Print Edition for the week of
Aug. 19 - 25, 2010

Vol. 11, No. 13
Cameron Wittig


A Really Stiff Chaser

No More Malt Liquor Downtown? No More Tallboys, Either.


After Decade of Cuts, TriMet Pitches Tax to Fix Up Bus Service

Paralysis of Analysis

Greener Pastures? Bold Changes in NYC Lure Local Leader

Ponying Up

Voters Weigh Merits of Public Campaign Financing

No "Book-Shelving Monkeys"

Powell's Union Boss Reflects on 10 Years of Book Slinging

Hall Monitor

Pee Is for Progress

In Other News


Just Like Honey

Sea of Bees Arrives, Fully Formed

Something New Under the Sun

The Do-Over Reboots the Backyard Party

Overkiller Queen

How an Inexhaustible Wannabe Became the World's Biggest Pop Star

Preparing for Takeoff

The Dandy Warhols' Guitarist Cleans House

Dark at the End of the Tunnel

The Lights Find Their Happy Place

Up and Coming

Movies & TV

Haggard and Horrible

Valhalla Rising: Blood, Guts, and Vikings

The Great Semen Switcheroo

Hey, Guys? The Switch Is Kind of Fucked Up.

Jerry O'Connell's Penis—in 3D!

It Is Your Solemn Duty to See Piranha 3D

Death from Above

The Wildest Dream: Mount Everest Will Totally Kill You

I'm Staying Home

Genre Cinema: Where Careers Go to Die

Film Shorts

In Which We Hit It and Quit It

Food and Drink

Travels in Tacoville

The Korean Taco Special!

Visual Art

Disjecta Nabs Nagy

Jenene Nagy Signs on as Disjecta's First Guest Curator

Theater & Performance

A Looooong Day's Journey into Night

William Hurt Is Back!

Swing for Your Supper

Pendulum Aerial Arts' High Art


Introducing TBA:10

Cathy Edwards, Washington High School, Mike Daisey, and More

Against War in 360 Degrees

The Wooster Group Installs Themselves at TBA

Controlling the Interface

Mike Daisey on Steve Jobs and Your iPhone's Dirty Little Secret

Beyond Godot

The Gare St. Lazare Players Adapt Beckett's Prose for the Stage

A Chance Encounter

Jérôme Bel, Merce Cunningham, and Cédric Andrieux

Musically Challenged

From Rufus Wainwrigh to Guantanamo Baywatch

On Sight

Parsing TBA's Visual Art Programming

Work, Play

Assessing the Past and Future of The Works

I Love Television

I Love Television™

In Defense of Bush

Destination Fun

Portland Folk Festival

I, Anonymous

Pho No!

One Day at a Time

The Week in Review

New Column!

Savage Love

Getting the Finger

Mercury Music Hour