VOTE The Best Things From Seattle  

Benjamin Dunn
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List Rules Vote up your favorite people, bands, companies, foods, etc. that got their start in Seattle, Washington.

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Seattle, WA, is consistently considered one of the top cities in America, and for good reason. Seattle is known for many different things. Being the home of huge tech companies like Amazon and Microsoft, internationally famous coffee shops like Starbucks and Seattle's Best and let's not forget the birthplace of grunge. 

With so many great things coming out of one town, how does one determine which is the best thing to come out of Seattle? Is it Nirvana? Valve Entertainment? Maybe the Fremont Troll? It's up to you to decide. 

Vote up your favorite thing that the people of Seattle are responsible for. If you don't see something, add it to the list. 
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210 50
Jimi Hendrix is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Things From Seattle

2
194 46
Space Needle is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Things From Seattle

3
201 77
Seattle Seahawks is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Things From Seattle

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133 41
REI is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Things From Seattle

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172 64
Pearl Jam is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Things From Seattle

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201 82
Starbucks is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Things From Seattle

7
162 59
Costco is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Things From Seattle

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195 77
Amazon.com is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Things From Seattle

9
142 51
Soundgarden is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Things From Seattle

10
151 53
Boeing is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Things From Seattle

11
128 42
Dick's Drive-In is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Things From Seattle

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185 90
Nirvana is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Things From Seattle

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107 33
Fremont Troll is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Things From Seattle
Fremont Troll

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129 53
Seattle Mariners is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Things From Seattle

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125 51
Grunge Music is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Things From Seattle

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122 49
Alice in Chains is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Things From Seattle

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113 51
United Parcel Service is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Things From Seattle

18
95 37
Top Pot Doughnuts is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Things From Seattle
Top Pot Doughnuts

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151 77
Microsoft Corporation is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Things From Seattle

20
84 35
Red Mill Burgers is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Things From Seattle
Red Mill Burgers

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79 30
Sub Pop is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Things From Seattle

22
126 73
Bill Gates is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Things From Seattle

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85 42
Jones Soda is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Things From Seattle

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80 37
Pyramid Breweries is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Things From Seattle

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112 62
Foo Fighters is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Things From Seattle