Image viaEarlier this month, Cameroonian filmmaker Franck Hameni traveled to Saint Louis University to screen his documentary The Big Banana. Now, the faith-based organization Partners for Just Trade (2236 Tower Grove Avenue; 314-707-2831) is picking up where Hameni left off by selling dried ... More >>
Image viaNow that Egypt's Hosni Mubarak has finally given in to the masses of brave demonstrators (and military leaders) demanding his resignation, we couldn't help but fantasize about who should follow his example.There are, after all, a ton of terrible dictators out there -- and the world would ... More >>
Ian FroebToo. Much. Action. at the Post Sports Bar & GrillKeegan is out of town for a few days. I will try to fill his boots.Why are the final matches in each group played simultaneously? Not for the entertainment value.In 1982, unheralded Algeria finished group play with two wins and one los ... More >>
Image sourceThe gold is actually foil and there's milk chocolate underneath.The 2010 World Cup is finally here. Well, it's actually in South Africa, but thanks to the modern miracle known as ESPN, the games will be broadcast live at dozens of bars and restaurants in St. Louis.There's nothing quit ... More >>
One reader wants to flush the RFT, another is flushed with pride.
Columbia's True/False Film Festival tops itself. Again.
Les Nubians take one big step forward for humankind
Antoine Fuqua and Bruce Willis lend nobility to brutes
Week of January 9, 2002