Print Edition for the week of
Dec. 10 - 16, 2009

Vol. 10, No. 29
Richard Coleman


The Holy Trinity

Three Vie for Saltzman's Seat


Money, Environmental and Political Worries Halt Big Bridge

Hall Monitor

Houses, or Parks?

Crying over Spilt Milk

Anti-Tax "Dairy Farmer" Campaign Sours

In Other News

Get Out of Our River

Big Business Resists City's Willamette Regulation Plan


Marked in the Valley

J. Tillman's Quiet Truth

Whatever They Are

For Mew, Difficult Is Easy

Father and Child Reunion

The Music and Lineage of Harper Simon

Circles of Surprises

The Shape-Shifting Sounds of Sic Alps

Up & Coming

Movies & TV

More than Just a Game

Patching up Apartheid with Invictus

A Hard-Working Princess

The Princess and the Frog's Unexpected Charms

Reliable Shtick

Fine Dining Meets Poop Jokes in The Slammin' Salmon

Serious Moonlight = Serious Turd

In Which Meg Ryan Tapes Timothy Hutton to a Toilet

R.I.P., Attention Span

La Danse: 159 Minutes. Of Non-Narrative Dance.

Geek Out

Same Shit, Different Day

Film Shorts

This Week on Television

Food and Drink

Foodie Gilt

The Gilt Club's (Kinda) New Chef

Visual Art

Velveteria: Closing!

Portland Just Got a Little Less Weird


Who Is Bob Saget?

Bob Saget Gets Pigeonholed


Remembering the Brontosaurus

Stumptown Underground's Terrible Lizards

Theater & Performance

Christmas Sneer

A Grumpy Elf Takes the Stage in The Santaland Diaries

Bingo with the Indians

Character-Driven Drama that Doesn't Crap Out


The Mercury Online Charity Auction Benefits Outside In

And Here's Why

The Name of the Law

Eight Hours in the Life of a Portland Police Officer

I Love Television

I Love Television™

Why Your Secret Santa Blows

I, Anonymous

Tears of a Turkey

Sold Out

Crafty Wonderland

One Day at a Time

The Week in Review

Savage Love

Best Foot Forward