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Cairo (Egypt)

  • Blogs

    September 25, 2013

    A Pizza Story Will Serve Neapolitan Pizza Cooked Up By Two Wash. U. Professors

    Muhammad Alhawagri and Sherif Nasser are not chefs by day -- they both work at Washington University. Alhawagri is an assistant professor and biologist in the Department of Orthopedic Surgery; Nasser is an assistant professor of marketing in the Olin Business School. But by night, food is their pass ... More >>

  • Calendar

    September 12, 2013
  • Blogs

    August 23, 2013

    The Ten Best Shows in St. Louis This Weekend: August 23 to 25

    Long-time editor-in-chief Tom Finkel currently wraps up his last week at Riverfront Times, so here's a Kid Rock send-off. Yeah, why not? OK, but seriously, let's all pay our respects by watching Bob Schneider's new music video. Tom will soon be overseeing the Village Voice's music blog, Sound of the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 31, 2013

    Deer Tick, Bone Thugs-N-Harmony, Ha Ha Tonka and More in This Week's Show Announcements

    Here again: every newly announced show for the week! On page one you'll find a quick list of shows that particularly caught our attention, followed by embedded YouTube videos; there, you can check out some of the artists you may not be familiar with. Page two contains our complete listing of new sho ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 3, 2011

    Comment of the Day: Army Corps of Engineers Like Greek Myth

    ‚ÄčToday's comment of the day comes in response to the Army Corps of Engineers decision to blow up the Birds Point levee south of Cairo. Commenter Mike N. writes: That's one way for the Corps to ensure job security -- build levee, blow up levee, rebuild levee, repeat. It's like a bizzaro Myth of ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 2, 2011

    News from Egypt: The Rocks Have Started Flying

    image via​The Snowpocalypse here may have amounted to just a few inches, but the news from Egypt is really just as bad as you've heard. Daily RFT just got off the phone with Alix Dunn, an American who lives in Cairo and works for an NGO. Dunn wrote her masters thesis on social networking under ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 1, 2011

    Egyptian Hardee's Close Due to Revolution, Not Snow

    image viaHardee's in Cairo.​Another reason to be glad you're in St. Louis today instead of Cairo: Even though there's sleet and snow, you can still go to Hardee's, which remains open, even when other stalwarts like the Courtesy Diner have closed, and warm yourself up with a Thickburger. The B ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 31, 2011

    UPDATE: Mayor, Rest of City Get Ready for Impending Snowpocalypse

    ​Egypt is in total chaos right now, you may have heard. The government has been overturned and there's rioting in the streets. But the Egyptians are way luckier than St. Louisans because even though their country is a shambles, it's going to be 70 degrees and sunny in Cairo tomorrow. And what ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 31, 2011

    Stop Foreclosing on Our Homes! Activist Group Announces "People's Hearing," Tells Banks to Be Ready

    The activist group MORE issued a summons to the banks, accusing them of crimes.​It may not be Cairo, but we've had our share of protesting lately, too. Last Friday a throng of activists assembled at the entrance of the downtown branch of Bank of America in support of foreclosure victims and m ... More >>

  • Calendar

    January 13, 2010
  • Music

    November 29, 2006

    Syl the One

    Sylvain Sylvain of the New York Dolls talks up the glam pioneers' history and fantastic new record.

  • News

    February 15, 2006

    Out of Egypt

    From a long-buried pyramid to the Saint Louis Art Museum: The mysterious voyage of the Ka-Nefer-Nefer mask.

  • Music

    January 25, 2006

    Shabooh Shoobah

    INXS' Garry Beers weighs in on all things Rock Star, Karl Sanders of Nile expounds on Egypt, and B-Sides shakes our Groovethang

  • News

    April 7, 1999
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