Print Edition for the week of
Jul. 11 - 17, 2012

Vol. 21, No. 45

Photo by Kelly O
Lars Finberg of the Intelligence in an homage to the character “Hi”
from the 1987 Coen brothers film Raising Arizona.

Features

Is It Time for Tim Burgess?

Violent crime is up, the mayor is hugely unpopular, and the city council’s only former cop is considering whether it’s his moment to run Seattle

News

Why Can't She Learn?

The Women's GED Program Is Being Cut from King County Jail—But Not the Men's

Cops Raid Radicals

Looking for Protest Paraphernalia Associated with Occupy Seattle

TV Wars

Millions in Political TV Ads Already Reserved for November Election

Sources Say

Weekly Claptrap and Winning Lottery Numbers

Columns

Drunk of the Week

Liquid Narcolepsy

Free Will Astrology

For the Week of July 11

Text From South Lake Union

South Lake Union's "Diversity"

Worn Out

Wendy Smith: Spray Tanner to the Stars

I, Anonymous

You Nearly Crushed My Reason for Being

Last Days

The Week in Review

New Column!

Ask an Amateur Dermitologist!

Savage Love

Devoteeeeze

Public Editor

A Critical Overview of The Stranger

Music

Three Thesis Statements About the Intelligence's New Album

Number One: Everybody's Got It Easy but Me Is a Perfect Summertime Seattle Rock Record

Walking the City to Sabzi's Beats

How the Townfolk Instrumentals Embody Seattle's Many Cultures

Up & Coming

Lose your dandy elegance every night this week!

Sound Check

Deranged Clown Rapper Ronald McFondle Diagnosed by Shrink

Data Breaker

Tim Sweeney, Tearist, Donato Dozzy, Voices from the Lake

My Philosophy

Steezie Nasa, Frank Ocean, Talib Kweli, Meek Mill, Wolf Hotel

Never Heard of 'Em

Sparks

The Homosexual Agenda

The Summer Waxes Narky, NYC DJ Tim Sweeney Invades

Poster of the Week

Black Whales Poster

Underage

Deep Time's Haunted Pop

Film

Marriage vs. Desire

Sarah Polley Brilliantly Guts the Rom-Com in Take This Waltz

Where the Wild Things Are

The Amazing Bayou Dreamscape of Beasts of the Southern Wild

Art House

The Death of the Russian Soul

I Love Television

Rejoice! I'm back in the amateur pharmaceutical business.

Restaurants

Things Happen Strangely in Cuba

The Man from Havana Is Serving Lunch

Chow Bio

Calculated Sandwiches

Arts

Art-Eating Park

Dream Catchers Are Not Going to Cut It

Books

Black and White and Red All Over

The Revolutionary Journalism of Joe Sacco

Theater

A Comedy with Claws

The Bitter Aftertaste of Accidental Death of an Anarchist