Print Edition for the week of
May. 13 - 19, 2015

Vol. 15, No. 52
Kevin McGee


Hall Monitor

From Honored Guest to Invader

To the Island Go the Spoils

The Port of Portland Wants More Leeway to Dump on West Hayden Island

In Other News


Setting the Agenda

Copy Stays Off-Brand

A Musical Bridge

It's Rhiannon Giddens' Turn

I See a Darkness

Torres Isn't Confessing

Dusk and Dreams

Vaadat Charigim's Israeli Shoegaze

Up & Coming

This Week's Music Previews

Movies & TV

Queer as Doc

QDoc's Diverse Lineup Shines

Glee Squee

It's a High Note for Pitch Perfect 2

Mad Max for President!

The New Mad Max! Not That Old One Who Hates Jews

Can't Be Tamed

Far from the Madding Crowd > Books

Not Your Average Porn

The Best of HUMP! Goes All the Way

Film Shorts

In Which We Hit It and Quit It

Food and Drink

Bang Bang, Womp Womp

Beaumont's New Thai Fusion Option Has Promise

Visual Art

Chaos and Splendor

PICA Celebrates 20 Years of Contemporary Art in Portland


This Is It

On Jessica Hopper's First Collection of Criticism by a Living Female Rock Critic

Theater & Performance

Remote-Access Warfare

CoHo Productions' Grounded: Another Mediocre Take on Drones


How to Do Summer

The Mercury’s Summer Guide, Part One: Outdoor Adventure!

How to Hike... by Bus

You Don't Need a Car to Get to Portland's Trails

How NOT to Go Hiking

A Primer on Avoiding Walking and Nodding at People

How to Hitchhike to Sauvie Island

No Car, No Friends? Here's Another Way to Get to the Water

How to Glamp

Camping for Those Who Despise Camping

How to Avoid the Sun

Or, Picking the Perfect Pair of Sunglasses

How to Pick the Perfect Summer Book

Books to Stick Your Nose in, For Every Reader

How to Listen to Music in the Out of Doors

The Mercury Guide to Summer Music Festivals

How to Disc Golf Like a Pro

Disc Golfing for the Beginner

How to Skinny Dip

The Ultimate Guide to Nude Swimming and Frolicking

How to Pee

A Guide to Successful Summertime Urination

How to Get Someone to Take You to the River

I, Anonymous


Cannabuzz: The Week in Cannabis

D.A.R.E. to Be Stupid

Everything as Fuck

Party in Me

Sold Out

Jesse Kamm and REIFhaus

One Day at a Time

The Week in Review

New Column!

One Hulk's Opinion

"Meet Hulk Daughter... Lisa Hulk"

Savage Love & Sex

Savage Love


I Love Television

I Love Television™

Mad Men: How It All Ends