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2003 Stories by D.J. Wilson

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  • Slayer

    published August 27, 2003

    Bert Walker is shuffling off to Budapest -- and not a moment too soon. Compared to the political struggle that's about to unfold in his... More >>

  • The Worst of D.C.

    published July 16, 2003

    The slogan "WWJD?" is on bracelets, sweatbands and T-shirts. When faced with a tricky real-world choice, the Christian thing to do is to ask "What... More >>

  • Demolition Man

    published July 9, 2003

    Editor's note: A correction ran concerning this story; see end of article. Bill Roberti wants to know what would happen to the... More >>

  • Don't Go There

    published May 21, 2003

    All that was missing was the shark-attack background music from Jaws. "The downtown-revitalization group Metropolis... More >>

  • Foul Ball

    published May 14, 2003

    A career win-loss record of 530-295.In sports parlance, that's a .639 winning percentage. And it would be the envy of any baseball manager. Joe... More >>

  • He Can't Blight City Hall

    published April 9, 2003

    For sale: Two-story office building. 30,000 square feet. Prime property with large conference room, plenty of parking. Location convenient to... More >>

  • Overdone Berger

    published April 9, 2003

    The schmoozefest held last week at the Starlight Roof, atop the Chase, for the St. Louis Post-Dispatch's new tag team of... More >>

  • Best Shot

    published March 26, 2003

    Philip Klevorn doesn't have to search for a reason to love the rule that requires St. Louis police officers to live within the city limits. All he... More >>

  • Keeping Up With the Jasarevics

    published March 5, 2003

    The meeting is over, but Bob Dimitrijevich still wants to make a point. Cans of Budweiser and discount diet cola are being passed around after the... More >>

  • Weather Vane

    published February 26, 2003

    Dick Gephardt, the milkman's son, had barely finished his "It's the economy stupid, part deux" speech, announcing his presidential candidacy, when... More >>

  • Static Freefall

    published February 5, 2003

    The lead-in to Karen Carroll's announcement last week that she was resigning as general manager of KMOX-AM had the usual promos about how the... More >>

  • Parochial Concerns

    published January 15, 2003

    On a cold December night, about 50 concerned parishioners and parents file into the basement of St. Pius V school at South Grand Boulevard and... More >>

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