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November 22nd, 2017

by Ned Lannamann Sundazed MusicRecord Store Day happens every April, but it’s a holiday so nice, the

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by Dan Savage This is gayer than anything I've ever done. And my gayest-thing-ever-seen-or-done bar is set pretty damn high. Watch: An anti-gay hate group opened their poorly attended #Teens4Truth conference in Texas earlier this week with th

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Video games hold a great deal of potential for engaging folks on a variety of different levels. But, to be honest, that potential is often squandered. So that’s why it’s incredibly refreshing to see other uses for the medium—like effectively communicating the emotions and frustrations of others. Take Hair Nah,

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Earlier this fall we photographed this team photo as well as the individual player photos of the 2017 Oregon City Volleyball team. Here is the final product as a team poster we also designed for them.

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This little company has had a big impact on carrying kids. The post How Eugene-based Burley built the market for child bicycle trailers appeared first on

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The band led by ex-Black Sabbath drummer Bill Ward, Day of Errors, cancel tour due to his heart condition. by Dave Segal

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Less a theme than an inspiration, the Elvis Room looks like the kind of place the King might have haunted before giving up the ghost in Graceland.

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Less a theme than an inspiration, the Elvis Room looks like the kind of place the King might have haunted before giving up the ghost in Graceland.

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Critic Marc Mohan is thankful for these films playing in the Portland area this week.

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With Native Invader, Tori Amos Interweaves Politics and Mythology

by Suzette Smith

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by Dirk VanderHart Jason Desomer Ever since screens

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Buds Without Borders Aims to Help Cannabis Farms in California

by Josh Jardine Northern California dur

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from Instagram Filed under: Instagram, Photography Tagged: instagram, photography, Photos

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Good Morning, News: Net Neutrality's Repeal, Trump Sides With Accused Child Molester, and Uber is the Worst... AGAIN

by Wm.™ Steven Humphrey

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9 things to do for November 22 by Mercury Staff Tori Amos Renowned singer/songwriter Tori Amos brings her mezzo-soprano vocal range and classically trained piano chops th

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From an old-timey freak show to Tiki both vintage and modern, here are 10 of Portland's best theme bars, ranked for your convenience.

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Work off the Thanksgiving feast by getting out there and doing something fun.

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McKenzie Farms is one of the nation's largest Christmas tree businesses, exporting more than 800,000 trees every year.

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[Photo: _] By William Hathaway Then There’s Only One Choice By Wolfgang Borchert Translated from the German by William T. Hathaway You. Man at the machine in the factory. When they tell you tomorrow to stop making pots and pans and instead make helmets and machine guns, then there’s only one choice: Say NO! You.

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Earlier this year, Macy's pulled its sponsorship of Portland's Holiday Parade. But you can relive it and other Macy's parades on YouTube.

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We've got all the holiday TV goodies from Thanksgiving Day through Christmas. Happy viewing!

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Thanksgiving leftovers are almost a guarantee. Once the table is cleared and the dishes are done, you'll want creative ways to use up turkey, stuffing, mashed potatoes and cranberry sauce. Here are 29 recipes that go way beyond sandwiches.

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Thanksgiving leftovers are almost a guarantee. Once the table is cleared and the dishes are done, you'll want creative ways to use up turkey, stuffing, mashed potatoes and cranberry sauce. Here are 29 recipes that go way beyond sandwiches.

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“Squeeze your ass in!” by Anonymous Dear fuckhead: You live in a city. That means squeeze onto the bus, don’t block the door, and exit to the back. That sweet old woman with the walker standing in the rain can’t board because your confused

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Which is better: being harassed by a Democrat or Republican? by Courtenay Hameister As you watch the sexual harassment and assault revelations pile up, it’s difficult to parse out whom to be angry at. There appear to be indiscretions on both sides of t

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Resistance events for the week of November 22-28. by Emilly Prado THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 23 Thanksgiving with Verde Cocina Mexican-owned eatery Verde Cocina is serving up delicious meals that also give back

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Budget cuts incoming? Winter shelter expansion! by Mercury Staff AS PORTLAND'S GOVERNMENT enjoys record tax revenues, city officials are bracing for cuts. Warning that rising costs for employee pay, pension obligations, and other factors might out

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The automatic gratuity: why and when some restaurants choose how much you tip. by Chad Walsh Welcome back to the Waiting Game, my monthly column where I try to explain why restaurants implement policies that can confuse and irritate the dining public. Up

