What can you find in this week's Isthmus? Highlights from the latest issue follow:
- In this week's cover story, Nathan Comp looks into state claims that Supermax has cleaned up its act. Critics say the prison's still "a nightmare."
- Movie critic Kent Williams reviews The Host, and lives to tell the gory details.
- Hip-hop goes to college in First Wave's Spoken Word and Urban Arts Learning Community.
- In food, three great daytrip dining experiences will take you from Scotland to the Big Easy.
- Plus election coverage and tons of music: Ted Leo, Devil Wears Prada, and Keb' Mo'.
- And get a fresh start with the Spring Abode supplement.