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Jack Reacher DGAF

by Erik Henriksen JACK REACHER: NEVER GO BACK "This fellow looks friendly! Let's hear what he has to say." Look...
The Portland Mercury  |  06-23-2016  |  Blog Town, PDX

Why Scotland Fackin' Hates Trump: The Movie

by Sean Nelson A still from You've Been Trumped Perhaps during his trip to Scotland in between scouring the record...
The Stranger  |  06-23-2016  |  Slog

Make street food at home with help from a new cookbook by the grilling and drinking collective ManBQue

A few years back I had the pleasure of judging a hot dog competition at Schuba's. Among the competitors were...
Chicago Reader  |  06-23-2016  |  The Food Chain

11 possible sites for downtown bus station

Mountain Metro Transit has narrowed the search for a new downtown bus station to 11 sites in the downtown area...
Colorado Springs Independent  |  06-23-2016  |  Indy Blog

The 20 Best Films Playing in Seattle This Weekend

E.T., Brian De Palma Flicks, Finding Dory, And More Picks From Our Critics by Stranger Things To Do Staff If...
The Stranger  |  06-23-2016  |  Slog

Pork & Mindy’s brings the bacon to Bucktown

"Put a pig on it" could be the motto at Pork & Mindy's, the Bucktown sandwich shop from the Food...
Chicago Reader  |  06-23-2016  |  The Food Chain

BIKETOWN IS HERE... except for the disabled

by Anonymous The city of Portland is launching its' bike share program, BIKETOWN, on July 9, 2016. Nike joined forces...
The Portland Mercury  |  06-23-2016  |  Blog Town, PDX

Why Sound Transit Spends Money on Marketing

by Charles Mudede Tomorrow people! Charles MudedeAs I pointed out a few days ago, only the dimmest form of thinking...
The Stranger  |  06-23-2016  |  Slog

One Day at a Time: Taylor Diddles with Hiddle

by Ann Romano WEDNESDAY, JUNE 15 Now we turn to a question that's kept us up at night: When will...
The Portland Mercury  |  06-23-2016  |  Blog Town, PDX

25 things to do in Metro Vancouver on Friday, June 24

Keep busy with these events...
The Georgia Straight  |  06-23-2016  |  Views

Guest Editorial: To Fight Gun Violence in Washington State, Sign Initiative 1491 at Pride Events This Weekend

by Zach Carstensen Seattle shooting survivor Zach Carstensen argues that if you want to do something about gun violence in...
The Stranger  |  06-23-2016  |  Slog

Sher Vancouver founder Alex Sangha sees LGBT progress in Surrey

Alex Sangha has seen significant signs of social change and growth in Surrey...

Antwon Drinks Tecate, Hangs with PRAYERS Frontman in new Video for ‘Dri-Fit’

Antwon just released a music video featuring Rafael Reyes—frontman for the locally loved, San Diego-based “cholo goth” duo PRAYERS—via Pitchfork.The...
Metro Silicon Valley  |  06-23-2016  |  Activate

Wolf Eyes releases sick new artsy video for smash hit 'T.O.D.D.'

Earlier today, Third Man recording artists Wolf Eyes released an unsettling and hilarious new video for their track "T.O.D.D." The clip...
Metro Times  |  06-23-2016  |  Blogs

Donald Trump Campaigns in the Swing State of Scotland

by Matt Baume This boy is a bottom. Ewais / Shutterstock.com Donald Trump has concluded a week of weird speeches...
The Portland Mercury  |  06-23-2016  |  Blog Town, PDX

Music Video Whatever: The Grifters

Today's Music Video Monday is on Thursday. Forgive me.   On Monday, between finishing up my cover story about Memphis...

Atlanta weekend food events: June 24-26

Wine dinner? Beer tasting?…...

Oakland Coal Vote Days Away — But City Still Hasn’t Released Crucial Study

The Oakland City Council will vote on Monday whether or not to ban coal exports from a proposed terminal in...
East Bay Express  |  06-23-2016  |  Ear Bud

Vinyl, Roadies, and Rock ’n’ Roll on TV

by Ned Lannamann VINYL "Alright, we've been cancelled! Wooooo!" HBOYesterday HBO announced the cancellation of Vinyl, the prestigious and expensive...
The Portland Mercury  |  06-23-2016  |  Blog Town, PDX

2016 Kresge Artist Fellows announced

Kresge Arts in Detroit has announced their Artist Fellows for 2016, in the categories of Film & Music and Live...
Metro Times  |  06-23-2016  |  Blogs

Modern Baseball’s sold-out show confirms pop punk can be inclusive and electric

I’ve said it a million times and I’ll say it a million more. Women are the lifeblood of pop punk...
Pittsburgh City Paper  |  06-23-2016  |  FFW>>

Strawshop's Must-See 9 Circles Asks Who Bears the Real Responsibility for War Crimes

by Rich Smith PFC Daniel Edward Reeves (Conner Neddersen) passing a psychological stone. John Ulman Bill Cain's intimate, powerful, must-see...
The Stranger  |  06-23-2016  |  Slog

Hump Day Heroes: Portland Thorns vs Chicago Red Stars Recap

by Erin O'Regan This just about sums it up. Erin Jean O'ReganA whopping 16,931 fans showed up at Providence Park...
The Portland Mercury  |  06-23-2016  |  Blog Town, PDX

