Print Edition for the week of
Feb. 24 - Mar. 1, 2016

Vol. 16, No. 41
Matt Wong


Will a Bill Inspired by the Oregon Occupation Hamper Police Transparency?

Advocates Think So

Hall Monitor

Moving Is the Worst

In Other News


Run Away with Carly Rae Jepsen

A Conversation with the Canadian Pop Star

Eliminating Disconnect with Vince Staples

It's Vince Staples' Portland, We're Just Living In It

Summiting Mt. Portland

A Time Capsule Compilation

Up & Coming

This Week's Music Previews

All-Ages Action!

This Week in All-Ages Music

Movies & TV

The Real Cost of A War

An Intensely Human Study of Conflict and Resolve

Netflix's Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon Sequel Is Goofier Than the Original

That's Not a Bad Thing.

Atlanta Vice: Crooked Cops in Triple 9

A Good Heist Can't Save John Hillcoat's Noir-Tinged Crime Story

It's Impossible Not to Cheer for Eddie the Eagle

Fun Fact! This Film Shares a Cinematic Universe with Cool Runnings!

Film Shorts

Moon, Somewhere, When Night Is Falling, and 12 Monkeys—with 12 LIVE MONKEYS in ATTENDANCE!!!

Gods of Egypt Is So Bad It's Good Bad

This Film Features Gods! Egypt! And Also a Spaceship!

Food and Drink

HunnyMilk's Brunch Is a $20 Delight

Pick Any Drink, a Sweet, and a Savory for a Delicious Flat Price

Celebrate Eating All Week Long!

Have a National Week of [Blank]


Cannabuzz: A Tale of Transdermal THC

Synergy Skin Worx's Pain Patch Redefines "Sticky-Icky"

Ask a Pot Lawyer

Who's Got Your Info?


Sold Out

Betsy & Iya Spring/Summer Lookbook


Letters to the Editor

"The Fluoride Lovers Have Been Replaced by the THC Chemical Lovers."

Everything as Fuck

Good 'n' Bad


Good Morning, News! Bundy Bros., Right 2 Dream Too, and an Update from the GOP Clown Car

Lorde Shows Gaga How To Do a Bowie Medley

You Must Read Rebecca Traister on the Political Influence of Single Women

Savage Love Letter of the Day: Coming To Tears

Fuller House on Netflix: The Reviews are In!

Here's What A City-County Homelessness Office Could Look Like

Trump Secures Coveted White Supremacist Endorsement

Blazers Recap: Ugh

Fade To Light Wrap Up

New Daredevil Trailer (with Elektra!) (And Yakuza!)

LAST CHANCE! Now Hiring a Mercury News Reporter!

Portland's Going To Require Some Home Deconstruction—But No One Can Say Precisely What That Means

HunnyMilk's Brunch: Sweet, Savory, Cheap!

Savage Love Letter of the Day: The Box Under the Bed

New Column! "State Considers Replacing DEQ with DQ"

Today in Portland: Watch Your Heads Out There

Good Morning, News: Sellwood Bridge Death Trap Averted, Noodle Machines Still A Threat

Savage Love Letter of the Day: Meth Practices

Kesha Speaks Out Following Support, Trolls, and $250,000 from Taylor Swift

A Bill to Shield Police Identities is "Probably Not Going Anywhere," After All

Tobi Vail of Bikini Kill Gets Hillary Clinton "Rebel Girl" Video Taken Down for Copyright Infringement

Chris Christie Endorses Donald Trump

I, Anonymous

Savage Love & Sex

Savage Love


Spring Arts 2016

Spring Is Coming

Prepare with the Mercury's Essential Guide to Arts and Culture

A Remarkable Journey Rewrites the Classical Music Canon

Portland Chamber Music's Anya Kalina on the Importance of African American Women Composers

Sallie Tisdale's Antidote to Clickbait

Violation Finds the Art in Artlessness

Walidah Imarisha’s North Star

Angels with Dirty Faces Takes on the Prison Industrial Complex

Vision Quest's Adult Funnies

Did You Know Portland Has a Free Comics Newspaper?

Samantha Wall Makes the Invisible Visible

The Contemporary Northwest Art Award Winner's Larger-Than-Life Drawings Explore Multiracial Identity

The Improbable Ascension of Noel Fielding

The Comedian of Mighty Boosh Renown Crosses the Pond

From Conduit to White Bird, Portland Dance Goes Back on Pointe

After a Year of Challenges, Portland Dance Companies Rally for Spring

The Narrow Door, Left Open

Paul Lisicky's Love Letter to a Friend

New Column!