Home · Articles · Features · Scoop

Scoop: When Comic Cons Collide

Gossip that rules the road.

WIZARD WAR: The first Rose City Comic-Con was held last weekend, aiming to become a mainstream comics and pop-culture convention à la San Diego Comic-Con or Seattle’s Emerald City Comic-Con.    More
Wednesday, September 12, 2012 WW Culture Staff

Scoop: Typhoon Wants an Intern

Gossip happily accepting its party’s nomination.

BAND AID: Typhoon wants you...to help sell its stuff! The increasingly popular Portland indie-pop ensemble is searching for an “intern.” The job description sounds like what would have been call   More
Wednesday, September 5, 2012 WW Culture Staff

Scoop: Sing Along with Deerhoof

A pounder of high-gravity gossip.

DEERAOKE: San Francisco quartet Deerhoof and Portland’s Baby Ketten Karaoke are putting a new twist on the album-release party. On Tuesday, Sept. 4, Mississippi Pizza hosts a very special karaok   More
Wednesday, August 29, 2012 WW Culture Staff

Scoop: Ricker De-Winged in Brooklyn

Gossip that wants Pok Pok’s banana pancakes.

NEW PAD: Everything was not peachy at the now-closed Pok Pok Wing in Brooklyn. Last week, New York media reported that owner Andy Ricker was giving up his plan to open wing joints across the city    More
Wednesday, August 22, 2012 WW Culture Staff

Scoop: Future Drinking and the Portland Digital eXperience

The Neo Geo of Portland gossip columns.

WEED ’N’ FEED: In what reads like satire but appears to be true, an all-hemp cafe has opened in Portland at 2714 NE Alberta St. Billing...   More
Wednesday, August 15, 2012 WW Culture Staff

Scoop: When Keepin’ it Real Goes Viral

This gossip will show you its tax returns.

LASER MOMS: For months, Menomena has been angling to give its forthcoming record, Moms, the laser treatment. However, to craft a laser...   More
Wednesday, August 8, 2012 WW Culture Staff

Scoop: Ducking the Duke and Rocking the Rock

Gossip so good everyone thinks it’s doping.

GUNS OF BRIDGETOWN: It seems like monumentally bad karma to steal from John Wayne, but one brazen thief did just that on July 24. The thief waltzed into Movie Madness—the Southeast Portland vide   More
Wednesday, August 1, 2012 WW Culture Staff

Scoop: Shaking Up the Spice Market

An imperial pint of icy-cold gossip.

HUSTLIN’ SPICE: If you frequent cheapie pizza joints, you may have noticed new spices popping up like dandelions all over the east side. Wesley Milleman has really hustled his Radical Brand Co   More
Wednesday, July 25, 2012 WW Culture Staff

Scoop: Craig Thompson Wins an Eisner

Gossip straight from the Gotham Gazette.

INKY GLORY: Portland graphic novelist Craig Thompson won an Eisner Award for “Best Writer/Artist” for his epic 2011 tome Habibi. Presented at San Diego...   More
Wednesday, July 18, 2012 WW Culture Staff

Scoop: Market Forces

Henceforth, let today be known as Gossip Day.

BREAKING BEARD: Last month, a deal was finally inked for the planned James Beard Public Market. The giant indoor market, named for Oregon native and foodie hero James Beard, would look something   More
Wednesday, July 11, 2012 WW Culture Staff

Web Design for magazines