Print Edition for the week of
May. 20 - 26, 2015

Vol. 16, No. 1
Tim Pate


Who Represents You?

Portlanders Are Trying—Again—to Get Representation on City Council

Letting Go Is the Hardest Part

The City's Tired of Running Last Thursday. It's Got a Willing Taker.

Hall Monitor

Inside the Black Box

In Other News


Reason to Believe

Corrina Repp Breaks with the Past

Mascara, Blood, Ash, and Come

Father John Misty Strips Bare

Who's the Boss

Speedy Ortiz Empowers Fans

Up & Coming

This Week's Music Previews

All-Ages Action!

This Week in All-Ages Music

Movies & TV

West of Eden

Slow West and the Possibilities of the Western

Technobabble Jumble

The Hollow Hope of Tomorrowland

Old Gold

Iris' Life Lessons in Style

Film Shorts

In Which We Hit It and Quit It

Acceptable Dub

Poltergeist Is a Classic. Here's a Remake!

Food and Drink

Say Chizu

Steve Jones' New Spot Is Like a Sushi Joint, But with Cheese!


Toward a Theory of Hardcore

Michael Stewart Foley on Dead Kennedys' Fresh Fruit for Rotting Vegetables

Theater & Performance

Way Existential

Action/Adventure Shuffles off this Mortal Coil in How to Stop Dying


Dystopian Visions of The Simpsons in Portland Playhouse's Mr. Burns


How to Throw a Global Backyard Party

Borrow a New Tradition for Summertime Feasts and Fires

Our "How to Do Summer" Guide, Part Two!

The Mercury's Summertime Guide to Food and Boozin'!

How to Spike a Watermelon

Because There’s No Drunk Like a Watermelon Drunk

How to Roast a Whole Damn Pig

A Step-by-Step Guide to Cooking Your Backyard Pig

How to Have Super-Cold Beer, Super Fast

Freezing Cold Drinks for Impatient Drunks

How to Cook a Rib

Eat Like a Caveman; Don't Cook Like One

How to Take an Ice Cream Road Trip

Searching Portland for the Forgotten Majesty of the Tastee Freez

How to Day-Drink

The Dos and Do-Not-Dos of Day-Drinking

How to Pair Drinks with Any Summer Activity

Pairing Booze, Beer, or Wine with any Hot Weather Event

How to Find Your Fave Summer Patio

A Drinker's Guide to Portland's Top Patios

I, Anonymous


Cannabuzz: The Week in Cannabis

Fifty Shades of Green

Everything as Fuck

Late Night

Sold Out

Velvet Goldmine

One Day at a Time

The Week in Review

Savage Love & Sex

Savage Love

Car Talk

I Love Television

I Love Television™

Thank Dave