Editorial


Publisher’s Note: A Plea For The Less Fortunate

Publisher’s Notes are the personal opinions of The Distorter’s Publisher-in-Chief and do not necessarily represent the official editorial position of The Distorter. Dear Mercer Island Neighbors: I understand that your initial reaction to the enactment…




Publisher’s Note: The Distorter Endorses, 2016

Publisher’s Notes are the personal opinions of The Distorter’s Publisher-in-Chief and do not necessarily represent the official editorial position of The Distorter. To my fellow citizens of Mercer Island: Last year I put The Distorter’s…


Publisher’s Note: Fighting For Privilege

Publisher’s Notes are the personal opinions of The Distorter’s Publisher-in-Chief and do not necessarily represent the official editorial position of The Distorter. I’ve recently become aware that people in our country are in the midst…



Publisher’s Note: Selfish Parking at the QFC

Publisher’s Notes are the personal opinions of The Distorter’s Publisher-in-Chief and do not necessarily represent the official editorial position of The Distorter. As anybody who lives on the island knows, ever since Albertsons closed its…


What We’re Thankful For

At The Mercer Island Distorter, we have much to be thankful for as 2015 near its close. What started as a dream, next a notion, and then a vision, finally became the pages that you hold…