Print Edition for the week of
Jun. 26 - Jul. 2, 2003

Vol. 12, No. 41

Savage Love

Chemo Sex

New Column!


The Very Core of Reality

28 Days Later Captures the Horror of Our Times

National P-R-I-D-E

Jeffrey Blitz's Love Letter to America

Movie Times

On Screen

For Thurs June 26-Wed July 2

Erasing Hours

Blow Up

Film Shorts

This Week on TV


Motown Major Toms

Loose Cannons Fire on Target

All Ages Action

Bent into Shape

Bob Mould and Imperial Teen's Roddy Bottum on Queer Culture

Eyebrows to the Soul

David Lee Roth is He-Haw-Larious

This Is Really Happening

Xiu Xiu Take It Too Far

Nu Metal Sucks!

But 400 Blows Strike a Chord

Live Music Listings

Some Candy Talking

You Gotta Move

The Electronic Beat

Disco Nap

Live Wire

The Hiphop Tip

His Royal Highness

CD Review Revue

DJ Listings

NW Top Twenty


Bio: Club

Classical, Jazz, & Avant

Experimental Music Festival

Poster of the Week

Club Directory


Class Is In Session

Up & Coming


Surveying the Muse

Annex Makes a Play for Theatrical Consumers with Market Research Theatre

Goth Camp

Empty Space's Brilliant Theatrical Alchemy

Extraordinary Ordinary

Book-It's Breathing Lessons Teaches Adrian How to Love

Theater Listings

Visual Art

Poster Boy

Andrio Abero, a designer in his early 20s, appears next to the royalty of rock poster designers in EMP's 'Paper Scissors ROCK' exhibition. Who the hell is he, and how did he get there?

On Exhibit

Craters, Copyright, and Candida

In Arts News

Visual Arts Listings


From 1994 Until Infinity

The Persistence of Language and the Subtext Poetry Reading Series

Being Calvino

The New Book of Scrapes


Readings Listings

Food & Drink

Deano's Cafe and Lounge

Or, the Return of Ms. Helen

Eat Food

And Get Paid!


Perfection Sandwich


Appropriate This!

In our 2003 Queer Issue, gay and lesbian writers are asking that you straight people--no, insisting that you straight people--start taking the bad along with the good of gay culture.

Dear Paul,

A Love Letter to the Left's Rock-Star Columnist

Grading the Candidates

City Council Hopefuls Converge on North Seattle

Vulcan Grip

Paul Allen's Pals Pen Letter to City Hall

Affirming Action

U.S. Supreme Court Rulings Spotlight I-200

The $6 Million Plan

Monorail Planners Confront Budget Realities

Seattle-Powered Howard

Seattleites Rally as Dean Makes Candidacy Official

In Other News...

Five to Four

Municipal Building Memories

Police Beat

Public Editor

The Stranger: A Critical Overview

Street Eats

Appropriate Our Parents

All they ever really wanted was straight children. So why don't you take 'em off our hands?

Appropriate Fag Hags

They fled your world for ours. Now it's time to welcome them home.

Appropriate Lesbian Bed Death

If You Want the Hot Lesbian Fantasy, You've Got to Take the Messy Reality

Appropriate Lesbian Genre Film & Literature

Since so many straight men are so interested in lesbians, let them enjoy all those lesbians in film and literature. We've suffered enough

Appropriate the Assumption of Lefty Politics

What about being homosexual obligates one to be a Democrat? Or a lefty? Nothing, absolutely nothing.

Appropriate Gay Youth

Want one good reason to take gay youth off our hands? They're already your kids.

Appropriate Our Community Leaders

They're Docile, They're Well-Intentioned, and They're Yours for the Taking

Appropriate Our One Lesbian Bar

You Too Can Lack Nightlife Options

Appropriate Eternal Damnation

If You Want the Thrill of Transgression, You've Got to Take the Threat of Hell

Appropriate Montana Motel Anxiety

A road trip through hostile territory with your same-sex lover can be stressful. Try it yourself and see.

Appropriate Pride. and Community. and Boycotts

Appropriate Toilet Trolls

Appropriate that creepy guy who is always whacking off in the men's toilet at Seattle Asian Art Museum. Please.

Appropriate Everything Else

There are Lots of Other Things--So Many Things--That You Straight People Should Take Off Our Hands

Gay Pride Listings

Control Tower

Celebrity I Saw U

I Love Television

Last Days

The Week in Review

Letters to the Editor

The Queer Issue

Appropriate Stupidity

Specifically the Gym-Haunting, Dick-Worshipping, Book-Avoiding Sort