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The Homosexual Agenda: Black Friday Fetish, a Yacht Party and Pink Party Prime!

3 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

TONIGHT: BLACK FRIDAY FETISH AT THE EAGLE Let’s focus on the sleaze at hand: Tonight, the Eagle is throwing the Black Friday fetish party, and you definitely want to be there, you big whore. Now! There was a time, not long past, in which...Show More Summary

The Official Trailer for Transparent

3 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

Some folks are unhappy that the actor playing the trans parent in Amazon's Transparent—Jeffrey Tambor—isn't trans. I can certainly appreciate their frustration; I recall being really, really annoyed that William Hurt played the lead gay character in the film version of Kiss of the Spider Woman way, way back in 1985. Show More Summary

Tonight in Music: Creepoid, Black Weirdos, Dispirit and the Entrance Band

3 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

CREEPOID'S MAGENTA-HUED SLUR-GAZE Wet by Creepoid (Barboza) Hypothesis: There can never be too many bands biting My Bloody Valentine’s Loveless. The louche, insanely distorted rock that MBV pioneered on that 1991 album deserves to be emulated and mutated by a multiplicity of musicians until the end of time. Show More Summary

A Reading of an Attention-Grabbing Short-Story Collection

3 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

Boise writer Christian Winn’s short-story collection Naked Me is only the second title from new local publisher Dock Street Press. It’s a book that knows how to win your attention, from its nipple-festooned cover to the story about a group of poker-playing friends who communally obsess over the nude, masturbating... KEEP READING > >

Today's Dinosaur News

3 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

Courtesy of the University of Pennsylvania Don't tell mom the babysitter's dead. Today's news: dinosaur babysitter! Analysis of a group of Psittacosaurus lujiatunensis fossils suggest that one dino in the group was providing daycare: A...Show More Summary

Chubby Checker Won His Lawsuit Vs. HP's "Chubby Checker" App

3 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

Who knew there are, or were, phone apps to measure a feller's ding dong?! The singer Chubby Checker has settled a lawsuit in which he accused Hewlett-Packard Co of using his trademarked name without permission on a software app thatShow More Summary

The Genius Showcase in Art Is Wednesday—and You Get a Free Drink

3 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

COME THIRSTY, TOO Genius nominee C. Davida Ingram performed Come Hungry at the Bridge Motel in 2006. We'll talk about it at the Frye on Wednesday. A painter, a photographer, and a performer walk into a bar... and you have the Genius Art Showcase at the Frye on Wednesday. Show More Summary

The Homosexual Agenda Ticket Giveaway: The MILK Man Cometh!

3 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

Hulllooooomosexuals! As I ever-so naughtily teased your sexy butts in this week's The Homosexual Agenda, the sometimes bearded-lady freak phenom from RuPaul's Drag Race Season 6 (and arguably the third hottest guy on that season—after...Show More Summary

Mars Hill Church Still in Turmoil Over Pastor Mark Driscoll

3 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

It's the first week of Pastor Mark Driscoll's six-week "extended leave" and things are still happening at a pretty fast clip over at Mars Hill Church. Yesterday, Warren Throckmorton published a letter from 9 current church elders asking Driscoll to agree to a "restoration plan" before he could resume his role at the church. Show More Summary

And the Artists Shortlisted for the 2014 Betty Bowen Award Are...

3 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

Courtesy of the artist and Bryan Ohno Gallery KLARA GLOSOVA From the 2014 series Life on the Sidelines, watercolor paintings from the perspective of standing on the sidelines of kid soccer games week in and week out. Good art has proved...Show More Summary

The One Admirable Thing About Bigots

3 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

From Neil Steinberg's column in today's Chicago Sun-Times: You know what I admire about bigots? And I’m not referring to the merely prejudiced, mutter-out-of-the-corner-of-their-mouth bigots, but the real wackos, the warped, scary, neo-Nazi,...Show More Summary

"Getting It Right" or "Misses the Point"? Rebecca Brown's Controversial Stance on Angels in America

3 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

CHRIS BENNION Angels in America in Seattle, with Marya Sea Kaminski above, Adam Standley below. Have you read Rebecca Brown's remarkable, arguably heretical essay on Angels in America yet? You really should. The Seattle production continues through September 21—here's information on that. Show More Summary

Ferguson-Related Artwork Gets Pulled from Bumbershoot

3 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

COURTESY OF THE ARTISTS YOU WON'T BE SEEING THIS AT BUMBERSHOOT Each coffee cup was inscribed with the name of a man of color extrajudicially shot by a police officer in the last few years. It was by Nicholas and Jerrod Galanin, working...Show More Summary

As Above, So Below: There's a Real Movie Buried Somewhere Under All This Found Footage

3 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

Yeah, this isn't going to end well. Sometimes it seems as though the default position for filmmakers putting together a horror movie these days is to go with a found footage format. And that's a shame, because found footage films only work when there's a reason for them to be found footage. Show More Summary

Cyclist Killed on 2nd Avenue

3 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

A cyclist was killed in this morning's commute after being struck by a vehicle on the notoriously-dangerous-for-cyclists 2nd Avenue, confirms Seattle Police Department spokesman Sergeant Sean Whitcomb. He says he's working to get more details. Show More Summary

That Better Be a Tossed Salad

3 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

The next time I'm in Tallahassee, Florida, I'm definitely grabbing lunch at the Sweet Pea Cafe. [ Comment on this story ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]

The Morning News: Parks, Uzis, Tweets, Assholes

3 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

A Tale of Two Nine Year Olds: The single mom in South Carolina who let her nine-year-old daughter play in a park alone while she worked at McDonalds—play "alone" in a popular park where 40 other kids were playing—was arrested, charged with felony child endangerment, and McDonalds fired her. Show More Summary

Google's Secret Drone Delivery Program Revealed

3 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

risteski goce / Shutterstock.com The future. It's coming for you. Quick, it's 6:00 a.m., someone help me come up with a lede better than "It's a bird! It's a plane! It's a drone!" Nobody? Okay, well, we're going with that. YesterdayShow More Summary

SL Letter of the Day: The Escape Snatch

3 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

My wife and I have been married for four months. We've never been truly sexually compatible. I don't mean to sound crude or macho, but she is rather petite and I am a girthy. Added to that, she really doesn't have much of a sex drive (once a week, and with great delicacy). Show More Summary

This Red Robin Is No More! It Has Ceased To Be! This Is An Ex-Robin!

4 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

"Just now I rode by the site of the original Red Robin," says Slog tipper DOUG. "Though it's been closed for years, the building remained. Until today. Now it's just toppled wood siding, piled like a plate of bottomless fries." [ Comment on this story ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]

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