Print Edition for the week of
Jul. 1 - 7, 2010

Vol. 11, No. 6
Scrappers & Tim Gunther


The Eight-Lane Option

Portland Pitches the CRC's Road Not Taken

The Day the Music Died

PSU's Radio Station Gets Kicked Off the Air

Walking the Gangway

It's Gang Season. Who's Hunting?

The Worst Cut Is the Deepest

The Politics Behind the State Budget Battle

Bikes vs. Trucks

Freight Eyes $18 Million Usually Spent on Bikes and Pedestrians

Hall Monitor

Complaining About Complaints


Amerykahn as Apple Pie

The Golden Age of Erykah Badu

Endless Scummer

The Melted World of Ty Segall

Pop and Twang

Old 97's Check into The Grand Theatre

Quiet as Expected

Pinback Returns to Their Sleepy Roots

Up & Coming

Movies & TV

Talked Up

Cyrus: Mumblecore's Polite Foray into Legitimacy

The "SQUEEEE!" Effect

Twilight: Eclipse Is Better... But Isn't That Worse?

The White Airbender

Please Stop Making Movies, M. Night Shyamalan


The Wild and Wonderful Whites Are Mostly Wild, Not Very Wonderful

Geek Out

Of Metal Gears and Chupacabras

Film Shorts

In Which We Hit It and Quit It

Visual Art

Indie Rock Poster Boy

Dan Stiles' Functional Design


Q&A: Aimee Bender

On The Particular Sadness of Lemon Cake

Crime-Fighting Retirees

Crime Novelist Bill Cameron Explores Portland's Dark Underbelly in Day One.

Smothered in Hugs

The Critical Clarity of Dennis Cooper

Theater & Performance

Rent Revival

Everybody Has AIDS!


The Kitchen Kama Sutra

The Mercury's Practical Guide to Food and Sex

Kitchen Confessions

Real-Life Restaurant Hookups

Hungry Hungry Humpos

How to Feed Swingers—the Club Sesso Way

The Foodie Sex Code

How Eating Out Predicts Eating Out

Wieners in a Cloud

Food in the Dating World

Eat Me

The Sexual Diet and You

Portland's Seven Sexiest Restaurants

A Hot Place for Every Taste

Play-Plate Special

The Sexiest Plates to Ever Grace Our Pages

I, Anonymous

Sold Out


One Day at a Time

The Week in Review

New Column!

Savage Love & Sex

Savage Love

Who's Your Daddy?

I Love Television

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