Print Edition for the week of
Sep. 22 - 28, 2011

Vol. 12, No. 18
Heather Landis

News

Uncomfortably High

Fee for Medical Pot Cards Could Double

Whistle Wasted

Portland's Protections for Whistleblowing Workers Miss the Mark

Hey, Landlord, That's Illegal!

What Does "Housing Discrimination" Look Like? This.

Hall Monitor

A Big Week for Adams' Legacy

In Other News

Music

Ram Jam

With Dracula, Nurses Create Their Low-End Masterpiece

Whiskey and Wedding Rings

Hey Lover's Bubblegum Bomp

Like a Hurricane

The Ways and Whims of Radiation City

Hard Luck Days

Old Growth's Songs of Survival

Up & Coming

Highlights in music the week of September 22-28

Movies & TV

The Odd Couple

The Best/Worst Roommates Ever in Shut Up, Little Man!

Do More with Less

Math, Baseball, and Moneyball

#Evolution

Connected: How the Internet Will Save the World

Real Life Is Boring

Killer Elite: Starring Jason Statham AND Clive Owen's Mustache!

Rearviewmirror

Cameron Croweā€™s in Looooooove with Pearl Jam

Ab-Licious!

In Which I, Wm. Steven Humphrey, Review the Trailer for Taylor Lautner's Abduction

Film Shorts

In Which We Hit It and Quit It

Geek Out

Your 2011 Retro Gaming Itinerary

Food and Drink

The Bars of Summer, Part Two

A Roundup of Portland's Newest Gin Joints

Books

Enslavement and Liberation

Six Years in the Making, Craig Thompson's Habibi Is One of the Best Books of the Year

Q&A: Calvin Trillin

On Writing, Fish Balls, and Ordering off the Menu

The Uprise Books Project

Putting Banned Books in the Hands of Underprivileged Teens

Theater & Performance

24

Making It Through All 24 Hours of Mike Daisey's All the Hours in the Day

Enlightened American Pie

Dan Hoyle's One-Man Show Sets out to Find The Real Americans

Feature

Brutal Bridesmaids

The Rose City Rollers Host the 2011 Playoffs, with Hopes of Advancing to Champs

I, Anonymous

Blogtown

Portland vs. San Jose — High-Pitched Live Blog Action

Blu-ray Review: Bridesmaids

Portland's New Housing Director: Central City Concern's Traci Manning

Solve This Bike Mystery, Receive $500

It's Happening Tonight!

TV Review: Terra-ble Nova

Project Runway Wrap Up!

Frank Cassano's "Blogtown in Review"

Zusman's "Ambivalent" Review

R.I.P. (In Nacho Cheese Doritos)

Oregon Manifest: In Which I Met a Horse, Went on a Bike Ride, Became Delirious, Didn't Die, Then Had a Beer

Sweet, a Slot Phenomenon

PSU Psych Professor Tackles Documentary on Oregon State Hospital

Want to Know How Our New-Look Drug-Free Zones Been Working? Wait a Few Months

NBA Postpones Training Camp and Cancels Preseason Games

Danava - "Shoot Straight With A Crooked Gun"

Last Chance to Apply for the Crafty Wonderland Super Colossal Holiday Sale

Woodsman Update

Starbucks Selling Santorum T-Shirts

AAAAAUUUAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAGGGHAAAAAHHHā€”

He Had It Coming All Along

HUMP!: Glazed Donuts and Yellow Bananas

It's Happening Tonight!

The Longest (And Funniest) Argument Ever

Good Beers Don't Come in Pink Bottles

Tonight: The Fox/Google Debate, in Which Real Americans Ask the Questions

Arvydas Sabonis Suffers Heart Attack

Doug Fir Turns Seven

Trailer: The Rum Diary

Plumbing the Cracks of the Unknown

Bieber Beat: The Main Difference Between Justin Bieber and Sly Stone

Content Countdown

Teen Sex Survey: Not as Fun as it Sounds

Video Break: Beautiful Juggalo Documentary

Elizabeth Warren for President (In 2016)

Poll: 3D ā€” A New Dimension Of "Who Cares?"

The I, Anonymous Blog Quote o' the Day

Next Generation in HD to Allow Nerds to See Jean-Luc Picard's Camel Toe In Jaw-Dropping Detail

Marcus Camby Arrested for Suspicion of Marijuana Possession

Fashion Week Blind Items

Bridgetown Brawl: Day Two

This Week on MOD

The I, Anonymous Blog Quote o' the Day!

Buns of Steel and Lungs of Coal

Good Morning, News!

