Print Edition for the week of
Jul. 5 - 11, 2012

Vol. 13, No. 7
Photo by Dave Lehl


Sandbagging Occupy?

Protesters, Lawyers Gripe the DA Has Been Too Slow to Release Police Records

Long Live the Tallboy!

OLCC Pulls Plug on Amanda Fritz's Downtown Malt Liquor Ban

"Apathy and Distraction"

A Q&A with Hunger Striker Cameron Whitten

Sexual Politics

Hooray for the Tough Girls

Hall Monitor

A Boost for Car Camping

In Other News


Rebirth, Rinse, Repeat

Pure Bathing Culture's Purifying Pop

Don't Walk Away in Silence

Coming to Peace with Codeine

Total Control

The Music, the Myth, the Mallard

Up & Coming

This Week’s Music Previews

Movies & TV

Introducing Spider-Man!

Oh, You Guys Already Know Each Other? Huh. Okay.

Postcard Fables

Woody Allen's Roman Holiday

American Athletes

The Do-Deca-Pentathlon Isn't Really a Sports Movie

Gabin's Heroes

Renoir's Grand Illusion Turns 75

Just Say No

Savages: Oliver Stone Has Nothing to Say.

I'm Staying Home

The Grand Theater of Jean Renoir

Film Shorts

In Which We Hit It and Quit It

Food and Drink

Oysters in the Pearl

Riffle NW: Inspired Seafood, Craft Cocktails

Visual Art

The State of Cartooning

The Careers of Three Oregon Political Cartoonists Reflect the Changed Industry


All the Sad Young Literary Girls

What Happened to Sophie Wilder

Arabian Days

Hacker Intrigue and Genies in Alif the Unseen


Rogues and Bones

As Downhill Skating Explodes, Portland Will Either Reform the Sport or Outlaw It

I, Anonymous


Love Notes


"I Think We Oughtta Have a Hot Dog!"

You've Been Targeted for Termination

Robots Playing Soccer

Lawyer for Old Town Camp Asks City to Make It Legal, Like Dignity Village

Crying Woman Thanks President Obama for Obamacare

Obama Campaign Keeps Hitting Romney for Offshore Investments

Community's Dan Harmon Admits to Farting... Around

Big Float 2 Trailer: "Jaws of the Willamette"


The I, Anonymous Blog Quote o' the Day!

Good Morning, News!

Many Free Shows to RSVP to This Week

New NE Dekum Restaurant in the Works?

Episcopal Bishops Embrace Gay Unions

It's Happening Tonight!

It's Happening Tonight!

The Rumpus Interviews Cheryl Strayed

Dog Days of Summer

So This Guy Says He's Going to Kill My Dog, Burn Down My House, and Kill and Eat My Parents...

Portland Meadows Takes Aim at A New Demographic: You

Pot Petitioners Sue the State, Alleging Disenfranchisement

Today in Time Travel: Man Interviews 12-Year-Old Self

Reminder, Trekkies: William Shatner Still Loathes You, Wants Your Money

New Krispy Kreme Joint in the HizzzzAYYYYY!

Drag + Comedy = GAG. Well, Isn't THAT a Mouthful?

Premiere: Leverage Models - "Cooperative Extensions" (Zambri Remix)

Art Book Signing: Every Man is My Enemy

Good Morning, News!

Swallowing Semen Cures Morning Sickness?

"Urban Green Living" Townhomes Heading to SE 25th and Ankeny

Yum Yum's Yummy New Video

Ice Cream Churn-a-ment 2012!

TriMet Driver Helps Wounded Woman, Finishes Route Like a Champ

It's Happening Tonight!

Tomorrow Night: Read It and Weep LIVE (with Me)

It's Happening Tonight!

High-Waisted Jeans: Still Controversial?

Pacific Northfresh

Cookie Monster Covers "Call Me Maybe"

The Black Box Summer Block Party

Brad Pitt's Mother: Not an Obama Fan

Dear IFC: Schedule This Instead of That

Post-Riffle Review Photos

Scientologists Allegedly Try to Recruit People by Pinching Them

All the LeVar Burton News That's Fit to Print: Wednesday, July 11, 2012 Edition

Happy Birthday, Itty Bitty Teeny Weeny

Timbers Fire Coach John Spencer

SL Letter of the Day: Foreplay for Assholes

It's Happening Tonight!

This Is How You Sell The Dark Knight Rises

Blogtown's Poster of the Week

This Week's Mercury Film Section

Call for Designers: Portland Sewing's Fashion Forward Program


Wristband from the Future

I Love This Marriage Equality Graph

"Katie Holmes 'Biggest Nightmare' in Scientology History, Say Experts"

Gorilla-Based Mayhem in Texas

You Should Read Gizmodo's Report About the Government's Scary New Laser-Scanning Technology

Texas Walmart Converted to Library

During the Spring, One in Every Five Books Sold in America...

Alley 33: Final Details Announced

Good Morning, News!

Drew Grow and the Pastors' Wives on Daytrotter

Block Party Weekend!

Portland Has a Pump Track Now!

Tonight at Floating World: Casanova Release Party

The I, Anonymous Blog Quote o' the Day!

Introducing Toby Robboy

Victory for the Forces of Democratic Freedom!

SL Letter of the Day: Whips & Chains & Prudie

Occupy Portland Trial Dates Set

Good Morning, News!

And Now a Moment to Discuss Old Rough and Ready

SL Letter of the Day: The Perils of Balline

The Best News You, I, or Anyone Will Hear All Day

Something Even Kidz Bop Can't Ruin

Comics Recommendation: Lookouts #1

I'm Surprised That Number Isn't Lower

Good Morning News!

Knob Enthusiasts Hate "ObamaCare"

Welcome Back to Otter Friday!

Happy Birthday, Melrose Place!

Bike Commuters on N. Williams Get Presents Tomorrow!

Good News: Reported Hate Crimes Are Down in Portland

Video: Onuinu - "Happy Home"

Plans for Community Center at Washington High Finally Moves Foward

Sneaky Peek at The Walking Dead: Clean Up in Aisle Three!

Here Are Some Things You Can Get Me at Comic-Con

TV Chitty-Chat Club: Soooo... was Louie Date Raped?

Oh, You History!: Spanking Women Questionaire

Tonight in Music

RIP, Amazonfemme

Good Morning, News!

Evil Cat Supercut

Pot and Kicker Likely Headed for Ballot; Anti-Abortion Measure Flops

Street Vendors Seek Alternative to Last Thursday

Sold Out

Btwn Wind + Water

One Day at a Time

The Week in Review

I, Anonymous Blog

Savage Love

Cremaster of My Domain

I Love Television

I Love Television™

The Veronica Mars Hangover Cure