Print Edition for the week of
Aug. 13 - 19, 2009

Vol. 10, No. 12
Martha Rich


786 Signatures, Every Day

Mayoral Recall Faces Tough New Signature Goal

Breathing Wheezy

Green Portland's Dirty Secret: Its Air

Hall Monitor

Town Brawls

Think Twice

Signature Gatherers' Criminal Histories Exposed

Hard Times

Downtown Affordable Housing Slips by a Quarter

In Other News


Do You Believe in Magic?

YACHT's Impossible New Age, New Wave Optimism

A Nudge into Unfamiliar Territory

The Exponential Improvisation of Nudge

Basement Royalty

Broadway Calls' Small Town Punk Rock

Try Harder

Instrumental Advice from SubArachnoid Space

Alternative Tentacles

Octopus Project and the Sound of the Internet

The Manor of Art

Up & Coming

Movies & TV

Alien Nation

District 9: The Perfect Vacation Spot for Close Encounters!

Entering The Room

Behind the Mane of Filmmaker Tommy Wiseau

He's a Magic Man

Being The Time Traveler's Wife Sucks

Checking Under the Hood

The Goods Is Kind of A Clunker

Sea World

Ponyo: The Best Version of The Little Mermaid Since Splash!

Bungle in the Jungle

Soul Power Feels Like an Empty Celebration

Godzilla Complex

Big Man Japan: Being a Superhero Is Hard

Tommy Wiseau: The Complete Interview(s)

Our Epic Interviews with the Writer/Director/Star of The Room!

Film Shorts

I'm Staying Home

Blomkamp 101

This Week on Television

Woo-hoo! Mad Men's back!

Food and Drink

The Front Lawn Farm

The Sellwood Garden Club Farms People's Lawns—and Everybody Wins

Diner Rant

The Original's Failed Attempt to Improve an American Classic

Visual Art

Art Hive

Manor of Art Lures Young Creatives to Milepost 5 Like Bees to Honey


Eye of the Storm

Dave Eggers' Zeitoun Reminds Us of Hurricane Katrina

Theater & Performance

The Answer to Violence

Firing Chekov's Gun in The Bullet Round

I, Anonymous

Gypsies and Jokers

Sold Out

One Day at a Time

The Week in Review

Savage Love & Sex

Savage Love

In a Word

I Love Television

I Love Television™

A Salute to Paula Abdul's Testicles