Print Edition for the week of
Dec. 22 - 28, 2005

Vol. 15, No. 15

Savage Love

Away in a Manger


This Week on Television

Movie Times


Easy Target

Eye for an Eye

Spielberg's 9/11 Analogy Comes Up Short

Film Shorts

On Screen

New Releases

O Mother, Where Art Thou?

A Tranny Searches High and Low


All Ages Action

The Score


CD Reviews

My Philosophy

Hiphop Ya Don't Stop

Live Wire

Blue Christmas

Border Radio

Roots & Americana

Club Directory

Poster of the Week

Data Breaker

2005's recorded highlights

Bye Bye Bellingham

3B Tavern Unplugs

Classical, Jazz & Avant

Who? Where? When?


All I Want for Christmas

Meat Fan Loves Cheese

Adrian Ryan Talks to DJ Colby B About Her Influences, Her Chihuahua, and How She Got So Damn Good

Take It Sleazy

Mickey Avalon Mines the Gutter

Party Crasher

Merry Christmas, El Capitan!

Up & Coming

Fuck You, Santa—I Hate Christmas Music

It Would Be Nice If for Once This Jew Could Walk into a Store and Not Be Whacked with Giant Candy Canes by Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer

Live Music & DJ Listings

PLEASE NOTE: Due to the Holiday season, schedules are likely to change. To avoid disappointment we strongly encourage that you to call the club ahead of time for the latest information.


Theater News

Breaking into ConWorks

Theater Listings

Post-Founder Stress Disorder and a Chili Cook-Off

Excerpts from an Interview with Corey Pearlstein

On Stage

Snowflakes, Sleep, and Stones

Visual Art

Visual Art Listings


I-5 Colonnade: A Park or a Theme Park Beneath the Elevated Interstate?


A History of Desire

Classified Ads Through the Ages

The Best Worst Novel Ever

Marlon Brando's Seriously Fucked Up 'Fan-Tan'

Food & Drink


A Shot of Silent Night

Free Lunch

Checking Out the Soup Kitchens

Eatin' Out


Holiday in Hell

The Stranger declares war on one woman's Christmas

Bid Adieu

Strangercrombie 2005 Wrap-Up: Our Annual Holiday Auction Racked Up a Stunning $39,314.31 in Bids!


In Other News

On the Record

KEXP DJ John Richards Talks About His Controversial Salary

Counter Intel

Net Losses

Culture Clash

Is the City Shying Away From Race?

Police Beat

Wet Dream

Casting Call

Contenders Line Up to Fill Compton's Council Seat

Letters to the Editor

Last Days

The Week in Review

I Love Television

I ♥ Television

Where's My Present?

Celebrity I Saw U

Furry Voodoo Princess

Control Tower

Control Tower & Kink Calendar

Christmas Lists

Drunk of the Week

Table of Contents

Who? Where? When?