Print Edition for the week of
Jul. 19 - 25, 2017

Vol. 18, No. 10
So Youn Lee


Oregon’s Mental Hospital is Being Flooded with Criminal Defendants

It’s Incredibly Expensive, and Critics Say It’s Making Things Worse

A National Right-Wing Group Wants to Keep Big Money in County Elections

Surprise! It’s Backed by the Koch Brothers

Hall Monitor: The Secret, Zombie 48-Hour Rule Lives!

Why Didn’t Ted Wheeler Think to Mention that a Despised Practice Had Returned?


Record Review

Nick Delffs, Redesign

Offa Rex Breaks Tradition

Olivia Chaney and the Decemberists' Debut LP Is a Love Letter to British Folk

Supaman Cultivates Indigenous Joy Through Hip-Hop

The Native American Rapper Reflects on Cultural Preservation

Things to Do Music: July 19-25

Noteworthy Shows This Week

Resistance & Solidarity

From Slacktivism to Activism

Resistance Events for the Week of July 19-25

Movies & TV

Things To Do Film: July 21-27

Hecklevision, Night of the Living Dead, and More!

Dunkirk Doesn’t Entertain. It Does Much More.

Christopher Nolan’s World War II Film Is Imperative Viewing

A Ghost Story Is Poetic in the Best Way

It Also Features Rooney Mara Eating an Entire Pie.

Valerian Is the Fifth Element Follow-Up You've Been Waiting For

Luc Besson’s Latest Is a Surreal Delight

Food and Drink

Storytelling, Now with Ice Cream

Jared Goodman’s Morgan St. Theater Brings the Two Together

Visual Art

Fischli and Weiss Meets Clarissa Explains It All

Please Enjoy Killjoy Collective’s Cheeky Resistance


Into The Dark Dark

The Extraordinary and the Familiar Intertwine in Samantha Hunt’s Debut Story Collection

Nicole Georges’ Dog Star

Fetch Is For Anyone Who’s Ever Really Loved A Dog


Through the Eyes of a Tourist

How Teaching Tourists About Portland Taught Me a Lot About Portland

Last Supper

There’s a Lot of Thai to Be Thankful For

Farmhouse Thai, Paadee’s Issan Nights, and Pok Pok NW

I, Anonymous

This Week’s Featured I, Anonymous!

The Number of Fucks

Ask a Pot Lawyer

What Are the Risks in Investing in a Pot Startup?

Federal Law May Not Be Your Biggest Hurdle


We Need to Talk About Cannabis and White Privilege

More Than a Year After Philando Castile, the Problem Is Not Going Away

Sold Out

Spring/Summer 2017 Lookbooks

New Column!

Frank Cassano’s Imbecile Parade

How Do You Beat the Heat?


Letters to the Editor

“Does Ann Romano Ever Make Any Public Appearances?”

I, Anonymous Blog

Savage Love

Come Again

What’s She Mad About Now?

Greetings from the Future