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2004 Stories by Paul Friswold

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  • It's Rabbit Season

    published March 24, 2004

    We're living in the Golden Age of Easter Bunnies. Think about it: What does Santa Claus look like? Red suit, white hair and beard, black boots,... More >>

  • SMSS

    published March 24, 2004

    THUR 3/25 Blind dates are never comfortable. Whether they're set up through ads or benevolent (?) intermediaries, simply showing up is,... More >>

  • The Passion Behind the Fashion

    published March 17, 2004

    MON 3/22 When Cheryl Reed was a little girl, all she knew about nuns was that they scared her. "They were all cloaked in black, they... More >>

  • Our Fortunate Son President

    published March 17, 2004

    J. H. Hatfield's 1999 biography of George W. Bush, Fortunate Son, alleges many sordid details of Dubya's salad days, including... More >>

  • Some Strings Attached

    published March 17, 2004

    SUN 3/21 You, sir or madam, should go fly a kite. You can either pick up one of those disposable plastic dealies from that cardboard... More >>

  • Would You Like Dolmas With That?

    published March 17, 2004

    You've seen the signs on parish lawns and thought, "What's up with those Catholics and their Friday fish fries? I'm not Catholic, religious or... More >>

  • Not So Fast

    published March 17, 2004

    Ask twenty people what they think of Khanate, and nineteen of 'em are going to give you a blank look. But that twentieth person's eyes will roll... More >>

  • Probot

    published March 10, 2004

    Joe Carducci, author of Rock and the Pop Narcotic, built his literary ziggurat on a somewhat heretical foundation: If you want Heavy in... More >>

  • Eire Japan Thinks Globally

    published March 10, 2004

    SAT 3/13 Traveling is at the heart of traditional music -- think of the iconic bluesman walking from town to town, selling his guitar... More >>

  • Explore the Interior Frontier

    published March 10, 2004

    If the Magic House had existed 200 years ago, Lewis and Clark would have never left St. Louis. Instead they would have just explored the wonders... More >>

  • Head North

    published March 3, 2004

    Remember that time your girlfriend found out about your secret fetish for doing unmentionable things to Barbie doll heads, and she ran off and got... More >>

  • Brave Captain

    published March 3, 2004

    Charles Lindbergh is returning to town -- all three of him. In the Metro Theater Company's enthralling stage piece Captain Lindbergh's Ocean... More >>

  • Bouton's Balls

    published March 3, 2004

    THUR 3/4 After several years in the broadcast booth, former Yankees pitcher Jim Bouton returns to the printed word with Foul Ball:... More >>

  • I, Henry

    published March 3, 2004

    Henry Rollins, Hank to his friends, "sir" to everyone else, has been a sellout for, what, twelve years now? Ever since that really awful... More >>

  • The Wonder From Down Under

    published February 25, 2004

    Lights! Action! But no camera, just the exuberant dancers of the Sydney Dance Company. Hailing from Australia (and last seen in St. Louis in 2000,... More >>

  • Let's Get Rowdy!

    published February 25, 2004

    SAT 2/28 If your favorite movies are Bring It On and Donnie Darko (specifically, the scene in which dance troupe... More >>

  • You're Getting Very Sweepy

    published February 25, 2004

    Broomball can be thought of as gentlemanly hockey. It's played on an ice rink by two teams of six players whose objective is to score more goals... More >>

  • Sole Power

    published February 25, 2004

    Shoes are the domain of the ladyfolk. Men can collect baseball cards, power tools and electric guitars until said collections number in the triple... More >>

  • The Flying Luttenbachers

    published February 18, 2004

    It is futile for an outsider to write about the Flying Luttenbachers; the creative/destructive genius who powers the band,... More >>

  • Boyz N the Tights

    published February 18, 2004

    The guys of ballet take center stage for a change in a night of edgy dance with a twist of humor -- and a camcorder. See the award-winning, hot... More >>

  • We Want EFX, Y'all

    published February 18, 2004

    Ain't no party like a grown folks party, 'cuz a grown folks party don't stop (at least not until 3 a.m. Friday nights at the Living Room, 1014... More >>

  • Maple Syrup

    published February 18, 2004

    These are the mornings that drag a third grader to the brink of despair. That soft, gray-tinged cold that hangs in the room five minutes before... More >>

  • Pipe Club

    published February 18, 2004

    Could there possibly be an accessory as distinguishing as a pipe? It doesn't just say you're suave; it says you're discriminating. You don't take... More >>

  • Marvelous Marvin

    published February 11, 2004

    SAT 2/14 Marvin Hamlisch is planning a Valentine's Day surprise for his audiences at the Touhill Performing Arts Center (8001 Natural... More >>

  • Un-Cabaret's Ripping Yarns

    published February 11, 2004

    SAT 2/14 Un-Cabaret founder and comedian Beth Lapides says that one of the most memorable moments in the show's history... More >>

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