Portland likes to think it’s especially weird for hosting a naked bike ride. Such rides, which began in either Canada or Spain, depending on whom you believe, have become popular everywhere from Bra
Visiting rural Oregonians beware: the Rose Festival Grand Floral Parade runs through plenty of scary big-city stuff. Here’s the route, from Memorial Coliseum to Lincoln High.
PANHANDLERS LINED UP BY OFF-RAMP
Interstate 5, Exit 302A
Don’t let the humorous signs fool you, every single
houseless person is scary. Best to empty your pockets of cash
immediately upon requ
Ramona is a pain in the ass. We ask, what did Beezus do?
Ramona Quimby is the Portland child-lit equivalent of a Kardashian. She operates in a self-centered bubble and then gets guide-book chapters written about her.Heck, Portland built a life-sized bronze
AMC needs to keep Mad Men alive. Why not a Portland-based reboot?
After seven critically acclaimed seasons, Mad Men
is meandering its way to a close this Sunday. There is little to say
about this show that hasn’t already been said. It’s an engaging look no
This weekend, the Whiskeytown USA
festival will crowd with sulfur-breathed Beavertonites downing
half-ounce plastic shots of God-knows-what whiskey that’s probably
great. But Portland bars a
Portland’s first-ever Cambodian, Laotian and Thai New Year.
In Southeast Asia, the new year isn’t
celebrated until the last rice paddy is harvested sometime in mid-April.
After that comes three days of celebration, from cleansing Buddha
statues in fl