Since the Great 2012 Heat Wave (can we call it that yet?) ended last week, it seems like the most logical thing to do, in order to avoid haunting nightmares of being boiled alive, would be to forget it altogether. It seems, though, that some memories are indelible.
We got this letter today from Don ... More >>
Image viaThe world is your oyster...or mussel, shrimp or scallop, if you prefer. This weekend offers up many ways to enjoy food and booze in the Lou, including various seafood fests, Jello shots to help out an RFT staffer in need and a chance to meet zombies at The Heavy Anchor. So go ahead - ... More >>
The first round of the 2011 NFL Draft is in the books, and there's plenty to talk about before round two starts up again tonight. Cam Newton was picked first overall and fellated unceasingly by pretty much everyone with a microphone for the rest of the night. The lockout scared a bunch of teams i ... More >>
A 16-year-old girl is dead following a shooting last night in Mt. Pleasant Park (below) in south St. Louis. According to police, victim Jade Hamilton was parked in a car with several friends around 7 p.m. yesterday when three gunmen approached the group and began firing. Hamilton, of the 3800 blo ... More >>
The high point of Blaine Gabbert's Mizzou career, and one of the few things in this world guaranteed to always cheer me up. As we noted yesterday, Blaine Gabbert will not be returning for his senior season at Mizzou. The Tiger quarterback announced yesterday he will enter the 2011 NFL draft.  ... More >>
One is a fluke. Two is a trend. Three is a problem. I think this sums it up pretty well, don't you? The Missouri Tigers are now sitting on 'trend', following their loss to the Iowa Hawkeyes in the Insight Bowl 27-24. Two years in a row the Tigers have gone to bowl games against ... More >>
Jermaine Money, 25, of the 10000 block of Baron, was found shot to death Friday morning in the McRee Town neighborhood of central St. Louis. St. Louis police report that Money was shot in the head and chest in the 4100 block of Blaine around 2:48 a.m. August 27. He was taken to a local hospital a ... More >>
The Missouri Botanical Garden teams up with the Shaw Neighborhood, infamous for its feuds, to reach across I-44 in an effort to rescue McRee Town. All that's needed are a few miracles and about $50 million.