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

Voter Cheat Sheet 2006

Elections for Sale!

Palm Greasing and Glad-Handing on the Campaign Trail

Lofty Proposal

Mississippi Condos Get Neighbors' Nod

Hall Monitor

Christmas in May

Conflicting Interests?

Questions Raised Over BRO Endorsement

The Fight for Housing

City Council Steps Into the Fray

In Other News

Crashing the Campaigns

The Mercury's Guide to Election Night


Up & Coming

Cast Out the Fakers!

Rose Melberg's Mitten-Cozy Sincerity

Live Music and DJ Listings

Once More with Feeling

Planes Mistaken for Stars

Bike into the F-ing Sunset

PDX's Show Me the Pink Rides East

It's Who You Know

Local Music News, Abridged

Movies & TV

This Week on Television

Desperate Man Blues

Daniel Johnston Plays Cards with the Devil

Glub! Glub! Glub!

Poseidon: It's No David Blaine!

Film Shorts

Yeah, Artists are Dorks

Art School Confidential Barely Passes

I'm Staying Home

Kurt Russell is Radical 101

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 & Sex

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

Get Back to Work!