Print Edition for the week of
Feb. 15 - 21, 2017

Vol. 17, No. 40
Alex DeSpain


Right 2 Dream Too’s Most Prominent Advocate Has Left Camp

But Ibrahim Mubarak is Still Spreading the Gospel of Peer-Run Shelters, and Pushing New Statewide Homeless Protections

A Busy, Bloody Thursday

Portland Saw the Year’s First Two Officer-Involved Shootings Last Week, and a Teenager is Dead

Hall Monitor

Portland Is the Only City that Penalizes Egregious CEO Pay. Donald Trump’s People Might End That

Resistance & Solidarity

From Slacktivism to Activism

Resistance Events for the Week of February 15-21


Arthur Brown's Inspirational Fire Is Still Burning

The God of Hellfire Continues to Deal in Shock and Awe

The Spectral Sounds of Itasca

Kayla Cohen’s New Record Open to Chance Channels the Natural World

Things to Do Music: February 15-21

Noteworthy Shows This Week

Clipping. Extend the Legacy of the Hip-Hop Outsider

Movies & TV

Things To Do Film: February 17-23

This Week: Pedro Almodóvar, Billy Dee Williams, and Eternal Sunshine

A Mysterious and Strange Cure for Wellness

Let’s Go to Dracula Hospital!



You’ll Never Think About Sexy Mermaids the Same Way Again

The Lure: There's Some Tail Sex Stuff.

Dog-Lizards vs. Architecture: Who Will Win??

The Great Wall Is Silly and Fun

Food and Drink

Eat This!

El Phorrito


Black People Being Funny

The NW Black Comedy Festival Launches This Week


Elena Passarello’s Animal Collection

Famous Creatures Populate Animals Strike Curious Poses

Universal Harvester’s Movie Madness

Checking Out John Darnielle’s New Novel


Taking a Journey Here Tonight...With Renaissance Man David Duchovny

He Acts! He Directs! He Writes! He... Sings?

David Duchovny Through the Ages

An Authoritative Timeline of David Duchovny Through the Ages

Last Supper

A Former Duck Quarterback Walks Into A Bar

Joey Harrington’s Pearl Tavern Is Nearly A Touchdown

Lush Life

Women in Wine

Women winemakers are doin’ it for themselves.

I, Anonymous

Ask a Pot Lawyer

Is It Illegal to Be High in Public?

So You Smoked at Home, Then Went Out. Are You Breaking the Law?


Cannabis: Past, Present, and Future

What It Used to Be Like to Buy Weed, What It’s Like Now, and What It (Hopefully) Will Be Like in the Future

Sold Out

Portland’s Pretty

What’s Underneath the Unmentionable Lingerie Show


Letters to the Editor

“Self-Righteousness Stemming From a Position of Privilege Is Not Constructive.”

Savage Love & Sex

Savage Love

Pair of Aces

This Week in Vaginas

Self-care for Ladies!