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Dec. 24 - 30, 2014

Vol. 15, No. 32
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Dieter Van der Ougstraete


The Best of Charlie Hales' Voicemails

Portland's Mayor Apparently Gave You All Plenty to Complain About This Year


Every Woman

Esmé Patterson Rewrites the Songbook

Rays of the Black Sun

Withering of Light Works in the Dark

The Best Records of 2014

Mercury Music Writers Pick Their Faves

Up & Coming

This Week's Music Previews

Movies & TV

For British Eyes Only

Alan Turing's Legacy Lives in The Imitation Game

Gag Order

Of Seth Rogen and the Fate of the Free World

Witches Can Be Good

Get Into the Woods! All the Way! There Ya Go.

Arty & Bullshit

Tim Burton Goes '50s. Christoph Waltz Goes Insane.

An Unbroken Story...

And Angelina Jolie's Sticking to It

Bad Professor

A Loving Homage to a Rightly Forgotten Genre

Film Shorts

In Which We Hit It and Quit It

Food and Drink

Putting My Money Where My Mouth Is

The Restaurants This Critic Returned to on Her Own Time and Dime in 2014

Visual Art

Building a Vocabulary

Words for Allie Hankins' Physical Education


Running Up That Hill

Love and Death on Boyfriend Mountain

Theater & Performance

Deep Cuts

Blood, Guts, and Top 40 in The Maids' Tragedy


How to Avoid the Same Auld Lang Syne

Our Dan Fogelberg-Free Rundown of the Best New Year's Eves in Town!

I, Anonymous


Cannabuzz: The Week in Marijuana

My Stupidest Stoner Moments of 2014

Everything as Fuck

Limp Bizkit

Sold Out

The Best and the Worst

One Day at a Time

The YEAR in Review

Savage Love

Only the Lonely

I Love Television

I Love Television™

The Year in "JUST SHUT UP"