Is being the wrong kind of brown keeping you down?
Learn to Be Latina has a little something for
everyone. A Missy Elliott dance routine featuring a backflip that
transitions into twerking. A muff-eating puppet. AIDS jokes. The
Macarena. A tende
Progressive-era Portland tried to stamp out juvenile delinquency with a child government. In 1914, Hollywood noticed.
Movie Reviews & Stories
A century ago, Portland faced a terrible
scourge. The city’s newsboys were corrupting the city’s moral fiber.
These inveterate ruffians, who numbered in the hundreds, were known for
Food Reviews & Stories
Ask Kurt Huffman how much his restaurant empire ChefStable
used to spend on bread, and he’ll answer quickly: “A lot.” Bread
markups are notoriously high, and for restaurateurs with a stake i
Normcore Made Portland the Center of the Fashion Universe.
Not so long ago, Portland was a J.C. Penney in the grand
plaza of high fashion, a place where mustachioed lumberjacks and yoga
moms were the most stylish people in town. The city’s tiny cabal of
Say a man dies of AIDS. Now say a friend
collects his blood and bandages and condoms and catheters and makes them
into art. Has this artist crossed the line between creation and
Bushwhacker1212-D SE Powell Blvd., 445-0577, bushwhackercider.com. Noon-11 pm Sunday-Thursday, noon-midnight Friday-Saturday.Today, the idea of opening a cider-only bar seems almost old hat, thanks to
Paymaster Lounge1020 NW 17th Ave., 943-2780. 2 pm-2:30 am daily.You’d be forgiven for being unable to keep the name of this bar straight. After an Austin, Texas, bar called Moonshine sent a cease-an
(NEW!) Pepe Le Moko407 SW 10th Ave., 546-8537, pepelemokopdx.com. 4 pm-2 am daily.For a bar that barely announces its presence—just a plain storefront, the name in cursive on the window—Pepe Le Mo
Atlantis Lounge3552 N Mississippi Ave., 288-3231, mississippipizza.com. 5 pm-midnight Sunday-Thursday, 5 pm-1 am Friday-Saturday.With its low-slung ceiling, windowless walls and stained-glass mermaid