Print Edition for the week of
Feb. 11 - 17, 2010

Vol. 19, No. 23

Savage Love

I, Anonymous

Your Cheatin' Heart


The Gangsters, the Bitch, and the Wardrobe

44 Inch Chest Is About the Tyranny of Marriage

The Wolfman: Just Wolf People Mauling Shit

Labor, Oppression, and Richard Pryor in Paul Schrader's Blue Collar

The Last Station: Leo Tolstoy, the Merry Philosopher


Fiddlin' Beavers and Feral Twins


Serious(ly Funny) Like Cancer

Eugene Mirman Talks to James Mercer About Cancer (Sort Of)

Sisters of Perpetual Enchantment

Feelin' All White with Lights

Freeway & Jake One: The Stimulus Package

Philly and Seattle Deliver a Big Payout

Gil Scott-Heron: I'm New Here

A Revolutionary Reaching a Peace

Hot Chip: One Life Stand

The Dance Floor and the Domestic

Up & Coming

This Week's Noteworthy Shows and Parties

It's a Hit

New Singles from Yeasayer, Spoon, Hot Chip, and More

Data Breaker

King Cannibal, Drumcell, J. Phlip, Paul Van Dyk

My Philosophy

Seattle Expat Grieves Signs to Rhymesayers

The Score

The Sounds of Surprise

Poster of the Week

Party Crasher

Sob-Sister Super Bowl Party


Shows for Lovers... and Lovers of Ice Cream

Visual Art


What it is: The drawback of being too sentimental and liking to take walks in the moonlight (c. 1840s), lithograph, by Honoré Daumier/Where it is: Davidson Galleries



An Appreciation

"They're Aware We're All Doomed"

Talking with Gahan Wilson About the New Renaissance, Cartooning for the New Yorker, and How Many Dead People Are in His Basement

Food & Drink

Specializing in Surprising

Avila in Wallingford Is Seattle's Next Favorite Restaurant

Chow Bio

Debs Gardner, Creator of, Lover of Whimsy

Bar Exam

A Drink at the Lounge on the 28th Floor

The Happiest Hour

Al's Tavern in Wallingford


Seattle's Sexiest 2010!

Seattle's Hottest Citizens, as Nominated by YOU


A Losing Game of Bridge

City Council Caves to Anti-Transit Plan for the 520 Bridge

Ruled Out

Seattle Parks Board May Crack Down on Homeless

Police Beat

I'm the Taliban

Last Days

The Week in Review


Olympia Pizza

Valentine's Bash with Dan Savage

'44 Inch Chest'

Head Like an Espresso Truck

'Wings of Desire'

The Cumulus Music Festival

'Speech & Debate'

Defriending Cancer

I Love Television

A Brief History of the Winter Olympics

Control Tower

Bridging Pleasure and Danger

Public Editor

A Critical Overview of The Stranger

Drunk of the Week

Crossword Solution

Contain Yourself (Feb. 11)

Crossword Puzzle

This Week's Puzzle

Contain Yourself (Feb. 11)