Print Edition for the week of
Aug. 7 - 13, 2008

Vol. 17, No. 48

Savage Love

So I Married a Fag Hag

I, Anonymous


On Screen

Pineapple Express



On Screen

Man on Wire

On Screen


On Screen

Hell Ride

On Screen

The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants 2

On Screen

Boy A

On Screen


On Screen

Bottle Shock


Band of the Week

Pillow Army

It's a Hit

Singles, Hits, & Remixes

Poster of the Week

Electric Children

My Philosophy

Hiphop Ya Don't Stop

Fucking in the Streets

Slow Week News Roundup

Bug in the Bassbin

Time to Go Balls Out

The Kidz Are Not All Right

Enduring the Child-Safe Pop of Kidz Bop Live


Best Friends Forever

The Score

Summer Books

Party Crasher

Crunchy Jams at a Party Corpse

Up & Coming

This Week's Notable Shows and Parties

The Study of History

Bow + Arrow's Old-School Emo Revival

Album Review

The Dutchess and the Duke

Album Review

The Faint

Album Review

Santogold & Diplo


Theater News

The New Dynamo at ACT

Diminishing Returns

We Like Our Plays Medium-Sized

Visual Art

Yes We Can Art

The Nervous, Worshiping Iconography of Candidate Obama


New In Books

Pot Culture: The A–Z Guide to Stoner Language &

New In Books

Review of The Writing Class

New In Books

The Pact: Bill Clinton, Newt Gingrich, and the Rivalry That Defined a Generation

Monster Mash Notes

The Newest Literary Sex Symbol Is a Vegetarian Vampire from Forks, Washington

Food & Drink

Bar Exam

Taste and the Virginia Inn

The Happiest Hour

Buckaroo Tavern

Eat & Tell

Papa at the Night Market

Twenty-Dollar Hookah

I Went to Majles Cafe and All I Got Was Snapple and Pink Lung


Dirty Work

Workers Whose Jobs Can't Be Shipped to India or China Win One for Organized Labor



Our Picks for the August 19th Primary Election

Letters to the Editor

Photo of the Week

Crossword Solution

This Week's Puzzle Solution

Chewing Some Wrigley's

Public Editor

The Stranger: A Critical Overview

Control Tower

No Strings?

I Love Television

The Gold Standard


Vingt sur 20: French Comics

'Man on Wire'

Dolly Parton

'Boy A'

Museum of Bad Art

'The Forty Part Motet'

Son Ambulance

'Eat Fight Fuck'

Last Days

The Week in Review

Crossword Puzzle

This Week's Puzzle

Chewing Some Wrigley's (August 7)