Print Edition for the week of
Oct. 14 - 20, 2015

Vol. 16, No. 22


The Hidden Costs of Moving Unexpectedly

Local Math Instructor Crunched the Numbers and Found Moving Is More Expensive Than Many Realize

Portland's Newest Organized Tent Camp Fights for Survival

The Mayor's Office Says It's Cool with "Hazelnut Grove." The State's Looking to Crack Down

Hall Monitor

Why Can't the City Figure Out How to Regulate Pot? Because of Alcohol.


Alela Diane and Ryan Francesconi's Collaborative Debut

Cold Moon on the Rise

Kurt Vile's Funky Psychosis

His Zen Confusion Is All in a Daze Work

Salad Boys' Charming Kiwi Rock

New Zealand Band Evokes Heyday of Dunedin Sound

Thou's Own Reward

Hard Work Pays Off for Blackened Sludge Metal Band

Up & Coming

This Week's Music Previews

All-Ages Action!

This Week in All-Ages Music

Movies & TV

Michael Fassbender Makes a Pretty Good Steve Jobs!

This Film Does Not Feature Ashton Kutcher.

Bridge of Spies' Cold War Skullduggery!

Spielberg Teams Up with the Coen Brothers, Nails It

Love and Squalor (and Crimson Peak)

Guillermo del Toro's Latest Is Full of G-G-G-G-Ghosts!

Ritual and Violence in Beasts of No Nation

The Deft Hand—and Brutal Efficiency—of Cory Fukunaga

National Lampoon Documentary Needs More National Lampoon

What Works in Print Doesn't Work on Film

Film Shorts

In Which We Hit It and Quit It

Goosebumps Is Middle-Grade Meta

All of R.L. Stine's Greatest Hits! (And Jack Black)

Food and Drink

Bit House Saloon Ups the Ante

A New Chapter in Portland's Drinking History

Nodoguro Is the Best Sushi in Portland

Ryan Roadhouse's Sushi—Direct from Tokyo to Your Face


The Stuff of MRA Nightmares

All Jane Comedy Fest's Quiet Revolution.


James McManus' Stories of a Catholic Boyhood

The Education of a Poker Player: Cards, Catechism, and Catholic Schoolgirls


It's Our Madonna Issue!

Our Celebration of All Things Madge

Madonna Begins

Before "Material Girl": New York, Veggies, and Jean-Michel Basquiat

Madonna's Sex-Positive Feminism

Her Work Combines the Political and Personal

How Madonna Brought Club Music to the Pop Charts

And Introduced Pop to Its New Business Partner: Sex

The Best Videos of Madonna and Jean-Baptiste Mondino

A Match Made in Video Heaven

Madonna's Misunderstood Erotica

Her 1992 Album Got Lost Amid Controversy

Just Like Madge

An Illustrated Guide to Growing Your Armpit Hair-Just Like Madonna!

Dress You Up: Our Madonna Halloween Costume Guide!

She Knows How to Give Good Face

Coming to Terms with Sex (the Book)

Madonna's Book of Raunchy Photos Blew This 11-Year-Old's Mind

The Madonna-Off

Which Madonna Will Reign Supreme?

Body of Evidence: Boobs, Bondage, and the Pittock Mansion

A Portlander Watches Madonna's 1993 Erotic Thriller for the First Time

Madonna's Monumental First Album

The 1983 Self-Titled Debut Still Holds Up

Madonna's Five Sexiest Songs That Aren't "Like a Virgin"

Did You Know She Used "Finger Lickin' Good" in a Lyric?

The Woeful Cinematic Career of Madonna

Crossing the Rickety Bridge to Hollywood

I, Anonymous

Ask a Pot Lawyer

The OLCC's New Draft Rules


Cannabuzz: The Week in Cannabis

The Day of Expungement Is Upon Us

Everything as Fuck

Pride vs. Reality

Sold Out

FashioNXT in Review

One Day at a Time

The Week in Review

Savage Love & Sex

Savage Love

Down There