Print Edition for the week of
Nov. 10 - 16, 2011

Vol. 12, No. 25
Wasted Rita


Ask an Undocumented Immigrant

Young Local Immigrants Are Coming Out—And Using Their Voices

Sexual Politics

Waiting for Marriage

"Not Sustainable"

City Ups Pressure on Occupy Portland, Holds off on Deadline

Hall Monitor

But What Does Reese Stand For?

Road to Ruin?

Portland Has a $16 Million Transportation Deficit


Tell Me a Story

M83's Outsized Ambition Pays Off

Let It Live

Feist Returns with Metals

A Southern Vision Quest

Future Islands' Synthesized Catharsis

Sweet Nothings

The Rise of Koko and the Sweetmeats

Up & Coming

Highlights in Music the Week of November 10-16

Movies & TV

Whatever Happened to Baby Edgar?

Clint Eastwood's Hoover Biopic Is Kind of a Drag

Twee of Life

Like Crazy: Of Youth and Stupidity

Pride and Joy

Northwest Filmmakers' Films to Be Proud Of

Gods and Hot Dogs

Judging Immortals and Jack and Jill by Their Trailers

Geek Out

The Forever War

Film Shorts

In Which We Hit It and Quit It

Food and Drink

Skyline's Sequel

Same Old Burger, Hold the Charm


Knife Hits

The Hot Knives Pair NW Band with their Favorite Brews

Salad Dazed

The Hot Knives Cookbook: As Exciting as Vegetarian Cooking Gets

Love Is Not Constantly Wondering if You Are Making the Biggest Mistake of Your Life

Choose Your Own Hipster Alcoholic Adventure

Theater & Performance

Rich Man, Poor Man

Indulging in Mozart's The Marriage of Figaro


We Have Enough Humans, Thanks.

Why Some Twentysomethings Are Redefining the Family and Nixing the Kids

I, Anonymous


Meet Portland's Sexy Bike Boys Calendar

Frank Miller Doesn't Know Much of Anything

How Many Occupiers Can Police Arrest?

The Best Sentence You Will Read All Day.

Occupy Portland Morning Mop Up: WTF Happened Last Night?

BBC Announces Doctor Who Movie, Terrifies Geeks Everywhere

Mike Tyson Is Funny

Video of Cops Pepper Spraying Occupy Seattle Protesters

Police Issue Warnings About Occupy Portland "Resistance"

Tonight in Music

Tonight in Music

The I, Anonymous Blog Quote o' the Day!

"Occupy! Multiply!" Occupy Portland Preps for Long Night, Mass Arrests

Ack! "Projectile" That Hit Officer at Occupy Portand Was a Knife

Rick Perry Murders His Own Presidential Campaign on Live Television

Good Morning, News!

Win Tickets to We Were Promised Jetpacks!

Occupy Sin City

Torta-Landia's Fine-Tuning

Two Endorsements for Amanda Fritz: Nick Fish and Dan Saltzman

Good Morning News!


KATU Viewers Would Rather Ruin Xmas Than Put Up with Occupiers

Tea Party "Liberates" Flag from Occupy Portland

Poached Jobs Fair

Comparing Penn State to the Catholic Church

The Appleseed Cast at the Doug Fir on Saturday

Fortnight Lingerie

Roller Derby: Viewing Party

Google's Dream Lab Will Make Shut-Ins of Us All

Vader's Shakin' at the Knees

New Video and Eyewitness to Alleged Occupy Beating

Book Giveaway: Go the F*ck to Sleep

Good Morning, News!

The New Stores Keep Coming: Machus and Siljan

The American Horror Story Chitty-Chat Club!

Review: There Isn't Much to Say About Halo: Anniversary

Great Video Recap of Occupy Portland's Eviction

Pizza Goes West


How Much Does a Kindle Kost?


Police Chief Mike Reese Opens Mayoral Fundraising Account

Babymaking By the Numbers

Trailer for Being Flynn

Girl News You Can Use

Battlefield 3 Vs. Modern Warfare 3: A Largely Pointless Comparison

It's Happening Tonight!

Will Occupy Portland Decide to Stay or Go? (Hint: It Might Be Both)

Tonight in Music

As Occupy Portland Camp Clears Out for Sleep, Police Move In

Blue Velvet Blu-ray Review

Occupy Portland Forces City Hall Lockdown; City Says No Specific Ban on Chemical Munitions

Today's "Gossip is Not Cool" Funnies!

Little Boxes

Pictures of Friday's M83 Show

Blogtown Ethicist: Dropped Pot Dilemma

Occupy Portland: We Are Not a Threat to Public Safety

Occupy PSU Takes to the Streets

Midnight Occupy Portland Eviction Deadline Passes With Cheers from Thousands, No Immediate Arrests

The Quotable Herman Cain: What Kind of Pizza Doth a Man Eat?

