Print Edition for the week of
Dec. 5 - 11, 2012

Vol. 22, No. 14

Savage Love

Poly Orientated

I, Anonymous


VHS Gold

Found Footage Festival Returns

Winter Film Calendar

Everything Happening in Film This Season

See Me, Feel Me, Eat Me

Apichatpong Weerasethakul's Magical New Film

How to Make a Great Film 
for Only $9,000

Five Frames from Zach Weintraub’s 
The International Sign for Choking


Disciples of Dilla

Seattle Future-Beats Wizards Nice&AO Enter the Zone

Comfortably Gold

A Botched Interview with King Tuff

Future's Crying Robots

The Life, Death, and Resurrection of Auto-Tune

Up & Coming

Lose your fatherland’s canon every night this week!

What's Crappening?

News, Reviews, and Canada


Cass McCombs, John Cale, and King Tuff

My Philosophy

Moor Gang Release Bonanza, Gift Uh Gab, Nacho Picasso

Data Breaker

Jel, FreQ Nasty, Autoerotique, Panabrite, Widesky, Early Atoms

Moon Duo's Dance and Doom

The Homosexual Agenda

If Ain't Baroque, Fix It

Poster of the Week

Poster for Nouela at Chop Suey

Nobody Has a Neutral Reaction

A Late-Night Performance of Pierrot Lunaire in Benaroya's Lobby

Winter Classical Calendar

Everything Happening in Classical Music and Opera This Season

Some of That Jazz

What I'm Most Looking Forward to This Season


Cienna's Christmas Corner

Ham for the Holidays: One of the Year's Best Comedies

Splendor in the Clutter

Kyle Loven's Artifact Puppetry and a New Play About Hoarding

The Lineup

Interviews with Three Working Artists, Two Philanthropists, and One Person Who's a Little Bit of Both

Winter Performance Calendar

Everything Happening in Theater and Dance This Season

The Opera, Elvis, and That Which Changes Everything

In art, as in life, love doesn't pay the bills.

Now You Can Die Happy, Charles Norris

A Morbid Quarterly Column of Unbridled Praise

Free Will Astrology

For the Week of Dec 5

Visual Art

The (Almost) Forgotten Giantess

Has Patty Grazini Built the Best Pop-Up Book in the World?

Winter Art Calendar

Everything Happening in Art This Season

Buy Art!

If You Have Never Bought a Piece of Original Art, You Are Doing Life Wrong

Loose Lips

From Bad Santas to Rape Jokes, with Stops at Layoffs and Fights with Landlords

No Respect

The Embarrassing Portraits of the Past

Things You Could Buy Right Now

Critics and Prices

Anatomy of a Building


Finely Crafted Multitudes

The Exuberant Overabundance of C. E. Putnam

How Much Do Novelists Make?

Jonathan Evison Opens His Wallet

Achtung Baby

Karen Osborn Writes a Better Ian McEwan Novel Than Ian McEwan

Winter Readings Calendar

Everything Happening in Readings and Lectures This Season



Food & Drink

Happiest Hour

Wann Japanese Izakaya

Chow Bio

Balloon Ride at Tippe and Drague Alehouse

Joule Is a Jewel

Prepare the Hyperbole for the New Location of a Wallingford Favorite

Two Fireplaces You Wish You Were Sitting in Front of Right Now

Now Closed

Recent Restaurant RIPs


Ed Murray Wants to Be Seattle's First Gay Mayor

The Man Behind Marriage Equality Sets His Sights on City Hall


Condom Clash

Health Workers Fight Over a Magic Little Pill That Could Prevent HIV Infection

The End of Partisanship

Could Democratic Hegemony Give Local Pundits the Partisan-Free Politics They've Always Craved?

Our Aging City Hall

Comparing Seattle City Council Members to the Residents They Represent

Sources Say

East of the Cascades, They Call This News “Horseshit Propaganda”


Goetz, Goetz, Bernie Goetz

Worn Out

Dick McMillan: Tuxedo Man


The Soft Moon

‘The Hobbit’

Phil Kline’s ‘Unsilent Night’

‘Holy Motors’

Louis CK

Square Knot’s Turkey Sandwich

‘Homo for the Holidays’

‘Fiddler on the Roof’ Sing-Along

Max Kraushaar and Graham Downing

Public Editor

A Critical Overview of The Stranger

I Love Television

A Very Doomsday Christmas


Savage Love Episode 320

Last Days

The Week in Review

Welcome, Gay Marriage!

A Divorced Straight Man’s Guide to Gay Marriage

Congratulations on Destroying Traditional Marriage—Now Here Are Some Things You Need to Know

Don’t Do It Like They Did

A Very Brief History of Very Bad Straight Marriages

How to Get Married This Week

Weddings & Parties