Print Edition for the week of
Oct. 23 - 29, 2008

Vol. 18, No. 7

Savage Love

Paid Off



Bela Lugosi's Dead

Life Actually Is Sweet

Mike Leigh's Optimistic New Comedy

Getting On With It

An Interview with Mike Leigh

Ashes of Time Redux

Wong Kar-wai's Primordial Soup

I, Anonymous


Party Crasher

Hear You Knockin' but You Can't Come In


Megan Seling Interrogates Tom Gabel of Against Me!

The Score

Earshot Picks, Part 2

It's a Hit

Singles, Remixes & MP3s

My Philosophy

Hiphop Ya Don't Stop

Data Breaker

Beat-Seeking Missives


Expo '86

Unlucky Old Sons

On Brian Wilson, Nathaniel Hawthorne, the Waves of California, the Melancholy of the Beach Boys, and the Stories the Young Can’t Escape

Poster of the Week

Hiawatha Concert Series

New Column!

Battle Royale!

Up & Coming

This Week's Notable Shows and Parties

Album Review

Lady Dottie & the Diamonds: Lady Dottie & the Diamonds

Album Review

caUSE co-MOTION!: It's Time! Singles & EPs 2005-2008

Album Review

Reefer: Reefer


Theater News

The Lack of Love

Theater Review Revue

Family Drama: Matricide, Parricide, Uxoricide, in That Order

Pulled From Their Drunken Asses

The Latest (and Lamest) from Monkey Wrench Puppet Lab

Visual Art

There's More Than One Way to Stare Down a Camera

The Messy Feedback Loops of Surveillance Art


Constant Reader

Obama Book Review Revue

“I Like the Mess”

Talking with Aimee Bender

Food & Drink

Bar Exam


The Persistence of Cupcakes

It's the trend that won't die, but where are Seattle's most heavenly specimens?

The Happiest Hour



Will They Steal It?

Your Election Nightmares, Graded for Actual Terror-Worthiness


In the Hall

It's Their Party

Ending the Occupation

One Woman's Fight to Keep the Army Out of Seattle Parks

Sleeping With the Enemy

Prominent Democratic Consultant Crosses Party Lines

Get Your War On

Dear Science

Crossword Solution

Crossword Puzzle

Juices (Oct. 23)

Public Editor

I Love Television

The Cure for Post- Traumatic Stress

Last Days

The Week in Review

Letters to the Editor



'God's Ear'

Jeffrey Lewis & the Jackals

'Young Mr. Lincoln'


'Filter' #2 Release Party

Fujiya & Miyagi

Ted Leo and the Pharmacists


Twenty-One Things I Learned at My First HUMP! Ever

All That and a Plate of Biscuits Is Coming Your Way

Hump 4: The Films

Hump 4: The Details