• Issue Archive for
  • Sep 20-26, 2007
  • Vol. 14, No. 49

News & Comment

  • Fresh & amp;amp; Tasty

    & lt;span class= & quot;dropcap & quot; & W & lt;/span & hat happens when you introduce a bunch of local farmers to some local chefs and then invite a gaggle of hungry people over? That's what the nonprofit group Futurewise aims to learn on We
  • World War II

    By Inlander Staff & r & & r & & lt;span class= & quot;dropcap & quot; & B & lt;/span & y some estimations World War II was the biggest thing that has ever happened to mankind. More dire than any conflict or cataclysm. Bigger than any invention or innovation. More important than any revo
  • Twyla's Billy

    Three months into the current national tour of Movin' Out (arriving at the IN
  • The Player

    Rated Teen; Wii & r & & r & & lt;span class= & quot;dropcap & quot; & N & lt;/span & intendo's 1987 classic Metroid starred Samus, a space-suited lady bounty hunter with a cannon for an arm, who ran, jumped and blasted at enemies whil
  • Dream Weaver

    by Michael Bowen & r & & r & & lt;span class= & quot;dropcap & quot; & I & lt;/span & n the middle of an eventually inspiring play that's too tidy about expressing and resolving its themes -- and in the midst of an uneven cast -- it's the performance of Kelly Eviston Quinnett in The Rainm
  • Take Two

    This is what I heard one critic mutter as the lights went down on a screening of the latest documentary of climate doom, The 11th Hour. I knew just what he me
  • Buzz Bin

    Sitting at a sidewalk table outside Madeleine's downtown on a recent weekday afternoon, Spokane suddenly seemed like a big-time city. Golly, it was like being in Portland: Sidewalk buskers, artists peddling their wares, passersby ranging fr
  • Remote Possibilities

    by ted s. mcgregor jr. & r & & r & & lt;span class= & quot;dropcap & quot; & A & lt;/span & h, fall -- the networks put out their best efforts, and America ignores most of them. Yes, we've gotten pretty fickle about TV. Like any long-term relationship, people just aren't willing to make
  • Book Review

    by Michael Largo & lt;span class= & quot;dropcap & quot; & K & lt;/span & ick the bucket. Buy the farm. Bite the dust, pick out a harp, take a dirt nap. Croak. No matter how you say it, you can't escape it. But what
  • Opening Films

    "How is this one better than the other one?" I heard one critic mutter. I knew just what he meant. The "other one" featured Al Gore, won an Oscar, and miraculously shifted the tide of public opinion toward the clima
  • Room of Dreams

    by LAUREN MCALLISTER & r & & r & & lt;span class= & quot;dropcap & quot; & J & lt;/span & ust when you think you've seen it all, you go to a restaurant with a big bed front and center. "It would be less weird if it didn't have that white teddy bear on it..." one of our companions comme
  • Mayor on a Mission

    by DAVE TURNER & r & & r & & lt;span class= & quot;dropcap & quot; & W & lt;/span & hen elected officials from North Idaho and Eastern Washington meet next Thursday at the Greyhound Park and Event Center to talk about water, they'll be greeted by Post Falls Mayor Clay Larkin. It was Lar
  • Now Playing

    Two decades after a Ping-Pong prodigy loses everything at the Olympics, he's showing off his paddle work at chintzy Vegas matinees -- until an FBI agent says he's needed for a "top-secret mission." So Randy (Dan Fogler)
  • Recently Reviewed

    Working folks chow down early at this homey and welcoming north-side breakfast eatery; later come the retirees and bleary-eyed college students. Service is attentive and the extensive breakfast menu has choices from
  • Growing Wisely

    & & by & & & & Paul K. Haeder & & & & & r & & r & & lt;span class= & quot;dropcap & quot; & S & lt;/span & tory after story paints a troubling picture of Washington's small- and mid-sized family farms. For the first time ever this year, one Central Washington orchardist saw his pear crop r
  • Disarmed and Dangerous

    by ED SYMKUS & r & & r & Disarmed and Dangerous & r & & r & & lt;span class= & quot;dropcap & quot; & T & lt;/span & here was a time when the name David Cronenberg would instantly conjure up visions of slimy monsters and otherworldly fantasies and outrageous violence. Well, the violence is s
  • Reanimator

    by luke baumgarten & r & & r & & lt;span class= & quot;dropcap & quot; & D & lt;/span & espite origins described variously as a "joke" and an "experiment to see how people would react," Hallelujah Soul Explosion has become serious as nausea. Accompanied by a video collage that begins by
  • Just Like Kansas?

    by Ted S. McGregor & r & & r & & lt;span class= & quot;dropcap & quot; & B & lt;/span & ack in the summer of 2004, as Ohio was locking away all its extra voting machines and John Kerry was getting swift-boated, a little book came out that put a finger on the pulse of our wacky national
  • CD Reviews

    The Blakes (EP) 4stars The Blakes believe that sensitivity is totally overrated. Thank goodness for that. In a world where every five minutes the radio plays insincere tearjerkers like "Hey There, Delilah" -- hurp! just threw up a bit there, so
  • Water Talks

    by DOUG NADVORNICK & r & & r & & lt;span class= & quot;dropcap & quot; & W & lt;/span & hen the authors of a three-year study of the Spokane-Rathdrum Prairie Aquifer released their findings in May, elected leaders from both sides of the border met to praise the findings -- the aquifer ha
  • Built to Last

    by rachel siemens & r & & r & & lt;span class= & quot;dropcap & quot; & B & lt;/span & uilt To Spill is, one of the most influential indie bands ever. A bold statement, I know, but one that's entirely true. Having created and collaborated with different artists for more than 15 years, D
  • Bomb Garden

    Did the last cover of Rolling Stone piss you off? It infuriated me. The one with Kanye West and 50 Cent staring each other down. I couldn't have been angrier at a magazine if it were Nazi Pedophile Jayw
  • Clap On

    "One thing we do know with certainty when
  • Sound Advice

    Thursday, 9/20 J Big Easy, E-40 (see below), DJ Graffix Bluz at the Bend, Cary Fly Brooklyn Nights, Groove Patrol Chaps (624-4182), Save Lefty Cruiser's, Blue Print Ba

Music & Film

  • Redefining the Wheel

    Rakim's late-'80s axiom expresses something foundational about hip-hop, the most continuously reimagined music since jazz. For Subtle, an experiment

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