Print Edition for the week of
Nov. 5 - 11, 2009

Vol. 10, No. 24


Black and Blue

Gresham's Only African American Cop Alleges Discrimination

Portland's Newest Joint

Cannabis Café Plans to Open in Northeast Portland

Hall Monitor

Economic Development

Testing Craigslist

Undercover with Portland's Housing Discrimination Police

Show Me the Money!

Will the City Pay for 600 New Miles of Bike Lanes?

In Other News


God Is in the Ground

And David Bazan Put Him There

The Funnest Band in the Universe

A BOAT for Each City

Beyond Bleeps and Bloops

The Oregon Symphony Meets Master Chief

Goat Stories

John Darnielle's Good Book

Our Town Could Be Your Life

Up & Coming

Movies & TV

More Than a Feeling

Of Boston, George Clooney, and Staring at Goats

I'm Staying Home

Kill Them! Kill Them Now!

I Shall Not Want

Robert Zemeckis Walks Through the Valley of the Uncanny

Pop Quiz

The Box: Cameron Diaz Is a Terrible Actress, and Richard Kelly Is Nuts

Art Smart

(Untitled) Kills Modern Art (with Kindness)


The Fourth Kind Makes You Want to Believe

You Without You

The Pander Brothers' Selfless Shows What They're Capable Of

Wet Hot American Fall

The Northwest Film & Video Festival Goes A-Scoutin'

Neil Peart Is a Liar

And Adventures of Power Is Terrible

This Week on Television

Film Shorts

Food and Drink

Vodka Harvest

The Essential Elements of Highball Distillery

Visual Art

The Object Narrative

Appendix Fulfills its Mission with Material Affair


Running with Christmas

Augusten Burroughs' Off-Kilter Holiday Cheer

Attack of the Spores

Detectives and Talking Mushrooms in Jeff VanderMeer's Finch

Theater & Performance

Trek in the Dark

Atomic Arts' Deadpan Nosferatu

Singing Songs of the Dead

Canta y No Llores Is the Miracle Theatre's Best Day of the Dead Show Yet

Fucking Weird

The Palpable Strangeness of Brent Weinbach


The Secrets Behind the Secret List

City Finally Reveals "Secret List" of Probable Drug Abusers—But Is the Program Worth Saving?

Savage Love

Taking the Lead

One Day at a Time

Sold Out

What's in Store

I, Anonymous

Drop the Cholula

I Love Television

I Love Television™

Five Things I've Learned from Mad Men