Print Edition for the week of
Sep. 25 - Oct. 1, 2013

Vol. 23, No. 4

Savage Love

Clueless and Clitorless

I, Anonymous

Dear Sleazy Bartender


The Salinger Documentary Is a Real Phony If You Wanna Know the Goddamn Truth

Blue Caprice: The Beltway Sniper Saga Hits the Silver Screen

Enough Said: Human Nature Dissected

At Close Range

New Northwest Cinema at the Local Sightings Film Festival


Quality Out of Control

Thirty Must-See Decibel Artists

Nardwuar: Our Man in Canada

Interviewing the World's Best Interviewer

The Man Behind Seattle's Electronic-Music Mecca

Sean Horton on Decibel Festival's Devastating First Decade

Sound Check

Kingdom Crumbs in the Spaces Between

Up & Coming

Lose your bicycle-powered synthesizer every night this week!

What's Crappening?

News, Reviews, and Tears

Never Heard of 'Em: New York Dolls

The Homosexual Agenda

Colby Keller, Butt Toucher; Tuck Gets Educational; Be a Big Gay Star!

My Philosophy

Everything Feels Personal

Poster of the Week

Poster by Derek Vander Griend


The Evens, Marisa Anderson, Lorde

Free Will Astrology

For the Week of Sept 25

Visual Art

Loose Lips

Arts Gossip

Facing Painting

New Installations by Kimberly Trowbridge and Julie Alpert Want to Immerse You


A Liberated Woman

A New Cartoon Biography Reinvestigates a Birth Control Pioneer

Food & Drink


Seattle Can Be Just Like a Big City

Rachel's Ginger Beer Forever

It Takes 1,500 Pounds of Ginger to Make the Best Drink You'll Ever Have

Chow Bio

Scrappy's Bitters Will Cure What Ails You


The Case for Kshama Sawant

A Proud, Brilliant, Unapologetic Socialist Is Exactly What Our City Council Needs

The Case Against Richard Conlin

Just Look at His Biggest Donors—and His Record

Secret Stoners in Baseball History?

Uncovering a Pastime Within a Pastime


Party Crasher

How One Man's Gambling Addiction May Have Cost Democrats Control of the State Senate

Never Mind, Sally

The City Missed Its Chance to Speak Up for Persecuted LGBT Russians—Thanks to You

Did Diego Pellicer Actually Grow Marijuana?

Namesake of Brand for "Starbucks of Pot" Likely Sold Banana Plants, Not Cannabis

Sources Say

I've Got 99 Problems, but I Can't Name One

Last Days

The Week in Review with Guns

I Love Television

Drunk of the Week

Tattoo of the Week

Help Ashley Remove This Tattoo


Jhumpa Lahiri

‘The Modern American Chicken’

Earshot Jazz Festival

Hypnotikon: Seattle Psych Fest

Hockey at Angry Beaver


‘Sweet Angels’

Worn Out

Pageant Wear for Princesses