Print Edition for the week of
Dec. 9 - 15, 2015

Vol. 16, No. 30


A Portland University Wants Federal Permission to Ban Transgender Students

And Recent History Suggests It'll Probably Get It

Hall Monitor

Accessible Restrooms, At Last?

In Other News


Wimps Are Part-Time Punks

Seattle Band Works for the Weekend

Debate Club

Alice Cooper: Feed His Frankenstein

Psychic TV Tunes into the Astral Plane

The Evolving Art and Life of Genesis Breyer P-Orridge

Kiasmos: An Icelandic Side Dish

Electronic Duo Combines Chamber Music and Dance

All-Ages Action!

This Week in All-Ages Music

Up & Coming

This Week's Music Previews

Movies & TV

In the Heart of the Sea Is a Whale of a Tale!!!

Or Is It a Wail of a Tale???

Get Mean Is a Very Unlikely Western

Audacious! Ridiculous! A Disastrous Failure on Every Level!

From Genius to Pitchman: Orson Welles at 100

A Look Back at Orson Welles' Startling Evolution

Film Shorts

In Which We Hit It and Quit It

Food and Drink

OMG Multnomah Village Needs Tastebud

New Wood-Fired Restaurant Bolsters a Neighborhood's Weak Food Options

Bartender's Bar Crawl

Prepare for Weird Turns


David Thomson's Tips for How to Watch a Movie

Step One: Have Fun.

Theater & Performance

The Casual Blasphemy of Dario Fo

Denounced by the Vatican, The Controversial Playwright Comes to Shaking the Tree

A Farewell to the 3rd Floor

A Sketch Comedy Tradition's Final Chapter


Experts Critique Portland's Most Famous Public Art

Our Critics Take a Hard Look at Art You See Every Day—from "Portlandia" to "Joan of Arc"

Portland Timbers Win 2015 MLS Cup

And Everything is Right with the World

Ask a Pot Lawyer


Everything as Fuck

Merry Kvetchmas

Sold Out

Holiday Fashion Tips

Savage Love & Sex

Savage Love

Hard Work