Print Edition for the week of
Feb. 1 - 7, 2017

Vol. 17, No. 38
Kelsey Wroten


Trumped Towers

One More Thing the New President’s Throwing into Chaos: Portland’s Affordable Housing Market

Four Years of This Shit

Protests, Punches, and Arrests in Trump’s First Days

Hall Monitor: Cleaning the Baton

City Hall’s Chaotic. Can Portland’s Newest Leaders Change That?


All-Ages Action!

Sabertooth Micro Fest Edition

Record Review: Moon Duo, Occult Architecture Vol. 1

Two Moons, Alone Together

The Portland Trio Merges Alienation with Connection

Ro James Is Ready for Liftoff

He's (Finally) Taking His Edgy R&B on Tour

Lola Kirke’s New EP Contains Zero Oboe Solos

The Actor/Musician’s Debut Kicks Around the Dusty Realms of Gram Parsons Country

Things to Do Music: February 1-7

Noteworthy Shows This Week

Movies & TV

The Dark Universe of The Expanse

A Much-Needed Guide for Surviving the Future

Things to Do Film: February 3-9

This Week: Say Anything, Kurosawa's Throne of Blood, and the slow-motion delights of Ghost in the Shell

Beware the Slenderman—and a Lot of Other Things

HBO’s Documentary Carries on a True Crime Tradition: Leaving Out the Victim

The Young Pope Is Ridiculous and Great

Paolo Sorrentino Examines Unchecked Power. And a Kangaroo.

Rings: That Creepy Dead Girl Just KEEPS COMING BACK

A Reboot with Duplication Errors

The Space Trash of The Space Between Us

In Which Gary Oldman Watches Teens Make Out


It’s Happening Again, with 33 1/3’s Twin Peaks

If You Like Angelo Badalamenti’s Iconic Score, You’ll Like a Book About It!

Sarah Manguso’s Book of Dread

300 Arguments You’ll Either Love or Hate

Theater & Performance

If You’ve Ever Worked Retail, Third Rail Has Your Number

The Flick Captures a Shifting Film Industry from Small-Town New England


Is Your Band Sexist, or Are Womxn Just Annoying?

¯\_(ツ)_/¯ Let’s Find Out!

Last Supper

More Illumination, Please

Lantern Is Good, But Not Quite Ready to Lead the Way

Lush Life

I, Anonymous

Ask a Pot Lawyer

No, You Still Can’t Smoke Weed in Public

But Things Might Change Under Senate Bill 307


Impressive (and Insane) Vaporizing Methods from History

So You Think You Can Hot-Box? Check These Techniques Out

Sold Out

Portland’s Pretty

It Was a Good Year for Pretty

New Column!


Letters to the Editor

“‘FUCK YOU!’ Is My First Response.”

I, Anonymous Blog

Savage Love