Print Edition for the week of
Jul. 30 - Aug. 5, 2009

Vol. 18, No. 46

Savage Love

Only the Lonely

New Column!

I, Anonymous

Film/TV

Overwhelming Farce

Finally, Someone Made a Funny Political Satire

Funny People: Apatow, Overstuffed

Pure Love

Two Hobbits to Rival Rockefeller

Soul Power: The Happiest Africans in the World

Concessions

Almost Unbearable

Shrink: Kevin Spacey, Psychiatrist to the Stars

The Art of Saying Nothing with Total Conviction

An Interview with Armando Iannucci, Director of In the Loop

Music

The 12 Best Songs by Seattle Band Throw Me the Statue

(Plus Five Songs About Which We Have Some Reservations—and By the Way, They Only Have Two Albums)

Incredible Drive

Talbot Tagora's Spontaneous Post-Punk Combustion

Data Breaker

Beatless in Seattle

Poster of the Week

Ivan Minsloff

Underage

Shook Ones' Soundtrack for Summer

Party Crasher

The Opposite of a Book Burning

It's a Hit

Rickrolling Nirvana

The Score

No More Freebies

My Philosophy

Big Tunes: BattleCat and DJ Quik

Up & Coming

This Week's Noteworthy Shows and Parties

Fucking in the Streets

Recapping the Block Party

Theater

Go-Tell Motel

Love and Death in Room 11

No Regrets

Ubiquitous They Has a Brand, a Plan, and Jokes to Deliver

Visual Art

The Dancer at the Lightbulb Factory

A Coincidental Illumination at the Henry

Books

Constant Reader

First Runner-Up

Backwash from the Woodstock Generation

Peeling Back the Layers of Thomas Pynchon's New Pulp Mystery

Food & Drink

I Was Part of the Problem

Because It's in Ballard, It Has to Have a Fucking Viking

Bar Exam

Whammy Bar

The Happiest Hour

Kelly's

Features

While South Park Slept

A Gruesome Murder, a Beloved Bar, and a Week on the Edge

News

How They Lie

The Religious Right Lies to Get Signatures for Its Anti-Gay Petition

He's Our Only Chance for an Actual Debate

Inside Mike McGinn's Underdog Campaign for Mayor

Crime Scene

Last Days

The Week in Review

Suggests

Gorrell + Simmons = Fortune Cookies

'Shrink'

Sunn O))) Duo

'No Friends, Only Enemies'

'Baby'

Throw Me the Statue

Frozen Custard

Kimya Dawson

I Love Television

Me and Uranus

Control Tower

Color of Money

Public Editor

A Critical Overview of The Stranger

Drunk of the Week

Shawn!

Crossword Solution

Crossword Puzzle

This Week's Puzzle

Entry Form (July 30)