Print Edition for the week of
Jul. 8 - 14, 2004

Vol. 5, No. 6
Mac G, 15; hamster, 1


Mean and Green

After Hiatus, Direct Action Environmentalism Poised to Return

The Truth Hurts

The Mercury's Department of WW Corrections

On My Soapbox


Passion of the Pedro

David Bazan: The King of Kings

Don't Bitch, Organize

PDX Pop Grows from Listserv to Local Music Festival... by General Consensus

Going Solo

Patterson Hood Puts Heartache to Song

Not So Terrible

The Modest New Mexicans

DJ Listings

Gouge Away

A Cynic's Take on the Braid Reunion

Bio: DJ

CD Review

Up & Coming

Live Music Listings

Movies & TV

Love, Hate, Love

Before Sunset: As Maddening as Love Itself

Thou Shall Not Freebase

Lost Boys' Moral: Stay Off Cocaine

Naomi Watch!

Celebrity Reporter Erik "Hollywood" Henriksen Visits the Set of The Ring 2 in Astoria...and He's Pretty Sure He Caught Naomi Watts "Checking Him Out."

The Anti-Passion

The Religious Experience of Life of Brian

Crack Wars

Just Say No To Scrabble

Your Marriage Bores Us, Too

The Clearing: A Waste of Kidnapping

Axis of Medieval

Arthurian Revision Flirts With Topicality

Mercury Video Picks

This Week on TV

Film Shorts

Food and Drink

TV Dinners, Without the TV

Bistro Goes Lowbrow Gourmet

Eat It!

Some Restaurants That Serve Nutritious and Tasty Food

I Love Television

The Discerning Intern

Employee Picks

Destination Fun

I, Anonymous

One Day at a Time

The Week in Review

Savage Love

My So-Called Job

Interview Listings