Print Edition for the week of
Dec. 25 - 31, 2013

Vol. 14, No. 32
John Hook


Set It and Forget It!

The 2013 Stories That Make Your Life Worse When You Remember Them


2013: The Best Moments in Music, Part Two

More Shows, Songs, and Stories that Made 2013 Great

Up & Coming

This Week's Music Previews

Movies & TV

Masters of the Universe

Money, Sex, Quaaludes, and The Wolf of Wall Street

No Time Like the Present

Mandela Can't Do Itself Justice

A Review in Product Placements

Walter Mitty Is a Commercial, Not a Movie

Film Shorts

In Which We Hit It and Quit It

Food and Drink

Reality Check 2013

Where I Spend My Own Money


Cure for What Ails You

Bikenomics Is Full of Reasons to Ride

Theater & Performance

Prodigal Sons

Portland Comics Come Home for the Holidays


Ring-a-Ding-Ding in the New Year!

The Mercury's Guide to Portland's Best Ball Drops

I, Anonymous

Special Spaces

Sold Out

The Year in (Portland) Style

One Day at a Time

New Column!

Savage Love & Sex

Savage Love

The Clit's the Thing!

I Love Television

I Love Television™

The Year in Random Stuff I Said