Durham's Blackspace Hosts Fundraising Parties Tonight and Tomorrow

The downtown Durham “hub for Afrofuturism, digital media, and social entrepreneurship,” dubbed Blackspace, is just a couple of days out...
INDY Week  |  06-23-2016  |  Scan

No 'wild and crazy' state golf plans in Buckhead, GBA honcho says

“We’re hearing rumors of all kinds of all kinds of wild and crazy plans. There’s not any wild and crazy...
Creative Loafing (Atlanta)  |  06-23-2016  |  Fresh Loaf

Tillis: I'd Arrest Sit-In Participants "If That's What's Necessary"

Yesterday, Congressman Mark Walker (R-Greensboro) called the House sit-in to force gun control votes organized by Rep. John Lewis (D-GA),...
INDY Week  |  06-23-2016  |  Triangulator

Black Oakland Police Officers Slam Schaaf over OPD Texting, Human Trafficking Scandals

In an open letter released yesterday, the Oakland Black Officers Association accused Mayor Libby Schaaf of unfairly identifying the race...
East Bay Express  |  06-23-2016  |  Ear Bud

Donald Trump Campaigns in the Swing State of Scotland

by Matt Baume This boy is a bottom. Ewais / Shutterstock.com Donald Trump has concluded a week of weird speeches...
The Stranger  |  06-23-2016  |  Slog

Omni gets methodical with 'Wednesday Wedding'

Atlanta indie rockers Omni have released the third single from their debut LP Deluxe, due for release July 8 via...
Creative Loafing (Atlanta)  |  06-23-2016  |  Crib Notes

After a Seven-Year Run, Liba Falafel Is Taking Its Food Truck Out of Commission

When Liba Falafel first started slinging falafel sandwiches and salads in 2009, it was one of a handful of new-school...
East Bay Express  |  06-23-2016  |  Ear Bud

Audit finds City of Vancouver failing to meet FOI deadlines and likely deleting emails

City hall has received a stern talking to from the province’s information and privacy commissioner following an audit of Vancouver’s...

A guide to all the fireworks shows you can see in metro Detroit

What better way to celebrate the abstract idea of our freedom by literalizing a symbol of it? Watch the rockets'...
Metro Times  |  06-23-2016  |  Blogs

Investigation reveals dismal hourly wage estimates for Detroit Uber drivers

A new Buzzfeed investigation based on leaked documents from Uber shows that living the American dream as one of the...
Metro Times  |  06-23-2016  |  Blogs

Pride on the Greensward This Weekend

The folks at Overton Park's Greensward are throwing a Pride picnic on Saturday, June 25th at 10 a.m. Attendees are...

Savage Love Letter of the Day: Good Priests, Shitty Bishops

by Dan Savage In wake of the terrible tragedy in Orlando, I wanted to share with you a positive experience...
The Portland Mercury  |  06-23-2016  |  Blog Town, PDX

Sound Transit Board Sends ST3 to November Ballot

by Heidi Groover Seattle mayor and Sound Transit board member Ed Murray at the opening of a new light rail...
The Stranger  |  06-23-2016  |  Slog

Bobcat Bonnie's adds daily breakfast, outdoor patio

Gastropub Bobcat Bonnie's in Corktown continues to expand its offerings, now with daily breakfast service. Also, just in time for summer,...
Metro Times  |  06-23-2016  |  Blogs

22 free things to do in Detroit this week

O shit waddup, here's another rundown of all the free things happening in the D this week. You're welcome.  Thursday...
Metro Times  |  06-23-2016  |  Blogs

Time and Place: Trump game

During my lunch break I walked over to the Fox Theatre a little while before Donald Trump was scheduled to...
Creative Loafing (Atlanta)  |  06-23-2016  |  Fresh Loaf

New Editions: Pelican Shakespeare Gets a Facelift

Looks like Arthur Miller isn't the only playwright getting some Penguin love this summer. The Pelican Shakespeare line's also getting...

Senator Rodríguez Demands Answers on Flood-Related Oil Spills

In a letter sent to three state agencies on Wednesday, El Paso State Senator José Rodríguez demanded an explanation for...
The Texas Observer  |  06-23-2016  |  La Linea

House Republicans Block Cannabanking Amendment, Proving They Give Zero Fucks About Human Life

by Tobias Coughlin-Bogue Never a good mix. Guns and Money / Shutterstock Congress has been trying to soothe the cannabis...
The Stranger  |  06-23-2016  |  Slog

Fifteen Years After the Murder of Trent DiGiuro, His Killer Is Free

After a years-long investigation and a convoluted legal battle, the conviction of accused killer Shane Ragland was overturned.
LEO Weekly  |  Sarah Kelley  |  07-10-2009  |  Crime & Justice

Access Denied

Systematic statewide abuse of Oregon public records laws thwarts the people's right to know.
Eugene Weekly  |  Alex V. Cipolle  |  05-31-2016  |  Civil Liberties

Secondhand Smoke: Spilling the Beans in 11 Chatty Skits

Perhaps a trifling gag gift like Coffee and Cigarettes is the price we pay for Jarmusch's redoubtable presence; think of your 10-spot, if you're so inclined, as a tithe to his next real film.
The Village Voice  |  Michael Atkinson  |  05-21-2004  |  Reviews