Print Edition for the week of
Jul. 24 - 30, 2013

Vol. 22, No. 47
The Stranger's 2013 Guide to the Capitol Hill Block Party

Savage Love

Head Fake

I, Anonymous

Grow Up, Stoners


The Brilliant and Infuriating Fruitvale Station Pulls the Trayvon Martin Tragedy into the Cineplex


Fake Olivia Newton-John vs. Silent Hitchcock


Up & Coming

Lose your well-timed Jolly Rancher every night this week!

Azz'most Famous!

Big Freedia Just Wants to See You Bounce

Hey, Ladies!

Mashup King Gregg Gillis Talks About Girls

Nonstop Competition

Tacoma's ILLFIGHTYOU Fuck Shit Up


Sandy City, Places We Slept, Zachary Cale, Case Studies

Never Heard of 'Em: The Flaming Lips

Sound Check

Iska Dhaaf's Eight Limbs and Four Lobes Are Ready

Poster of the Week

Poster by McKenna Haley

My Philosophy


Data Breaker

Ookay, Groundislava, Motor, Airport, Patternmaster

The Homosexual Agenda

Ben DeLaCreme Returns with Tuck


There Are Only Two Kinds of Women

Rapture, Blister, Burn: ACT Theater’s Retrograde Feminist “Comedy”

The Forbidden Review

Stu for Silverton: Intiman's New and Not-Quite-Ready Musical

Free Will Astrology

For the Week of July 24

Visual Art


The Night a Lumpy Jacket Came Over

The Flat and the Bumpy

Un-American Fashion


Books Will Bring Us Together

Movable Type Is a Simple, Fun Idea for a Literary Mixer

We Can Do This

Ryan Boudinot Wants UNESCO to Recognize Seattle as a City of Literature

Food & Drink

Food for the Urban Human

Abay Prepares the Lightest Ethiopian Dishes in Town

Chow Bio

Soda Bread and Holy Water at Kells


The Rise of the Shuttlecock

The Speed, the Smugglers, and the Sweat of Badminton, the Sport That's Tougher Than Tennis


Lady Problems

How Seattle's Sexist Pay Gap Became a Top Priority in the Male-Dominated Mayor's Race

Fast-Food Workers Say Wage Theft Is Rampant

Convicts in College?

UW Will Ask Controversial Questions of New Applicants

State Scores Bunk Research

A $14,000 Report on the Pot Industry Contains Misleading Errors

Mayor's Race News

This Week's Roundup of Bullshit

Whole Foods Fight

Mayor McGinn Redefines "Public Benefit" to Include Living Wages in Rejecting West Seattle Whole Foods

Making Pot a Priority

City Prosecutor Wants to Start Issuing Tickets for Smoking Pot in Public

Last Days

The Week in Review

I Love Television

Caged Heat

Drunk of the Week

Evan, Bride-to-Be


Night of Genius: Art

Toby Barlow

Best Coast, Cumulus


‘Gruesome Playground Injuries’

Andre Gregory Double Feature


Shawn Vestal

Block Party

Capitol Hill Block Party 2013

What We Think of Every Single Band Playing This Year's Festival!

The Map

Don't Get Lost at the Block Party

The Schedule

Who's Playing Where and When?