Weird and totally real Oregon laws

Have you ever gotten married on an ice rink? Whispered sweet dirty nothings in your lover’s ear? Left a Tupperware of your poo on...

Strange but free places to hang out near campus

Whether you're looking for a quiet spot to kick back with a book or somewhere off the beaten path to check out over the...

Get weird this Halloween

Portland is many things, especially weird. With one of the weirdest holidays around the corner, things are bound to get freaky in the City...

Uncanny cuisine

There’s more to weird food in Portland than just putting bacon on your maple bar at Voodoo. There are some other odd, unheard of...

Keep Portland inauthentic

This past July, the lead singer of Modest Mouse made headlines when he made some less than flattering comments about Portland during an interview....

Keep Portland weird

I’ll admit it, I’m not from Portland, at least not originally. I grew up in Vancouver, Washington, a whopping 20 minutes north of downtown...

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Arts & Culture

Corey Harper’s Homecoming Show Feels Like a House Party

Being at Mississippi Studios this Wednesday night in May is like exploring a parallel universe of what life would have been like if I...

Opinion

Vandalism or artistic volition: drawing the line at graffiti

More accessible and less restrictive than oil paints and canvas, graffiti allows artists to express themselves outside of traditional art practice in an arguably...