Print Edition for the week of
May. 11 - 17, 2006

Vol. 6, No. 50
Holly Andres


Shock and Awe

Meet the Portland Shockwave, PDX's All-Female Full-Contact Football Team

The Fight for Housing

City Council Steps Into the Fray

Conflicting Interests?

Questions Raised Over BRO Endorsement

Hall Monitor

Christmas in May

Voter Cheat Sheet 2006

Crashing the Campaigns

The Mercury's Guide to Election Night

In Other News

Lofty Proposal

Mississippi Condos Get Neighbors' Nod

Elections for Sale!

Palm Greasing and Glad-Handing on the Campaign Trail


Up & Coming

Once More with Feeling

Planes Mistaken for Stars

Live Music and DJ Listings

It's Who You Know

Local Music News, Abridged

Bike into the F-ing Sunset

PDX's Show Me the Pink Rides East

Cast Out the Fakers!

Rose Melberg's Mitten-Cozy Sincerity

Movies & TV

This Week on Television

Film Shorts

Glub! Glub! Glub!

Poseidon: It's No David Blaine!

I'm Staying Home

Kurt Russell is Radical 101

Yeah, Artists are Dorks

Art School Confidential Barely Passes

Desperate Man Blues

Daniel Johnston Plays Cards with the Devil

Food and Drink

“Beloved and Adorable”

Redwing is Worth the Wait

Food Events

Visual Art

Theater & Performance



I, Anonymous

Sold Out

This Week in Shopping

One Day at a Time


New Column!

Savage Love

Tossing the Salad


Did Sten Actually WIN?

Late Numbers May Have Pushed Erik Sten to an Election Victory. Check the Latest at Blog Town, PDX!

I Love Television

I &hearts TV

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