The Jupiter Hotel will play host this
week to the massive Izakaya pub fest—with representatives of almost
every Portland sake “dining bar” and distiller (not Tanuki, see here)
serving up m
Arbitrage may not be directed by Paul
Verhoeven, but feature-film rookie Nicholas Jarecki so thoroughly
channels the hollow-man ambitions, smug moral posturing and incongruous
As a miserable season ends, the Portland Timbers again gamble on a first-time MLS coach.
Portland Timbers fans have learned one thing for certain about the team’s owner, Merritt Paulson: He’s not afraid to gamble.
He launched the
team’s freshman season in Major League Soccer las
Discriminating sushi fans assert they
would never eat Midwestern sushi, pronouncing it much too far from the
dwindling seas of salmon and snapper. Portland diners, presumably, are a
Who's the weird old person hanging around the packs of high school kids at Portland-area haunted houses? The one who reeks of good coffee and cheap gin? Yeah, that’s a Willamette Week writer out reviewing local haunts for Creeper Crawl 2012. The F...More
Reservoir Dogs is a shut-in child’s
mescaline dream of criminal cool. It is also the film that launched
Quentin Tarantino’s brilliantly infantile oeuvre. The 20-year-old Reservoir is, on one h
With a week left before their signature-gathering deadline, fluoridation opponents announced today they've already gathered 20,000 signatures toward a ballot referendum that would halt the fluoridation of Portland's water. Portland's city council voted unanimously last month to <...
Get off Clint Eastwood’s field of dreams, you damn dirty vegans!
Movie Reviews & Stories
If you wanted to know whether Clint Eastwood yells at
chairs in his new movie, the answer is a resounding yes. He yells at
chairs, bleachers, doors, garages and Amy Adams. He...
Oregon State Rep. Peter Buckley (D-Ashland), co-chair of the House Ways and Means Committee, has today become the highest-level state elected official to endorse Measure 80, the marijuana legalization initiative.In a statement, Buckley wrote:It makes absolutely no sense to me that we continue to waste millions of dollars every year to prohibit adults from making the choice of whether to con...