Print Edition for the week of
Jan. 30 - Feb. 5, 2013

Vol. 22, No. 22

Leslie Dean at 
2 years, 2 months, and 17 days.

Features

Sweets for the Sweet

And for the Stoned, the Vegan, 
the Rich, the Poor, the Broken-Jawed…

The Rent Hike

What Happened When a New Owner Bought Our Apartment Building

Sweet New Column!

Almond Roca or Cat Poop?

News

The Messy Reality of Legal Pot

The Mayor Courts Pot Entrepreneurs, the Governor Fends Off the Feds, and There's Still Almost Nowhere to Open a Pot Shop in Seattle

You Pay More for College Than Lawmakers

Comparing What Legislators Paid in Tuition to the Current Tuition Under Their Budget Cuts (Adjusted for Inflation)

We Need More Gun Buybacks

Seattle's First Gun Buyback in Two Decades Was Almost Too Successful

Successful Dropouts?

Why Seattle Teachers Are Getting National Attention

Sources Say

I’m the Sexy-Tary of State Now, Bitches

Columns

Drunk of the Week

What About Love?

New Column!

Send Us Your Valentines

Free Will Astrology

For the Week of Jan 30

I, Anonymous

Get a Room and Kill Yourselves

Fiction

Concussive

Last Days

The Week in Review

Savage Love

Sex-Positive Therapy

Public Editor

A Critical Overview of The Stranger

I Love Television

Stop Interrupting Me, Super Bowl!!

Music

Seattle Saves Hiphop, Again

The Connection Between Sir Mix-A-Lot's "Baby Got Back" and Macklemore & Ryan Lewis's "Thrift Shop"

Up & Coming

Lose your skanker man logo every night this week!

I Was a Dead Man

Cody ChesnuTT Saved My Life, Again

What's Crappening?

Music, News, and Cats

Sound Check

Walking Papers’ Barrett Martin on Pouring the Concrete Right

Never Heard of 'Em: Paul McCartney's Ram

Data Breaker

The Homosexual Agenda

Cuckoo fuh Coco Peru

Poster of the Week

Poster by Kithkin

Underage

Kid Smpl and Black Hat

Arts

Hue and Cry

Why Does Seattle Have Such a Color Problem?

Loose Lips

Theaters That Move and Artists on Fire

Books

Don't Eat Fried Chicken

Jared Diamond's New Book Is No Guns, Germs, and Steel

A List of Things People Do

Richard Blanco and the Recycled Inaugural Poem

Theater

Narrow Your Eyes

A Nine-Month Rehearsal Process Pays Off for The Seagull