Print Edition for the week of
Sep. 25 - Oct. 8, 2019

Vol. 29, No. 3

Savage Love

Crossed Off

I, Anonymous

Free Will Astrology

September 25–October 1


A Painter Who Risked Everything to Bring Her Rapist to Justice

Blood Water Paint is a great (true) story, but a boring play.

Visual Art

How to Find Yourself in Art

Carrie Yamaoka's solo exhibition recto/verso is literally reflective.


Spare Me the Boomer Mysticism of Patti Smith's Latest Memoir

Year of the Monkey is fine, I guess. If you're into combing through the output of a mediocre oracle.

Food & Drink

Eat Cheap 101

Get a meal that won't break the bank at any of these 10 Seattle area restaurants.


The Stranger's 2019 Back to School Issue

What no one else will tell you about college life, hot sex, dreadlocks, psychedelics, and Seattle.

The Perks of Dating Older People

It can be an important part of a lifelong education.

A Few Words About Dreadlocks

What you need to know, black man.

I Was a White Girl with Dreadlocks

A confession.

How to Not Drink

Advice from a sober alcoholic who's never attended 12-step meetings.

You Don't Know How Lucky You Are

You won't realize how good you have it until after college is over.

People to Avoid in College

Listen, some people just have to be avoided.

What You Can Learn From Snorting Two Lines of LSD

Some ways of doing psychedelics are safer than others.

How to Eat Pussy

A guide to cunnilingus.

Seattle Transportation Made Simple

You're here! Now, about how to get there...

UW Doesn't Study Pot Because It's Not Brave Enough

Hey, Seattle College Student, Vote in Your City Council Election!

The UW vote could change the future of city hall—if UW students actually vote this November.

Crossword Solution

Crossword Solution: Meals on Wheels

Editor's Note