Print Edition for the week of
Aug. 23 - 29, 2007

Vol. 8, No. 13 Andy Ducett


Hall Monitor

What Price, Liberty?

In Other News

Know Thy Anti-Gay Neighbor

Grassroots Group Plans to Publish Petition Signers' Names

Amateurs Do It Better

The 2007 Adult Soapbox Derby: Where the Only Professionals You'll

Welcome To PDX, Ira Glass

Anti-Gay Church Hosts Lefty Radio Star

Yuppie Elementary?

Despite Closures, Pearl Could Get a School

"She Called Us the N-Word."

Charged Words at Racial Profiling Committee

Mayor Fires Cop

But Don't Sue the City, Okay?

Sunday! Sunday! Sunday!

The Mercury Infiltrates "Marriage and Morality Sunday" to Check on the Anti-Gay Referendum Campaign. Are Oregon's New Gay Rights Laws Doomed, or Has the Anti-Gay Christian Right Lost Momentum?

Grumpy Grandpa

Potter Bites Back at Commissioners

"Boo Hoo!"

Rent-a-Cop's Crocodile Tears Prompt Complaint


Once More with Feeling

Mickey Avalon

Planet Epoxy

It's Roxy Epoxy's World. The Rest of Us Just Listen to It.

Our Town Could be Your Life

Up & Coming

The People's Junkyard Band

The Builders and the Butchers + Everyone Else

What Comes after Hyphy?

Turf Talk and Mistah F.A.B. Answer That Question b

God of the Guitar

The Axe Man Cometh

Movies & TV

Film Shorts

I'm Staying Home

Remade Remake

Power Up

The King of Kong: The Passion and Pain of Donkey Kong

This Week on Television

Hell Up Close

Ghosts of Cité Soleil: Humanizing the Inhuman

Bean There, Done That

America Deserves Mr. Bean

Mother's Little Helper

Living Uptown with The Nanny Diaries

Feel-Good KO

Into the Ring with Resurrecting the Champ

When Mormons Attack

Succinct Reviews for the Discerning Cinephile

Food and Drink

Pizza Party

Wood Fired 'Za at Bar Dué

Happy Hours

Visual Art

Chris Willis

Estate Sale

Gabriel Liston

Tearfully Remembering Familiar Things


Shorts Are Wrong

by Mike Topp
(Unbearable Books)

The Five Percenters: Islam, Hip Hop, and the Gods of New York

by Michael Muhammad Knight
(Oneworld Publications)

Theater & Performance

Generic Hospital

Brody Theater at the Brody Studio

Employee of the Week

Kara Steffek

Ice Cream Girl
Portland Ice Cream Company

I, Anonymous

Sold Out

No-Sweat Shopping

One Day at a Time

This Week in Review

Savage Love

The ABCs of GGG

I Love Television


Celebrity Donkey Polo Island