Print Edition for the week of
Nov. 14 - 20, 2012

Vol. 13, No. 26
Jeff Drew


Recipe for the Status Quo?

Doubts, Questions Linger as Vote on Police Reforms Draws Near

Parking the Problem

Portland's Low-Car Building Boom Angers Neighbors

A Fare Fight

Permits in Hand, Taxi Co-op Now Faces Port Official

Hall Monitor

Rocky Start for Hales' Transition

In Other News


On the Road

Titus Andronicus Think Local

A Missing Piece

The Promise and Question of Cold Specks

Not Anonymous

PWRHAUS Sings of Long-Lost Love

Oh! Susanna

Susanna Hoffs' Eternal Flame

Up & Coming

This Week's Music Previews

Movies & TV

Lincoln Is Fucking Crazy!!!

Just Kidding! Lincoln Is Exactly What You Expect!

Messy Melodrama

A Late Quartet: The Messiness of Life, Set to Music

All Stupid Things...

Must Come to an End with The Twilight Saga

No Laughing Matter

Monty Python's Troubled Soul, Reduced to a Cartoon

Tied to the Mast

Siren Nation: Of Wonder Woman and Weed

Globe Trekkers

The Loneliest Planet: Worst Vacation Ever!

Film Shorts

In Which We Hit It and Quit It


Science, Bitches

Why Your Hippie Friends Are Filled with Wrong

Big Plans

Bridge City Comics' First Publication

Theater & Performance

X-Rated Slumber Party

Inviting Desire: Awkward, Honest, and Everything in Between


The Mercury Holiday Food Issue Presents...

Decadence and Decay

Barnyard Butchery

The Decadence and Horror of Butchering a Pig's Head

Cheat Sheet to the Top Shelf

Getting Dad to Open Up (the Liquor Cabinet)

Better Than Pruno

Home Winemaking Made Easy

Local and Highly Unsustainable

Portland Chefs Tell Tales of Excess

When Vegetables Roamed the Earth

Meatless Holiday Entrées That Aren't Eggplant!

Holiday Cocktail Recipes

Umm... How Else Do You Survive the Season?

Don't Throw Away that Cheese!

Fromage Fort or, Frankenstein's Muenster

Destination Festive

Promising Events for the Holiday Season

Of Oyster Forks and Fig Lifters

A Guide to Lesser-Known Cutlery

I, Anonymous

I, Rapist?

Sold Out

Emily Katz's In the Flower Months

One Day at a Time

The Week in Review

New Column!

Savage Love & Sex

Savage Love

Straight-Up Thanks


Portland as Fuck

I Love Television

I Love Television™

Cruel and Unusual