Print Edition for the week of
Oct. 9 - 15, 2003

Vol. 13, No. 4

Savage Love


New Column!


Return of the King

Quentin Tarantino Bloodies Himself

On Screen

This Week's New Releases

Blow Up

Sounding Off

Film Shorts

Movie Times


Quasi Keeps the Smart Shit Coming

Unconventional Wisdom

Degenerate Art Ensemble's All-Encompassing Work

Live Wire

Beat on the Brat

Some Candy Talking

Bedbugs and Ballyhoo


Blue Sky Mile (yes, again)

All Ages Action


Beatseeking Missives

Schematic Tour

Classical, Jazz, & Avant

Perri Lynch

Parties Listings

The Truth

The Hiphop Tip

Up & Coming

Live Music/DJ Listings

Club Directory

Bio: Club


On Stage

Formidable Wit, Flamboyant Pulp, and Foibles and Flaws

Theater Listings

Visual Art

My Needle, My Gun

Art, Penetrated

In Arts News

Visual Arts Listings


Voted Off the Island

Books no longer in the running for the 2003 Booker Prize


Playing Games

Readings Listings

Food & Drink

Olympus Women's Health Club

Korean Spa Food

Queen Mary Tea Room

Tea and Tiara

Eatin' Out


The Long Life of Death Metal

Like a Corpse Full of Maggots, the Genre Keeps Spawning More

Age and Inexperience

Council Race Highlights Godden's All-Spin, No-Substance Strategy

A Liberal's Moderate

After Seattle Visit, Howard Dean Snags "Baghdad" Jim McDermott's Endorsement

Pay Check

Monorail Staffing Budget Balloons

In Other News...

Five to Four


Police Beat

Public Editor

The Stranger: A Critical Overview

Drunk of the Week

Control Tower

Politics of Porn

Celebrity I Saw U

Subversive Spell Checkers

I Love Television

A Pantload of Super Goo

Last Days

The Week in Review

Letters to the Editor

Genius Awards

The First Annual Stranger Genius Awards

Genius - Visual Art - Susan Robb

Her faux forests and biological worlds are icky, gooey, and terribly, terribly smart.

People To Watch - Visual Arts

Dan Webb - Jenny Heishman - Sami Ben Larbi - Jesse Paul Miller

Genius - Literature - Matt Briggs

In his strange, fractured stories, the Northwest is not a metaphor for time or transcendence. It's not a metaphor for anything.

People To Watch - Literature

Gregory Hischak - Diana George - Frances McCue - Stacey Levine

Genius - Performance - Chris Jeffries

With a wicked wit and a singular vision, composer Chris Jeffries creates alterna-musicals for a new millennium. Lucky us.

People To Watch - Performance

John Kaufmann - Sarah Rudinoff - Matt Fontaine Wayne S. Rawley - Etta Lilienthal

Genius - Film - Web Crowell

With found objects and a camera, filmmaker Web Crowell creates a vision of a junk empire.

People To Watch - Film

Michael Seiwerath - Robert Horton - Jesse Harris - David Russo

Genius - Arts Organization - Vital 5

Greg Lundgren's art gallery/theater/social experiment put the life back into Seattle's art scene.

Genius - Arts Organization - Velocity Dance Center

KT Niehoff and Michele Miller's unique artistic partnership keeps young Seattle dancers in town.

Organizations To Watch - Arts

THREAD for ART - Subtext - The Northwest Film Forum

What is Genius? - Dirty Dave

Local aspiring pro-wrestler Dave Brown didn't win a Genius Award. But he may just be the best artist of the bunch.