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That’s when something finally happens in Jennifer Egan’s new book. by Rich Smith Jennifer Egan won the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Critics Circle Award for a collection of linked short stories called A Visit from the Goon Squad

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It’s the Mercury staff wish list—and we’re very greedy. by Ned Lannamann 1. Dead Moon: The Book On November 9, legendary Oregon musician Fred Cole passed away at age 69. Cole and his wife, To

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Finally, a children’s film about a bunch of dead people! by Jenni Moore Coco, the new Pixar film that’s set in Mexico during Dia de los Muertos, handles the subject of death with humor, lightness, and depth. The “Coco” in questi

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It’s the Mercury staff wish list—and we’re very greedy. by Erik Henriksen 1. The Art and Soul of Blade Runner: 2049 by Tonya Lapointe and The Art of Star Wars: The Last Jedi by Phil Szostak

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It’s the Mercury staff wish list—and we’re very greedy. by Mercury Staff Every holiday season, you’re forced to buy gifts for people you don’t even like—and that’s BULLSHIT! You should only be spending your h

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It’s the Mercury staff wish list—and we’re very greedy. by Josh Jardine 1. Classes from Sativa Science Club I talk about cannabis a “great deal”—which is a polite way of saying “too f

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“Fuck the sharing economy. Kick out Uber and Airbnb.” IF YOU HAVE TO ASK... RE: “

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It’s the Mercury staff wish list—and we’re very greedy. by Jenni Moore 1. Earrings by Amaree & Reese Owner and jewelry-maker Risa Regory’s passion for handcrafted metal earrings is apparent

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An ode to Portland’s best potato dishes. by Thomas Ross I love potatoes. My favorite potato is the most common, basic, and boring: the Russet Burbank. A raw russet potato looks like a child’s art project if the child hated art. A bak

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It’s the Mercury staff wish list—and we’re very greedy. by Andrea Damewood 1. Gamay Club Subscription Who’s the leader of a club that’s made for you and me? W-I-N-E! Please sign me up for

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Officials and advocates are attempting to make the criminal justice system less terrible. by Doug Brown A REPORT RELEASED by Disability Rights Oregon (DRO) last March made it abundantly clear: The Multnomah Coun

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It’s the Mercury staff wish list—and we’re very greedy. by Doug Brown 1. A Lindsey Horan/Portland Thorns Jersey  Fresh off a National Women’s Soccer League Championship, it’s time for me

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Intisar Abioto’s latest exhibition affirms Portland’s diverse Black community. by Jenni Moore Photographer, dancer, and writer Intisar Abioto is a Tennessee native who moved to Portland in 2010 with her mother and sisters (one of whom is sing

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It’s the Mercury staff wish list—and we’re very greedy. by Megan Burbank 1. NW Dance Project Flex Card After years of running and avoiding cross-training, I started taking ballet last spring

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Hand2Mouth Has Devised a Generous, Subtly Funny Play About Cults by Megan Burbank “Did I miss something?” a man asked me as I walked out of Hand2Mouth’s Psychic Utopia at New Expressive Works. Whatever the reason for his disruption—genuine

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It’s the Mercury staff wish list—and we’re very greedy. by Ciara Dolan 1. Charles Bradley, No Time for Dreaming  Charles Bradley died in September and it broke my heart into a millio

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Sam Rockwell... well, rocks in Martin McDonagh’s latest. by Marc Mohan Let’s talk about Sam Rockwell for a minute. There’s a lot of other talent in the awkwardly, memorably titled Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri. France

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It’s the Mercury staff wish list—and we’re very greedy. by Wm.™ Steven Humphrey 1. A Gift Certificate to Wailua Shave Ice Those who’ve visited the islands of Hawaii already know that shav

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It’s a deep cut. by Andrew Wright Much like death and taxes, the shower scene in Alfred Hitchcock’s Psycho simply is—an immutable, brilliantly cruel sequence that forever diminished Hollywood’s standard rubber monsters and broug

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From an old-timey freak show to Tiki both vintage and modern, here are 10 of Portland's best theme bars, ranked for your convenience.

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St. Cecilia Frantisek Benda(1709-1786) Wilhelm Friedemann Bach (1710-1784) Conradin Kreutzer (1780-1849) Edgard Varèse (1883-1965) Hoagy Carmichael (1899-1981) Joaquin Rodrigo (1901-1999) Benjamin Britten (1913-1976) Gunther Schuller (1925-2015) Jimmy Knepper (1927-2003) Hans Zender (1936) Kent Nagano (1951) Stephen Hough

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