Print Edition for the week of
Nov. 29 - Dec. 5, 2007

Vol. 8, No. 27 Yann Le Coroller


Hall Monitor

Take Out

The Mercury Online Charity Auction

Bid for and Win Fantastic Treasures! All Proceeds Go to Feed the Homeless!

In Other News

Where Are the Cops?

Sluggish Recruitment Puts Public at Risk

Julia Wild West House

Homeless Day-Access Center's Drug Problem

Sisters of Mercy

All the Proceeds of this Year's Charity Auction Go to... SISTERS OF THE ROAD! And Here's Why!

Sell the Dream

I Needed a Job. Hyphire Solutions Was Hiring. Here's Why That Didn't Work Out So Well.

Citizens' Patrol

Cyclists to Cite Unsafe Drivers

A Bitter Pill

Birth Control Prices Skyrocket

Howard's Beginning

Neighborhood Activist Jumps into Council Race


Digging the Cradle

Sam Beam Expands His Horizons

Once More with Feeling

Venue News

Our Town Could be Your Life

Musical Horn o' Plenty

Up & Coming

Blame Canada

Buck 65 Is Totally Original. Totally.

Heartbreak Be Damned

Scotland Yard Gospel Choir Brings the Mope


Label Boss by Day, DJ Dude by Night

Movies & TV

Old Time Religion

The Righteous Bigots of For the Bible Tells Me So

Film Shorts

This Week on Television

Geek Out

He's-a Inna Space!

Brits Do it Better...

...But Still Not Good Enough

Dumpster Diving

Found Footage Fest: YouTube as Fine Cinema


Say "Symbiopsychotaxiplasm" Five Times Fast

Too Many White People

Holly: Yes, Sex Slavery is Bad

Tel Aviv Bohemia

Waiting for The Bubble to Pop

Food and Drink

Chasing the Dragon

Green Dragon's All About the Beer

Happy Hours

Visual Art

Benedikt Ender

World War III: The General of Freedom

Amanda Barr

Case of the Wolves


The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen: Black Dossier

by Alan Moore and Kevin O'Neill
(America's Best Comics)

Shame in the Blood

by Tetsuo Miura
(Shoemaker & Hoard)

Theater & Performance

Mars on Life: The Holiday Edition

Artists Repertory Theatre

Employee of the Week

Tony Mengis

East End
203 SE Grand

One Day at a Time

The Week in Review

New Column!

Savage Love

Sex Negative

I Love Television


The 98-Year-Old Man