Willamette Week - http://www.wweek.com/portland/articles.sec-1566-1-.html Mon, 01 Sep 14 00:00:00 -0500 en hourly 1 Market Guide 2014: Local Sauces and Spices - http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-22490-market_guide_2014_local_sauces_and_spices_.html Nong’s Khao Man Gai Sauce AVAILABLE AT: New Seasons, Tarad Thai, Kruger’s, P’s & Q’s.MAKER: Nong Poonsukwattana. (Interviewee: Sam Waxman.) How do you make it? The secret is love. We ]]> Beyond the Badger - YouTube legend Randall made a career for himself post-Honey Badger fame. Now he plays guidance counselor for other memes. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-22448-beyond_the_badger_youtube_legend_randall_made_a_career_for_himself_post_honey_badger_fame_now_he_pla.html In early 2011, a mysterious man, identifying himself only as “Randall,” posted a video to YouTube. A dubbed-over National Geographic segment on honey badgers, The Crazy Nastyass Honey Badger fea]]> List: No Such Thing as “Out of E-Print” - Three things you should know about out-of-print books. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-22542-list_no_such_thing_as_%E2%80%9Cout_of_e_print%E2%80%9D_three_things_you_should_know_about_out_of_pri.html This week, Portland authors Cheryl Strayed, Lidia Yuknavitch and Ursula K. Le Guin, plus Bitch Media Editor Kjerstin Johnson, will gather at the Powell’s in Beaverton to discuss their favorite]]> Sabrosa Barbosa - http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-22419-sabrosa_barbosa_.html Silvia Barbosa asks only two questions when presented with indecisive customers at Sabrosa Barbosa: “Are you a vegetarian?” (No.) “Do you like spicy foods?” (Yes.) If those are your answer]]> Buy Local: Home Slice - Kitchen gear from local companies, including high-end cast iron and American-made china. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-22594-buy_local_home_slice_kitchen_gear_from_local_companies_including_high_end_cast_iron_and_american_mad.html

Luau Wraps sandwich bag

luauwraps.com, $7

Created by two Portland moms who wanted to take reusable cotton lunch bags to the next level, Luau Wraps are a simple, cheap and effective way to haul a sammie to work.

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Peter McGraw & Joel Warner, <i>The Humor Code</i> - Spoiler alert: Comedy is funnier when you’re drunk! http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-22518-peter_mcgraw_joel_warner_the_humor_code_spoiler_alert_comedy_is_funnier_when_youre_drunk_.html A Venn diagram halfway through The Humor Code (Simon & Schuster, 212 pages, $26) merges a circle labeled “Time” and another labeled “$1,272.96 Bar Tab” with the label “Funny.” This]]> Hannah Kent, <i>Burial Rites</i> - A sentence of sorts in Kornsá. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-22426-hannah_kent_burial_rites_a_sentence_of_sorts_in_korns%C3%A1.html Burial Rites (Back Bay Books, 311 pages, $15) is a fictional reimagining of the life of Agnes Magnúsdóttir, a farmhand who awaits execution for murdering her employer in 19th-century Iceland]]> Taking Pride - 80-year-old Dennis Creamer is finally finding a place in the LGBTQ community. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-22672-taking_pride_80_year_old_dennis_creamer_is_finally_finding_a_place_in_the_lgbtq_community.html For decades, Dennis Creamer lived in the closet. A retired Air Force serviceman in north Florida, he was married to a woman he met while serving in Germany, worked as a fish and wildlife biologist]]> William L. Sullivan, <i>The Oregon Variations</i> - Lost on a strange trail. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-22700-william_l_sullivan_the_oregon_variations_lost_on_a_strange_trail.html William L. Sullivan is an essential member of the Oregon literati, author of the most successful series of hiking guides in a state that loves to hike. Ask your friend with a bandanna-wearing yell]]>