Print Edition for the week of
Jun. 10 - 16, 2015

Vol. 16, No. 4
Jeff Drew


Pay Up or Get Out

Uncapped Rent Increases Are Displacing Portland's Most Vulnerable

Puff, Puff, Send

What Emails Show About Oregon's Former Pot Czar's Dealings with a Growers' Lobbyist

Hall Monitor

Can't Sit Here. Or Here.

In Other News


Space Jams

Máscaras Catch Lightning in a Bottle

Nurture and Nature

Honey Owens Returns to Valet

A Wizard, a True Star

Todd Rundgren Proves He Still Matters

Cake Off

Sam Prekop's Modular Synths

Up & Coming

This Week's Music Previews

All-Ages Action!

This Week in All-Ages Music

Movies & TV

Attack of the Indigo Children

Hungry Hearts: Keep Chemicals Out of Our Babies!

The Amber Sarcophagus

Dinosaurs, Disease, and Drugs—and the Scientist Behind Jurassic Park

Bigger. Louder. More Teeth.

Of Nostalgic Idiots and Jurassic World

Crime Story

What if The French Connection Were... French?

Film Shorts

In Which We Hit It and Quit It


An Addict of Love in Heaven Knows What

Food and Drink

Basement Boozing

The Best Underground Bars for Subterranean Escapes

Visual Art

Hockney Meets Stravinsky

Portland Opera Joins Forces with Artist David Hockney


Love and Communication

With The Argonauts, Maggie Nelson Goes Toward the Light

The Kids Were Alright

The Who's First Decade, Definitively Told


The Mercury Pride Issue Presents... All Hail the Outsiders!

Our Top 10 Pride Picks

Screw It, Let's Get Messy

Parade of Champions

Why Portland's Trans Pride March Is Right on Time

Open Season

The Mercury's 11th Annual Portland Fashion Series


Spotlighting Older and Younger Members of Portland's LGBTQ Community

It's Hard Out Here for a "B"

The Plight of Bisexuals in 2015

Queers in Comedy

While Lesbians Gain Ground, Where Are the Gay Male Comedians?

Even Churches Can Evolve

How All Christians Can Be More Christ-like About Marriage Equality

Your Pride 2015 Event Guide

The Best of the Rest


Cannabuzz: The Week in Cannabis

Weed the People: Mark Your Calendar!

Everything as Fuck

Et Tu, LaMarcus?

Sold Out

State of Oregon Craft

One Day at a Time

The Week in Review

Savage Love & Sex

Savage Love


I Love Television

I Love Television™

Amnesiacs in SPAAAAACE!