Print Edition for the week of
Sep. 2 - 8, 2004

Vol. 13, No. 51

Savage Love

Goofy Girls

New Column!


Living in a Material World

Reese Witherspoon Takes on the British Empire

Schmaltzy, Vaguely Gay

Danny Deckchair Stinks Like Yesterday's Barbie

Blow Up

Harvey Scissorhands

Film Shorts

Movie Times

I, Anonymous


Call It a Comeback

The Presidents of the United States of America vs. Themselves

Sublime Subliminals

Sixtoo and Signify's Hiphop Miracle Cures

Border Radio

Roots & Americana

Live Wire

Bacon and Breakups

My Philosophy

Hiphop Ya Don't Stop


x'ed up fists and singalongs

All Ages Action

Live Music/DJ Listings

Club Directory







The Stranger Hits a Rainier Valley House Party

Up & Coming


Teatro Leatherdaddi

It's All the Drama You've Been Craving

Theater News

Terrible, Terrible Freedom

Theater Listings

Visual Art

In Arts News

Art Is Hell

Visual Arts Listings


Broken Culture

Brian Evenson Renews His Allegiance to the Unpleasant


Covert Revolutionary

Readings Listings

Food & Drink

Broadway Eats

Da Lat Cafe and Simply Thai

Eatin' Out


The Stranger Department of Homeland Security ENDORSEMENTS

For September 14, 2004, Primary Election

Kerry's Protest Problem

The massive protests in NYC didn't, as some feared, make John Kerry look bad. The massive protests had nothing to do with John Kerry--and that's a much bigger problem.

Road Trip: Alki Beach

In the final installment of The Stranger's summer road trip series, ANNIE WAGNER journeys to far-off Alki Beach, West Seattle, where she finds rain, wet sand, and puddles.

Jock Itch

Street Eats

The Stranger vs. Bumbershoot

The Pixies vs. Fan Expectations

Everyone Has Their Own Reasons for Loving the Pixies

Shut Them Down

A History of Public Enemy vs. the System

Nancy Sinatra vs. Her Past

The Cool Chanteuse Remains in Style

Tomorrow's Superstars Today!

Meet the Contestants for Pizzazz! 2004

Fericito vs. Saddam Hussein

Fred Armisen Is Always Kidding

Bring on the Gut-Busts

Laugh a Minute

The Only Thing That Can Save You

My Event with John Hodgman vs. Everything Else at Bumbershoot

On Being Jonathan Raban

Or, Jonathan Raban vs. Humbert Humbert

The Future Is Here

Clear Cut Press vs. Daylight Hours

Screw the System

Indie Comics vs. Respectability

Short Films vs. You

The 1 Reel Film Festival

Constantly Framed

Juniper Shuey vs. Juniper Shuey

Who, When, Where

A Day-by-Day Comprehensive Rundown of Bumbershoot Oddities, Obstacles, and Outstanding Performances

Celebrity I Saw U

I Love Television

Cheers & Jeers

Last Days

The Week in Review

Letters to the Editor


Savage Love Web Extra

More Bird-Sex Letters

Bumbershoot Guide

People Die

Kiki & Herb vs. This Mortal World