Print Edition for the week of
Oct. 22 - 28, 2009

Vol. 19, No. 7

Savage Love

Plunge In

I, Anonymous

I'd Watch You Die


All About Weave

Good Hair Doesn't Know Who It's For

Amazon Chernobyl

Law & Order Meets Life and Death in Joe Berlinger's Crude

Ong Bak 2: Primeval Knievel

Astro Boy: Even Robots Shouldn’t Be This Soulless

Art House

The Headless Woman


Predator Shield™


I'm on a Motherfucking BOAT

I Joined a Band and Went on the Road with Them and All They Got Was This Article

Family Affair

Le Loup's Celebratory Sophomore Album

Moving Around in a Space That Is Free

Jackie-O Motherfucker's Outbound Americana

Poster of the Week

Poster by Trevor Basset

Data Breaker

Local Releases By Cyanwave, Splatinum, and the Sight Below

It's a Hit

New Singles from Amerie, Duck Sauce, Eve, and More

My Philosophy

RIP, Talksick

The Score

Earsshot Motherload

Fucking in the Streets

How It Feels to Be On Again

Up & Coming

This Week's Noteworthy Shows and Parties


Saving the Viaduct

Party Crasher

Stick Shifts and Dance Belts


Dan Savage Interviews Frank Rich

Before Frank Rich Interviews Stephen Sondheim

Theater News

Rock 'n' Roll: Merely Good

Visual Art

The Frightful Power of the Camera

Meiro Koizumi, an Artist to Very Seriously Watch (and Watch Out For)

In Art News

Miss You Already


Double Fantasy

Jonathan Lethem's Fictional New York City Has a Life of Its Own

Mother(fucking) Nature

A New Manga Collection Explores Sex and the Wilderness

Food & Drink

Bar Exam

Chao for Now

Cafe Nordo Is Not Dinner Theater

But What Is It, Exactly?

Chow Bio

Dani Cone of High 5 Pie and Fuel Coffee

The Happiest Hour

Calamity Jane's


The Case for Mike McGinn: Part 3

He's the Culture Candidate


Remain Silent

City Attorney Tom Carr’s office is waging war on bars and clubs that support his political opponent Pete Holmes. Don't let them get away with it. (And don't forget to vote for Pete Holmes.)

McGinn Switches Lanes

Mayoral Candidate Mike McGinn Says He Won't Stop the Tunnel—Is He Flip-Flopping or Just Being Reasonable?

The Dropping Dow

Why is a Democrat trailing Susan Hutchison in liberal King County? More importantly, what is he going to do about it?

Police Beat

Terrorists and Rocks



'Rock 'n' Roll'

The Return of Slashacre

Seattle Lesbian & Gay Film Fest

Yo La Tengo

Jonathan Lethem

Truth or Dare

Mapplethorpe Party

I Love Television

Humpy the Unfriendly Ghost

Control Tower

Project Perversion

Public Editor

A Critical Overview of The Stranger

Crossword Solution

iPuzzle (Oct. 22)

Crossword Puzzle

This Week's Puzzle

iPuzzle (Oct. 22)

Illustrated Comment of the Week