Print Edition for the week of
Jan. 22 - 28, 2009

Vol. 18, No. 19

Savage Love

Buzz Kill


I Still Love Porn

And the Winners of the 2009 AVN Awards Are...


Hail to the Chief

One-Man Film School

Caleb Young Keeps Bellingham's Film Scene Rolling

On Screen

Inkheart: Magical Business and Brendan Fraser's Bangs

On Screen

Outlander: Beowulf Meets Space

On Screen

Wendy and Lucy: It's Not About the Plot


Up &Coming

This Week's Notable Shows and Parties


Kevin Erickson of the All-Ages Movement Project

Album Review

Eliot Lipp: Peace Love Weed 3D

Album Review

Mr. Oizo: Lambs Anger

Album Review

Super Geek League: A Magic Castle Land

Party Crasher

A Quite Nice Art Revival

Data Breaker

Beat-Seeking Missives

Fucking in the Streets

Mad Rad: Super Dopes?

The Sky's the Limit

Cumulus Festival's Guitar Deluge

It's a Hit

Singles, Remixes & MP3s

So Wrong, and Thanks for All the Fish

Super Geek League Spawn Over-the-Top Spectacle

My Philosophy

Hiphop Ya Don't Stop

Poster of the Week

The Score

Classical, Jazz & Avant


High Heels and Low Expectations

After a Long Break, Joan Larson Is Climbing Back on the Stage

Visual Art

In Art News

On Her Sleeping Weight

Closer Than Ever

A Lifelong Artist Finally Breaks Through to Her Real Work


New In Books

A Novel About Rock and Roll and Big Burnished Balls

Do Unto Others

An Anti-Christian Book That Doesn't Whine or Brag

Food & Drink

Bar Exam

Brandi at the Zig Zag

Better Than Classy

Lowell's Rules the World


Lessons from the Abyss

How to Get Health Care Out of Its Deep, Deep Hole

Extremely Great and Incredibly Cheap

Qliance Ends the "Learned Helplessness" of the American Medical System


Everything to Everyone

The P-I Will Have to Adapt to Survive Online

Pot's Shot

Marijuana Decriminalization Struggles in the Legislature

How to Get Ahead in Advertising

Village Voice Media Promotes Advertisers Through “Social Networking”

Stranger Election Control Board Endorsement

King County Elections Director: Vote for Sherril Huff

Pay Dirt

City Employees Got Raises Amid Budget Cuts

Doctor's Orders

Expanding Medical Clinic Challenges Health-Insurance Moguls

Last Days

The Week in Review


Laff Hole

Cracked Up

Celebrity Open Mic

Entertainment Show

Dartmondo/Blood Squad Improv Night

Parks and Seattle Center

Lo-Ball Double Feature

Show and Tell Show

I Love Television

Isn't It Bromantic?

Public Editor

A Critical Overview of The Stranger

Drunk of the Week

Candace and Jeff

Dear Science

Why Is Obama So Impressive?

Crossword Puzzle

This Week's Puzzle

Boba Fett? Boba Fett? Where?! (Jan. 21)