Thanks to the war on tobacco, it’s no harder to get a
joint than a good stogie in this town. While so much of Portland’s diet
is bacon-based, and food carts will soon be allowed to pour $2 wel
With the 1973 release of his now-classic debut, Sold American, singer-songwriter Kinky Friedman emerged with a fully-formed, wholly unique Jewish cowboy persona—soo-ee generis, as it were. Hilariously offensive ditties like the bigot-baiting "They Ain't Makin' Jews Like Jesus Anymore" and feminist-feather-ruffling "Get Your Biscuits in the Oven and Your Buns in the Bed"— which earned him ...