Print Edition for the week of
Sep. 7 - 13, 2016

Vol. 17, No. 17
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Daphne and Hydrangea Strangea Jenny Hannah Roche

News

Portland's Oldest Buildings Just Got Harder to Demolish

But Has the City Been Breaking State Law Since 2002?

In Other News

A seized car and a telltale heart?

Hall Monitor: R2DToo, Rushed

The Essential Homeless Rest Area Is Blocked from Moving. Is There a Quick Fix?

Music

Things to Do Music

Noteworthy Shows For the Week of Sept 7-13

All-Ages Action!

This Week in All-Ages Music

Black Sabbath’s Electric Funeral

The Legendary Band Fades into the Void

Record Review: Loch Lomond, Pens from Spain

The Black Music Festival Celebrates Art That Is Unapologetically Black

This Weekend Celebrates the Inaugural Event

Film

Things To Do Film

This Week: Fantastic Planet, Kung Fu Theater, Tributes to Gene Wilder, and More

Sully Is Better Than It Has Any Right to Be

All Hail Tom Hanks’ Mustachioed American Heroism

Print the Legend: Cinema, and Politics, at the NW Film Center

Politics Through the Ages—From A Face in the Crowd to Starship Troopers.

For the Love of Spock Is a Heartfelt Tribute to Leonard Nimoy

The Search for Spock

Cannabis

Cannabuzz: All Tomorrow’s Weed Parties

Two Government Agencies Are Making Cannabis Events Difficult

Ask a Pot Lawyer: Blue Ribbon Pot

Did the Oregon State Fair Award a Prize for Pot?

Food and Drink

Not Ready for Prime Time

Urdaneta Starts and Finishes Strong, But Is Weak in the Middle

Comedy

Shane Torres’ (Brief) Escape from New York

The Comedian Weighs in on the Future of Portland Stand-Up, Subway Horrors, and Quentin Tarantino Eating Pasta

Meet Portland’s Undisputable Geniuses of Comedy!

And get your tickets now for this hilarious comedy showcase on September 16!

Books

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

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

I, Anonymous

Everything as Fuck

Sold Out

Portland’s Pretty

Hot Looks at the Deadbeat Club Show

Letters

Letters to the Editor

“They Probably Thought I Was High, Which I Was.”

I, Anonymous Blog

All in One Day

Instant Trust

"No" is Just Fine

Move Your Dog, Please!

Should Of

Bull in a China Shop

Never Thought I'd Jump on this Bandwagon

Trump Supporter By Default

Carpool Moms

The Store Ignore

First Day with Your New Bag, Huh?

Hot Guy in Black Jeep @ 7/11

Toll Them!

The Big Car Lot

Savage Love

Milk Money

Lush Life

Back to School with Cocktails

Learning Life Lessons with Libations!