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Bill Haas

  • Blogs

    April 8, 2014

    Democrat Says Missouri Auditor Asked Him Not to Run; Wanted to Make History Unopposed

    Bill Haas says he realizes this will cost him his friendship with Missouri auditor Tom Schweich. But he says he can't let it go, especially after a recent Politico article about the weakened status of the Missouri Democratic Party. In that article Schweich is quoted as saying he is "pleased that for ... More >>

  • Music

    May 27, 2009
  • Blogs

    December 15, 2008

    Erstwhile Unreal Columnist Wants Back on School Board

    Filing begins tomorrow for the Elected School Board of the St. Louis Public Schools, and guess who plans to be first in line? St. Louis' evergreen political candidate, Mr. William "Bill" Haas. Although he's got degrees from Yale and Harvard, Haas has yet to join his Ivy League breth ... More >>

  • News

    December 6, 2006
  • News

    March 9, 2005

    Slay Bells Ring

    Are you listening? The RFT goes stumping with Francis.

  • News

    February 16, 2005

    Red Letter Day

    A cease-and-desist demand from the superintendent to one of her bosses? It's business as usual at the St. Louis Public Schools.

  • News

    February 16, 2005

    School Ties

    How many city officials send their kids to city schools?

  • News

    February 16, 2005

    Letters

    Week of February 16, 2005

  • News

    February 2, 2005

    Dawn of the Diaz

    Bill Haas trumps other Blog o' the Week possibilities, a white supremacy group loses its power (literally), and we wonder if Hotel Rwanda is OK for kids; plus, everybody loves Einar!

  • News

    December 29, 2004

    News to Muse

    The Year in Review: A Quiz

  • News

    September 29, 2004

    Letters

    Week of September 29, 2004

  • News

    September 22, 2004

    The Spy Who Wasn't

    Unreal dabbles in espionage and gets motivated with Ed McMahon; plus, breaking news from the Department of Not Quite Getting It

  • News

    August 4, 2004

    Jerry Baby!

    We try to track down Jerry Berger, investigate what Carnahan is doing on the Flipside and learn about a Cosmological Flight Machine; plus, Bill Haas dishes the dirt and Unreal gets schooled at a "Rock, Paper, Scissors" tourney

  • News

    July 28, 2004

    WMDs Found at Last!

    Our favorite inanimate objects celebrate birthdays, Russ Carnahan snags the Hefner endorsement, and Silver Dollar City gets political; plus, we find the real WMDs (in St. Charles!) and Bill Haas phones it in

  • News

    July 7, 2004

    Look Away

    Unreal covers it all: Funnylady Kathleen Madigan, a traveling preacher who lacks Judgment and Bob Horner's Fatkins diet; plus, a new sport for extreme St. Louisans!

  • News

    June 2, 2004

    Letters

    Week of June 2, 2004

  • News

    May 26, 2004
  • News

    May 26, 2004

    Who's the Daddy?

    Unreal dials a naughty number (hey, we were duped!), cheers on a local strongman and borrows a page from the Post-Dispatch; plus, Bill Haas signs on as Unreal Advice Columnist

  • News

    January 28, 2004

    Letters

    Week of January 28, 2004

  • News

    January 21, 2004

    Bill's Bills

    The St. Louis school board might have to pony up for the defense in Roberti v. Haas

  • News

    December 17, 2003

    Talking Heads

    Their mouths move when they speak, but is someone pulling the strings?

  • News

    December 3, 2003

    Letters

    Week of December 3, 2003

  • News

    November 26, 2003

    Knockin' 'Em Dead

    Here's how the Board of Education could raise money for St. Louis schools: Charge admission to its meetings

  • News

    October 22, 2003

    Genome Whiz!

    Learn fun things about the humble mole rat, getting busted in East St. Louis and why our city wants to have the blues

  • News

    July 23, 2003

    Blowing Up the Apple

    Week of July 23, 2003

  • News

    July 9, 2003

    Demolition Man

    To save St. Louis public schools, Bill Roberti and his band of hired guns plan to blow things up. Who'll pick up the pieces when they're gone?

  • News

    December 25, 2002

    Splitsville

    The city school board's most reform-minded duo has a nasty breakup

  • News

    June 26, 2002

    Act of Omission

    Educator charged for failing to report alleged sex abuse

  • News

    June 12, 2002

    Cloned Drones

    The Danforth Foundation joins the long march to replace the School Board's "Gang of Four"

  • News

    April 10, 2002

    Mission Impossible

    A walk in the moccasins of Cleveland Hammonds Jr.

  • News

    November 21, 2001

    Board Games

    New school-board members Amy Hilgemann and Rochell Moore wanted to improve public education in St. Louis but ended up suing the district. The gridlock continues, but the schools remain the same.

  • Best of St. Louis

    September 26, 2001
  • News

    August 22, 2001

    Board Games

    New city school-board president, once a critic of the status quo, launches an investigation of two reformers

  • News

    February 28, 2001

    Dead Heat

    Efforts to tie attempted voter fraud to the Bosley campaign haven't stuck

  • News

    February 21, 2001

    White Fright

    The race for mayor is, once again, all about race

  • News

    February 14, 2001

    Put Up or Shut Up

    Candidates must speak clearly about troubled schools

  • Dining

    January 10, 2001

    Southern Comfort

    The Southern Belle Supper Club puts diners at ease with its food and its décor

  • News

    January 3, 2001

    The New Wisdom of Boz

    A chastened ex-mayor says he's sorry and asks for another chance

  • News

    December 13, 2000

    Changing Captains

    Why refinish the deck when the hull's leaking?

  • News

    August 16, 2000

    The Redundant-Component Campaign

    Vote for Gore, vote for Bush -- what's the difference?

  • News

    August 9, 2000

    Lieberman's St. Louis Angle? It's Really a Stretch.

    Published the week of August 9-15, 2000

  • News

    July 26, 2000

    As Mr. Koresh Suggested, God Will Have to Sort That Out

    Last Friday was a big day for Our Town

  • News

    July 19, 2000

    Hand-Me-Down District

    After 32 years, Bill Clay is retiring from his congressional seat. He wants to leave it to his son, but a crowded, eccentric field of candidates is contesting the will.

  • News

    July 12, 2000

    Nothing a Few Thousand Sit-ups Wouldn't Cure

    A candidate for St. Louis sheriff wants things shaped up on his watch; plus, other St. Louis follies and foibles

  • News

    May 31, 2000

    Quit Looking Over My Shoulder

    Local honchos stop the press at a stadium-financing confab; plus, other St. Louis follies and foibles

  • News

    May 3, 2000

    Letters to the Editor

    Published the week of May 3, 2000

  • News

    March 1, 2000

    No Deposit, No Return, Just City Trasher-Type Slobs

    Getting a state bottle-and-can-deposit law on the books seems to be a job for country folks; plus, other St. Louis follies and foibles

  • News

    March 31, 1999
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    March 24, 1999
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    December 30, 1998
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