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      Kat Gardiner

      Kat Gardiner

      At the age of 13, Kat Gardiner decided to live her life in a way that would lead to the best possible story. She took acid too young. She lost her virginity on a motorcycle. She got married by Elvis. She still shoots film. She now writes for Vice.

      By Kat Gardiner May 6 2013

      Irrelevant Interviews - TacocaT

      This past week, everyone in Portland, Oregon, (including myself) has been experiencing the best thing in the world: extreme global warming. True, in a few years, April and May will probably yield 100-degree weather and cancer. But it's been sunny and a da…

      By Kat Gardiner May 6 2013
      By Kat Gardiner Apr 16, 2013

      Olympia’s Grand Jury Resistors Speak

      In a rather harrowing act of modern civil disobedience, Matt Duran and Katherine "Kteeo" Oleknik refused to rat on their friends' political beliefs after being scooped up by the FBI after May Day protests last year in Seattle. They spent five months in pr…

      By Kat Gardiner Apr 16, 2013
      By Kat Gardiner Feb 25, 2013

      Irrelevant Interviews - Jeffrey Lewis

      Irrelevant Interviews is a new column by Portland-based writer and director, Kat Gardiner. Kat used to do this column for the Pacific Northwest weekly, 'Willamette Week,' but now she's doing it for us because we're cooler. Her first interview is with writ…

      By Kat Gardiner Feb 25, 2013