Print Edition for the week of
Feb. 11 - 17, 2015

Vol. 15, No. 39
George Heaven


Two Sides of the Same Leaf

In an Age of Legal Pot, Medical Marijuana Is Drawing Controversy

"We Must Do Better Than That"

Portland's Camping Ban Is Legal, But No One Really Likes It

Hall Monitor

Let's Keep Out of the JTTF


From the Ground

Alialujah Choir Open the New Revolution Hall

Border Songs

Divers' Ambitious, Anthemic Punk

Bloody Valentine

Scott H. Biram: A Dirty Old One-Man Band

Up & Coming

This Week's Music Previews

All-Ages Action!

This Week in All-Ages Music

Movies & TV

The (Mostly) Bad Seed

When Mommy's Love Isn't Enough


Fifty Shades of Grey: It's No Discount Vibrator!

Gentlemanly Behaviour

Kingsman Is Smashingly Fun

Love and Wrinkles

Dating at the (Advanced) Age of Love

Film Shorts

In Which We Hit It and Quit It

Food and Drink

My Bitter Valentine

IPAs to Melt the Hearts of Even the Most Hop-Averse


Pixie Sticking Points

In The Sculptor, Scott McCloud Has Some Explaining to Do

Through a (Fogged) Lens, Darkly

Weather Patterns of Grief in Kyle Boelte's The Beautiful Unseen

Theater & Performance

A Cure for Process-Based Politics

How to End Poverty in 90 Minutes Is the Anti-City Council Meeting


Mercury Reader Valentines!

Did your Shmoopy Woopy Write one for You?

Let's Do It (with Bri Pruett)

The Sexy Person's Valentine's Gift Guide

I, Anonymous


Cannabuzz: The Week in Marijuana

Keep Your Edibles from Becoming Regrettables

Everything as Fuck


Sold Out

Italian Style

One Day at a Time

The Week in Review

New Column!

You're Wrong About That: Actually, You're RIGHT

Francine returns... with things you are RIGHT about?!?

Savage Love & Sex

Savage Love

The Ethical Sadist

I Love Television

I Love Television™

Slap Shot