Print Edition for the week of
Jun. 4 - 10, 2009

Vol. 10, No. 2
Ray Gordon


Not Dead Yet

Conservatives Rally in Salem

Designing for Dollars

Is a Swoopy Bridge Worth an Extra $28 Million?

Power Ball

City Hall Looks to Lents Neighbors for Lead on Stadium

Hall Monitor

Raising the Stakes


Brighten the Corners

Sad Songs Say So Much

The (Adorable) Attack of the Swedes

Jens Lekman Talks Touring, Socks, and Why He Loves Portland

Kitten's Got Claws

The Animal Kingdom of Neko Case

This is Mayhem

Black Metal, White Lies

Up & Coming

Movies & TV

Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas

The Hangover: Men Behaving Badly

Land of the Laffs (Sorry!)

Land of the Lost Hilarious; Inspires Bad Puns

Raging Against the Machine

Outrage vs. the Big Gay Machine

I'm Going Out

Truffaut Gone Wild!

Film Shorts

This Week on Television

Food and Drink

Travels in Tacoville

The Search for the Perfect Taco: Part Two

Visual Art

Zoobomb Goes Gold

Zoobomb's New Monument Is an Improbable Success

Natalie Phillips Goes it Alone

Illustrator Natalie Phillips Opens a Solo Show at Breeze Block


Dark Aspects

Get All Moody with Portland Noir

America's Favorite Elf

A Conversation with David Sedaris

Theater & Performance

Mommy Dearest

Grey Gardens Comes to Life


Unity. Unity? Unity!

Portland's Non-Profit for Queer Men of Color Struggles to Find its Footing


The Mercury's Annual Queer Issue and Guide to Pride!

Roll on, 2012! Er... 2016! 2020?

Will Divisions Hinder Oregon's Race to Marriage Equality?


They Are Fa-mi-ly!

Bears Don't Woof

Lock Up Your Razors for BearTown 2009!

Fight or Forgive?

Gays Line Up For Adams... and Against Him

Queer Media Explosion!

Pride Is So Gay!

Beyond the Waterfront

Sheena Was a Man

Name that Portland Drag Star!!

The Mercury's Queer Guide Calendar 2009

On the Ropes

Megaboy the Mexican Wrestler

I, Anonymous

Curbin' Farming

Sold Out

Swinging for the Fences

One Day at a Time

New Column!

Savage Love & Sex

Savage Love

Opposite Marriages

I Love Television

I Love Television™

Thigh Tingles