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Muay Thai Saved My Life

I Was Deep Inside an Existential Clusterfuck—Until Thai Boxing Rewired My Brain

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From Slacktivism to Activism

Resistance Events for the Week of July 19-25

Things To Do Film: July 21-27

Hecklevision, Night of the Living Dead, and More!

Things to Do Music: July 19-25

Noteworthy Shows This Week

Things to Do Comedy: July 2017

Funny Things to Do All Month Long

Things to Do Food: July 2017

How to Eat, Drink, and Be Merry for the Month of July

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From Slacktivism to Activism

Resistance Events for the Week of July 26-August 1

Things To Do Film: July 21-27

Hecklevision, Night of the Living Dead, and More!

Things to Do Music: July 19-25

Noteworthy Shows This Week

Things to Do Comedy: July 2017

Funny Things to Do All Month Long

Things to Do Food: July 2017

How to Eat, Drink, and Be Merry for the Month of July

Recommended Events

News »

Multnomah County’s Crowded Jails Mean Early Inmate Releases

The County’s Jail Capacity is at its Lowest in Decades

Oregon’s Mental Hospital is Being Flooded with Criminal Defendants

It’s Incredibly Expensive, and Critics Say It’s Making Things Worse

A National Right-Wing Group Wants to Keep Big Money in County Elections

Surprise! It’s Backed by the Koch Brothers

Hall Monitor: The Secret, Zombie 48-Hour Rule Lives!

Why Didn’t Ted Wheeler Think to Mention that a Despised Practice Had Returned?

Music »

Blossom Is Portland’s Superwoman

Tease Is the Singer’s Sparkling Debut with Hot16

Play Me: Neil Diamond’s Best Albums

Scour the Dollar Bins for These Gems, Which Are Overdue for Critical Reappraisal

Sneaker Wave

The Latest in Portland Hip-Hop

Things to Do Music: July 26-August 1

Noteworthy Shows This Week

Film »

Dunkirk Doesn’t Entertain. It Does Much More.

Christopher Nolan’s World War II Film Is Imperative Viewing

Valerian Is the Fifth Element Follow-Up You've Been Waiting For

Luc Besson’s Latest Is a Surreal Delight

A Ghost Story Is Poetic in the Best Way

It Also Features Rooney Mara Eating an Entire Pie.

Things To Do Film: July 21-27

Hecklevision, Night of the Living Dead, and More!

Cannabis »

It’s a Cannabuzz Reader Mailbag Edition!

In Which Our Pot Expert A’s Your Q’s, Again

Big Banks Are Still Scared of Pot

A New Player Is Offering Bank Accounts to Oregon Canna-Businesses

We Need to Talk About Cannabis and White Privilege

More Than a Year After Philando Castile, the Problem Is Not Going Away

What Are the Risks in Investing in a Pot Startup?

Federal Law May Not Be Your Biggest Hurdle

Food and Drink »

There’s a Lot of Thai to Be Thankful For

Farmhouse Thai, Paadee’s Issan Nights, and Pok Pok NW

Storytelling, Now with Ice Cream

Jared Goodman’s Morgan St. Theater Brings the Two Together

The Brunch Issue

Finding the Perfect Brunch for YOU!

Things to Do Food: July 2017

How to Eat, Drink, and Be Merry for the Month of July

Fashion »

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Spring/Summer 2017 Lookbooks

Portland's Pretty

Inside the Suitcase Laundry Photo Shoot

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Reviewing Michelle Lesniak’s Thornebird, Plus an Alley 33 Event

Visual Art »

Fischli and Weiss Meets Clarissa Explains It All

Please Enjoy Killjoy Collective’s Cheeky Resistance

Human Being’s Art Behind Bars

Gallery 116 Spotlights Work by Incarcerated Artists

Pitch, Please!

Carolyn Main Kickstarts Her Hilarious Movie Pitch Card Game

Comedy »

In Which Portland Finally Gets its Own Sketch Comedy Fest

Prepare Yourself for the First Annual Portland Sketch Comedy Festival!

Scorpiono Rising

Portland’s Very Own Broad City

Andie Main’s Comedy Church

Revolution Comedy is a Force for Good in an Uncertain World

Things to Do Comedy: July 2017

Funny Things to Do All Month Long

Books »

Nicole Georges’ Dog Star

Fetch Is For Anyone Who’s Ever Really Loved A Dog

Into The Dark Dark

The Extraordinary and the Familiar Intertwine in Samantha Hunt’s Debut Story Collection

The Pleasing Minimalism of Kate Berube

How the Author Went from Illustrating Iconic Portland Zines to Taking Over Children’s Literature

Pop Gun War’s Magic Explosion-ism

Farel Dalrymple’s Surrealist Comic Book is Action-Packed as All Hell

Theater »

26 Miles: Get Out of Here, Jack Kerouac

Quiara Alegría Hudes and the Dream of the Female Road Narrative

Dance Magic Dance with The Goblin King

At Trip the Dark, Dance for People Who Don’t Watch Dance

Dancing On My Own

How Political Anxiety Turned Me into a Late-Onset Ballerina

Feature »

Muay Thai Saved My Life

I Was Deep Inside an Existential Clusterfuck—Until Thai Boxing Rewired My Brain

Through the Eyes of a Tourist

How Teaching Tourists About Portland Taught Me a Lot About Portland

The Brunch Issue

Finding the Perfect Brunch for YOU!

Planted

To Catch an International Carnivorous Plant Smuggler, Sometimes You Have to Go Undercover