Print Edition for the week of
Dec. 11 - 17, 2003

Vol. 13, No. 13

Savage Love

Squat Thrust

New Column!


Unkind Words

Many Love In America. I Don't.

Stuck on Crap

The Farrelly Brothers Continue Their Downward Slide

Blow Up

Film Shorts

Movie Times

I, Anonymous


The Big Chill

Mark Lanegan's Scars and Steel

Moving On

Sam Jayne's Seattle Homecoming

Baring Fangs

The Distillers Turn Thorns into Gold

Letter to Rufus

Mistakes, Debasement, Salvation, Art

Live Wire

Plastics and Performances

Some Candy Talking

Love, Love, Love


Don't Touch Me, I'm Sick

The Truth

The Hiphop Tip

All Ages Action

Beatseeking Missives

Of Mexican Descent

Bio: Club

Parties Listings

Classical, Jazz, & Avant

Doug Haire: Removed & Haunted


Up & Coming

Live Music/DJ Listings

Club Directory


On Stage

Augustson's Ace Comedy, The Eight's Agonizing Awfulness, Book-It's Comic Charmer, and Everett Quinton's Brilliant Dickens

Theater News

The Prodigal Festival Shows Its Shame Fame

Theater Listings

Visual Art

Rat Pack

A Trio of Artists Experiment with the Stuff of Existence

In Arts News

Visual Arts Listings


And Another Thing

An Addendum to My "Contributor's Note" in The Best American Nonrequired Reading 2003


Readings Listings

Food & Drink

Bandol and Bakeman's

A Tale of Two Lunches

Remo Borracchini's

In Among the Soup Cans

Eatin' Out


Resistance is Futile

Extreme Fighting is in Your Backyard


The clock is ticking! Time is running out! Bid in Strangercrombie now!

Helpless and Mute

What the hell happened to the pro-choice movement?

Don't Drink

City Moves to Expand Alcohol Impact Area Far Beyond Pioneer Square

Don't Smoke

Pierce County Goes After Smokers--Will Olympia?

Taxation with Representation

Voters Support Transportation Tax--With Conditions

Queen Christine

Gregoire Stymies Dem Rivals Early in Governor's Race

South Fake Union

Biotech Jobs Prophecy Still Based on Capacity, not Reality

In Other News...

Five to Four

Police Beat

Public Editor

The Stranger: A Critical Overview

Control Tower

Celebrity I Saw U

Flaming Pants of Truth

I Love Television

Luck Be a Lady Tonight

Last Days

The Week in Review

Letters to the Editor