Print Edition for the week of
Jan. 28 - Feb. 3, 2010

Vol. 19, No. 21

Savage Love

Curious Business


Guts, Drugs, and Hobbes

Police, Adjective Is a Comedy

The White Ribbon: The Totalitarian in All of Us

Art House: Visual Acoustics

Edge of Darkness: Tougher Than Leather


Children's Film Festival


The Motherfucker of Invention

The Gaslamp Killer's Hectic, Eclectic Decksterity


AFCGT Push Sub Pop Into the Red

Gigi: Maintenant

A Spector is Haunting Indie Pop

Up & Coming

This Week's Noteworthy Shows and Parties

Fucking in the Streets

Fifteen More Minutes of Mad Rad

It's a Hit

Singles from Walter Jones, Dirty Projectors, Quasi, and More

Data Breaker

Phønøn Drones Alone

My Philosophy

I Want my NWTV

The Score

Chamber Bouquet

Poster of the Week

Poster by Ivan Minsloff

Party Crasher

Light Up the Night


All-Ages Shows to Help Haiti


Jihad Jones

Yussef El Guindi's Middling Comedy About Hollywood and Selling Out

Kids Today

A Nervy, Witty Comedy About High-School Drama

He Might Be Giant

Visionary New Puppeteer Kyle Loven

Theater News

Of Puppets and Prayer Circles

Visual Art

Raw, Red, Restrained

The Three Killer Galleries of Tim Rollins and Kids of Survival

New Good(s)

Q&A with Maikoiyo Alley-Barnes


Constant Reader

Small Is Beautiful

The Ulitmate Graphic Novel

(In Six Panels)

Food & Drink

The Happiest Hour

El Camino in Fremont

Chow Bio

Hidmo's Rahwa Habte


Black Hole 1

What The Last 20 Years Did to Second and Pine


What happens when you spend a day consuming breakfast, coffee, lunch, dinner, and drinks based solely on the recommendations of random people on the street? Lindy West, David Schmader, and Bethany Jean Clement put their stomachs' fate in strangers' hands.


Why Don't Rich Eastside Developers Want Light Rail in Downtown Bellevue?

Inside the Plot to Reroute Sound Transit's Light Rail

Don’t Blow This, Mike

Voters Elected You to Protect Seattle from Cost Overruns on the Tunnel, and You’re Our Only Hope

Get the Fuck on This

Banish Junk Mail and Fix a Janky Bridge

Stranger Election Control Board School Levies Cheat Sheet!

Your Ballot Is Due by February 9

Police Beat

Born Earlier than Yesterday

Last Days

The Week in Review


Po Dog

'Tooth Fairy'

Bryan Zentz

'Tim Rollins and K.O.S.: A History'

Cheap Beer and Prose

'Police, Adjective'

Paula Poundstone

Prefuse 73, the Gaslamp Killer, VoicesVoices, Nordic Soul

I Love Television

Smaller: Not Always Better!

Control Tower

What Is a Woman?

Public Editor

A Critical Overview of The Stranger

Crossword Solution

Fucking Films (Jan. 28)

Crossword Puzzle

This Week's Puzzle

Fucking Films (Jan. 28)

Illustrated Comment of the Week