Print Edition for the week of
Feb. 5 - 11, 2009

Vol. 18, No. 21

Savage Love

Hurtful Questions


On Screen

The Uninvited: Bad-Movie Casserole

On Screen

Push Is Great, Except for the Actors and the Plot


The Gooch

Other Mother

Coraline Does the Unthinkable

Short Bus

The Oscar-Nominated Short Films Are Underwhelming

On Screen

Fan Boys: Nerds Deserve Better


This Ain't the Munsters XXX: a Parody-Porn Roundup

On Screen

Chocolate: Autism-Fu


The Score

Classical, Jazz & Avant

Album Review

Dälek: Gutter Tactics

Up & Coming

This Week's Notable Shows and Parties

Album Review

Jon Hassell: Last Night the Moon Came Dropping Its Clothes...


Dogwater Dayz

Album Review

Reporter: Dust & Stars

Party Crasher

A Burning Sensation

Data Breaker

Beat-Seeking Missives

New Column!

Kwiz Korner: The Murder City Devils Edition

Fucking in the Streets

A Look Inside the Under-Construction Crocodile

Bludgeon and Guts

Noise-Rock "Supergroup" AFCGT Have Treble in Mind

It's a Hit

Singles, Remixes & MP3s

Rock and Roll Will Wait

The Murder City Devils Grow Old, Keep Reuniting

My Philosophy

Hiphop Ya Don't Stop

Poster of the Week

Madeline Macomber


Theater Review Revue

Poetic Disasters and Funny Family Angst

Visual Art

Yes I Would

A Review of Crawl Space's Would You Like to Start Again?

Rebels with a Memo

Rewriting Art History at the Frye

Human Nature

A Review of Jed Dunkerley's Future

In Art News

The Hills Are Alive


Constant Reader

Not the End of the World

Funny Book Review Revue

Books About Jokers, Prostitutes, and More

The Life Too Closely Examined

Or, the State of Autobiographical Comics

Food & Drink

Bar Exam


The Happiest Hour

Copper Gate

Roman Holiday

Profundity for Two Dollars a Cup at Stella Caffé


The "Pedophile's Paradise"

Alaska Natives are accusing the Catholic Church of using their remote villages as a “dumping ground” for child-molesting priests—and blaming the president of Seattle University for letting it happen.


Don’t Let the Bedbugs Bite

As Shelter Traffic Increases, So Do Parasites

School's Out

What to Do with Our Empty School Buildings


Activists Fight Jail, but Do They Stand a Chance?

In the Hall

Big Shoes

Wait, Wait, Don't Marry Me

How to Stop Worrying and Love Domestic Partnerships

Victory Garden Risks Defeat

Neighborhood P-Patch Dreams May Wither in Bad Economy

Last Days

The Week in Review


'Garden and Cosmos'

Tim Sweeney

Daniel Carroll

Esther Pearl Watson


Kathleen Rooney, Kyle Minor, Jonathan Evison

'I, Pierre Rivière'

The Murder City Devils

I Love Television


Public Editor

A Critical Overview of The Stranger

Drunk of the Week

"Larry Fitzgerald"

Dear Science

Crossword Solution

Open Season (Feb. 5)

Crossword Puzzle

This Week's Puzzle

Open Season (Feb. 5)

Illustrated Comment of the Week