Print Edition for the week of
Dec. 10 - 16, 2009

Vol. 19, No. 14

Savage Love

Cold Feet

I, Anonymous

Baby Killer


What Is KEXP Doing in New York City?

NYC's Ears Remain Elusive for Seattle's Popular Radio Station

French Bliss

The Irrepressible (and Kind of Disturbing) Rise of Phoenix

Synth You've Been Gone

Distortion Fiends the Cripples Rear Their Dirty Heads Again

Up & Coming

This Week's Noteworthy Shows and Parties

Data Breaker

Brosteppin' Down with Rusko and AC Slater

It's a Hit

Songs by New Era, Swagg Kids, and Claude VonStroke

Party Crasher

Three Handles Deep at a Bulldog Party

My Philosophy

Tacoma Rappers and L.A. Soul Singers

Poster of the Week

Poster by Chelsea Conboy

The Score



I Have a Present for You!


Tackling the Holidays

Three Seattle Solo-Performance Stars Take on Baby Jesus

Visual Art

What's a Front Door to Do?

Solving the Problem of Entrance at Tacoma Art Museum


"Write the Truth by Any Means Possible"

Jake Adelstein on Pissing Off the Japanese Mafia and What's Wrong with American Journalism

Constant Reader

Food & Drink

Stealing Snacks, Eating Eyeballs

Cicchetti Is Already More of a Party Than Serafina Will Ever Be

Bar Exam

Tiki Time at the Luau

The Happiest Hour

Mr. D's


She Didn't Do It

From What I Know of Her, I Know Amanda Knox Didn't Kill Meredith Kercher—and It's Obvious Who Did

Fiction: If She Did It

Charles Mudede Fleshes Out the Prosecutor’s Time Line into a Speculative Narrative


Watching the Watchmen

The Olympics Versus Free Speech in Vancouver, BC

The Battle Over the Bridge

Seattle Leaders Are Ready to Go to War for a Better 520

Last Days

The Week in Review


Jennifer Zwick

Jess Walter

'Penguins, Episode 1'

Loco Dice

The Cops

Timothy Egan

'The Maid'

'The Room'

I Love Television

Why Your Secret Santa Blows

Public Editor

Drunk of the Week

Bad Santa*, Part 1

Dear Science

What Is Crazy?

Crossword Solution

You Can Count On It (Dec. 10)

Crossword Puzzle

This Week's Puzzle

You Can Count On It (Dec. 10)