Print Edition for the week of
Aug. 15 - 21, 2018

Vol. 19, No. 14
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News

Tenants’ Advocates and Landlord Groups Prepare for Another Legislative Showdown

Hall Monitor: Bureau Swap

Let’s Speculate About Mayor Wheeler’s Bureau Reassignments!

In Other News

Airbnb Shirks Responsibility; TriMet Has a Fare Evasion Problem

Music

EP Review: Babehoven, Sleep

The Portland Band’s Lo-Fi Debut Shows Sky-High Potential

Record Review: Pushy, Hard Wish

The Portland Band Plays Heavy Rock ’n’ Roll the Right Way

The Cult of Jawbreaker

The Beloved Pop-Punk Band Reunites After 20 Years

The 13 Best Concerts to See in Portland This Week: August 15-21

From Jawbreaker’s Return to Sávila’s Release Show to Tender Loving Empire’s All Together Fest

Movies & TV

The 11 Best Films to Catch in Portland Theaters This Week: Aug 17-23

Including Godzilla, The Final Girls, and (Checks Notes) ...Competitive Jigsaw Puzzle-Solving.

Crazy Rich Asians Review: Romantic Comedy Gold

Light, Breezy (and Inclusive!) Escapism

Disenchantment Review: Matt Groening Takes on George R.R. Martin

... With Promising, If Mixed, Results

The Miseducation of Cameron Post Review: A Tweener Indie, with Potential

Spoiler: “Gay-Conversion Therapy” Doesn’t Work

Books

Julie Whipple’s Crash Course Will Make You Never Want to Fly Again

The 1978 Portland Crash Changed Commercial Flight as We Knew It

Feature

Thank You for Not Breeding

Sure, the Voluntary Extinction Movement Doesn’t Want You to Have Babies—But There’s Much More to the Story

Lush Life

Lay Your Chardonnay Fears to Rest

The Buttery Beast Can Be Fresh, Lean, and Delicious

Last Supper

Dog Days, Happy Hours

The Hottest New Happy Hours for the Hottest Time of Day

I, Anonymous

This Week's Featured I, Anonymous!

Fury Road, Part II

Cannabuzz

A New Report on Oregon Cannabis Gets a Failing Grade

The Report Was Prepared by City, State, and Federal Agencies

Sold Out

Fade to Light Returns with Its Biggest Lineup Yet

A Preview of the Semiannual Fashion Show

Letters

Letters to the Editor

Scooters, Treason, and Coupons for Hometown Buffet!

Savage Love

What’s She Mad About Now?

Sneaker Wave