Print Edition for the week of
Feb. 3 - 9, 2016

Vol. 16, No. 38
Lily Padula


Right 2 Dream Too Is Poised to Move to Southeast

But Will Business Opposition Kill the Deal Again?

Charlie Hales Has a New Plan to Curb Demolitions

He Wants to Make It More Laborious for Builders to Raze Old Homes

Hall Monitor

Money on the Table

In Other News


Love Letters: Anya Marina's Return to Portland

Paper Plane Is an Incisive Album About Pop's Greatest Subject

Putin and Punk Prayers: Pussy Riot's Continued Resistance

The Russian Feminist Collective Visits Portland

The Rise and Rise of Super Furry Animals

The Welsh Band Redraws Its Rings Around the World

Futurebirds Dial Down Their Dreamy Sound

Athens Psych-Country Band Brings a New Hand into the Mix

All-Ages Action!

This Week in All-Ages Music

Up & Coming

This Week's Music Previews

Movies & TV

Pages of Death: Porn Kills!

How the Oregon Historical Society Found a Long-Lost Anti-Porn Film from 1962

With Hail, Caesar!, The Coen Brothers Goose Hollywood

A Firm, Feature-Length Pinch on Tinseltown’s Swollen, Self-Absorbed Posterior

The Pride (and Prejudice and Zombies) of Jane Austen

It's Not the Shambling Mess You Might Have Expected!

The Choice Is Just Like Every Other Nicholas Sparks Movie, Which Is to Say It's Terrible

A Helpful Guide to the Nicholas Sparks Industrial Complex

Film Shorts

Stop Making Sense, Oscar-Nominated Shorts, and a 35mm print of Jade Claw!

The Lady in the Van Is the Cinematic Equivalent of English Comfort Food

It Also Features Maggie Smith's Arse Biscuits


Cannabuzz: The Week in Cannabis

How to Lobby 101

Ask a Pot Lawyer

Can Federal Law Trump Recreational Pot?

Food and Drink

Oregon's at the Forefront of a Global Cider Revolution

Portland Hosts CiderCon—and Embraces a Growing Cider Culture

Mae Will Leave You Stuffed and Longing for More

The Down-Home Finesse of Chef Maya Lovelace

The Best Dishes to Celebrate Lunar New Year

Eat Your Way to Good Fortune


Sold Out

Style Events for February


Snerfling with Comic Genius Maria Bamford

The Wonderful Weirdo Talks Pugs and TV Shows


Portland Writer Dao Strom Gives the Past a Soundtrack

We Were Meant to Be a Gentle People Goes Above and Beyond Traditional Memoir

Theater & Performance

Great Expectations Meets Expectations, Does Not Exceed Them

The Crazy Lady in the House with No Light Is Great, Though!

Savage Love & Sex

Savage Love

The Wilbur Theatre

One Day at a Time

The Week in Review

Everything as Fuck

You Bet Your Bowl

I, Anonymous


Letters to the Editor

"At What Point Does the Status Quo Sicken the Populace?"