Slumber Party to Dismantle the Patriarchy
Slumber Party to Dismantle the Patriarchy Jen Mitas

Adventures in Newspapering
Well fuck you too, Edith!

Tough Mudder Portland, August 13 + 14
Lock in your summer adventure, Portland. Join us for world famous obstacles over a 5K or 10K distance.

An insightful piece of local journalism that also contains the phrase "take-backsies."

Is our "Craft Beer Issue" just an embarrassingly lazy excuse for the Mercury's writers to get very drunk? The answer may surprise you! (It won't.)

Things to Do
From dirt-track motorcycle races to a pop-up market of Black-owned businesses, we've got your next two weeks planned out. You're welcome!

Ah, yes, an article about Sinead O'Connor. The Portland Mercury: Always on the bleeding edge of popular culture.

Arts & Performance
What will cause the long-awaited downfall of the patriarchy? SLUMBER PARTIES.

Food & Drink
Portland's new Icelandic restaurant only seems expensive until you compare it to the price of a flight to Reykjavík.

Movies & TV
Star Trek: Picard: As thrilling as Worf's bat'leth competition. As comforting as Riker's beard.

Savage Love
Of horrible threesomes and friends without benefits.

Judging a cannabis competition: Not as fun as it sounds! (Still probably pretty fun, though.)

As ever, there's even more—including art, comics, a crossword, and probably some typos—in the current print edition of the Portland Mercury, available now!

SH/FT: A Celebration of Fashion Design May 19th, 7pm.
Virtual Auction Event & Drag Queen Fashion Show. You won't want to miss this show!