Print Edition for the week of
Nov. 18 - 24, 2015

Vol. 16, No. 27


Hall Monitor

Kitzhaber in Camp

In Other News


Yo La Tengo's Still Got It!

Even After 30 Years, They Capture the Magic

Midday Veil Examines the Cosmos

Outer-Limits Future Psych from Seattle

All-Ages Action!

This Week in All-Ages Music

Still Living with Everclear's Ghost

Portland's Biggest Band of the '90s Sparkled Before the Fade

Up & Coming

This Week's Music Previews

Movies & TV

Trumbo's Communist Blues

Writing Is Boring. So Trumbo Zazzes It Up!

Is Mockingjay Mocking Us?

With the Hunger Games, the Odds Are Never in Our Favor

Waste Your Intellect By the Sea

Lifestyles of the Rich and Miserable

The Night Before's Three Wise Men

Wait, That Should Read "Three Dumbasses"

Film Shorts

In Which We Hit It and Quit It

Brooklyn Is Unapologetically Sentimental, in the Best Way

At Last! Saoirse Ronan Isn't Wasted!

I Am Thor Tells Most of the Story

A Jon Mikl Thor Documentary That's Too Reverent for Its Own Good

Secret in Their Eyes Is a Little Too Chill about Terrorism

Well, This Is Bad Timing.

Food and Drink

Little Bird Chef Leaves the Nest for Taylor Railworks

Chef Erik Van Kley Flies Solo into Uncharted Flavor Territory

Beer Transplants

Out of State Brewers Invade Oregon


Patti Smith Loves Coffee, and I Love Patti Smith

In M Train, Patti Smith Does Whatever She Wants. It's a Beautiful Thing to Witness.

Gary Gygax's Empire of Imagination

The History of Dungeons & Dragons—as Seen Through the Eyes of Gary Gygax (And Possibly a Beholder)

Sardonic Women, Clueless Nice Guys™

And Other People Like You

Theater & Performance

Adapting Virginia Woolf's 500-Year-Old Dandy

Profile Theatre's Sarah Ruhl Season Concludes with Epic Orlando


Cutting Homelessness in Half

Portland's Got a New Plan to Slash Its Homelessness Crisis—But Is That Even Possible?

Ask a Pot Lawyer

Our Weed-Smoking Neighbors


Bad Dispensaries Do Exist

Everything as Fuck

Sold Out

Content at the Ace, in Recap

New Column!

Calling All Artistic Types!

Enter the "Design a Christian Starbucks Cup" Coloring Contest!

Savage Love & Sex

Savage Love

Cold Cucked

I, Anonymous