Print Edition for the week of
Nov. 20 - 26, 2013

Vol. 14, No. 27
Jesse Tise


The Best Cops Money Can Buy

Cops Find Justification for Security Work at Target: Panhandling Patrols

Echoes of a Crackdown?

More Cops Using Force on Homeless, Mentally Ill

If You Build It

Cyclists Can Save You Money, If You Let Them

Hall Monitor

Winners! Losers! The Budget!


Transcendental Metal-tation

Sons of Huns Explore Other Worlds

Way Out West

Dusu Mali Band's African Heartbeat

Reinventing the Wheel

Wire Doesn't Look Back

Take It or Leave It

An Interview with Albert Hammond Jr.

Up & Coming

This Week's Music Previews

Movies & TV

Art & Controversy

Lesbians! The Male Gaze! French People! Lesbians!

Welcome to the Jungle

Katniss Has Fun 'n' Games!

Children of a Lesser Vaughn

Delivery Man's Schlocky Identity Crisis

Fourteen Magnificent Samurai

Kurosawa vs. Sturges: WHO YA GOT?

Fan Fiction

A Love Letter to Bill Watterson's Calvin and Hobbes

Film Shorts

In Which We Hit It and Quit It

Food and Drink

Message in a Bottle

Portland Wine Is Making Up the Story as It Goes


Quarterly Concerns

Fifteen Years, 45 Issues, and The Best of McSweeney's

Swoll to Perfection

Talking Brews and Babes with @DadBoner's Karl Welzein

Theater & Performance

Back in Grover's Corners

Experimental Our Town Is Still Our Town

Finding the Way

Profiling Holcombe Waller


The Mercury's Holiday Wish List!

Stumped about What to Buy Our Editorial Staff? We're Making It (OH!) So Easy

I, Anonymous

Sold Out

Gretchen Jones for Pendleton

One Day at a Time

The Week in Review

New Column!

Savage Love & Sex

Savage Love

Basics, Bitches

I Love Television

I Love Television™

Doctor WHAT?!?