Print Edition for the week of
Aug. 20 - 26, 2009

Vol. 18, No. 49
COVER ART Cover art: "Green Dumpster" with Cardboard by Rachel Maxi. Part of the exhibit "The Lay of the Land" at Grey Gallery (www.greygallery andlounge.com) through Oct 3.

Savage Love

Peace of Meat

New Column!

I, Anonymous

Hey, Roommate...

Music

Fidelity Claws

The Intelligence's Blown-out Pop Smarts

Taking the Piss

The Loud, Messy Catharsis of Snark Rockers Pissed Jeans

Back Home

Seattle MC Yirim Seck's Hiphop Classicism

Up & Coming

This Week's Noteworthy Shows and Parties

Data Breaker

Portable Morla and Eric Copeland: Seducing the Alien

Fucking in the Streets

Hair, Hoops, and Haters

It's a Hit

New Singles from DJ Kaos and Jay-Z

Party Crasher

Sugar Ray and Sugar Free

My Philosophy

Thee Satisfaction, J-Mar, and Massive Monkees Y'all

Poster of the Week

Lauren Turnblomat

The Score

REBIRTH OF THE COOL

Underage

Monsters of Accordion Comes to Seattle

Theater

The Importance of Being Weird

Helsinki Syndrome Goes Wilde

Good and Filthy

Penguins Takes Blasphemy to a Criminal Level

Visual Art

Midnight Ride-Around

Susie Lee, Hidden Cameras, and a Drunken Rickshaw Driver in the Rain

In Art News

Stand Together

Food & Drink

Bar Exam

Summertime Sangria

One-Hit Wonder

It's Always All Love at Rizzo's French Dip in Ballard

The Happiest Hour

Kells Irish Restaurant & Pub

Features

What Are They Scared Of?

Why would anyone in Congress want to miss an opportunity to argue with teabaggers while fighting for real health-care reform? A few theories.

News

Motel Hell

A Night on Georgetown's Seedy Strip

Why Maury Island Matters

Inside the Fight over a Vulnerable Part of Puget Sound

Tom Carr's Anti-Nightlife Crusade Continues

City Attorney Blocks Liquor Permit for Art Space

Last Days

The Week in Review

Suggests

'The Hand That Rocks the Cradle'

Japanther at Mini Mart City Park

'Send Me an Angel'

'Art & Copy'

Garfunkel and Oates

'The Lay of the Land'

Five by Scorsese

Karl Blau

I Love Television

Your Lack of Gumption

Public Editor

A Critical Overview of The Stranger

Drunk of the Week

Dear Ralph

Dear Science

Will the Next STD Be Deadly?

Crossword Solution

Musical Letters (Aug. 20)

Crossword Puzzle

This Week's Puzzle

Musical Letters (Aug. 20)

Illustrated Comment of the Week