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Dec. 20 - Jan. 3, 2018

Vol. 27, No. 10
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Savage Love

Loving Lesbians

Film/TV

Call Me by Your Name Is a Beautiful Love Song with a Hollow Center

My Problem with Darkest Hour Involves a Bathtub, a Man, and His Penis

All the Money in the World Should Have Been a Disaster, but It’s Not!

Aww! Look How Teensy Weensy Matt Damon Is in Downsizing!

Aaron Sorkin and Jessica Chastain Play Molly’s Game

If I Could Live in Pitch Perfect 3, You Bet Your Ass I Would

Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle Is Not for Me. Or You, Probably.

Top 20 Films of 2017

From the “first great race-based horror film” to The Last Jedi, these were the movies worth making time for in the past year.

Music

Rock Goddesses Thunderpussy Signed to a Major Label and Are Poised to Blow Up

This might be the last New Year's Eve celebration ever. Why not go out with Thunderpussy's decadent rock bang?

Manatee Commune's Millennial ADHD

His music will make you shake your ass this New Year's Eve.

Free Will Astrology

December 20–26

Theater

Boobs, Butts, and Beignets at the Can Can's Winter Cabaret, Wonderland

Even your grandma would love these (nearly) naked people.

Visual Art

With Tech Support, Seattle Artists Try Plugging In to Tech Wealth

The latest SOIL exhibit features works that appeal directly to the tech community—and that can be viewed and purchased online.

Food & Drink

The Delicious Hand-Ripped Noodles of Xi'an

Plus cumin-stewed meats and bowls of crimson soup at Xi'an Noodles in the University District.

Features

If You're Trying to Buy Sex on the Internet in Seattle, You May Actually Be Chatting with a Bot

A local organization is using new technology to combat the world's oldest profession. What do sex workers say about it?

Big Tech Is Failing to Comply with Seattle's Law on Election Advertising Transparency

Why won't Facebook, Google, and Twitter disclose vital public information?

Top 20 Podcasts of 2017

These podcasts rose above the rest.

Crossword Solution

Crossword Solution: "In Secret"

Weed

A Friday Night with Weed Lube, a Dominatrix, and a Bunch of Horny Plants

Can cannabis enhance sexual pleasure for women? How?