The dream of the 1890s is alive in Portland.
The dream of the 1890s is alive in Portland.
Internet, Madame George. Madame George, Internet.
The amendment, challenged by same-sex couples in the state, “cannot withstand a federal constitutional challenge under any standard of review,” Attorney General Ellen Rosenblum says in a court filing Thursday.
Shark attacks are rare, but they do attack.
Hello, welcome to Intercourse.
Don’t get too attached to shark-fin soup, Delaware.
Featuring a gorgeous music video shot in all 185 of Oregon’s state parks, Benedict Cumberbatch’s dramatic reading of the new R. Kelly song, and what happens when you ask kids to draw what love looks like to them.
After a coach at Oregon’s Corbett Middle School refused to change the location of a party at Hooters, he lost his job. “It’s unfortunate because he did a good job as a coach,” the school’s athletic director told BuzzFeed. “It didn’t need to happen if he just changed the party’s location.”
Good luck, Mac users.
“Oregon agencies must recognize all out-of-state marriages for the purposes of administering state programs,” the state’s chief operating officer wrote in a memo to state agencies.
The arrest of Jim Bisenius, founder of $3 billion hedge fund Common Sense Investment Management, rocked Portland’s close-knit finance community.
Meet Buttons, an adorable orphaned beaver who is being cared for by Farasyn Farm’s Wildlife Rescue in Oregon. She’ll be released back into the wild when she’s old enough, but for now…
An Amber Alert has been issued in Oregon and Washington for a 16-year-old girl and her 8-year-old brother who may be with a man suspected of a homicide in Southern California. UPDATE: Amber Alert extended to Nevada.
An Amber Alert for two missing San Diego County children was extended to Oregon, Washington, and Nevada on Wednesday after a car they may be traveling in was spotted in southern Oregon. The kids were allegedly kidnapped by James Lee DiMaggio and may be in a blue Nissan Versa with license plate number 6WCU986.
It’s the Rose Bowl of babies.
Sunshine? What is that?
Today’s Forecast: f*#king rain.
“For us, it’s all about equity and fairness,” said county board Chairman Jeff Cogen.
Well over 1 million views at this point. The recent social media attacks on the Steubenville Rape victim prompted a University of Oregon student to make a PSA with the simple message, “Real men, treat women with respect.” At 26 seconds long, this video is short and to the point. BRAVO, Samantha Stendal.
He saw a video about it on YouTube.
I thought this was a free country!
A friendly PSA from the Oregon Dental Association about brushing your teeth set to the tune of “Teach Me How To Dougie.”
If I were loathsome, I’d say something like “unbearably cute.” But I think we all know I’m better than that.
Drum roll, please! In a recent interview with Business Insider, The Simpsons creator Matt Groening finally breaks his silence on which state can claim itself as Springfield’s muse. [Oregonian Editor’s Note: Suck it Ohio]
The IFC show “Portlandia” is now even influencing the political conversation in Portland, Oregon. Mayoral candidate Eileen Brady has based a campaign ad off the show, complete with Carrie Brownstein and Fred Armisen look-alikes. (via splitsider.com)
Filmed in the Salmon River Rainforest in Oregon and featuring music by Radiohead, this short film is all kinds of lovely.
I still can’t get over the fact that photos like this have been coming out so consistently from protests in our own country. It’s becoming harder not to become desensitized by it. (via oregonian.posterous.com) View Image ›
Oregon Democrat David Wu has been getting psychiatric treatment since February and and allegedly made a pass at a campaign donor’s teen-aged daughter. Oh, and he’s probably a furry. Do yourself a favor and read more about the new Anthony Weiner at Willamette Week and Wonkette. UPDATE: Under mounting pressure from his own party, David Wu has announced he will resign from Congress. (via wonkette.com) View List ›
If you saw the previous installment of Police Report Theater, then you can hazard a guess. This man was arrested for drunk driving after plowing through the tape of a crime scene in Portland, Oregon. We’ll let the reporter from Fox 12 fill you in on what police found in his car. He was, uh, “driving a manual.” Seriously though…twice in one week? View List ›
The Red & Black Cafe has sparked debate by refusing to serve Police Officers simply because… well.. they’re Police Officers.