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Aug. 1 - 7, 2018

Vol. 19, No. 12
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Miss Sinister as "Orochimaru" from the manga "Naruto" | photo by Jason DeSomer


A New Zoning Change Has Been Delayed—But Housing Advocates May Love It

In Other News

Former Police Chief O’Dea Loses Police Certification; Portland Creates a Rental Properties Database


The 17 Best Concerts to See in Portland This Week: August 1-7

Stephen Malkmus and the Jicks, Pickathon, and Swearin’

Movies & TV

The 22 Best Films to Catch in Portland Theaters This Week: August 3-9

A Marathon of Apes, Polyester in Odorama (!), The Midafternoon of the Hunter, and (Points, Screams) GODZILLA!

Detroiters Is the Funniest Show on TV

Sam Richardson and Tim Robinson Bring Detroit to the Rest of the World


Author Q&A with Portland Literary Detective Paul Collins

His Tenth Book Blood and Ivy Investigates a Scandalous Harvard Murder


In the Arms of the Cuddler

An Excerpt from Courtenay Hameister’s Hilarious and Bittersweet New Book, Okay Fine Whatever

Last Supper

Bright Colors and Brighter Flavors at Casa Zoraya

Zoraya Zambrano Brings Upscale Peruvian Fare to Piedmont-Kenton Neighborhood

I, Anonymous

The I, Anonymous Submission of the Week!

Eye Contact


Should All Drugs Be Legalized?

A Harvard Researcher Found Economic Benefits. Are Those Enough?

Sold Out

August Style Events

The Art Institute of Portland's Last Fashion Event, Fade to Light, and More

One Day at a Time

New Column!

Introducing... SCROOT™!

Portland’s Newest E-Scooter Company for Bros Who Say “Scroo” the “Roolz”!


Letters to the Editor

Immigration Woes, Dive Bars, and Movies Are Great!

I, Anonymous Blog

Don't Feed the Crows

The Friends Trick

Protect & Serve?

RV Dog Attack

I Hate Your Success

Is It Too Much to Ask

Portland Cops

That Weren't No Three-Hour Tour, Dog.


Messaging? or Fact Abuse?

So, You Don't Text?

The Birds and the Bees

Donate Your Cans & Bottles

The Bagel Shops in Portland

A Portland Summer

The PP

A Certain.. Vintage

You are NOT a Taxi

Red Head Bogard Bus Rider

Make Portland Bald

Who Is Worse?

Savage Love


What’s She Mad About Now?

From Slacktivism to Activism

The 11 Best Ways to Make a Difference in Portland this Week: August 1-7

Radical Financial Advice, Volunteer at the Oregon Food Bank, and Remember the Japanese Atomic Bombing Victims

Eat This!

Shawarma Burger Roundup!

Eating Shawarma Cart Burgers with Bill Oakley

Pickathon 2018

A Pickathon 2018 Bucket List

Here Are 20 Things to Do at the Festival's 20th Anniversary

A Who's Who of Pickathon 2018

Here Are 12 Can’t-Miss Artists at This Year’s Festival

Amy Miller On Her Third Year Curating Comedy for Pickathon

Pickathon’s NY/LA Comedy Lineup Adds a Portland Show for the Fans