Print Edition for the week of
Nov. 17 - 23, 2011

Vol. 12, No. 26
Janette Valentine


Occupy PDX: Tent City Takedown

A Recap of Occupy Portland's Eviction

What's Next for Occupy Portland?

Protest Eviction Means New Lifeā€”and New Headaches

Occupy Numerology

Details, Details! Portland's Occupation by the Numbers.

Hall Monitor

Reese Can't Have It Both Ways


Goose Bump Sounds

Plaid's Scintilli Is Not a Concept Album

Far Beyond Ruin

Strand of Oaks Mixes Personal and Mythic

As the World Turns

Rachael Yamagata Sheds Major-Label Drama

It Came from the Desert!

Kyuss Lives! Exclamation Point!

Up & Coming

Highlights in Music the Week of November 17-23

Movies & TV

Of Mice and Men

And Pee Puddles and Boners: It's The Catechism Cataclysm

Werewolf Pedophiles, Demon Babies

Twilight: More Like Breaking YAWN, Am I Right?!

Butch Cassidy Lives

A Retired Outlaw in Blackthorn

Cliff Hanger

A Lonely Place to Die Is a Gripping Thriller

Geek Out

Raccoon Punches Man

Film Shorts

In Which We Hit It and Quit It

Food and Drink

Farmers' Market to Table

Verde Cocina Goes Brick and Mortar

Vino on the Cheapo

Great Oregon Wines Under $30


What's in an Essay?

John Jeremiah Sullivan's Brilliant, Ranging Pulphead

Thoughts on Thoughts

Who's in Charge? Investigates What's Driving the Self

A Simple Machine for a Simple Man

Hey, Portlanders, Somebody Wrote a Book About You

Blabber Blabber Blabber

Drawn and Quarterly Reissues the Early Work of Cartoonist Lynda Barry

Theater & Performance

Book Lust

Crushing on Fiction with Mr. Darcy Dreamboat


A Humper's Guide to HUMP! 2011

Don't Miss HUMP!—Portland's Fave Local Homemade Porn Festival. This Weekend!

I, Anonymous


Unions Plan Bridge Takeover to Protest PBOT Budget Cuts

Presenting... the HUMP! 2011 Winners!

It's Happening Tonight!


Thanksgiving On The Town

It's Happening Tonight!

The I, Anonymous Blog Quote o' the Day!

The Ballad of Mott the Hoople Is a Phenomenal Rock Doc

The I, Anonymous Blog Quote o' the Day!

'Tis the Season

Saturday's GOP Debate

"Gossip is Not Cool" Funnies!: "Occupied"

Dubstep, You Almost Ruined This For Me

Is The Walking Dead a "Pro-Life Zombie Show"?

Opening Tonight: The Shame Company

The Waiting Is the Hardest Part

The First (Official) Pictures from Ridley Scott's Prometheus

Chief Reese Says Checks Are Coming In, but Confirms Delay on Mayoral Announcement

Bachmann Iowa Campaign Co-Chair: Gay Marriage Will Lead to Women Marrying the Eiffel Tower

Occupy Portland Getting Ready to Shut Down Banks; One Bank Helps them Out!

SL Letter of the Day: Straight-Identified Heterosexuals for Queer Rights

NaNoWriMo Is Slowly Killing Me

Multnomah's Comings and Goings

The Countdown to A Perma-Boke Bowl Is On

Here Comes an Amazon Smartphone?

Good Morning, News!

You're Welcome

Tonight! Comics Underground!

Black Friday Protest Extravaganza!

Portland Immigration Activist Arrested in Alabama

Sasquatch Announces Dates and Goes on Sale (No Lineup Yet Though)

Tonight in Music

Police Break Out Pepper Spray, Make Arrests at Occupy Portland Chase Bank Protest

BREAKING: Mike Reese Will Not Run for Mayor

The 45th Parallel on Think Out Loud

It's Happening Tonight!

Reward Your NaNoWriMo Efforts with Kittens

HUMP! 2011 Open Thread!

Hooray for the Banks!

Photo Preview of Open for Business and Nice Work


UPDATED: Occupy Portland Occupies PSU Blocks

Cops Arrest Occupy Portland Protesters in Chattiest Demonstration Ever

Not All Opponents of Gay Marriage Are Haters and Bigots

Tonight in Music

The Walking Dead Chitty-Chat Club!

Re: Umbrellas

Herman Cain Doesn't Want to Be Recorded

Tonight in Music

Grand Jury Indicts Portland Cop in Shotgun Ammo Mixup

Fucking James Franco: Raw Cuts

Good Morning, News!

