Mark D. Fefer

"Down, dog!"

“Down, dog!”

Trying to be a sensitive man in yoga class.

"Down, dog!"

A Hill of Beans?

Starbucks' effort to improve labor practices on Latin American coffee farms seems to have fizzled.

Got me a man named Dr. Feelgood: Gottman.

A lot of love in the lovemaking

Avoiding chaos, relationshipwise.

Got me a man named Dr. Feelgood: Gottman.
A mysterious cavity

A mysterious cavity

SO WHO SPENT big money trying to influence the outcome of our state government races in this past week's election? Well, the usual suspects, of… Continue reading

A mysterious cavity

A traveler’s tribute

Cassandra Wilson hits a high note in homage to Miles Davis.

Adrift in the Diaspora

An intimate and frustrating look at the plight of "third-generation" Jews.

Affirmative Reaction

Whether or not Initiative 200 passes, the legal bell is tolling for race-based preferences. What kind of university will that leave us?

Bezos seeks pesos: He got a $40 million package of "incentives" to locate a plant in Henry County, outside Atlanta; last week, Amazon shut the plant down.

Aging Amazon

The New Economy turns out to be a lot like the old one.

Bezos seeks pesos: He got a $40 million package of "incentives" to locate a plant in Henry County, outside Atlanta; last week, Amazon shut the plant down.
Skerik with Garage a Trois: Just playing your record collection.

All Sounds Incorporated

Skerik helps Seattle jazzor whatever it ismake noise again.

Skerik with Garage a Trois: Just playing your record collection.

America by ‘Train’

With his new trio, guitarist Bill Frisell explores bluegrass, funk, and garage-rock.

A place in the sun: the view from the deck.

Argosy Locks Cruise

Salty yarns and a cash bar.

A place in the sun: the view from the deck.
Drumless and loving it: (from left) Melford with trumpeter Vu and bassist Takeishi.

Around the world in jazz

Find the best in the Earshot Festival with Myra Melford.

Drumless and loving it: (from left) Melford with trumpeter Vu and bassist Takeishi.
Clockwise from top left: Mitchell, Favors, Jarman, and Moye.

Art of the Ensemble

Four avant masters regroup.

Clockwise from top left: Mitchell, Favors, Jarman, and Moye.
Attention Wal-Mart workers: Please do not report injuries.

Attention Wal-Mart workers: Please do not report injuries.

After repeated complaints, the state wants to take over the superstore's workers' comp.

Attention Wal-Mart workers: Please do not report injuries.

Au revoir, “Odalisque”

SAM has been celebrated for returning its Nazi-looted Matisse. But the move may have been more shrewd than saintly.

Au revoir, Odalisque

SAM has been celebrated for returning its Nazi-looted Matisse. But the move may have been more shrewd than saintly.

Banned behind bars

Banned behind bars

A story about prison racists was snuffed by the state.

Banned behind bars
Pseudoscientists? Members of Kepler's first-year class face an academic world hostile to astrology.

Battle of the stars

If religion is, why isn't astrology a legitimate subject for study?

Pseudoscientists? Members of Kepler's first-year class face an academic world hostile to astrology.
Avni prays for peace.

Battleground

Platoon is torn by spiritual schisms.

Avni prays for peace.
TOD: coming to a light-rail stop near you?

Behold the Power of TOD!

Wanna step out of the shower and onto the bus? The county has made it easy for you—but please put on your clothing first.

TOD: coming to a light-rail stop near you?