Issue of

Feb 4-10, 2010

Vol. 17, No. 17


  • Parking Lots and Pot

    People are trying to legalize dope; plus, we don’t need more parking lots, and soldiers are people too

    By Nicholas Deshais

  • Hot Spot

    Moscow’s Moose Lodge holds a hell of a drag show, if you overlook the gay hairstylist — such a cliché — and the purse-lipped senior citizens … wait, no, they’re part of the fun

    By Richard H. Miller

  • Prison Fight

    Eastern Washington legislators band together to keep the governor from closing Pine Lodge. For now.

    By Kevin Taylor

  • AA Bond-age

    The city’s beaming about its latest bond rating, but what does it really mean?

    By Daniel Walters

  • Get a Room!

    The Rodeway’s in for a makeover. Is Spokane getting Portland-ified?

    By Nicholas Deshais

  • Little City, Big Dogs

    Mayor Mary Verner sees Spokane shine in a national setting

    By Kevin Taylor

  • Ms. No

    Eastern Washington’s congresswoman talks oil exploration, government takeovers and why Republicans oppose everything Obama does

    By Nicholas Deshais

  • Earning Pollution Credits

    Ecology bids to include “pollution trading” as part of cleanup plan

    By Kevin Taylor

  • A New Vision

    Greenstone readies to begin constructions on the long-hyped Kendall Yards project — but how will it affect nearby West Central?

    By Daniel Walters

  • Doctors and an Apple

    Bob Apple runs for Olympia; plus, the need for a med school, temporary bike routes and more courteous bloggers

    By Nicholas Deshais






  • Dark Angels

    If your job involves telling strangers the worst news they will ever hear, how can you be filled with anything but anger?

    By Ed Symkus

  • Archer

    Should've followed the Adult Swim model. This kind of thing doesn't stay fresh beyond 15 minutes.

    By Daniel Walters

  • The Passion of the Craven

    If you are the ass of a bad guy, prepare to be kicked. Mad Max lives in Boston now.

    By Ed Symkus

  • Lost

    Lost has never been done before. And it will never be done again.

    By Daniel Walters

  • Amreeka

    A heart-warming travelogue about coming to the real America

    By Tammy Marshall

  • Dark Void

    Avoid Dark Void

    By Marty Demarest

  • Know Your Mushrooms

    The largest creature on Earth is a mushroom in Eastern Oregon. And the biggest weirdos on Earth are fungophiles.

    By Nicholas Deshais

  • The Sky Crawlers: Innocent Aces

    A freewheeling aerial combat game that, despite its motion-sensitive innovations, remains rooted in the standards of the past.

    By Marty Demarest

  • L'espionnage, Je t'aime

    That Pierre Morel movie with John Travolta looking ridiculous in a completely shaved head? Pretty damn good, actually.

    By Maryann Johanson

  • It's Too Quiet

    Who says a horror movie has to be scary the whole way through?

    By Leah Sottile

The Cemetery Club @ Ignite! Community Theatre

Fridays, Saturdays, 7:30-9:30 p.m. and Sundays, 2-4 p.m. Continues through Nov. 24
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