Print Edition for the week of
Aug. 8 - 14, 2012

Vol. 21, No. 49

Film

The Queen of Versailles: Watching Rich People Lose All Their Money Has Never Been More Fun

Unforgivable: André Téchiné's Cinema of Testing Bonds

The Campaign: Will Ferrell and Zach Galifianakis Endorsed This Message

Art House

A Foreign Affair: An Old Movie About Sexy Middle-Aged Ladies

I Love TV

Shark Week? Why not "Weenie Dog Week"?

Music

Clouds of Porn

Erik Blood's New Album, Touch Screens, Celebrates Our Addiction to Dirty Pictures

Rural-Urban Harmony

Yo-haw! Country Funk Uncovers Amazing, Unlikely Fusions

Up & Coming

Lose your DayGlo explosion wardrobe every night this week!

What's Crappening?

News, Reviews, and Puke

Sound Check

Too $hort Is a Legend, Rapping Hymnals to the Game

Data Breaker

Kill Frenzy, Kid Smpl, qp, Tony Goods, Onra, Matthewdavid

My Philosophy

Nas's Life Is Good, CopperWire, Too $hort, Onra, WD4D/JusMoni

The Homosexual Agenda

A Moment of Silence for the Elite; Jinkx Monsoon for Rent

Poster of the Week

Poster by Larry Brady

Underage

Vancouver Invasion Annexes Blanket Truth

Theater

From Basement Assassins to Fat Fuckers

The Pinter Festival at ACT Theater

Red Is the Color of My True Love’s Blood

The Conflicting Desires of Turandot

GhettoNerd at the End of the World

El Ultimo Coconut at Annex Theater

News

Political Convictions?

Federal Prosecutors in Seattle Are Dragging Activists into Grand Juries, Citing Their Social Circles and Anarchist Reading Materials

Desperate Measure

Initiative 103 Seeks to End Corporate Personhood in Seattle, but It Also Looks Like an Unconstitutional Waste of Time

Dog Shitshow

Who's Crazier—the People Trying to Ban Pit Bulls with a New Petition or Furious Pit Bull Owners?

Sources Say

Snitches Get Stitches When You Squeal on the Port

Visual Art

I Love What You've Done with Your Spaceship!

Matthew Offenbacher Improves the Lives of Astronauts (and Others) at SOIL

Art for Eye Athletes

Ben Beres Is a Printmaking Fiend

Loose Lips

The Gayness of Mitt Romney and Donkeys, A Million Bucks in Bellevue, and Occidental Square's Loneliness

Books

No Place Like Home

Maria Semple's New Novel Is About Loathing Seattle

Apocalypse, Party of One

The Dog Stars Makes the End of the World Feel Personal