Joseph Streckert

WANDERING critic of just about everything, roving omni-geek.

Neighborhood:
All PortlandPortland


10 NFT Questions:
What I'm listening to:
     NPR, baby!
What I'm reading:
     Something nerdy.
What I believe in:
     The amazing power of humanity's big, squishy brains.
Further contact info:
     Twitter: @josephstreckert

Joseph's Photos


Joseph's Features
Beer Town USA
Portland is a city of beer geeks and brew snobs. With microbreweries dotting the landscape, beer in Stumptown gets a lot more complex than just your standard pilsner. Joseph Streckert takes a look at a few of the reasons that Portland is sometimes called "beervana."   
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Joseph Streckert's Radars Grilled Cheese Grill
Bus O' Cheese
6/8/2010 Restaurants, All Portland — Of the various Portland food carts, the Grilled Cheese Grill on Alberta is by far the most elaborate...

Townshend's Tea House
Alberta Tea Party
6/4/2010 Coffee, All Portland — In Portland's Alberta arts district lies the best tea house ever to be named after a British Chancel...

Portlandia Statue
Portland's Lost Icon
5/31/2010 Landmarks, All Portland — Downtown Portland's Fifth Avenue transit mall has a lot of what you would expect--buses, trains, and...

Pony Club
Shop Local
4/22/2010 Art Galleries, All Portland — As nice as the Internet is (and it is very nice) being able to click through tons of webcomics and a...

The 24 Hour Church of Elvis
Keeping It Weird
4/14/2010 Places of Worship, All Portland — Various bumper stickers and signage in Portland proclaim, in yellow-on-black letters, that residents...

Submitted Listings

Portland
3D Teapot Fountain A fountain cleverly disguised as a mural. Has bubbles.
Acropolis Steakhouse Cheap steak and strippers. The gods would approve.
Alberta Park Northwestern greenery, blocks away from the Alberta art district.
Andy & Bax Sporting Goods Stuff for tree huggers and weekend warriors. Like a cool REI.
Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall Gigantic sign says "Portland," just in case you forgot...