TORRES ON TV: Local comic Shane Torres—who placed second in WW’s Funniest 5 poll last November—will appear on NBC’s Last Comic Standing,
which returns this week after four years off the air.
THURSDAY MAY 22
[MUSIC] Tremors, the debut album
from the South London producer born Christopher Taylor, is no less
confident and well-produced than the remixes of Angel Haze and
We're taking a culinary roadtrip of essential foods from the 50 states... inside Portland. Make your suggestions now.
Hello, U.S. immigrants of Portland! We're talking to you!Over the course of this summer, we'll be writing about essential foods from all 50 states that are available in Portland. We're especially interested in unique foods that were invented in a specific place. And we're asking you, our oft-underappreciated transplants, to pitch us your picks from your home states. Which are pr...
Friday, May 16Afro-Vegan Dinner [FOOD] Bryant Terry will talk about social justice and his Afro-Vegan cookbook blending African, Caribbean and Southern flavors for the vegan crowd, while chef Bradley from Po’shines cooks up tastings from the cookbook. Possible offerings include a roselle-rooiboos drink, dandelion salad with pecan dressing, sweet potato and lima ...
CAVE COD: Paleo-only food cart Cultured Caveman—dedicated to a diet consistent with that of prehistoric people—has filed for a tavern license for its planned brick-and-mortar restaurant in St. Joh
THURSDAY MAY 15
OUT-OF-PRINT AUTHORS PANEL
[BOOKS] What happens when a book goes out
of print? Some have the fortune of being unearthed by a trio of local
writers: science-fiction legend Ursula
"I feel like ironing boards are just surf boards that got practical and gave up on their dreams." —Aaron Weaver “I’m the queen of getting pregnant and then not having babies.” —Kristine Levine “Here’s a life hack for you guys: If you ever need to get your entire T-shirt and counter wet, wash a spoon.” —Tanner Hodgeson “Being sober in a nightclub is like being a journalist ...