Print Edition for the week of
Sep. 29 - Oct. 5, 2011

Vol. 12, No. 19
Elle Moss


Cops Watching Cops

The Secret Reason Portland’s Rank-and-file Police Union Doesn't Like Our New 911 System: Discipline

Concrete Crackdown

Who's Being Cited under City's Sidewalk Ordinance?

In the Shadows

Bicycle Manifest Destiny

CRC Steamroll

As Big Bridge Moves Forward, Critics Gear Up for Lawsuit

Charging Ahead

Oregon Spends Big Bucks on a Tiny Club: Electric-Car Drivers

Hall Monitor

When It Just Feels Right

In Other News


Work and Progress

Talkdemonic's Road to Ruins

Down in the Fire

A.A. Bondy's Lonesome Lullabies

The Golden Record

Jesse Sykes' Sounds of Existence

Nice Genes

Liam Finn Embraces His Roots

Up & Coming

Highlights in music September 29-October 5

Movies & TV

White People Problems

This Is the Sort of Movie Machine Gun Preacher Is

Cancer 'n' Dick Jokes

50/50: Great! Cancer: Terrible.

Trickle Down

What's Your Number?: The Poor Man's Bridesmaids

Cabin in the Woods

Tucker & Dale vs. Evil Is a Bloody Great Send-up

RE: Dolly Parton, Vampires

Portland's Lesbian & Gay Film Festival Turns 15

Geek Out

Massive Attack

Film Shorts

In Which We Hit It and Quit It

Food and Drink

Little Pig, Let Me In

Three Pigs' Deceptively Simple Sandwiches

Food News

Visual Art

Meme Machine

ROFLcon Convenes on the Lulz of the Internet's Past, Present, and Future

Theater & Performance

Child's Play

The Comic Destruction of God of Carnage

Oklahoma! Okay.

This Time, Everyone in Oklahoma! Is Black!

I, Anonymous


Max Brumm Mad About Being Left Out of Mayoral Fundraiser

Radish Underground Is Turning Three

Let's Play "Guess the Cat's Trauma!"

Downtown Malt Liquor Ban Might Spread to Pearl, NW 23rd

Here's the Rest of that Note You Wanted to Read

Northeast Neighbors Protest CRC Land Use Today

Good Morning News!

The Blogtown Ethicist: Breaking Up is Hard to Do

What Do You Think About the Trailer for Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close?

The Decemberists' New EP

Photo Timeline of Portland's Historic Buildings

Campus Gun Ban Lifted

Council Okays New 4.3 Mile '50s Bikeway

Bachmann "Outtakes"

Tonight in Music

Today in Depressing: Meet the Pizza Vending Machine

Apple Releases New Greeting Card App, iPhone

The Blogtown Ethicist: The Office Coffeemaker

Here's Your Halloween Costume: Thor Girl

Hank Williams Jr. Compares Obama to Hitler

It's Happening Tonight!

City Pays $20,000 to Cyclist Injured by Sewer Cover

A Fellow Blogger!


Bachmann's in the Basement with Santorum

Oregon Knows Its Garbage

Portugal. The Man - "So American" (Live on Conan)

Their House, In The Middle Of BC: Timbers Sweep Over Whitecaps, Buoy Postseason Hopes

Upcoming: Devonation and the Portland Garment Factory

Toilet Crosspuzzling: CONDEMN OR ALLOW?

Tonight in Music

Good Morning News!

Whoop-Whoop! It's the Juggalo Doughnut!

So That Time You Spent Tripping at Renn Fayre WASN'T a Total Waste!

The Simpsons Couch Gag—Ren and Stimpy Style!

Marcus Camby's Marijuana Possession Charges Dropped

Happy Hour After Work. Be There!

Occupy Wall Street Comes to Portland

Portlandia's Special Portland-centric Guest Stars!

Three Timbers Land Runway Gigs

TV "Hits": Then and Now!