SL Letter of the Day: Short & Sweet

Math Is Hard

Occupy Portland Firms Up Plans for "Occu-Fest"; AFL-CIO Steps Up With Storage Help

Today's "Gossip is Not Cool" Funnies!

Outing the Bullies

Occupy Portland: Everyone's Putting On a Happy Face... For Now

Not All Film Critics Were Lucky Enough to Watch Only the Trailer for Jack and Jill

Good Morning News!

Just Like Family Circus BUT WITH DRAGONS

Street Roots Tells Occupy Portland How It Might Really Help on Housing Issues

DIY: Your Own Holiday Pop-Up

Justin Bridges Speaks at Occupy Assembly

Occupy Portland Comic: Sexualize Pieland

Saturday Night: Disjecta's Annual Art Auction

NBA Talks Fall Apart. All is Wrong in the World.

Reading Some Tea Leaves on Occupy Portland; Also, Which News Outlet Called Mayor to Demand Camps Close?

The Occupy Wall Street Library Is Not Destroyed, Apparently

The Northwest Filmmakers' Festival Starts Today!

Video: Injury Reported at Occupy Portland

On Glitter, Transphobia, and Hate Speech

Last Night to See Rear Window!

New Brave Trailer

Get Ready for the Main Event: Supreme Court to Rule on Health Care Reform

Tonight in Music

Hump! Alert! Hump! Alert! New Screening Just Added!

New Garfunkel & Oates: "Save the Rich"

Tonight: The 99% A Teach-In on Occupy Portland

International Arthouse Film Watch: Ghana's 2016, Starring Aliens, Predators, Terminators, and Kicked Babies

Mayor Adams' Statement on Occupy Portland

Mercury's Arthole Weekly Winner!

Opera for All! No, Seriously!

Occupy Mill Ends!

Rick Perry Is a Strict Constitutionalist

Good Morning, News!

Inside The New Portland Design Collective with Zebra Club and ROAD

Police Make Over a Dozen Arrests, Force Occupy Portland Out of Parks

Ultimate Marvel vs Capcom 3: The Baffling Final Trailer

It's Happening Tonight!


It's Happening Tonight!

Panic! Hump! Tix Almost Sold Out! PANIC!!!!!!!

"Cancer Patient Is Stunned By Woman's Tasteless Joke"

Tonight at Powell's: Chris Van Allsburg and The Chronicles of Harris Burdick

Community: More Shitty Than it Thinks?

Party's Over! Police Try to Clear Streets at Occupy Portland


BREAKING: Mayor Announces that City will Temporarily Close Occupy Parks this Coming Sunday

Required Viewing: Olbermann Blasts Bloomberg

Recaps for Poor People Who Are Also Kind of Tired Today.

Anarchists Smash North PDX Bank Window

This Week's Mercury Music Section

Reminder! New HUMP! Show Added... with Dan Savage Q&A! EEEEEE!!!

Occupy Portland Marches Through Downtown

2011 Eater Awards

Infographic View on the News

And Now a Letter from Mayoral Candidate Mike Reese

"Gossip is Not Cool" Funnies!

SL Letter of the Day: Easing Him Into It (And It Into Him)

Occupy Portland Demands an Apology, Plans March Today—and May Shut Down Steel Bridge on Thursday

Friday Night Occupy Portland Update!

Interview With Hospitalized Protester, Justin James Bridges

Two Great Book Events Tonight: Love Is Not... and "Author and Artist as Activist"

Onuinu - "Ice Palace" (Video)

Flight of the Frenchies

New Hunger Games Trailer!

Tonight in Music

HUMP! Tickets Almost Sold Out! (Oh sweet god) HURRY!!

The Illustrated Occupy Portland

Alela Diane on Rough Trade's Basement Tapes

Chief, Mayor Will Meet Into the Night on Occupy Portland; Press Conference Set for Tomorrow

Behold the Harbinger of Your Doom

Thanks to Everyone Who Came Out Last Night

It's Happening Tonight!

Good Morning News!

BREAKING! Boat Cop-Themed Cocktail at Tonight's Blogtown Meetup!

It's Happening Tonight!

Clergy Planning to Monitor Occupy Portland Eviction

Top Shelf Embraces Digital

Holiday Sales For The Cool Kids

Mayor Adams Was On Occupy Conference Call, But No Eviction "Conspiracy"

Meanwhile in Thailand: More Massive, Fatal Flooding

Mark Sultan at East End - Tonight!

Occupy Update and Photos

Gorgeous Portland Time-Lapse Video

Survey Says: 76% of Occupiers Feel Safe Visiting the Camp

Into the Woods Goes to Occupy's Front Line

Skyrim: Stupid Or STUPID-AWESOME?

One Day at a Time

The Week in Review

New Column!

I, Anonymous Blog

Savage Love

The Virgin Marry

I Love Television

I Love Television™