Rejoice, o pie lovers of St. Louis! Today, January 23, is National Pie Day! Why January 23? Why not the infinitely more logical March 14? (3.14 = Pi = Pie.) Why the hell not? Not that you necessarily need a reason to eat pie, but isn't it nice to have an excuse? Especially during this month of cold ... More >>
The three founding members of WUChurn (l-r), Sean Wang, Jeremy Winer and Zach Kaufman, demonstrate the fine art of butter-making.One night last spring, three dorm-mates at Washington University had one of those ideas that seems absolutely brilliant if you've been up very late studying: Why no ... More >>
(For a review of opener Janelle Monae at the Pageant, go here.)Todd Owyoungof Montreal last night at the PageantSome bands are content to let their music speak for itself in concert, while others like to go all-out in making their show a production. With a stage show involving actors in full ... More >>
It's gonna be a good year
In today's news: the salmonella outbreak, country-of-labeling origin hits a road block, Tom Vilsack on healthy eating and Chinese New Year food shortages.
Are totally celebrating
Visiting a St. Louis stronghold of Chinese cuisine