This Weekend at The Northwest Filmmakers' Festival

The Newt Gingrich Jobs Plan

Portland Is the Worst.

PHOTOS: Occupy Protest Gets Inside Wells Fargo, Raises Upside Down American Flag Outside

Blogtown Coverage of Occupy Black Friday... TOMORROW!

Video Roundup of Occupy Portland's Day of Action

Guys... Last Week's Occupy PDX was INSANE

Good Morning, News!

Good Morning News!

Video: Mercury Reporter Shoved Down by Cop

Sarah Palin to Endorse Newt Gingrich?

That Rape Call Chief Reese Mentioned Last Night? It was on November 6

Oh, Dear: Rush Limbaugh Accuses Michelle Obama of "Uppity-ism."

Occupy Portland Police Overtime Hits $1.29 Million

SL Letter of the Day: My Son's Missing Out

Occupy Holds Vigil to Mark Week Since Eviction

Mitt Romney's New Ad Quotes Obama Saying Something He Didn't Actually Say

This Week's Mercury Music Section

LEGO Picard

Today's "Gossip is Not Cool" Funnies!

Shinobi (3DS): A Thing Because It's Good

Note to The Walking Dead: "Morning After" Pills Aren't Abortion

Ultimate Marvel vs Capcom 3: The Mercury Review Now Exists

It's Happening Tonight!

Tonight in Music

Happy Thanksgiving from Thanksgiving (Adrian Orange)

Last Chance to Get HUMP Tix—Special Dan Savage Appearance!

Fleet Foxes: "The Shrine/An Argument"

R.I.P., Anne McCaffrey

Win Tickets to Plaid!

Derby: Men's Edition

Dogcupy Photos: Cute Dogs Protest Bank of America

Back Fence PDX Tonight: "That's A Mouthful"

New Commercial Perfectly Explains Ron Paul


Tonight in Music

Umpqua Bank Gives $25,000 to Restore Occupy Portland Parks (And Maybe Asks Anarchists Not to Smash Its Windows)

Tonight: Let's Get HUMPin'!

Crittering Up The Holidays

Okay, Thursday's Pepper-Spraying Could Have Been Way Worse. Like This.

Win Tickets to Blind Pilot!

It's Family Portrait Time

Thursday Night TV Recaps (for Poor People): TV Stresses Me Out Sometimes

SL Letter of the Day: Why Aren't They Both Named "Dan" Then?

It's Happening Tonight!

Cormac McCarthy on Yelp

Get Yer HUMP! T-Shirts!

Frank Cassano's "Blogtown in Review"

Two Bits of Elliott Smith News

Good Morning News!

IFC Announces Portlandia Tour

One Night Stand

Sam Elliott Hearts Us

I Want to Send This Kid Through a Portal So I Can Steal His Portal-Themed Bedroom

Here's Herman Cain, Dumbing It Down

Note to Jewish, Muslim, Hindu, Agnostic, and Atheist ER Doctors, ER Nurses, EMTs, Etc.



SL Letter of the Day: Sex and the Demanding Boyfriend

American Horror Story Chitty-Chat Club!

"Gossip is Not Cool" Funnies: A Dangerous Mind

Occupie Chart of Arrests

With Babymaking, Regret Goes Both Ways

Tonight in Music

The Moment When the Police Lost the Occupy Portland Narrative

Win Tickets to The Catechism Cataclysm!

HUMP! Starts Tonight; And Here's a Review!

Early Hours - "Fallout"

The Big Chill

Video of Anti-Occupy Portland Protest

Walk On By Salvation Army Bell Ringers

Video: Transportation Workers Occupy Steel Bridge

A Seasonally Relevant Book Trailer

Police Chief Mike Reese: "I Apologize"

City Baby

Good Morning News!

IMPORTANT BLOGTOWN NOTICE: We Will Be Live Blogging the Macy's Thanksgiving Parade

You Might Really Like Turf War

Occupy Art: Pepper Spraying Cop Meme

Governor Kitzhaber Stops Executions in Oregon

Dance Party Occupies Bank of America Doorway—Riot Cops Occupy Street

This Is The Only Holiday Game Sale I'm Going To Mention, I Promise

Good Morning News!

Sold Out

New Arrivals

One Day at a Time

The Week in Review

New Column!

I, Anonymous Blog

Savage Love

Learning the Ropes

I Love Television

I Love Television™

The Humpy's Choice Awards