Print Edition for the week of
Nov. 11 - 17, 2015

Vol. 16, No. 26
Kelsey Dake


The World’s Most Sustainable High-Rise Construction Material Is… Wood?

A Portland Team Is Pioneering Its Addition to US Skylines

Can Crowd Funding Save a 105-Year-Old Home?

A Portland Renter's Quest to Save Her Home from the Wrecking Ball

Hall Monitor

Slippery Roads Ahead

In Other News


Beach Slang: Too Late to Die Young

The Philly Band Passes the Punk Torch

Tiburones Joins Two Distinct Voices

Y La Bamba's Luz Elena Mendoza and Death Songs' Nick Delffs Connect Creatively

Ride's Rise and Fall... and Rise

The English Band Picks Up Where They Left Off

All-Ages Action!

This Week in All-Ages Music

Up & Coming

This Week's Music Previews

Movies & TV

It Came from Underground: This Year's Northwest Filmmakers' Festival

The Best Films the Pacific Northwest Has to Offer

The 33: Now That's a Man Cave! (Sorry.)

So... Who Wants to Be Trapped Underground for Like... Ever?

You've Been Warned About Dangerous Men

This Is the Fetid Crevasse Where Filmic Storytelling Goes to Die.

Film Shorts

In Which We Hit It and Quit It

A Brilliant Young Mind: A Story of Childhood and Math

The Enthralling Saga of Tiny, Math-Crazed Nerdlings

Spotlight Puts Spotlight on Journalism (and Pedophiles!)

How the Boston Globe Exposed the Catholic Church

Jafar Panahi's Taxi Confessions

A Bitter, Beautiful Portrait of Modern Iran

Love the Coopers: Okay Christmas Movie, GREAT Punctuation Lesson

Christmastime is Here! Happiness and Cheer! Etc.

Food and Drink

Swift and Union Hits North Portland with a Killer Brisket

(It's the Best Thing in Kenton Since Paul Bunyan)

Vermouth for Dummies

Yes, You Can (and Should) Drink It Straight: Here's What to Drink


Jonathan Case's New Deal, Fighting a Raw Deal

A Depression-Era Caper: Not a Contradiction in Terms, Actually

Theater & Performance

At Theatre Vertigo, Drunken Girls and Mortal Dread

The Drunken City Is About a Bachelorette Party. Don't Let That Dissuade You!

Liminal Wants You to Feel Weird (and You Will)

The Art of the Insult in Offending the Audience


How to Live Like a Baller in Portland

(Even if You're Not Rich!)

Ask a Pot Lawyer

How Did Ohio Blow It?

Everything as Fuck

Four and Four

Sold Out

One Day at a Time

New Column!

Returning Column

One Hulk's Opinion: Hulk On the Issues!

Savage Love & Sex

Savage Love

Broadway, Babies

I, Anonymous