Print Edition for the week of
Aug. 28 - Sep. 3, 2008

Vol. 9, No. 14 John Ryan Brubaker


Fare Check

TriMet's Fares—and Ridership—Are on the Rise. So Where's the Better Service?

In the Shadows

Access Denied

Welcome to Portlandistan

Mentors Help Portland's Evangelical Russian Teens Conquer English, YouTube, and Borat

Hall Monitor

Wag the Beard


Cuts Force Homeless Project to Change—But in What Direction?

In Other News

O, Brother!

Oregonian Publisher Offers 100 Staff Buyouts

Pay Back

Writer Takes PDX Magazine to Court

Overdue for Delivery

Chief Promises Racial Profiling Plan by Mid-October


Phoenix Rising

The Second Act of A.A. Bondy

Forbidden Beat

!!! Makes You Go ???

Work it Out

The Blue Collar Charm of Old Growth

Surrealistic Billow

Assemble Head in Sunburst Sound's Elevating Escapism

Once More With Feeling

Joee Irwin

Our Town Could Be Your Life

Southern Belle


Movies & TV

Pop Culture Jihad

Traitor: Is "Terror-sploitation" a Genre Yet?

Film Shorts

This Week On Television

Tits and Titular Prophesies

Disaster Movie—What's in a Name?

Portland! Film! Party!

Pretzel Sex and Erotic Knifings

The Last Mistress Makes the 1830s Fun Again!

Strangers on a Train

Transsiberian: Worst Church Trip Ever!

Food and Drink

Henry Miller Missed Out

Amazing Bread in America? Little T's Got It

Happy Hours

Visual Art

Concept-Driven Art at Rocksbox

Jo Nigoghossian and Natascha Snellman


In Heaven Everything is Fine

by Josh Frank and Charlie Buckholtz
(Free Press)

Theater & Performance

I, Anonymous

Sold Out

One Day at a Time

The Week in Review

New Column!

Savage Love

The Tipping Point

I Love Television

I Love Television™

9021-Oh HELL No!