Print Edition for the week of
Oct. 29 - Nov. 4, 2014

Vol. 15, No. 24
Pete Thorne


Death by Infrastructure

New Rankings Show the City's Maintenance Challenges Run Far Deeper Than Paving

Scare 'Em Straight!

Hales Hesitating on Tougher Airbnb Enforcement

Hall Monitor

The Rest of the Police Reform Story


Out of the Woodwork

Courtney Barnett Makes Her Mark

Fervent Followers

Fat White Family's Raw Nerves and Flimsy Sentiment

Feel the Warmer

La Hell Gang's Chilean Psych

Motor City Madness

Wolf Eyes: Noise with Soul

All-Ages Action!

This Week's Best All-Ages Shows

Up & Coming

This Week's Music Previews

Movies & TV

Birdman Returns

Michael Keaton, Alejandro González Iñárritu, and Birdman

Caught on Camera!

Iffy Journalism Tactics in Nightcrawler


Harry Potter Talks to Snakes (Again) in Horns

Drum and Drummer

Whiplash: When Drumming Is LIFE AND DEATH

Soft-Serve Wreckage

Gregg Araki's Latest Is a Tepid WTF

Novel Filmmaking

Listen Up Philip: Like a Book! That Is Also a Movie!

Film Shorts

In Which We Hit It and Quit It

Eyes Wide, Crying

The Many Weeping Faces of Nicole Kidman in Before I Go to Sleep

Food and Drink

Foul-Weather Friends

Toast the Fall Season with These Rainy Day Cocktails


Sensation Seekers

Litsa Dremousis on the Cost of a Climbing-Obsessed Culture

Dangerous Lesions

David Cronenberg's Cannibalism Debut Novel

Comprehension Test

William Gibson's The Peripheral Takes Its Sweet Time



Wm. Steven Humphrey

Primary Objective: Sample Collection

Old Main

Dear Transplant


Grandfather's Shadow

(Somewhat) True Tales of Terror!

An Anthology of (Maybe Kinda True?) Horror Stories

I, Anonymous


Cannabuzz: The Week in Marijuana

Yes on 91!

Everything as Fuck

Blazers and Bunk

Sold Out

Retail Boom

One Day at a Time

The Week in Review

New Column!

Savage Love & Sex

Savage Love

Inanimate Objections

I Love Television

I Love Television™

Umm... Hello? NOT IMPRESSED.