Body Building: Fashion Meets Architecture at the Architecture & Design Festival

American Horror Story Opening Credits (Or, Worst Real Estate Agent Ever!)

This Week's Mercury Music Section

No One Would Object to Public Nudity...

Well, That's Comforting

It's Happening Tonight

It's Happening Tonight!

Good Morning News!

LNG Export Could Move to Oregon

TriMet No Longer #1

Pug Bandit Hits PDX

My Own Private River Premiere

... And Now There's Also Naked Ladies!

The Tea Party Is Right About This

Report: Newspaper Not Dead Yet, Journalists Lie

SL Letter of the Day: The Big Ask

Roller Derby Bonanaza at Bridgetown Brawl

Anna Cohen and Imperial Yarn's Ready-to-Wear is More Like Ready-to-Knit

Good Morning News!

Mowing Down the Grass-Roots Mystique of So-Called "Third Party" Americans Elect

Abduction: The Only Movie Worth Seeing, Ever

Let the Newt Gingrich Reunion Tour Officially Begin

A Walking Dead Talk Show? Ummm.... Okaaaaay.

Give a Shit Happy Hour This Week!

Portland Cop Who Turned Off Lights and Ducked into RV Park Before DUII Arrest Finally Charged

Ground Kontrol/Portland Retro Gaming Expo Cross Promotional Extravaganza!

"We're Glad You're Dead!"

Good Morning, News!

Some Details About That Mass Effect Movie That's Never Going to Happen

Good Morning, News!

Who's Being Cited for Blocking City Sidewalks?

Live Review: Bon Iver at Edgefield, Sat Sept 24

Sad News of Day: Woman Drives into the Willamette

OPAL Rallies For Fair Transfer at TriMet Meeting

It's on TV Tonight!

The Shins Cover Pink Floyd on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon

Bridgetown Brawl: Day One

Picket Line Release Party At The Woods

Bike on the Sidewalk, Crash into a Cop Car

BREAKING: Mango the Dog is Such a Total Asshole

Good Morning, News!

BREAKING: Powell's Union Says Worker May Have Embezzled $50,000 in Union Cash

Andy Rooney is Kind of Semi-Retiring (FINALLY!!)

Dammit, GOP! Stop with the Conga Lines Already!!

Let Us Pause Now to Consider the Shit Storm...

Michele Bachmann's Path to Victory

An Evening of Portland Music Videos

Unknown Mortal Orchestra “Fffunny Friends" (Video)

The I, Anonymous Blog Quote o' the Day!

Bikes with Dog Sidecars, Stereo Systems, and Cell Phone Chargers Debut at Oregon Manifest

Oh, Thank Heaven?

It's Happening Tonight!

SL Letter of the Day: Over and Out

Frank Cassano's "Blogtown in Review"

Always Sunny in Philadelphia Gag Reel—Or, a Jar of Dicks

Portland's Cocktail Cart Could Become Permanent Fixture

Bridgetown Brawl: Day Three: VICTORY

Woodsman Market

Help Find Missing Portlander Mark Bosworth

Here's an Extraordinarily Frustrating Ad for the Second Season of Game of Thrones

The Opinionator: The Biggest Night of TV, Like, Ever

Eileen Brady: She's the Grass Rootsiest!

Sadly, This Prank Did NOT Happen at Today's Portland City Council Meeting

SL Letters of the Day: Incestuous

Oregonians Fulfill Climate Changin' Sterotypes

"Boo"gate: Santorum Tries to Clean Up His Mess

The I, Anonymous Blog Quote o' the Week!

PSA: The Tony Peniche Naked Flashmob/Photoshoot Set to Be Over 100 Strong

So... Who's Seen Kevin Smith's Red State?

Good Morning News!

Revealed: The Other Big Reason the Police Union Doesn't Like Our New 911 System

Heckler Calls Obama the Anti-Christ

Cocktail of Death!

Cinderella Really Wants You to Eat Another Chili Dog

SL Letter of the Day: Gay Space

Herman Cain's Super-Big Weekend

Sold Out

One Day at a Time

The Week in Review

New Column!

I, Anonymous Blog

Excuse Me While I Break my Own Heart

Sarah vs. Scarlett

Paranoid Pedestrian

You’re Not So Foxy

From the Nanny

Gum-Job

A Question:

Get Away!

Gehen Sei fort! Gehen Sie nach Hause!

Fucking Heart

Hello Herpes

Peter Pan Syndrom?

Punkass Kid

"Oh, I only have a $100. Is that OK?"

Dear I Anonymous

Savage Love & Sex

Savage Love

Daddy Issues

I Love Television

I Love Television™

Christina Ricci's Forehead