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OUR ENDORSEMENTS FOR THE NOVEMBER GENERAL ELECTION! (PLUS CHEAT SHEET!)

The Stranger's Endorsements for the November General Election! (Plus CHEAT SHEET!)

THE STRANGER'S CHEAT SHEET FOR THE NOVEMBER GENERAL ELECTION

The Stranger's Cheat Sheet for the November General Election

MUSIC

PRINCE'S EXCELLENT NEW ALBUM (AND OTHER NEW ALBUM)

David Schmader Reviews Prince's Excellent New Album and Other New Album

SCENE AND HEARD

Guild Seattle Acquires Grim's and the Woods

ALBUM REVIEWS

New Releases from Earth, Mecca Normal, and Kane West

SHARLESE METCALF, NORTHWEST AUDIO AUTHORITY

Sharlese Metcalf Discusses Her Favorite Music and Tries to Work It Out with Her Dysfunctional Cat

UP & COMING

All the Shows We Recommend This Week!

PLUS:

COLUMNS

FILM

STATIONS OF THE ELEVATED: EARSHOT JAZZ FESTIVAL FEATURES A BEAUTIFUL DOCUMENTARY SCORED BY CHARLES MINGUS

Stations of the Elevated: Earshot Jazz Festival Features a Beautiful Documentary Scored by Charles Mingus

A DOCUMENTARY THAT FAWNS OVER A PODCASTER

Harmontown: Dan Harmon Is a Cruel Drunk

FURY CAN'T DECIDE IF KILLING NAZIS IS A METAPHOR OR NOT

Fury Can't Decide if Killing Nazis Is a Metaphor or Not

FISHING WITHOUT NETS: YET ANOTHER FILM ABOUT AFRICANS GOING APESHIT WITH MACHINE GUNS

Fishing Without Nets: Yet Another Film About Africans Going Apeshit with Machine Guns

RUDDERLESS: SAT DAD TIMES AND PUNK ROCK

Rudderless: Sat Dad Times and Punk Rock

SOCIAL JUSTICE FILM FESTIVAL

The Social Justice Film Festival Is Now Underway

VISUAL ARTS

ANN HAMILTON FILLS THE HENRY WITH SCANS OF DEAD ANIMALS

Ann Hamilton Has Filled the Henry Art Gallery with an Entire World (Including Lots of Dead Animals)

BOOKS

KATHA POLLITT'S PRO UNVEILS THE SECRET AGENDA BEHIND ANTI-ABORTION ACTIVISTS

Pro Unveils the Secret Agenda Behind Anti-Abortion Activists

LENA DUNHAM JUST WANTS TO HELP YOU

If You Love Girls, It's Actually Hard to Say Whether You'll Love Lena Dunham's New Book

THEATER

JINKX MONSOON GETS OUT THE RAZORS FOR THE VAUDEVILLIANS

The Vaudevillians Is Like Kiki & Herb Meets Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?

AMY O'NEAL CHOREOGRAPHS SEATTLE B-BOY LEGENDS IN OPPOSING FORCES

Amy O'Neal Choreographs Seattle B-Boy Legends in Opposing Forces

RESTAURANTS

LUNCHTIME!

Starting a New Lunch Column with a Classic: Bakeman's

THE VIEW AT À LA BONNE FRANQUETTE IS AMAZING

The View at Mount Baker's Favorite Bistro Is Amazing, and the Food's Pretty Good, Too

BILL THE BUTCHER CLOSES, GRIM'S GETS BOUGHT, AND SINGLE SHOT OPENS

Bill the Butcher Closes, Grim's Gets Bought, and Single Shot Opens

SHIFT DRINK

Fun Shots for Industry Types and the Bridge-and-Tunnel Crowd

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