Print Edition for the week of
Nov. 12 - 18, 2009

Vol. 19, No. 10

Savage Love

Mad Men

I, Anonymous


Pirate Radio: It's Almost Famous Meets Empire Recordsβ€”on a Motherfucking Boat!

2012: Toot, Whistle, Plunk, and Boom

We Live in Public: How an Internet Visionary Went Bonkers

(Untitled): Isn't Art Just So Fucking Wacky?

Into the Wild

Northwest Film Forum Brings Lisandro Alonso to Seattle

Art House



One-Two Switcheroo


Triumph of the Chill

Seattle's Chillwave Scene Is "Rising"— But Is It Already "Too Late"?

Flight of the Sonic Nomads

Ascending with Fuck Buttons' Space Mountain Anthems

Gone Away Again

The Fiery Furnaces' Rekindled Sibling Rivalry

Data Breaker

Audion, J4CK17, and the Last Bonkers!

Fucking in the Streets

Doolittle Is the Best Pixies Album

It's a Hit

Party Crasher

Working Stiff

My Philosophy

Beat Battles and Bad Beef

Poster of the Week

Poster by Damon Nakagawa

The Score

Inside Morning, Slicing Grandpa

Up & Coming

This Week's Noteworthy Shows and Parties


The Seattle Rock Orchestra Perform Funeral



Sex and Desperation in an Undersea Bunker

Visual Art


What it is: Colin, Sucher & Sons Star Wars Store, Aberdeen, Washington (2007), photograph, by Eirik Johnson Where it is: Henry Art Gallery


Constant Reader

The Anti-Genius of Literature

Food & Drink

Screaming Green

Chaco Canyon Cafe's Hardcore Organics

Bar Exam

Dog Bar

The Happiest Hour


Election 2009: Winners and Losers

Who Won Big, Who Lost Huge, Who Was Behind Them, and What It Means

Police Beat

Last Days

The Week in Review


Anti-Pop Consortium

Fuck Buttons

'We Live in Public'

'Leave Her to Heaven'



The Seventh Annual Stranger Genius Awards

12 Books Launch Party

I Love Television

What We Know About Hippies

Public Editor

A Critical Overview of The Stranger

Dear Science

Crossword Solution

Class of '58

Crossword Puzzle

This Week's Puzzle

Class of '58

Illustrated Comment of the Week