Print Edition for the week of
Nov. 2 - 8, 2011

Vol. 21, No. 9

Savage Love

Wedding Party

I, Anonymous


The Skin I Live In: Carne Reanimada

Almodóvar's Sins of the Flesh

3: Love in the Age of Science

The Director of Run Lola Run Makes His Masterpiece

A Very Harold & Kumar 3D Christmas: You’ll Laugh More Than You Cringe!

Tower Heist: Not as Bad as You’d Think!

Concessions 90210

Jacques Chirac's Corpse-Yoinking Velveteen Jamboree

Art House

Public Speaking

I Love Television

Whoo-whoo! Technology Train A-Comin'!


Two Brothers, Lots of Fistfights, and a Crock-Pot

Ten Fucked-Up Stories from 20 Years of the Spits

Fusion Reignition

Black Star's Re:Definition

Up & Coming

Lose your massive cajones every night this week!

Data Breaker

Dabrye, the Field, Infected Mushroom

The Homosexual Agenda

Jinkx Monsoon, New Hostess at Le Faux; Kathy Griffin vs. Bacon Strip!

My Philosophy

Tech N9ne, Black Star, and Frat Rap

Sound Check

GWAR Trek the Seething Mudball of Earth

Poster of the Week

Shonen Knife at the Tractor


There Are No Grown-Ups Here

The Mormon Bird Play's Dead Birds and Dreamscapes


Two Inconsequential Productions

Free Will Astrology

For the Week of Nov 2

Visual Art

Immunity from Borders

The Irreconcilable Jenny Heishman

Thank You, and Help

Fifty-Three Stories of Gratitude and Saints


Don't Call Him Ishmael

Swell Is the Other Rambling Novel About Whales

Coming Home and Coming Home

And Coming Home Again, to Jonathan Raban's Seattle

Food & Drink

The Happiest Hour

Splash Lounge

Chow Bio

Mike Reis and Mark Hurst, owners of Diesel, and Mark Engelmann, manager of Diesel

Fried Chicken Under a Crystal Chandelier

What You Should Eat at the Coterie Room in Belltown


Seeing Double

Stolen Gold, an Upside-Down Tank, a Haunted Warren, an Infestation of Consumer Products, and Other Signs of Global Unrest at the Istanbul and Venice Biennials


Shit Is Fucked Up and Bullshit, But 
Here Are the Stranger Election Control Board's Endorsements for the November 8, 2011, General Election

Plus Our Handy-Dandy CHEAT SHEET!

Celebrity Voting Records

A Stranger Investigation

Where Are They Now?

Occupy Seattle Becomes Mired in Details of Self-Governance at a New Location While Support Grows Nationally

AWOL in Olympia

Playing Dumb, Governor Asks Everyone Else to Occupy Her Job

Why We Endorch Bobby Forch

An Interview with the Man Trying to Unseat City Council Member Jean Godden

From Swedish Fish to Jesus Fish

Will Swedish Hospital's Takeover by Catholics Result in More Restrictive End-of-Life and Anti-Abortion Policies for Seattle Patients?

Last Days

The Week in Review

Chuckletown, USA

Sports Blotter


‘The Skin I Live In’


‘While You Were Sleeping’

‘Into the Abyss’

‘Streaming in from the Moon’

Bar del Corso

Public Editor

A Critical Overview of The Stranger

Control Tower

The Robocalls of Flirtation


Savage Love Episode 264

Northwest Medical Marijuana Guide

How to Be a Medical Marijuana Patient in Washington State

Without Getting Busted

Sorry I Vetoed the Medical Marijuana Bill, but I Was Wasted at the Time!

The Highest Hope

Legalization Initiative 502 Is On Track to Make the Ballot

Unlicensed Joints

Some Dispensaries Are Operating Without City Licenses and Violating Land-Use Regulations

Cannabis Calendar

Things to Do with Pot in the Coming Months