Print Edition for the week of
Oct. 16 - 22, 2013

Vol. 14, No. 22
Emily Martin


Coding for Quakes

Novick's Ready to Fight for Seismically Safer Buildings—Will It Be Enough?

Fingers Crossed

The County Knew the Morrison's Decking Had Problems, Used It Anyway

The Cop Shop Sweats

More Oversight Sought in Code Changes

Hall Monitor

It's Harder Than It Looks


Now You See Your First Mistake

Some Thoughts on Elliott Smith from Afar

Sister Act

Three's a Charm with Haim

Seeing Red

Goblin Comes for America

Up & Coming

This Week's Music Previews

Movies & TV

Nightmare on Main Street

Escape from Tomorrow: Disney's Dream Debased

The Governor's Blowjob

Stallone. Schwarzenegger. Prison. Escape Plan.

Fifth Isn't Great

Hold Out for a Better WikiLeaks Movie

First Comes the Blood

Carrie and the Horror of Female Sexuality

Game of Groans

Zero Charisma and the Dark Side of Geeks

What They're Having

The Cocktail Mythology of Hey Bartender

Film Shorts

In Which We Hit It and Quit It

Food and Drink

The Genuine Article

Dar Salam: Hospitality in the House of Peace

Visual Art


Parsing the Contemporary Northwest Art Awards

Oregon Arts Project

A Wiki-Based Approach to Local Arts Coverage


Square Pegs

Metaphor and Myth in XO Orpheus

Theater & Performance

Hierarchy of Oppression

The Submission Pits a Gay Man Against a Black Woman


Girls' Club

The Lady-Centric All Jane No Dick Comedy Festival Has Nothing to Prove

Do We Really Need Women-Only Festivals?

Portland's Female Comics Share Their Thoughts

Fest Highlights

Savage Love & Sex

Savage Love

Tragedies Come in Threes

New Column!

One Day at a Time

The Week in Review

Sold Out

FashioNXT 2013

I, Anonymous

Deaf and Dumb

I Love Television

I Love Television™

This Week... in History!