Print Edition for the week of
Nov. 13 - 19, 2013

Vol. 14, No. 26
David L. Reamer


To Battle Another Day

Hales' Peace Deal with Police Union Punts on Several Major Reforms

Fresh Eyes

The Botched Morrison Bridge Troubles County Candidates

Odd City Out

Portland's Government Is Unique. Is That a Problem?

High Achiever

The Biggest Lessons from the Cogen Probe

Odd City Out

Portland's Government Is Unique. Is That a Problem?

Hall Monitor

Don't Bite the Poison Pill


Bring Me Destruction

Casey Neill Avoids Americana Tropes

Two Ghosts, One Costume

Dramady: Eight Limbs to Rock You

Glasnost Rock

SSLYBY Returns to the Attic

Up & Coming

This Week's Music Previews

Movies & TV

Capital Crimes

A Touch of Sin in China's Bleak Future

Dead Poets Society

Kill Your Darlings' Jittery Beatnik Breakdown

You Better Move On

Muscle Shoals Botches Its Amazing Story

Film Shorts

In Which We Hit It and Quit It

Visual Art

Art Walkin': First Thursday

Neighborhood Watch Edition


Comedian, Total Champ

Neal Brennan Is Best Known for Chappelle's Show... For Now

Water Men

Profiling Kyle Acheson and Sam De Roest

Theater & Performance

Experimenting with Extinction

PETE Takes on Death and Dodos


Mr. Wizard's Liquor Lab

Hacking the World of Infused Liquors... at Home!

Cooking the Books

A Complete Holiday Table with Portland's Most Beloved Chefs

Wine Hack

Ten Wines Under $15

Hangover Helper

Drink Cheap, Drink Safe

Cocktail Crystal

Hacking the Clear Ice Mystery at Home

Ratafia: Quicker Liqueur Love

Hacking the Holidays

The Mercury Food Issue Offers Sneaky Shortcuts for Your Holiday Dinner Table

Hack Your Leftovers (With History)

Hacking the Mince Pie

...With 21st Century Flair

Holiday Hacks

Time-Saving Ideas, Unconventional Applications, and Downright Cheating at Food

How to Break Down a Turkey (and Cook It Faster!)

The Ultimate Thanksgiving Hack

Bullshit Your Way Through the Holidays

Get Your Growl On

Where to Fill Your Growler with Beer (and Cider and Wine)

I Love Television

I Love Television™


I, Anonymous

Missing Kissing

Sold Out

A Good Month for Wool and Denim

One Day at a Time

The Week in Review

New Column!

Savage Love & Sex

Savage Love

Sluts and Such