• Blogs

    January 8, 2013

    St. Louis: The 23rd Drunkest City In America

    We didn't make the top five, ten, fifteen or even twenty, but hey, we weren't left out altogether. According to the Daily Beast, St. Louis ranks 23 in its study and list compiling the 25 "drunkest cities" in America in 2012. Maybe we're a skosh too sensitive, but we're sort of offended by our ranki ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 14, 2012

    [UPDATED] Joe's Cafe, an Underground Music Venue, Cited by the City

    Updated at 2 pm with comment from Christman's publicist.Joe's Cafe -- a private club and concert space in the Skinker-Debaliviere neighborhood -- was cited by the Excise Division during a show Thursday night on the charge that it lacked the proper permits. Located at 6014 Kingsbury Avenue, the venue ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 6, 2012

    Which St. Louisans Have the Strongest Livers?

    It's no secret that folks in the St. Louis region like to throw a few back from time time. Sometimes every day, in fact. We live in a beer town, and many of us are quite proud of that piece of our cultural heritage, thank you very much. But is it possible to split up the alcohol-consumption demogra ... More >>

  • Music

    January 12, 2012

    The Lawrence Arms

    8 p.m. Thursday, January 12. The Firebird, 2706 Olive Street.

  • Blogs

    December 13, 2011

    New Study Finds Link Between Booze, Risky Frisky Business

    Image via​Gut Check nearly fell out of our chair when we came across the headline "Study of the Day: Drinking Alcohol Fuels the Desire for Unsafe Sex." Finally! An explanation why, whenever we mix ourselves up a pitcher of white Russians, we always end up strapped naked to a trapeze hung from an o ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 15, 2011

    Want to Avoid Breast Cancer? Stop Drinking

    image viaThis may not be such a good idea after all.​A new study out of Washington University Medical School shows that women with a family history of breast cancer have a greater risk of developing the disease themselves the more they drink. That's right: Not only do you have to get felt up r ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 15, 2010

    Researcher: InBev Pushes Anti-Booze Program That's Destined to Fail

    ​ St. Louis-based Anheuser-Busch (which is now, of course, part of the InBev conglomerate) has long been a font of carbonated sustenance to college kids across the United States, appealing to thirsty scholars and rabid game-day fans alike. Through i ... More >>

  • Calendar

    March 11, 2009
  • Dining

    December 26, 2007

    Drinks of the Year

    Kristie raises a glass to her favorite drinks of 2007.

  • Dining

    October 10, 2007


    Square One Brewery
    1727 Park Avenue

  • Blogs

    September 27, 2007

    What Can't They Do?

    Tacos al pastor are a fine hangover remedy. -Ian Froeb