#Portland

Politics | Seriously???

Portland educators want to strip 'Lynch' from school names. But it refers to a family, not lynching - LA Times

Portland schools want to strip 'Lynch' from school names. But it refers to a family, not lynching

Music | Music

The Decemberists - "5 Songs" [FULL ALBUM STREAM]

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Politics | Liberal "Tolerance"

Leftists Destroy Female Business Owners' Burrito Stand Because They're White | Daily Wire

Two women were recently driven out of business for serving burritos while white. 

Sports | Sailing/Windsurfing/Kiteboarding

Screaming Waters 1990 - YouTube

Windsurfing the Columbia River Gorge in 1990 ... It was the an amazing time to be into this sport and living the windsurfing lifestyle ...which typically mea...

Food & Drink | Food & Drink

These 9 Restaurants Serve The Best Wings In Oregon

Just about everyone can agree that there are few things more appetizing than a plate of juicy, saucy, perfectly-cooked chicken wings. There are certain restaurants that have a particular knack for the art of wings—and

Sports | NBA

Sources: Terry Stotts agrees to extension with Trail Blazers - Yahoo Sports

From Yahoo Sports: Stotts is guaranteed just under $5 million a year over the next three years, with a team option for 2019-20.

Sports | NBA

Lillard headlines Blazers' shooting outburst in Game 3 win | Ball Don't Lie - Yahoo Sports

From Yahoo Sports: Damian Lillard's playoff career-high 40 points lifted the Blazers to a very impressive win that cuts the Warriors' series lead to 2-1.

Sports | NBA

Warriors’ defense, Klay Thompson take over fourth quarter, earn Game 2 win – ProBasketballTalk

Only one team in this series can crank up their defense enough to  win them games. The Warriors' offense feeds off that stingy defense — with or without Stephen Curry in the lineup, again Tuesday it was without — and the combination can lead to big r

Sports | NBA

Sources: Cavaliers acquire Channing Frye in three-team trade - Yahoo Sports

From Yahoo Sports: Anderson Varejao is headed to the Trail Blazers in the trade.

Entertainment | Culture/Art/Random cool stuff

Willamette Week — Portland News, Movies, Music, Restaurants, Arts

Alternative media for Portland, Oregon. Investigative news and culture. Food, concerts, movies, bars and cannabis.

Sports | Cycling

Velo Cult | Brick by brick since 2006

Sports | NBA

Portland Trail Blazers have growing belief forward LaMarcus Aldridge will leave team in free agency

The Blazers increasingly doubt LaMarcus Aldridge will re-sign with the team, and sources say "there's a 99.9 percent" chance he'll sign elsewhere.

Sports | NBA

Grizzlies hold off desperate Blazers, win Game 5 to finish series | Ball Don't Lie - Yahoo Sports

From Yahoo Sports: Memphis prevailed in a one-sided series, but a much tougher task awaits in the second round.

Sports | NBA

Blazers stave off elimination with 99-92 win over Memphis - Yahoo Sports

From Yahoo Sports: After the final buzzer of their Game 4 victory over the Memphis Grizzlies on Monday night, the Portland Trail Blazers all gathered in a huddle at midcourt and raised their clasped hands skyward. Portland had avoided elimination from the

Travel | Travel

The PDX factor: Portland airport's carpet inspires microbrews, memes and more - CNN.com

Portlanders are mourning the loss of their local airport carpet with tattoos, special-edition beers and T-shirts.

Sports | NBA

Sources: Nuggets trade Arron Afflalo to Trail Blazers in 5-player deal

The Blazers will send forwards Thomas Robinson and Victor Claver and guard Will Barton to the Nuggets as part of the deal.

Sports | NBA

Blazers legend Jerome Kersey dies at 52 | Ball Don't Lie - Yahoo Sports

From Yahoo Sports: The forward still ranks among Portland's leaders in many career statistical categories.

Miscellaneous | Interesting Links

Buffing up the Bagdad: McMenamins aims to teach an old theater new tricks

The venerable McMenamins theater-pub has undergone a serious facelift, and prepares to debut its new self to the public with a screening of an Oregon cinema classic.