Print Edition for the week of
Jul. 6 - 12, 2016

Vol. 17, No. 8
Tara McPherson


The New Chief Speaks

We Asked Mike Marshman About His Policing Philosophy. And How He Lost Part of His Trigger Finger

Hall Monitor: The New Housing Frontier

Portland's About to Consider Some Big Changes to Its Housing Strategy. We'll Need More.


Jay Som’s Victory Moon Rising

San Francisco Musician Melina Duterte Can Shred

Big Thief’s Masterpiece Finds the Right Alchemy

The Brooklyn Band’s Debut Falls Together Seamlessly

Deerhoof Sets Pop on Fire

The Legendary Band’s New Record, The Magic, Embodies Adventure

All-Ages Action!

The Erratic Creations of Turtlenecked’s Swish

Things to Do Music

Noteworthy Shows This Week

Movies & TV

Tickled Offers a Glimpse into Tickling Fetish Videos

And Then Things Get Really Weird

Zero Days and the Future of War

Alex Gibney Takes on America’s Cyber Warfare

Fuck Mike and Dave

More Like Mike and Dave Can Treat Women Better Because It Is 2016

Your Best Bets at OMSI’s Sci-Fi Film Fest

From Alien to Mad Max, and Wall-E to Total Recall

The Music of Strangers: Yo-Yo Ma Does Rock!

And Also Plays That Song He Played on The West Wing

Film Shorts

This week: Lawrence of Arabia in 70mm, the Fashion of The Fifth Element, and Shorts from the Northwest Filmmakers' Festival


Cannabuzz: Is the DEA A-Okay?

Hold Your Horses, Rescheduling Weed Isn’t Happening Just Yet

Ask a Pot Lawyer: Democrats and Weed

Did the Democratic Party Just Endorse Legalization?

Food and Drink

Good Luck Not Eating Everything in Sight at the Addictive Hat Yai

Thai. Fried Chicken. Thai Fried Chicken! (And Curries! And Roti! And Spice!)

Drink This! Townshend’s Pacific Northwest Fernet

Portland Has a Fernet of Its Very Own

Visual Art

Yes, Portland Has a Biennial

And the Portland2016 Biennial Is Oregon’s Biggest Art Show Ever


Amy Miller Is Back

To Record Her First Comedy Album, That Is


Tin House’s Perfect Literary Summer Hangout

The Annual Summer Reading Series Is Back—with Joy Williams, Michelle Tea, and More!


Leagues of Their Own

Bowling Used to Be Huge in Portland. But the Sport, and Its Players, Are Changing

Everything as Fuck

Stoned in Amsterdam

Sold Out

Sold Out: July Style Events

Alley 33, Native Fashion Now, and More

One Day at a Time

New Column!

Summer's Here and It's Time to HUMP!

Make a Five-Minute Dirty Movie and Win Big Cash Money!


Letters to the Editor

"Here's an Idea: Find Your Own Up-and-Coming Shithole."

Savage Love & Sex

Savage Love

Scenes from a Marriage

Lush Life

Bloody Mary vs. Michelada

Portland’s Best Spots to See Red