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  • So, the Rams Are London Bound?

    published Feb 06, 2012

    ​Perhaps you missed it in the run-up to last night's rather big game, but Jim Thomas over at the Post-Dispatch reported late yesterday that the Rams and the Convention and Visitors Commission are ve... More >>

  • Devon Von Cahill: St. Louis Homicide No. 9; Found in Bullet-Riddled Car

    published Feb 06, 2012

    ​Police responded to a call about a shooting in the 1300 block of Granville Place in the Hamilton Heights neighborhood (above) at 12:25 p.m. on Friday and found an Oldsmobile Intrigue with roughly 3... More >>

  • Roger Goodell Prefers Expansion to Evacuation
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    Roger Goodell Prefers Expansion to Evacuation

    published Feb 03, 2012

    ​NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell was on Costas Tonight: Live From the Superbowl last night discussing the possibility of a team relocating to Los Angeles, and the Ginger Hammer now seems much more pa... More >>

  • Tonight! Strippers, Live and On-Screen!

    published Feb 03, 2012

    ​Never doubt man's ability to adapt -- especially if the adaptation allows him to see naked ladies. Dick Snow, owner of Bazooka's strip club in Kansas City, has finagled his way around Missouri's la... More >>

  • Mizzou's Fan-Made Rally Song Is An Abomination
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    Mizzou's Fan-Made Rally Song Is An Abomination

    published Feb 03, 2012

    I have heard songs by Rebecca Black, Tito Jackson and Rascal Flatts, and I can say without hyperbole that this Mizzou rally song is a million times worse than all of those things combined.It's not jus... More >>

  • Skip Schumaker Rally Squirrel Card Going For $255

    published Feb 03, 2012

    ​The previously mocked Skip Schumaker Rally Squirrel baseball card from Topps is successfully being sold for $255 on eBay. The actual Skip Schumaker card from the same series is going for $1, with a... More >>

  • Missouri Gets a C in Science Education -- And It's One of the Better Students

    published Feb 03, 2012

    ​The Thomas B. Fordham Institute for Advancing Educational Excellence just released its comprehensive State of State Science Standards 2012 report, which grades each state on how it teaches science ... More >>

  • Foster Father Sexually Abused Two Kids In His Care

    published Feb 02, 2012

    ​Mark Daniel Obrien, 40, has been charged with statutory sodomy, child molestation, possession of child pornography and child abuse in conjunction with two boys younger than ten. Both boys were in O... More >>

  • Vote In the State Primary! Or Don't. Whatever, Who Cares?

    published Feb 02, 2012

    ​Missouri's presidential primary is Tuesday, February 7. It's your chance to tell your party who you want to see represent you as president. Except that if you're planning on selecting someone from ... More >>

  • Westboro Baptist Church To Raise Funds for LGBT Equality

    published Feb 02, 2012

    ​As reported earlier, the Westboro Baptist Church has scheduled a protest at Clayton High School on Monday, February 6. The WBC wants to publicly denounce the students and faculty for their inclusiv... More >>

  • Words With Friends Saves Life, Says TV Show

    published Feb 01, 2012

    ​The online word game Words With Friends can do anything, it seems. Humble the mighty? Check. Bring two lonely souls together? Yup. Make me get a cell phone? No, not yet. But it is being credited wi... More >>

  • What's Up With Whats Up?
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    What's Up With Whats Up?

    published Feb 01, 2012

    ​Today is the day of reckoning for Whats Up magazine. Earlier this month, Whats Up's founder and main main Jay Swoboda appealed to the public for moral and financial support. Without both, Swoboda p... More >>

  • Mouthbreather Mistakes Actual Bank for Spank Bank

    published Feb 01, 2012

    ​There's a unique rhythm to police reports, one that prizes precision and conciseness more than style. Occasionally, you find one that sheds its "just the facts" cadence and blossoms into blank vers... More >>

  • Mr. Clean Lookalike Has Some Filthy Habits

    published Jan 31, 2012

    ​Jack C. Baldwin, 46, has been charged with predatory criminal sexual assault and aggravated child pornography. The Belleville man was allegedly sending sexually explicit images to the cell phone of... More >>

  • And the Kevin Kline Nominees Are ...

    published Jan 31, 2012

    ​The Professional Theatre Council announced its nominees for the 2012 Kevin Kline Awards last night in person at Tucci & Fresta Trattoria and simultaneously online at its Facebook page. As has b... More >>

  • Lee Enterprises Out of Bankruptcy

    published Jan 31, 2012

    ​Late yesterday afternoon Lee Enterprises officially left behind its bankrupt status. The parent corporation of our own Post-Dispatch, as well as more than 40 other daily newspapers, successfully re... More >>

  • Skip Schumaker's Baseball Card Is Nuts, But Not The Worst Ever

    published Jan 30, 2012

    ​Topps is just screwing with Cardinals fans now. According to Rick Chandler at Off The Bench, Skip Schumaker's baseball card in the forthcoming Topps' Series 1 features Schumaker's right ankle only,... More >>

  • Projected High Today, 68 Degrees, Is Total Bullshit

    published Jan 30, 2012

    ​The National Weather Service predicts a high temperature of 68 degrees Fahrenheit today, which would set a new record high for January 30 in St. Louis (the current record is 67 degrees, set in 1884... More >>

  • Red Light Cameras Are Changing How We Drive

    published Jan 30, 2012

    ​According to statistics the police have gathered during the five years that red light cameras have been operational in St. Louis, 88.5 percent of the drivers who received a fine in the mail are fir... More >>

  • Are We Really This White and Boring?

    published Jan 30, 2012

    The "Shit BLANK Say" thing has almost reached it's endpoint, hasn't it? With every minority combo and regional variation taken, the only option that remains is for people to break it down into indiv... More >>

  • Poets for Dinner

    published January 12, 2012

    Robert Burns is celebrated worldwide for both his original poetry and lyrics, and for his work collecting the folk songs of his people, the Scots,... More >>

  • St. Louis Rams: Leasebreakers?

    published Jan 27, 2012

    ​Stan Kroenke was perhaps so preoccupied with trying to buy another sports team that he neglected to read all the fine print on the St. Louis Rams paperwork. It was recently announced that the Rams ... More >>

  • Shake-and-Bake Meth Becomes Run-and-Gun

    published Jan 27, 2012

    ​Bootheel Drug Task Force investigators were in Steele, MO, earlier this week watching a farm house suspected of being an illegal drug manufacturing operation when a vehicle left. The agents pursued... More >>

  • Are You Ready To Rumble?

    published Jan 27, 2012

    ​Hey, wrestling fans. Hopefully you all read Albert Samaha's profile of wrestling legend Harley Race last week, but if you haven't, here's an incentive.The RFT has two plaza level tickets for this S... More >>

  • Westboro Baptist Church to Protest Clayton High School
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    Westboro Baptist Church to Protest Clayton High School

    published Jan 27, 2012

    ​Suppurating asshole Fred Phelps and his Westboro Baptist Church plan to bring their piquant blend of ignorance, religious hate and general dicketry to Clayton High School for a 30-minute protest on... More >>

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