Your Daily Inspiration for Monday, October 3

Say Goodbye to the Start of the 2011-12 NBA Season

Somebody's Got A Birthday Coming Up...

Three Matches For Portland To Keep An Eye On Today

It's a 4S!

BREAKING: Randy Leonard Lets Secret Budget Woes Slip During Council Meeting

What Do You Call a Man Who Experiences "Homosexual Arousal"?

The 10 Craziest Bike Racks in Portland

Fall Shoe Roundup

FilmDrunk's Movie-Themed Food Trucks: Action Movie Edition

Project Runway Wrap Up!

My New Favorite Restaurant in Portland

Hillary Clinton's New Plastic Surgery Vows Revenge on the Obamas!

Mayoral Race Max-es Out


The Latest Secret Weapon in America's "Battle of the Bulge"? Why, it's John Canzano!

It's Happening Tonight!

"You Can Tip Right There..."

Cloudy October - "Play"

"That's so Mormon."

Do You Want to Read This Note?

The Miracle Drug

It's on TV Tonight: American Horror Story

What Is This Robot Doing In The Closet!?

Jonathan Coulton on the Sound of Young America

SL Letter of the Day: I Saw U

Training Portland Cops to "Walk Away": The Real Headline After Last Night's Downtown Standoff

Slutwalk: NYC Edition

It's Happening Tonight

People Want Populist Democrats

Downtown Portland's Malt Liquor Ban Taking Longer than Expected

Review: FIFA 12

Herman Cain, Choicer

Jet Turns Two!

Good Morning, News!

Another Installment of Intern Thoughts: A Business Proposition

Remembering Bert Jansch: An Interview

What He Said

Right Wing Continues to Try to Tie Barack Obama to Black Panthers

Theater Fight!: The Black Cowboys of Oklahoma

Should Portland's Queer Community Greet Anti-Gay Megachurch With an Olive Branch?

Nietzsche Was a #1 Troll (and Other Lessons from Portland's ROFLCon Summit)

Occupy Portland: "50/50" Chance That Group Will Seek Police Permit, Organizer Says

Portugal. The Man - "So American" Video

It's Happening Tonight

It's Happening Tonight!

Occupy Portland: Cops Warn About Arrests, Promote Their Twitter Feed

Whatever Happened to Nick Fish's Housing Levy?

The I, Anonymous Blog Quote o' the Day!

SL Letter of the Day: Time to Choose

Good Morning, News!

Ken Burns' Prohibition, Or Why You Should Be Watching TV at 2 AM

Damn You, Asian Reporter!

This Week's Back-to-School Issue

For the Love of God, Will Someone Please Adopt Mustache Cat?

Today In "Swiss People Do Things"

The Other Max Running For Mayor Says He'll Make it Official Today

Some Things to Read While You Hold Your Breath for That Supposed Arrested Development Movie

HUMP! Submission Deadline This Friday!

Stephanie D Couture at Lolo

Have You Guys Seen the New Almodóvar Trailer?

KRS-One to Rock the Ron Paul Revolution Tour

Good Morning News!

Hulu and Netflix Fighting Over Arrested Development

PDX Police + One-Wheeled Electric Vehicle of the Future

Portland Farmers Market, Winter Edition

SL Letter of the Day: Bad Tattitude

Mayor Adams Addresses "Appropriately Grim" Call for Budget Cuts

Tonight in Music

Kanye West Makes His High Fashion Debut in Paris

iPhone 4S: It's the Software, Stupid

More Like The Fail-y

Oregon Arts Watch Announces "Behind the Curtain"

Adidas Loves Portland Music

This Week's Mercury Music Section

I Won the Mercury Bike Challenge: An Acceptance Speech

Stephen Malkmus and the Jicks on the Roof

Gay Mormon Bullied to Death—At Age 40

Good Morning, News!

Bon Voyage, Ezra!

Good Morning, News!

Sold Out

Content '11

One Day at a Time

The Week in Review

New Column!

Savage Love


I Love Television

I Love Television™

Bring Out the Gimp