Print Edition for the week of
Feb. 7 - 13, 2018

Vol. 18, No. 39
David Emmite


Portland Cops Might Scrap Their New $12 Million Records System

RegJIN Was Supposed to Revolutionize Police Data. Instead, It Just Costs a Lot.

In Other News

Quanice Hayes’ Family Plans to Sue. Landlord Loophole Will Close

Hall Monitor: Wheeler’s War Chest

After a Year in Office, the Mayor Is Already on a Fundraising Spree


Global Based Keeps Portland Moving

The Collective’s High-Energy Parties Are Curated by People of Color, for People of Color

Meet G Perico, One of LA’s Fastest-Rising Rappers

Talking Street Shit, Songwriting, and Dreams

The 16 Best Concerts to See in Portland This Week: February 7-13

From Planet Damn to Astronomar

Movies & TV

TV Review: HBO’s Here and Now Is Set in Portland—For Better or Worse

A Surreal Drama from True Blood and Six Feet Under’s Alan Ball

2017’s Oscar-Nominated Short Films Will Break Your Heart

Who Likes Sad Shorts?

All Hail The Great Satan!

Everything Is Terrible Returns!

The 23 Best Films to Catch in Portland Theaters This Week: February 9-15

Including Harold and Maude, an '80s Music Video Sing-Along, and Bride of Chucky

Food and Drink

Make Your Valentine’s Day Dinner Reservations... Like, NOW!

A Slew of Food-Focused Spots to Take Your Sweetie


Introducing the Anti-Trump Book Club

Fire, Fury, and Why You Should Never Tell the American People What They Shouldn’t Read

Theater & Performance

Getting Lost in Magellanica

Artists Rep’s Six-Hour Behemoth is About More than Climate Change

Roller Coasters, Emotional and Otherwise, in 2.5 Minute Ride

Profile Theatre’s New Season Begins with Lisa Kron’s Reflection on Family and Trauma


The Scorpion

How the Feds Found One of the Web’s Most Prominent Illicit Diet Pill Dealers in Oregon

Last Supper

Roe Is Back, And It’s Still the City’s Undisputed Best Seafood

The Restaurant's New Location is Right Where You Want to Be

Lush Life

Beer Bits! Delicious Sips of Local Brew News

Modern Times Opens, Pelican Hoppinates, Montavilla Bottles, and More

I, Anonymous

This Week’s Featured I, Anonymous!

Chihuahua Chastisement

Ask a Pot Lawyer

Checking in with Canadian Cannabis

Our Neighbors to the North Are Making Weed Legal in July


Dennis Peron, Ameri-canna Hero

The California Advocate Paved the Way for Today’s Legal Weed

New Column!

Congressman Devin Nunes’ UNCLASSIFIED MEMO MAD LIBS!

Hey, Kids! Help the GOP Win the Disinformation Wars!


Letters to the Editor

This Week: Taxing the Rich, Pot Confidentiality, and a Sweet Farewell from a Loyal Reader

I, Anonymous Blog

Your Dog's Point of View


Just Hanging Around


This is Crazy


The Rudeness Must End

Valentines Day Psychos

The Gayest Homophobe!

Modern Gay Dating

Animals Are Not Property

Hot boxing on the Max


Savage Love & Sex

Savage Love

Showing Up

The Party Review

Holiday Hollandaise

From Slacktivism to Activism

The 11 Best Ways to Make a Difference in Portland this Week: February 7-13

Remember Quanice Hayes, Party with Dress for Success of Oregon, and Volunteer with Portland Radio Project

Portland’s Pretty

Miami’s Pretty, Too!

New Band Alert

New Band Alert: Planet Damn

The Portland Trio’s Debut Tape Pays Homage to Wipers and Dead Moon