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  1. Hitting the Mute ButtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Pordland Mercury

    "WE TACKLED HIM." The words are indistinct - sort of blurred at the edges, bleeding into one another.

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  2. My, What a Busy WeekRead the original story

    Wednesday | The Pordland Mercury

    If you only remember Norm Macdonald from his time behind SNL 's Weekend Update desk, you're missing out on one of the best stand-up comics around - combining a pitch-black cynicism with surreal, earnest goofiness, Macdonald's both scary smart and one of the funniest guys on the planet.

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  3. Strange WeirdosRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Pordland Mercury

    "PORTLAND ISN'T THE SAME as it used to be," bemoans poet Walt Curtis in Penny Allen's 1978 directorial debut Property.

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  4. In Other NewsRead the original story

    Wednesday | The Pordland Mercury

    In less than a week, the ruling has spurred changes that immigrant advocates have demanded for years.

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  5. A Peter Gabriel Concert Movie Is Screening in Portland TonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Pordland Mercury

    Has anyone been to any of these Fathom Events ? They're basically like Pay-Per-View at the movie theater - one time events that everyone in the world watches live, at the local cineplex.

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  6. Our Blessed Saint of Narcotics?Read the original story

    Tuesday Apr 22 | The Pordland Mercury

    Statues of Jess Malverde are selling like hotcakes in East Portland - as well as aerosols, trading cards, and candles emblazoned with his picture.

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  7. Coloring ContestRead the original story

    Friday Apr 18 | The Pordland Mercury

    Are YOU a frustrated artist? Do YOU think your art is way better than the crap we put on our covers week after week? Are YOU somewhere between the ages of "fetus" and "dead"? Would YOU like to win $200? If YOU answered "yes" to at least three of the previous four questions, then YOU are the perfect candidate for the Mercury 's Easter Coloring ... (more)

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  8. Once More into the FrayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 16 | The Pordland Mercury

    His number's not listed, for starters, and his attorney won't call back when you ask for help reaching out.

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  9. My, What a Busy WeekRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | The Pordland Mercury

    Ahmir "Questlove" Thompson loves music more than you. Hell, the hi-hat-battering luminary behind the Roots might very well love Portland more than you .

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  10. Odd City OutRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | The Pordland Mercury

    We're the only major US city to still use the antiquated "commission" form of government - where commissioners get to make laws and control city bureaus.

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  11. Shootout with Cops Leads to Tense Manhunt in SW; One Officer InjuredRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | The Pordland Mercury

    The first reports, in the wee hours this morning, mentioned something about an armed man running through a neighborhood in Southwest Portland - around SW Capitol and Primrose - and police calling out their tactical unit.

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  12. Tonight in Music: Illmaculate, Mark McGuire, Cult Leader & MoreRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 12 | The Pordland Mercury

    ILLMACULATE, NACHO PICASSO, CASSOW, LOAD B, COOL NUTZ, DJ FATBOY Illmaculate's last Portland show ended in relative disaster.

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  13. What Are You Doing this Weekend?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | The Pordland Mercury

    Alison Hallett: "Tonight I'm going to a puppet slam at Imago, hosted by Beady Little Eyes and Tears of Joy Theatre; I know how "puppet slam" sounds but these are usually really fun.

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  14. Steve Novick Will Look to a Monthly Fee to Solve PBOT's Funding WoesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 10 | The Pordland Mercury

    If there were still any doubts about how city leaders want to inject new money into Portland's underfunded transportation system, they were just obliterated.

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  15. Film ShortsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 9 | The Pordland Mercury

    Best of the Northwest Filmmakers' Festival "Award winners, audience and critical favorites" from the NW Film Center's 40th Northwest Filmmakers' Festival.

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  16. My, What a Busy WeekRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 9 | The Pordland Mercury

    Six Organs of Admittance's Ben Chasny and the Skygreen Leopards' Donovana Quinn have unpacked their acoustic guitars to form New Bums, making eerie but warmly plucked tunes that march along to raggedy beats.

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  17. Birds on FilmRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 9 | The Pordland Mercury

    Vanessa Renwick , The Art Gym at Marylhurst University, 17600 Pacific Highway, Marylhurst, opens Sun April 13, runs Tues-Sun noon-4 pm, through May 17 , free IT'S SHAPING UP to be a good year for artist Vanessa Renwick: She won the coveted Bonnie Bronson Fellowship, an annual award for artists in the Pacific Northwest, and she has a dizzying number ... (more)

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  18. Drawing DistinctionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 9 | The Pordland Mercury

    Clearly, Portland's newest comics and illustration festival has some pretty lofty goals.

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  19. Video Vriday! Ghost to Falco, Big Haunt, Just Lions & MoreRead the original story

    Friday Apr 4 | The Pordland Mercury

    Ghost to Falco are releasing an excellent new album next week - Soft Shield is a record full of mystery and craggy beauty, with shade and light all shuffled together like the wild, cloudy spring sky.

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  20. Is the Furor Over a Sellwood Market Now Turning Toward Kenny and Zuke's?Read the original story

    Friday Apr 4 | The Pordland Mercury

    The Portland-corner of the Internet has been up in arms this week, ever since a video emerged explaining that a soon-to-open market in Sellwood will be operated by a woman, Chauncy Childs, who loudly opposes gay marriage on Facebook and doesn't think the government should be able to dictate who she serves.

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