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Letters to the Editor

“Maybe We Should Murder You for the Good of Society.”

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“I Love Your Searing of the Thief in Chief.”

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“Don’t Get Fooled, Work Tirelessly, and Maybe You’ll Pull Off What My Generation Couldn’t.”

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“Fuck Off, Jeff Sessions. You’re Going to Die Soon.”

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This Week: Portlanders’ Advice on How to Get High. And How to Get Drunk.

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A Fight Over I-5 Congestion Pricing! Plus: How to Get Rid of Your Stupid Fireworks!

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This Week: Comedy Bribes... and Trouble in Tacotown!

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“I Think the Pig, Johnny, Is Cheating!”

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“There Is No Proof That the World Is Round, Just NASA CGI Cartoons and Fakery.”

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Is the Mercury’s Portland’s Cutest Pet Contest RIGGED?

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“I’m Confused About How You Square Your Concern About Climate Change with Your Advocacy for Burger Week.”

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“Neil Diamond Has More Cool in His Yellowing Old Man Toenails Than You Have in Your Whole Body”

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“This Place Is Our Home. We Came Here to Get Away from You.”

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“Does Ann Romano Ever Make Any Public Appearances?”

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"The Blood Orgiers Fart Like Crazy the Day After Drinking a Lot of Pig Blood."

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Another Week, Another Insight from Someone Calling Themselves “bongrip69.”

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“I Am Also an Actor with Over 30 Years in the Theater.”

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“At Age 57, I’ve Dug into Dragon-Boating.”

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“Thank You For Bringing Such a Powerful Image Front and Center.”

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“We Cannot Let This Fear Prevent Us From Stepping In and Speaking Up Where We See Hate.”

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“Dying Is a Lot More Than Getting Rid of a Body.”

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“MOVE IT BACK! MOVE IT BACK! MOVE IT BACK!!”

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“What the Hell Kind of Paper Do You Use to Print the Merc?”

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“Where’s Kendall Jenner When We Need Her?”

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A Requiem for the Portland Goats

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“I Should Say Upfront That I Enjoy Ecstatic Dancing and Treat It As a Spiritual Practice.”

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“Just Because Music Is Depressing, Whiny, and a Little Weird Doesn’t Make It Next-Level ‘Art.’”

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“How Can They Expect Me to Pump My Own Kombucha If I Can’t Even Pump My Own Gas?”

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“VAGINA! It’s Okay to Say.”

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“It’d Be Nice If Your Paper Ventured Outside the ‘Typical Portland’ Areas”

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“As an ‘Alternative Weekly,’ Your Paper Has Been a Sincere Disappointment"

A Note to Our Readers On A Day Without a Woman

Or, Why There Are No Men in This Issue

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“Thank You, Trump, for Giving Us the Face of Pure Evil. Now Prepare to Burn in Hell.”

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“Many Voters Thought Ted Wheeler Was a Progressive. They Were Suckered.”

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“Self-Righteousness Stemming From a Position of Privilege Is Not Constructive.”

You’ll Never Think About Sexy Mermaids the Same Way Again

The Lure: There's Some Tail Sex Stuff.

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“Enough Is Enough, Merc.”

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“‘FUCK YOU!’ Is My First Response.”

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“If You Supported Trump, You Voted Against the United States, You Stupid Fuck.”

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“This Guy Is Obviously Petty, Unhinged, and Off His Rocker.”

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RIP, Club 21.

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“This Is Why I Avoid So Many Restaurants in This Town.”

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The “Best” of Readers’ Letters and Comments from 2016.

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“If It Isn’t Twee, It Isn’t Worth Funding.”

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“Make Better Choices, Because Your Choices Matter.”

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The Breeders Strike Back

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“The Housing Crisis Is Over!”

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“Until People Realize They Have More Than Two Choices, This Idiocy Will Continue”

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“I Am Fired Up and Ready to Fuck Some Shit Up for the Midterms and 2020.”

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“Whites Pushing out Other Whites—What Has the World Come To?”
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