Print Edition for the week of
Jan. 25 - 31, 2012

Vol. 21, No. 21
Venus/Mars (Saturn) 
by Troy Gua
You can find more of Troy’s work at the SOIL Backspace (www.soilart.org) through 
Jan 28 and at www.troygua.com.

Savage Love

Hopelessly Devoted

I, Anonymous

Missing Moolah

Film

The Grey: Liam Neeson vs. Wolves

I Love Television

Ha. I Win.

Albert Nobbs: A Reserved Flirtation with Sexual Politics

Art House

The Conquest: The Rise of Nicolas Sarkozy

Music

Sound Check

Black Breath's Foul Agility

Please Lord, Help Me Get My Shit Together

The Sharpness and Softness of Erin Jorgensen's Redemption

Think Vocal, Rock Global

Pollens Are Seattle's Top African Trance Choral Band

After Triumph

The Hiphop World That Created Wu-Tang Clan Is Not What It Once Was

Up & Coming

Lose your lyrical acrobatics every night this week!

My Philosophy

Wu-Tang, Doomtree, and More

The Homosexual Agenda

Shameless Social and Lisa Koch's Birthday Bash

Poster of the Week

Posters by Julia Salamonik and Shana Cleveland

Chuckletown, USA

Watch Mike Epps's Grandma Threaten to Give You Head

Data Breaker

Beats Antique, Filastine, 10th Annual Laptop Battle, B. Bravo

Underage

Spin Cycle, The Sissy Collective, Dana Jewell

Theater

I Will Rip Your Soul Apart

Verdi's Rarely Seen Attila Is Good Opera

The Ascension of Mary

Tears, Mirrors, and Flying Furniture in a Play About a Dying Mother

Free Will Astrology

Visual Art

The Activation of Corners

The 10th Northwest Biennial Asks You to Take Off Your Pants

Books

An Epidemic of Words

Can The Flame Alphabet Make You Sick?

Features

The Messy Rebirth of Newt Gingrich

How the Big-Headed, Bullshit-Spewing, Romney-Bashing Elitist Got His Groove Back

News

The Good, the Bad, and the Fucking Nuts

Here are the bills that we hope will pass in Olympia this year, the bills that we hope will die, and the bills that make us worry about the sanity of our lawmakers.

Love Affair

Finish the Job of Legalizing Gay Marriage by Being Kind

Sources Say

Specializing in Anonymous News with Multiple Sources

Last Days

The Week in Review

Podcasts

Savage Love Episode 276

Public Editor

A Critical Overview of The Stranger

Drunk of the Week

It's Raining!

Suggests

Dengue Fever vs. Secret Chiefs 3

Macrina Valentine Cookies

‘Pollen and Paint: Laib, Homer, and the Natural World’

Matt Ruff

Free Bike Tune-Ups!

Everything Is Terrible!

‘Pina’

Dancing on the Valentine

Sports Blotter

Local Liquor Taste Tests

The Stranger’s First Annual Local Liquor Taste Tests

The Arduous Research Is Complete and the Results of the Local Liquor Taste Tests Are In—You’re Welcome!

Furniture Polish and Marshmallows

The Local Vodka Taste-Test Results

Kerosene Fires and Smooth Operators

The Local Gin Taste-Test Results

Huffing the Environment and Date-Raping Bumblebees

The Local Wild Card Taste-Test Results