Print Edition for the week of
Jun. 14 - 20, 2007

Vol. 8, No. 3 Jim Gunther


Whose Streets?

Randy Leonard Fights for Portland's Sidewalks

Negotiation, Shmegotiation

Carpenters Union Strikes over Wages

In Other News...

Hall Monitor

Tale of the Tape


Up & Coming

There Will Be Blood

Goregon Massacre Fest II Rundown

I Know I'm Not Wrong

The Genius of Lindsey Buckingham

Slow it Down, Speed it Up

AiH's Walking Contradiction

Facing New York

Our Town Could Be Your Life

Local Music News

The Basic Needs

Haunted, But Happy to Be Here

Nature and Nurture

Canada Is Not from Canada

Movies & TV

Wink, Wink

Nancy Drew Is "Clued In!" (Get it?)

The Sergio Leone Anthology

Watch, you sucker

Addiction: Bad

PDX Sobers Up with Finding Normal


Fantastic Four Is So Bad it Justifies Making up New Words to Describe its Suckiness

Bang! Bang! Zzzzzzzzzz....

How Boring Can Hong Kong Gangsters Be?

Je Heart Paris

And So Does Everybody Else

Film Shorts

Food and Drink

BBQ and Brews

Texas Style, with a P-Town Twist

Food Events

Visual Art

Elizabeth Huey




by Michael Ondaatje (Knopf)


Featuring Monica Drake, Courtenay Hameister, Erin Ergenbright, and others

Theater & Performance



Nick Swardson



The Official "Keep Portland Queer!" Guide to Pride!

Pride Week Listings

Sasha Scarlett's Top Five

Naming a Community Center

For a Community Without a Single Name

Learning to Live with "Dyke"

Even if I'm Not a Surfer

Suburban Labelmaker

Why Classifications Aren't So Bad

Mercury Guide to Pride (PDF)


A Gender Query

Finding a Clear Definition

Boyfriend, Husband, Partner

Separate and Unequal Terms

Marriage Makes a Word of Difference

Why We Can't Call it Something Else

Pride Up & Coming

What's in a Name?

Quite a Bit, Actually

Hearts and Minds

Regardless of the Name, Here's How We Win

The F-Word

Giving it Back to Ann Coulter

Employee of the Week

Isis Leeor

Counselor and Instructor
Becoming Juicy

I, Anonymous

I Anonymous

Too Much of a Good Thing

Sold Out

The Art Institute's New Graduates

One Day at a Time

The Week in Review

New Column!

Savage Love


I Love Television


Let's Gamble!