Print Edition for the week of
Jul. 24 - 30, 2008

Vol. 17, No. 46

Savage Love

Fighting Ugly

New Column!



Juste Pour Rire

Filthy Little Brat: The Complex Morality of Loving Roman Polanski's Films

On Screen

Water Lilies

On Screen

Brideshead Revisited

Sexy, Sexy '90s Nostalgia

The X-Files: I Want to Believe

On Screen

The Stone Angel

On Screen

Step Brothers

On Screen

CSNY: Déjà Vu

I, Anonymous


Bug in the Bassbin

Out of the Park and Into the Club

Poster of the Week

Henari Nannon

Up & Coming

This Week's Notable Shows and Parties

Blow Yr Dome

Pink Skull Melt Genres, Minds

It's a Hit

Singles, Remixes & Hits

Band of the Week

The Valkyries


Smells Like Capitol Hill Block Party

My Philosophy

Hiphop Ya Don't Stop

Party Crasher

"I'm a Shaman. I Call the animals."

The Score

Kelley Johnson

Roamers, Not Roma

A Hawk and a Hacksaw's Nomadic Folk

Interrogation: Colin Blunstone of the Zombies


The Arc of Life, the Kiss of Death

A Twain Musical, an Ohio Gothic, and a Bloody Mess

Theater News

Rich White People

An Actor Prevails

Craig Doescher vs. an Excessive Script by Adam Rapp

Visual Art

Real-Estate Purgatory

A Group of Artists Called the Free Sheep Foundation Is Moving from One Dying Building to Another


The Never-Ending Story

A Delightful Story by Nabokov Is Buried in The Delighted States

Constant Reader

Vive Le Difference

Food & Drink

Bar Exam

On the Terrace

The Happiest Hour

Monkey Pub

Less Than Ten

Taco Time

Chow Bio

Sal Lavacca


The Search for Seattle's Best Taco Truck


Spook School

CIA-Funded UW Program Trains the Next Generation of Online Spies

In Other News

Jail Study

In the Hall

Trading Spaces

Cut Off

City Blocks Plans for Bar in Blighted Neighborhood

Freakin' Out

Angry Plumbing Company Sues King Broadcasting

Written Off

The Times and P-I Ignore High-Profile

Who Needs the Netroots?

Obama Skips a Big Blogger Confab, and Loses Nothing

Get Your War On

Crossword Solution

This Week's Puzzle

Little Squares

Photo of the Week

Crossword Puzzle

This Week's Puzzle

Little Boxes (July 24)

Drunk of the Week

Public Editor

Control Tower


I Love Television

Let's Get Apoplectic

Last Days

The Week in Review

Letters to the Editor


'A Streetcar Named Desire'


Capitol Hill Block Party


'Water Lilies'

'The Dark Knight'

Dyme Def

Ethan Canin

Block Party

Who's Playing

The Lowdown on the 2008 Block Party Bands and DJs

Craig Finn of the Hold Steady

An Interrogation

Party Animal

Girl Talk's Latest Meta Pop Throw-down

Talk to Me, Jay Reatard

An "Interview"

New Faces

The Port Townsend Trio Make Their Debut

The Hottest Show I Ever Played

The Hottest Show Tim Harrington Ever Played

Hot Licks on the Hill

Your Guide to the Capitol Hill Block Party