Print Edition for the week of
Jul. 13 - 19, 2016

Vol. 17, No. 9
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Taking the LEAD

Cops and Prosecutors Are Embracing a Radical Idea: Not Filing Drug Possession Cases

“He’s Got a Gun!”

An Infamous Local Right-Winger Nearly Shoots at Black Lives Matter Protesters

Hall Monitor: Getting Lifted

Portland Might Be Ready to Cut Back Its Heavy Cannabis Regulations

In Other News

Water Lawsuit! Impotent Shelter Outrage!


SassyBlack’s Spacy Subtleties

Seattle Musician Catherine Harris-White’s Solo Debut Explores Nontraditional Romance

Fear of Men Finds Strength in Vulnerability

On Fall Forever, the British Dream-Pop Trio Peels Back Layers

Advance Base’s Daisy-Chained Vignettes

The Chicago Songwriter Paints Curious Portraits of Fictional Lives

Sneaker Wave

The Latest in Portland Hip-Hop

Things to Do Music

Noteworthy Shows This Week

Things to Do Music

Noteworthy Shows This Week

Movies & TV

Dog Food, Broadway, and The Lost World of Industrial Musicals

An Interview with the Self-Described “World’s Expert in Corporate Musical Theater”

Film Shorts

This Week: Muppets, Videofreex, and Aliens and West Side Story on 70mm!

The Simple Pleasures of Hunt for the Wilderpeople

Taika Waititi’s Outback Comedy Is Small and Great

All Hail the Ghostbusters

Sorry, Ghostbros!

The Infiltrator: Cocaine. Mustaches. Bryan Cranston.

Plus a Dash of Gangster Swagger

Going Off the Grid with Captain Fantastic

Dislike Modern Life? So Does Aragorn!

The Wiener-Dog Dies

It’s a Todd Solondz Movie. Of Course the Dog Dies.

Eat That Question: Zappa on Zappa

A Frank Zappa Doc That Even Haters Might Appreciate


Cannabuzz: The Banks Hate the Dank

It’s Still Impossible for Cannabis Businesses to Open Bank Accounts

Ask a Pot Lawyer: California's Pot Initiative

Is That State’s Brand-New Cannabis Initiative Any Good?

Food and Drink

I, Anonymous: Restaurant Edition!

Portland’s Restaurant Insiders Dish on Shitty Customers, Outrageous Cooks, and Their Own Peeves

Lush Life: Oregon Brewers Festival Goes Global

Beers from Around the World Visit Portland

Visual Art

Cat Del Buono’s Art of Witness

In Voices, the Video Artist Documents the Reach of Domestic Violence

Project Art: Biennial Edition

A Look at Muscle Beach, One of the Portland2016 Biennial’s Only Venues Inside a Garage


Kelly Sue DeConnick and Matt Fraction, Milkfed Criminal Masterminds

The Local Comics Creators on Their Latest Joint Ventures


Kicked to the Curb

Queer Dance Nights Blow Pony and Bearracuda Were Kicked Out of Their Longtime Home. Here’s What Happened, and Here’s What’s Next.

The Malt Ball! Your Guide to All the Bands and Brews

Six Portland Bands and Six Oregon Brewers Make This Year’s Malt Ball a Sensation for Your Mouth and Ears

Everything as Fuck

Paris as Fuck

Sold Out

Portland's Pretty

Mister Green Party at Machus

One Day at a Time


Letters to the Editor

“Boy, This Second Amendment Is Working Out Just Great.”

Savage Love & Sex

Savage Love

Straight Up

I, Anonymous Blog

A New Game!

Entitled Neighbors

Trimet, What the Actual Fuck...


Give Credit Where it's Due

Don't Hug Portland

Portland's Yelliest Bridge

Thanks for the New Bumper