Print Edition for the week of
Feb. 1 - 7, 2012

Vol. 21, No. 22
By His Hand, We Are Healed

by Martin Ontiveros

Savage Love

Secrets and Lies

I, Anonymous

Dear Archbishop


Concessions 90210

Extremely Tom & Incredibly Hanks

Roman Rommel

Ralph Fiennes's Coriolanus Is a Beast

The Real World: Iran

A Separation's Revelatory Minutiae

I Love Television

This Business Called "Show"

Art House

Weekend: Jean-Luc Godard's Great, Nutty French-New-Wave Brilliance

Chronicle: The World’s First Found-Footage Superhero Movie Is Set in Seattle

New Column!


The Big Uneasy

Seattle Party Rockers the Pharmacy Move to New Orleans (Then Back to Seattle) to Get Serious

For and Against Kore Ionz

Is Roots Reggae Still Viable in 2012?


No Music for Airports

The Steve Jobs of Hiphop

Is J Dilla the Greatest Producer Ever?

Up & Coming

Lose your requisite spiked jewelry every night this week!

Data Breaker

Beats, Strobe, Don't Talk to the Cops!, Purple & Green

My Philosophy

Hieroglyphics, Pep Love, Scribes, and Cool Nutz

Sound Check

Diminished Men's Iguana Motif

Chuckletown, USA

Weird and Awesome Comedy on Super Bowl Sunday

The Homosexual Agenda

Nick Garrison's I Am My Own Wife and DJ Nark Assumes Sunday Nights at the Cuff


Los Campesinos! and the Dreamy Disco of Twin Sister and Ava Luna

Poster of the Week

Poster by Virgin of the Birds


Trapped in a Time-Share Condo in Hell

The Bells Is Horrifying Entertainment

There Will Be Blood

And Violence and Drug Use and Fog in Tommy Smith's New Show

Free Will Astrology

Visual Art

Light Therapy

Participation and Privacy at ONN/OF

Layoffs, Missing Persons, and Hot Wheels

CoCA's First International Survey


The Walking Debt

Strolling and Talking with a Founder of Occupy Wall Street

Food & Drink

Living Large

The Old World Pizza and the New World Pizza


Church or Cult?

The Control-Freaky Ways of Mars Hill Church

Cut Off

The Komen Foundation’s Partisan Attack on Planned Parenthood, the Women Who Are Upset, the Response from the Local Chapter, and What You Can Do Caves, But What Now?


Charter School Mania Is Back

Wealthy Backers and Two Bills in Olympia Go to War with Public Schools

But There's a Catch

Two Local Couples Have Figured Out How to Default on Their Mortgages and Buy Bigger Houses

Sources Say

Never Going to Give You Up

Last Days

The Week in Review

Sports Blotter



‘I Am My Own Wife’

Soup at Wheeler Street Kitchen


‘The Blanket Show’

Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell

‘They Live’

Damien Jurado

‘Through the Olive Trees’

Drunk of the Week

Public Editor

A Critical Overview of The Stranger


Savage Love Episode 277

Worn Out

Tyler Johnson, Bloody Poet