Regal Cinemas Announces Movie Subscription Service

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Regal Cinemas Announces Movie Subscription Service
by Erik Henriksen

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Regal Cinemas has announced “Regal Unlimited,” a movie subscription service that, for between $18 and $24 a month, will allow moviegoers to see “as many movies as you want, as many times as you want, whenever you want, wherever you want,” along with offering a few additional perks.

The move follows the protracted demise of the popular subscription service MoviePass—and the resultant scramble by corporate theater chains to figure out a pricing method that can Read More

Good Morning, News: Mueller’s At Bat, 9/11 Responders Get Health Coverage, and RBG is Alive

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by Alex Zielinski

Stay up to date on Portland news and politics. Looking for fun? Here are the best Things to Do in Portland today.

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Good morning, Portland!

IT’S MUELLER TIME Yer boi Robert Mueller is in the midst of testifying before Congress. Mueller’s telling it like it is, and Republicans are already getting salty. Here’s the synopsis you’re looking for:

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The 30 Best Things to Do in Portland This Weekend: July 26-28

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by Mercury Things to Do Staff


Jump to: Friday | Saturday | Sunday

Friday, July 26

JAW: A Playwright’s Festival
Every summer, emerging playwrights are selected from a competitive pool to develop, revise, and debut brand-new work at Portland Center Stage during the nationally appreciated JAW: A Playwrights Festival—all for the low, low cost of zero dollars to you. As a sneak peek at new theater creators making cool shit, JAW is more than worth your time. Throw in air conditioning and you’d be … Read More

The Hilarious South Side Starts Tonight on Comedy Central, and You Shouldn’t Miss It

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by Ned Lannamann

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We need to talk about Detroiters.

The Comedy Central series was unceremoniously canceled in 2018 after two brilliant seasons, during which it owned the crown of funniest show on TV. Starring Sam Richardson (whose Richard Splett was the funniest character in Veep) and Tim Robinson (who has since gone on to make the funniest thing on Netflix, the sketch show I Think You Should Leave), Detroiters was primarily a vehicle for the goofball antics of Richardson … Read More

Cheap, Free, & Fun: The 25 Best Bang For Your Buck Events in Portland, July 26-Aug 1

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by Mercury Things to Do Staff

Division/Clinton Street Fair & Parade
One of Southeast Portland’s favorite haunts is the Division/Clinton neighborhood, who really know how to party! For proof, check out the Division/Clinton Street Fair, which not only boasts a parade, yummy chow, vendors, and a beer garden, but also awesome music! (Sat July 27, 10:45 am, SE 25th & Clinton, free, all ages) WM. STEVEN HUMPHREY

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In addition to their Sunday set at PDX Pop Now!, here’s another chance to see Portland-based … Read More

Sen. Ted Cruz Wants Mayor Wheeler Investigated for Supporting Antifa

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Sen. Ted Cruz Wants Mayor Wheeler Investigated for Supporting Antifa
by Alex Zielinski

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Sen. Ted Cruz—who lives in Texas—is continuing his crusade against Portland in an attempt to rally his base.

Yesterday afternoon, Sen. Ted Cruz sent a letter to Attorney General William Barr and the FBI calling for an investigation into Mayor Ted Wheeler for “violating Oregonians’ civil rights” by showing sympathy toward anti-fascist activist groups (more popularly known as “antifa”).

“You are surely aware that Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler has staunchly refused to deploy and support local … Read More

Once Upon a Time… in Hollywood Review: This Might Be Quentin Tarantino’s Best Movie Since Jackie Brown

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by Erik Henriksen

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Actually, now that I think about it, maybe it’s even better than Jackie Brown?

I know. Crazy! Jackie Brown is 22 years old; Reservoir Dogs and Pulp Fiction came out… however many years before that. And now Once Upon a Time… in Hollywood is here, and it’s right up there with Quentin Tarantino’s best stuff.

In part, at least, that’s because for long stretches, Once Upon a Time doesn’t have the self-conscious, This Is a Quentin Tarantino Film™ … Read More

Little Big Union Loses Vote to Unionize

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Little Big Union Loses Vote to Unionize
by Blair Stenvick

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Little Big Union (LBU), a group of Little Big Burger employees who sought to unionize the Portland-born restaurant chain, lost its union election on Tuesday.

LBU workers announced their intention to unionize back in March, citing low wages, unpredictable schedules, and a lack of transparency around decisions to fire employees as issues they’d work to fix using collective bargaining rights. They said they took inspiration from the Burgerville Workers Union, which became the first federally recognized fast Read More

Portland’s ‘Better Naito Forever’ Plan Will Make Naito Bike Lanes Permanent

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by Alex Zielinski

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The temporary bike lanes that occupy an entire Naito Parkway car lane between the Hawthorne and Steel bridges are about to become a little less fleeting.

According to the Portland Bureau of Transportation (PBOT), construction to make this two-way set of bike lanes (called a “cycletrack”) permanent will begin as soon as next year. Last night, PBOT unveiled some early renderings of what the project, called “Better Naito Forever” could look like. SPOILERS: Read More

Patriot Prayer’s Joey Gibson Accuses Cider Riot Of Attempting to Stifle His Free Speech

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by Alex Zielinski

Joey Gibson speaking at a Patriot Prayer rally.
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Joey Gibson, the leader of alt-right group Patriot Prayer, says a lawsuit filed against him by Portland bar Cider Riot is simply a tool to limit his constitutional right to protest.

In a legal motion filed this afternoon, Gibson’s lawyer James Buchal (who also serves as the chairperson of Multnomah County GOP) argues that his client is the target of a Strategic Lawsuit Against Public Participation (SLAPP), a name for litigation … Read More

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