Print Edition for the week of
Nov. 17 - 23, 2005

Vol. 6, No. 25 Andrew Bell


Courting the Right

Supreme Court Debates Oregon's Way of Life—and Death

In Other News

Newsy Events

How's Our Driving?

Local Governments Try to Fix Themselves

Funnier Than a Real Republican!

Harmon Leon Gets Into (and Under) the Skin of the Enemy


CD Reviews

M.I.A. Hawks Hondas

What, No Hybrid?

Up & Coming

Live Music/DJ Listings

Hella Noisy

Sacramento's Spazzmongers

Stranger than Fiction

Cage's Explicit (Dis)content

Wandering Spirit

Castanets' Sonic Dispersion

It's Who You Know

Fat Juicy Local Music/Stripper/Steak News

Once More With Feeling


Movies & TV

Film Shorts

This Week on Television

Harry Potter and the Okay Movie

If Only There Was a Magic Spell for Making a Good Script...

I'm Staying Home



"Bored" is Spelled "Bee Season"

Good Actors. Bad Film.

The Dying Gaul: Just Die Already!

It Ain't Great, Babe

Cash Biopic Walks the Line

Wasted Sympathy

More Revenge from the Director of Oldboy

Samurais and Whores

Succinct Reviews for the Discerning Cinephile

Food and Drink

Drinking Events

Trivia Night Tidbits

Where to Eat and Learn

Make Yourself at Home

Balaboosta a Welcome Downtown Addition

Visual Art

Visual Arts Listings

What It All Meant

Thanks, Just Looking

Art:21: Art in the 21st Century

Theater & Performance

Alice in Bed

Theater Listings


Eating... to the Extreme!

A Compendium of Reckless Delights for Portland’s Most Daring Diners

Super Size Us!

The Mercury’s First Inter-Office Mickey D’s Eating Contest

Great Moments in Cannibalism

Extreme Effort

The Asian Market Challenge

Taste of Flesh

Chatting with Mark Nuckols, the creator of Hufu: the Healthy Human Flesh Alternative

Your Guide to Local EXTREME Eats!

Quit Bellyaching!

Remedies for the Extreme Eater Who’s Gone Too Far

Savage Love & Sex

Savage Love

Guys With Pies

New Column!

One Day at a Time

The Week in Review

Employee Picks

I Love Television

I ♥ Television

Go, Go Guttenberg!