared on a local radio show along with Seattle Weekly Editor-In-Chief Mike Seely over the prostitution ads in the Village Voice Media owned Weekly and backpage.com. Mr. Seely had this to say about the Weekly and backpage …

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110715PR-villagevoicehttp://www.scribd.com/embeds/60215282/content?start_page=1&view_mode=list&access_key=key-2ax9z5xom270d2af38he(function() { var scribd = document.createElement(“script”); scribd.type = “text/javascript”; scribd.async = true; scribd.src = “http://www.scribd.com/javascripts/embed_code/inject.js”; var s = document.getElementsByTagName(“script”)[0]; s.parentNode.insertBefore(scribd, s); })(); That is the press release that Seattle mayor Mike McGinn released after meeting with representatives from Village Voice Media this past Friday. Mayor McGinn has been active recently in trying to get VVM …

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Who’s Fooling Mike McGinn?: I really would like to know what it takes to work for Village Voice Media. Do you have to swear fealty to the head of VVM? Do you have to fill out your application in the blood of virgins? Is there a reprogramming system that rewires your brain to support human …

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McGinn orders city to suspend ads in Seattle Weekly: Seattle mayor Mike McGinn has ordered that all ads placed by the city to be pulled from the Seattle Weekly. That’s the Seattle propaganda arm of Village Voice Media. The ads result in roughly $158K which I’m sure would be a blow to the cash strapped …

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Ashton Kutcher stands with Seattle Mayor McGinn: Speaking of Seattle mayor Mike McGinn (because we were, you know) it seems that Ashton Kutcher has become a fan of his after Mayor McGinn issued his recent letter targeting the Village Voice Media owned backpage.com. Mr. Kutcher tweeted the following to his 7 million plus Twitter followers …

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Seattle mayor, police target Village Voice classifieds: I occasionally chide Seattle for being overly liberal and overrun with filthy hippies. Sometimes, as in this case, it’s not a bad thing. Seattle and King County have been two jurisdictions that have been at the forefront of taking an active role in the fight against human trafficking. …

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