Issue of

Apr 29 - May 5, 2010

Vol. 17, No. 29

News

  • Eureka!

    It's not as giant as they had originally thought, but at least scientists can say that Giant Palouse Earthworms really exist

    By Leah Sottile

  • The U.N. and City Hall

    A year after the mayor’s sustainability plan was approved, local activists launch a campaign to repeal it.

    By Nicholas Deshais

  • Are You Smarter Than a Third-Grader?

    Elementary efforts to help Chief Garry; plus, Democrats on the future of the Snake River.

    By Kevin Taylor

  • Getting Gassed

    In the struggle of squirrels versus humanity, who takes precedence?

    By Natalie Johnson

  • Tax Me, Please

    Efforts to change Washington state’s regressive tax system is coming from an unlikely place: the rich.

    By Daniel Walters

Comment

Culture

Music

Film

  • An Opaque Flutter

    The Yellow Handkerchief tells an old story, and this version reveals even less than usual.

    By Ed Symkus

  • Gigantic

    A deeply quirky indie romance. And not just for the usual reasons.

    By Joel Smith

  • Party Down

    Party Down plays like a wry middle-finger rebuke to Entourage.

    By Daniel Walters

  • International Incident

    Five years ago, France gave SFCC a film festival. Kind of. It’s been hard work to keep it going.

    By Carey Jackson

  • MotoGP 09/10

    Speedy and sleek, MotoGP 09/10 wins the racing game race by a detailed stretch.

    By Marty Demarest

Special Guides

Norman Rockwell's America @ Northwest Museum of Arts & Culture

Tuesdays-Sundays. Continues through Jan. 12
  • or