Print Edition for the week of
Aug. 14 - 20, 2003

Vol. 12, No. 48

Savage Love


New Column!

I, Anonymous


Majestic Presence

John + John + Movie = Gigantic!


Maya Deren Documentary Mostly Succeeds

On Screen

New Releases for the Week of August 14-20

Erasing Hours

Blow Up

Movie Times

This Week on TV

Film Shorts


Candy Land

Hypatia Lake's Fictions and Fantasies

All Ages Action

Pedals to the Mettle

Sushirobo Get Skewed

Beatseeking Missives

BMG of Ectomorph

Expansive Horizons

Helio Sequence Broaden Rock's Boundaries

Second-Time Shame

Joel R. L. Phelps' Blackbird Deserves Another Listen

Bio: Club

Live Music/DJ Listings

Some Candy Talking

Poster of the Week

Live Wire

Club Directory


Parties Listings

The Hiphop Tip

?uestlove brings the beats

More Up & Coming


At the Brick House

Up & Coming

Classical, Jazz, & Avant



Rick's Rules

What's Going Down at Seattle's Most Talked-About Performance Venue

On Stage

Schmeater's Amusing Gargoyle and Three Other Shows We Wished We Liked More

Theater Listings

Visual Art

Sketchy World

Mark Mothersbaugh Can't Turn His Brain Off

In Arts News

Visual Arts Listings


The Bush Man

You Must Allow Novelist Norman Rush a Few Extra Pages

Not Right

Other Takes on the Lazy Left


Readings Listings

Food & Drink

DeLaurenti Specialty Food and Wine

Taking a Seat at the Market


The Whole Experience


Home Grown

Nine years ago a high-school dropout and daily pot smoker attended his first Hempfest. That teenager, Dominic Holden, got involved and helped turn a backwater hippie smoke-out into the largest marijuana-law reform rally in the world. So how come Holden is

Help Billy Through Hempfest

Time of Their Season

R.E.M.'s Peter Buck interviews one of his musical heroes, the Zombies' Rod Argent, on the brink of the British musician's historical Seattle stop.

Civil War

Two South End Cops Facing a Potential Lawsuit over Alleged Harassment

Empty Head

Why Was Gay City's Fred Swanson Shocked to Learn That HIV Infection Rates Were Rising?

Anti-Bush League

Bush's Policies Mimic '80s Reaganomics. Anti-Bush Activists Hope to Mimic '80s Punk Rock Tactics.

Monorail Math

Monorail Agency Faces Multimillion-Dollar Shortfall

Nicastro Strips It Down

Strip Clubs, Jean Godden, and What Judy Will Do If She Gets Reelected

Murray's Makeover

Senator Spins Herself as Indie Democrat

In Other News...

Five to Four

Police Beat

Letters to the Editor

Last Days

The Week in Review

I Love Television

Celebrity I Saw U

Control Tower

Public Editor

The Stranger: A Critical Overview