• Issue Archive for
  • May 31 - Jun 6, 2007
  • Vol. 14, No. 33

News & Comment

  • This Kills

    Except when it becomes a nightmare. The experien
  • A Question of Conscience

    by KEVIN TAYLOR & r & & r & & lt;span class= & quot;dropcap & quot; & I & lt;/span & t happened on the firing range one blinding day in California. Sgt. Brent Carey, an Arab language interrogator in a military intelligence battalion, hefted the M-16. It was hot to the touch. He slappe
  • Pro Crochet

    Sure, there are cows to be milked and chickens to be fed on Butters' small,
  • The Player

    & & by Marty Demarest & r & & r & & & & & & lt;i & Innocent Life & lt;/i & & & & & & r & & r & Rated Everyone; PSP & & & & & r & & r & & & & lt;span class= & quot;dropcap & quot; & I & lt;/span & was standing in the middle of my garden surrounded by tomato plants when a friend arrived for lunch. The garden was
  • Caretaker at the Canyon

    by ROBERT HEROLD & r & & r & & lt;span class= & quot;dropcap & quot; & I & lt;/span & arrived at the Indian Canyon clubhouse with the idrizzle. I had asked the head professional, Gary iLindeblad, to show me how he plays what he regards to be the best holes at the Canyon. I poked my hea
  • Take Two

    & & by LUKE BAUMGARTEN & & & r & & r & & & & lt;i & Waitress & lt;/i & & & & r & & lt;span class= & quot;dropcap & quot; & J & lt;/span & enna (Keri Russell) is unhappily married to Earl (Jeremy Sisto). She works at a pie shop somewhere in the South for an unrelenting sourpuss of a boss (Lew Temple) and
  • Buzz Bin

    Don't embarass yourself by mispelling any words in October's Spokane Is Spelling event. Whether you'll be a fifth- or sixth-grader in the fall -- or even if you're an adult who isn't as smart as
  • Remote Possibilites

    & & (NBC, Sundays at 9 pm; online anytime) & & & r & & r & & & You should be watching Friday Night Lights. I mean it. Yeah, the season's over, the show's in reruns, and it's warm outside, so
  • Small Packages

    & & by CARRIE SCOZZARO & r & & r & & & & lt;span class= & quot;dropcap & quot; & S & lt;/span & ometimes less really is more: Small restaurants in unlikely places quickly becoming word-of-mouth favorites. Small menu selections allowing chefs to offer eclectic and varied selections. Small
  • Book Review

    & & by TERRI SCHLICHENMEYER & & & r & & & & lt;i & Women of the Harvest & lt;/i & & & & & & lt;i & & lt;/i & & & & & by Holly L. Bollinger and Cathy Phillips & r & & r & & & & lt;span class= & quot;dropcap & quot; & E & lt;/span & very year, you wait, eagerly. Trips to the mailbox at Christmastime hold cards and pres
  • Bright Idea?

    by JOEL SMITH & r & & r & & lt;span class= & quot;dropcap & quot; & F & lt;/span & or the last several years, Mark Mays and John Bury have been getting together once a month to eat lunch and talk big. The two attorneys talk about something different each time. This month, it could be qu
  • Opening Films

    This project might be a little too much in the family for it to rise above typical inspirational-sports-movie fare: Director Davis Guggenheim is married to Elisabeth Shue (whose high school experiences are the basis of this
  • Recently Reviewed

    OPA This northside restaurant offers diners a zesty taste of Greece and southern Italy. The tradition of Mediterranean hospitality is evident in Opa's cozy dining room -- blue textured walls bedecked with photos of Greece and Ital
  • Bringing Boeing Back

    by DOUG NADVORNICK & r & & r & & lt;span class= & quot;dropcap & quot; & T & lt;/span & aylor Bressler is working on a big landscaping project. The planning/project manager for the Spokane city Parks Department is deciding how to reshape the area around the old Boeing Amphitheater in th
  • Now Playing

    Seven months have passed since the last Rage Virus victim died of starvation in London. The U.S. Army controls the empty city's quarantined district where adolescent siblings Tammy (Imogen Poots) and Andy (Mackintosh
  • Fresh & amp;amp; Tasty

    A hot trend in dining these days is customized meals. It seems everyone wants food their own, special way. Just opened this week in the Spokane Valley, MOJO offers a customized dining experi
  • Peaking Park Prices

    & & by & & & & JOHN KRIST & & & r & & r & & lt;span class= & quot;dropcap & quot; & A & lt;/span & day at Disneyland costs a family of four at least $232, not counting Mickey Mouse ears. At Six Flags Magic Mountain, the admission price would be at least $180. A seven-day pass to enter Ye
  • DVD Review

    & & by MARTY DEMAREST & r & & r & & & & & & lt;i & Fur & lt;/i & & & & & & r & & r & & & & lt;span class= & quot;dropcap & quot; & F & lt;/span & ur explains itself immediately. Not only is the film subtitled "An Imaginary Portrait of Diane Arbus," but it begins with a lengthy explanation -- onscreen, in se
  • Minus the Five

    by CORTNEY HARDING & r & & r & & lt;span class= & quot;dropcap & quot; & I & lt;/span & n honor of all the recent journalism school graduates currently considering blogging jobs, I'll start this piece off with an old school, 101 technique: posing a question. Why is it that solo artists
  • Shadow Race

    by TED S. McGREGOR JR. & r & & r & & lt;span class= & quot;dropcap & quot; & A & lt;/span & t the Kentucky Derby a few weeks back, Street Sense came out of the gate at an almost leisurely pace, and jockey Calvin Borel let the rest of the pack push their horses hard, dropping all the way
  • CD Reviews

    Return of the Mac 4 Stars After underperforming for years, Prodigy is back with near-classic material. Entirely produced by Prodigy's longtime collaborator Alchemist, Return of the Mac is an ostensible
  • Bomb Garden

    I hoped to never write another MySpace piece -- I thought people had figured it out by now -- but no, MySpace is just the newest venue for the oldest human stupidities. So the columns keep a-comin'. People have bee
  • Sound Advice

    Thursday, 5/31 Big Easy, DJ Chris Woods Bluz At The Bend, Crosstown Brooklyn Nights, The Groove Patrol Caterina Winery, Turning Left, JS Butcher & amp; Pat O'Neill Double
  • Quick Hits

    by INLANDER & r & & r & & lt;span class= & quot;dropcap & quot; & L & lt;/span & eonard Cohen's "Hallelujah" is a gorgeous, haunting song and a near perfect meditation on faith and its manifestation through the body and mind of another. Local songwriter KORI HENDERSON came to it through

Music & Film

  • This Kills

    Except when it becomes a nightmare. The experience of sitting here,

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