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Things to do for Sept 26-29

Things to Do Film

This Week: Deepwater Horizon, Some Peculiar Kids, and a Creepy Old Wicker Man

Things to Do Music

Noteworthy Shows for the Week of September 28-October 4.

Things To Do Comedy

Funny Things to Do for the Month of September

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News »

No One’s Policing Lead Dust in Demolition-Happy Portland

That Has Potential Consequences for Every Neighborhood in the City

Through the “Eviction Mill”

As the Housing Crisis Worsens, Landlords Have a Friend in the County Court

Hall Monitor—The True Price of Hales’ Police Deal

City Council Supports Spending $6.8 Million for Cops, but It’ll Cost You More.

Music »

Lubec’s Forced Pause

On Cosmic Debt, the Portland Band Stops to Reflect

Getting Real with Lydia Loveless

The Singer-Songwriter on Love and Letting Go

The Energy and Panache of Jah Wobble

The Bassist-Composer on Keeping Time and Respecting the Melody

Things to Do Music

Noteworthy Shows for the Week of September 28-October 4.

Film »

Deepwater Horizon: Tragedy as Spectacle

The Strange Entertainment of Peter Berg’s Latest

Sandra Bullock Is Not in Queen of Katwe

Reminder: Representation Matters

Best Fake Friends Is... Oh God, It’s So Horrible

Real Friends Are Honest

Things to Do Film

This Week: Deepwater Horizon, Some Peculiar Kids, and a Creepy Old Wicker Man

Food and Drink »

Where to Get the Freshest Fresh Hop Beer

It's Harvestin' Time, So Get Your Hop On

Rue La La

Satisfying Small Plates In Buckman

Pastrami Zombie Will Invade Your Brain

You Will Obsess Over These Smoky Sandwiches

Cannabis »

Read the 2016 Oregon Cannabis Guide!

Your Annual Mini-Magazine About All Things Weed Has Arrived

Cannabuzz: Welcome to Oregon. Please (Don't) Enjoy Our Weed.

The State of Canna Tourism

Clean Your Bong: Straining to Care About Strains

I Love Weed, But I Simply Can’t Give Much of a Shit About Strains

Cannabuzz: Weed News Roundup!

The Cost of Weed, Who’s Buying, and the Future of Delivery Services

Fashion »

Portland’s Pretty

Hot Days, Hot Looks at Century Bar

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Don’t Miss the Knock Out Plus Size Fashion Show!

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September/October Style Events!

Portland’s Pretty

Hot Looks at the Deadbeat Club Show

Comedy »

Adam Conover, Sharp-Dressed Knowledge Genie

The Comedian Proves That Information is Power—And Also Ruinous

Books »

Gazing into The Dark Room

Susan Faludi Applies a Journalistic Lens to Her Father’s Gender Transition

Sady Doyle Dives into the Wreck

Trainwreck Deconstructs Our Obsession with Suffering Women

Here is Dame Darcy, Your Comics Queen

The World is Catching Up with Her—Just in Time for The Meat Cake Bible

The Underground Railroad Is Bigger and Better Than You’ve Heard

Colson Whitehead’s Hyper-Hyped Novel Feels Like a Classic

Theater »

Looking for Tiger Lily Deconstructs Assimilation with PowerPoint

It’s Anthony Hudson’s Hilarious Cabaret About Native American Identity

August Wilson Speaks in How I Learned What I Learned

At Portland Playhouse, A Freewheeling Meditation on Race and Art

The Gun Show Won’t Be a Hit with Everyone

But It Starts a Crucial Conversation About America

It’s Hard to Make it in Hollywood. It’s Harder if You Aren’t Human.

From an Orange is the New Black Writer, Trevor Is a Poignant, Funny Account of a Showbiz Chimp

Feature »

“His Word Against Mine”

Stories of sexual assault from the Portland music community

Kick Out the Jams

In Pursuit of Portland’s Classic Jukeboxes

The Newcomers’ Guide to Portland 2016

The Official Guide for Those New to Portland, Who Don’t Know a Single Goddamn Thing.

Fall Arts & Culture Guide

It’s Peak Art Season in Portland. Here’s Your Game Plan.