Print Edition for the week of
Jan. 21 - 27, 2010

Vol. 10, No. 35
Evan B. Harris

News

Rise of the Blogs

City Audit Shows Mainstream Media Flagging

See Ya at Da Party, Richter

Total Mayoral Recall May Launch This Week

Hall Monitor

Meeting the Press

Loan Shark Hunting

Closing the Loophole that Lets Mortgage Lenders off the Hook

Ducking the Issue

Is the Dirty Duck Really Worth Preserving?

In Other News

Music

The Men of Bixby Canyon

Ben Gibbard, Jay Farrar, and Jack Kerouac Come Together at Big Sur

Treats of Versailles

The Ubiquitous Pop of Phoenix

You Are Free

Nesting with the Bowerbirds

Lone Star State of Mind

Brazos Are the Pride of Austin

Our Town Could Be Your Life

Local Music News

Up & Coming

Film

House of Cards

AIDS Denialist Doc Fails to Convince

Brendan Fraser Shall Save Us

At Long Last, Brendan Fraser Discusses Extraordinary Measures, Portland, and Being Chewbacca

Fairy Stale

Ha! The Rock Is the Tooth Fairy! Get It?!

A Film about Posters about Music

American Artifact: Mostly Two-Dimensional

Film Shorts

This Week on Television

I'm Staying Home

The Man. The Myth. The Legend.

Visual Art

Synthetic Organics

Scott Wolniak's Patterning

Comedy

Drunks, Punks, and Immigration

Craig Ferguson Is Crazier (and Funnier) than You Think

Books

Just Kids

Patti Smith on Art and Heroes

Theater & Performance

Adapting Guterson

PCS' Gorgeous Snow Falling on Cedars

Get Fertilized

Fertile Ground's 10 Days of Brand New Theater

Feature

The Whiskey Cure

For Home and Medicinal Use Only

Understanding Whiskey

A Pre-Blackout Primer for Discerning Sots

Adventures in Whiskey

Tips for the Novice from the Accidental Hedonist

More than Old Fashioned

Whiskey Cocktails From Local Talent

How to Drink Whiskey: The Correct Way

A Guide for Gentlemen of Proper Class and Breeding

Overthrowing the New Tyranny of the Palate:

Or, How Ya Gonna Keep 'Em Down on the Farm after They've Seen Paree?

Local Flavor

The Mercury's Whiskey Taste Test

Amber Remedy

The Proper Uses of Medicinal Whiskey for the Better Enjoyment of the Good Lord's Creation

Whiskey Walled Wonders

Where to Drink When You Want to Drink Whiskey

Whiskey Rivers and Bourbon Jockeys

A Brief List of Whiskey-Drinkin' Songs

I Love Television

I Love Television™

Rise, Robots, Rise!

I, Anonymous

Some Kind of Voodoo

Sold Out

Janeane Marie and Project Runway

One Day at a Time

The Week in Review

Savage Love

Sexual Appetite