Print Edition for the week of
Jan. 23 - 29, 2013

Vol. 22, No. 21
Josh Malamy and Benjamin Williams, married at the Orcas Hotel on Orcas Island. Photo by Jenny Jimenez (


Kid Flicks for Cineastes (and Kids!)

The Children’s Film Festival Returns to NWFF

My Worst Nightmare: Isabelle Huppert Acting Like a Gorilla

Wagner & Me: Stephen Fry Wrestles with the Anti-Semitic Composer and His Own Jewish Conscience

Amour: Technically Impressive, Beautifully Acted, and Deeply Boring

Art House

Vanishing Waves: Erotic Science Fiction at Its Best


Up & Coming

Lose your krautrock freakazoids every night this week!

Psych-Blues Septet Rose Windows Open Doors to the Unknown

From Off-the-Grid to Center Stage in Just Over a Year

What's Crappening?

News, Reviews, and Spit

Never Heard of 'Em: King Crimson

Sound Check

Music in Prison


The Exquisites, the Trashies, Mega Bog

My Philosophy

Mystikal, the Breaklites, and Aesop Rock

Data Breaker

Blond:ish, Domokos, Deepchild, Teeko

The Homosexual Agenda

All About the Monsoon

Poster of the Week

Poster by Ben Todd

Food & Drink

Green Pizza

Pagliacci Goes for the Gold, Environmentally Speaking


What Happened to the Neighborhood Blogs?

After a Surge in Popularity, Some Are Vanishing

Teacher Revolt

Two New Schools Throw Away the MAP

Debunking the So-Called Bike Backlash

A New Poll Finds that Seattle Loves Cyclists, Wants Protected Bicycle Lanes, and Thinks Recent Anti-Bike Rhetoric Is a Load of Crap

Vote Yes on the School Levies

Holy Crap, There's Another Fucking Election!?!!

Sources Say

News for the Damned

Visual Art

Bobo and the Janky Ocelot

Why We Love Things That Stare Back


A Portrait of Muhammad as a Young Man

The First Muslim Finds the Human in the Sacred