Print Edition for the week of
Jun. 4 - 10, 2009

Vol. 18, No. 38
Cover art by SuttonBeresCuller. Find more at www.suttonberesculler.com

Film

Dance Flick: Or, Honey, You Got Served, So Step Up 2 the Yard and Stomp the Last Dance; or, Hey, That’s Not Funny

The Animal Inside Her

Do you know how many times I've seen A Woman Under the Influence? This movie is soooo good.

Porn!

Let's Have a Pool Party!

Concessions

I wish I Had Amnesia

Music

Inhuman League

Talking Robots and Relationships with Electro Rockers the Juan MacLean

Checkout Time

Camera Obscura Are Only the Latest Indie- Poppers to Sing the Praises of the Public Library

Into the Loop of Luxury

How the Field Went from Punk to Shoegaze Techno's Stratosphere

Fucking in the Streets

Return to Party Mountain

Up & Coming

This Week's Noteworthy Shows and Parties

Every Little Thing

An Extended Interview with John Maclean of the Juan Maclean

Data Breaker

What Decibel Can Learn from DEMF

It's a Hit

Party Crasher

Hot for Teachers

Underage

The Aphonia Festival

My Philosophy

GMK's Songs for Bloggers

Poster of the Week

New Column!

Lyrical Beatdown!

The Score

Reissue Rumba

Theater

Crazy, Sexy, Slight

Three Comedies About Sex, Dudes, and Becoming a Grown-up

Food & Drink

Mediterranean Love

Greek in Ballard, Gorgeous in Greenwood

Bar Exam

The Fate of the J & M

The Happiest Hour

Dante's

News

Ground Control

City Sues Activist over Front-Yard Skatepark

No Common Ground

Why We Shouldn't Negotiate with Anti-Choice Terrorists

Thinking Small

A Loophole for Really Affordable Housing

Visual Art

A Morning with Derrick Cartwright

Meet SAM's New Director

My Name Is Leo Berk, and I'm a Public Artist

Books

Is That a Bellows in Your Tunic?

Gay, Bucolic BDSM by Straight Ladies, for Straight Ladies

Secret Titles, Existential Borders, and Let's Not Go

An Interview with Sci-Fi Author China Miéville

Colson Whitehead Writes the Perfect Summer Book

The Selected Works of T. S. Spivet: Precocious, but Entertaining

Features

Know Thy Enemy

Meet the Four Men Most Obsessed with Stopping Gay Marriage in Washington State