Willamette Week - http://www.wweek.com/portland/articles.sec-1430-1-.html Wed, 17 Dec 14 00:00:00 -0700 en hourly 1 Gymania - A side-by-side comparison of Portland gyms http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-18665-gymania_a_side_by_side_comparison_of_portland_gyms.html So you’ve resolved to join a gym. Good for you! But how do you choose which is right for you? Here are the essential facts.]]> Headout: Santa’s Bomb - ADX holds a warehouse sale of homemade weirdness. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-18510-headout_santas_bomb_adx_holds_a_warehouse_sale_of_homemade_weirdness.html Portland’s ADX is a big ol’ warehouse where the Etsy-inclined pay $40 a day to bring their designs into the third dimension using facilities not unlike what you’d find in a high school sho]]> Headout: Sort of Sam - <i>WW</i> exclusive: Sam Adams' endorsement for Portland’s next mayor. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-18616-headout_sort_of_sam_ww_exclusive_sam_adams_endorsement_for_portlands_next_mayor.html OK, so he’s not the mayor, but when singer-songwriter Sam Adams moved to Portland a year ago from Indiana he quickly got used to the confusion.]]> Headout: Old Dogs, New Licks - They said Gary Marcus was too old to learn guitar. He whammied them wrong. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-18717-headout_old_dogs_new_licks_they_said_gary_marcus_was_too_old_to_learn_guitar_he_whammied_them_wrong.html Think you’ve gotta be 14 and full of hormones to learn guitar? Nope, says NYU psychology professor Gary Marcus.]]> Headout: Mental Kombat - How would you fare in Ground Kontrol’s video game quiz show? http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-18659-headout_mental_kombat_how_would_you_fare_in_ground_kontrols_video_game_quiz_show.html Ground Kontrol’s bimonthly Video Game Quiz Show is one of the most elaborate trivia nights in town. Gaming geeks compete on teams—like in a real television game show—using custom-built, li]]>