Print Edition for the week of
Oct. 1 - 7, 2009

Vol. 19, No. 4

Savage Love

No Homo

I, Anonymous

Hurler's Remorse


Feel-Good Ass Bruises

Drew Barrymore's Whip It Is Delightful

Eviction Notice

Capitalism: A Love Story Gets America Right

Zombieland: Alive and Kicking

The Boys Are Back: View-Master Therapy

The September Issue: Wintour's Tale

Where You From: Rural Rap


Rome Is Burning

The Invention of Lying: Ricky Gervais, American-Style


No Pulling Punches

Indie-Rap Bruiser Brother Ali Looks Outside Himself on Us

A Dignified Comeback

Polvo's In Prism Refracts a Radiant Glow

More Cheese

Deadmau5's Severely Uneven For Lack of a Better Name

Steamfitter's Daughter

With a New Album on Her New Label, Visqueen's Rachel Flotard Honors the Man Who Made Her

Up & Coming

This Week's Noteworthy Shows and Parties

Data Breaker


It's a Hit

My Philosophy

Fall Falling

Fucking in the Streets

Decibel Festival Highlights

The Score

Jazz and the French Horn

Party Crasher

The Coffee Buzz

Poster of the Week

Poster by Aaron Johnson


Unbroken Un-Break Up

Visual Art

Ace in the Hole

Leo Saul Berk and the Obscenity of Data

In Art News

Less Frisson


Great Expectations

Reading the Three Highest-Profile Books of 2009

Food & Drink

Bar Exam

Voyage of the Jolly Roger

The Happiest Hour


Eat at the Cock

Why You Should Go to the Fightin' Cock Roaster as Soon as Humanly Possible


News Flash: I Didn't Like Hooters

(With Footnotes by a Straight Man)*

The Fall


Fight the Fight

Without You, Referendum 71 Could Lose in the Election (but Helping Defend Gay Rights Is Easy—Here's How)

The Cantwell Amendments

After Not Saying Much All Summer, the Senator Comes Out Swinging for Real Health-Insurance Reform

Last Days

The Week in Review


Margaret Atwood

Miss Coco Peru

'A Confederacy of Dunces'

'The Old, Weird America' at the Frye

Sherman Alexie

Sian Alice Group

Local Sightings

Nick Lowe

I Love Television

Interview with a Stargate Nerd

Public Editor

The Stranger: A Critical Overview

Drunk of the Week

Dear Science

Crossword Solution

Running the Gamut (Oct. 1)

Crossword Puzzle

This Week's Puzzle

Running the Gamut (Oct. 1)

Illustrated Comment of the Week