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Nov. 25 - Dec. 1, 2015

Vol. 25, No. 13
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Robert Rhee

Savage Love

Fresh Air


Taxi Is Simply a Great Film About Modern Tehran

Victor Frankenstein Tries Too Hard to Be Up with the Times

The After-Party Lingers On

Revisiting the Class-Conscious Comedy of Whit Stillman's Masterpiece Metropolitan at 25

Lightning Strikes Twice with Creed

Life, Death, and The Good Dinosaur

I, Anonymous

Trashy Skyscraper

Free Will Astrology

Visual Art

What Happened to This Gourd?

Robert Rhee Makes Surprisingly Amazing Art Out of Humanity’s Oldest Plants

We Saw You


The Hidden Meaning in a 10-Year-Old Short Story in the New Yorker About Thanksgiving

Before You Read This, Go Read "Up North" by Charles D'Ambrosio—Maybe You'll Make the Same Mistake I Did

Food & Drink

Pike Place Market Just Got a New Attraction

At Cheng Biao Yang's Szechuan Restaurant Country Dough, You Can Watch Noodles Being Shaved by Hand


There May Be Harmful Pesticides on Your Pot

Although Legalization Came with Strict Restrictions on Pesticide Use, Washington State Has Yet to Test a Single Nug for Pesticides

Person of Interest: Wimps (the Band)

How Do You Tell a Joke in Portland, Oregon?

You Don't, You Asshole, How Dare You

HUMP! 2015

Announcing This Year's Winning Films—And a Call for Submissions for HUMP! 2016!

Drunk of the Week

Chambong It!