Print Edition for the week of
Dec. 4 - 10, 2013

Vol. 23, No. 14
Illustrations by Emily Nokes

Savage Love

Slam Bam

I, Anonymous


Clyde Petersen and His Camera

The filmmaker talks music videos, queer teens, and what it's like to watch Terminator 2 with a schizophrenic.

Let the Fire Burn: A Found-Footage Documentary About Institutionalized Racism

Winter Film Calendar

The Best of the Winter's Film Events

At Berkeley: Frederick Wiseman's Four-Hour Tour of University Life


What's Crappening?

News, Reviews, and Bros

Data Breaker

Adventure Club, Pictureplane, DJAO, the Return of Bonkers!

The Homosexual Agenda

Everything's Coming Up Christmas: John Waters, Collide-O-Scope

Four from the Core

Movement Outside the Windows of Wishbeard

Never Heard of 'Em


My Philosophy

Getting Fronted On, Drake, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis


Cathedrals 6: Sera Cahoone, Grant Olsen, Tomo Nakayama, S

Up & Coming

Lose your sensitive aristocrat every night this week!

Some of That Jazz

What I'm Most Looking Forward to This Season

Classical Music & Opera

Everything Happening in Classical Music and Opera This Season

Poster of the Week

Poster by Shogo Ota


The Soul of a Shooter

Dayna Hanson's Dance Theater About a 2010 School-Board Shooting

Jennifer Jasper Loves Her Parents

But that doesn't mean she's going to hold back on telling embarrassing stories.

L.B. Morse Designs Things to Disappear Into

The scenic and lighting designer talks about Hound of the Baskervilles, missing his dad, and fog machines.

Charles Is a Comedy Duo with Brains

Charlie and Chuck talk about Moby-Dick, LEDs, and the funniest thing in the world.

Winter Performance Calendar

Theater, Dance, Burlesque, and Comedy

Free Will Astrology

For the Week of Dec 4

Visual Art

Keeara Rhoades Is Kind of a Chameleon

The artist talks about her tele-novella web series, her sadcore sensibility, and objects so cute they're stupid.

Charles Parrish Is Looking at Your Head

The sculptor talks shapes, materials, and why he chooses black American figures many people wouldn't recognize.

Loose Lips

Bob Nelson's Nebraska, Jeff Bezos's Drones, and Sherman Alexie's Much Better Idea

Wait, That's Not True

Two New Creative Picture Books on Human Suffering

Winter Art Calendar

Everything Happening in Art This Season



She Begs to Differ

Why Hannah Arendt Is So Important, in Her Own Words

Readings & Lectures

The Best of the Winter's Lit Events

Food & Drink


The Old Sage vs. Canon: Which Is Better?

Drinking with Charles Mudede

The Call of the Duck Dynasty Wine


It's the 2013 Slog Holiday Charity Challenge!

Whose Fans Will Raise the Most Money for the Orion Center?

Shooting and Capturing

Matika Wilbur's Fight Against a Hundred Years of Native American Photography

He Was Never Afraid

How Alex Calderwood Changed Seattle Culture


Cop Car Clash

Will Seattle's New Fleet Be SUVs or Hippie Hybrids?

Antidrug Activists Try to Shut Down Pot Party

Treatment Professionals Say Celebration at Space Needle Is Bad for Children

Sources Say

Why Four Out of Four Stoners Like Nick Better

Last Days

The Week in Review

I Love Television

The Rudolph Pop Quiz


‘Hedwig and the Angry Inch’

Roger Reeves

‘The Laurelton: No Place Like Home’

TJ Max

Dancer and Prancer

The Music of ‘A Charlie Brown Christmas’

Laura Castellanos

A Hot Toddy

Worn Out

Oh, No! It's Devo