Print Edition for the week of
Sep. 20 - 26, 2007

Vol. 17, No. 2

Savage Love

Pop a Cap

New Column!


Good Trade Hunting

Gus Van Sant's Sweet and Seedy Mala Noche

On Screen

This Week's New Releases


Problem Film


Golden Fantasy Monster Poop


Debbie Does Hi-Def

I, Anonymous

I Anonymous

Stop Hitting on My Girlfriend


Road Trip


Okie Noodling

Northwest Top Ten

Best Sellers at Local Independent Record Stores for the Week of September 13

The Score


Bug in the Bassbin

The Less Soft Bulletin

My Philosophy

Hiphop Ya Don't Stop

Turn You On

The Flaming Lips

You Are Not a Dumbshit

A Conversation Between Wayne Coyne and Adam Goldberg

Party Crasher

Far East and Down East

Poster of the Week

The Flaming Lips

Everything's Explodin'

The Band That Launched 15,000 Balloons

Up & Coming

Globally Stimulated

Diplo Can't Settle Down (Unless He's Smoking Weed on a Commune in Florida)

Album Reviews

Fucking in the Streets

At Peace with the Skeptics


Confusing but Adorable

The New "Awesome" Show at Seattle Children's Theatre

Theater News

Death Train

Visual Art

American Cardboard

Scott Fife's Glues, Screws, the Good, the Bad, and the Ugly


Enduring Gatsby

The Whole Thing, Cover to Cover, in One Night

Food & Drink

The Righteous Path

Not Eating Bacon at Jhanjay Thai

Chow Bio

Davinder Kohli

Bar Exam

NUD: The Promotion

Eat & Tell

Jack Habit

The Happiest Hour


Good Grub Under Ten Bucks


Collision Course

Cyclist Killed at the Dangerous University Bridge Intersection This Month Was Riding a Fixed-Gear Bike

The Library Is a Nightclub

This Was the Year the Genius Awards Party Got It Right


Minor Offense

SPD Overlooks Johns Who Patronize Teen Prostitutes

Police Beat

The Samaritans

In Other News

In Other Neighborhoods. . .


Nightclub License Bounced by Council

Czar Struck

Bush's Bait-and-Switch Drug Policy

Game Over

Nintendo Contractor Fired for Blog

Ron, Dennis, and Al

The Week in Non-Front-runners

Get Your War On

Crossword Solution

Stay Sharp (September 20)

Photo of the Week


Mayor Nickels

Crossword Puzzle

This Week's Puzzle

Stay Sharp (September 20)

Drunk of the Week

Public Editor

The Stranger: A Critical Overview

Control Tower

Control Tower & Kink Calendar

Bring the Pain

I Love Television

Watch... Don't Watch

Last Days

The Week in Review

Letters to the Editor


Steven Pinker

Decibel Festival


'Mala Noche'

Fremont Oktoberfest

Mike Albo

Arcade Fire, LCD Soundsystem, Gossip

Junot Díaz

Back To School 2007

What Are You, New?

Starting Life as an Adult

What Are You, Under 21?

The Music Scene Is Huge—Provided You're Old Enough to Drink. But Underage Music Fans Do Have Options

What Are You, Sober?

You Needn't Be, Not with Canada So Close

What Are You, Idealistic?

Becoming a Politically Engaged Young Person

What Are You, Scared?

Drugs and How to Do Them

What Are You, Hungry?

Eating on the Cheap in a City of Plenty

What Are You, Gay?

Don't Blow the Best Years of Your Life

What Are You, Pregnant?

Where to Go, What to Do

What Are You, Greek?

Rush Me, Haze Me, Pledge Me, Greek Me!

What Are You, Illiterate?

Unrequired Reading or "Books That Will Turn You Into an Asshole"

What Are You, Lost?

A Native's Guide to Seattle's Best Places

What Are You, Straight?

Everything You Need to Know to Hold Your Own During Conversations About Sports in Seattle

What Are You, Stupid?

Mistakes Commonly Made by College Students and How to Avoid Them

What Are You, Retarded?

Talk Like You Belong Here

What Are You, an Ingrate?

Love 'Em or Hate 'Em, You Still Gotta Show Your Parents Around