Today's comment of the day comes in response to Nicholas Phillips' scoop about anarchists targeting small businesses on Cherokee Street, tagging their walls and disabling security cameras.The post has inspired a raging (and quite interesting) debate, with this recent comment from reader "Libertarian ... More >>
Over at the Columbia Daily Tribune, columnist T. J. Greaney has composed a strange tribute to Robert Bolivar DePugh, leader of an anti-Communist militia group (or a domestic terrorism cell, depending on your point of view) called the Minutemen. DePugh died June 30 in his basement apartment, beneath ... More >>
For the third time in 15 years, Billy Joel and Elton John have teamed up with their dueling pianos co-headlining tour. It's a fool-proof idea, really, and therefore no surprise that it drew a near-capacity crowd to the Scottrade Center last night. Both men have racked up dozens of hit songs and sol ... More >>
7:30 p.m. Sunday, May 4. Sheldon Concert Hall, 3648 Washington Boulevard
Beatles trump dictatorship in the U.S. premiere of The Concert.
8 p.m. Friday, October 26. Pop's, 1403 Mississippi Avenue, Sauget, Illinois.
A shy St. Louis poet pens subversive detective stories set in his communist homeland.
8 p.m. Wednesday, October 4. Lemp Neighborhood Arts Center, (3301 Lemp Avenue)
7 p.m. Tuesday, June 13. Creepy Crawl (412 North Tucker Boulevard)
Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m. March 3 and 4. The Pageant (6161 Delmar Boulevard)
Thursday, February 16, 8 p.m. at Pop's (1403 Mississippi Avenue, Sauget, Illinois)
Week of June 29, 2005
Nixon in China takes minimalism to the max
Week of February 4, 2004
Week of January 21, 2004
Week of January 14, 2004
Harper Barnes pens a long-overdue biography of one of St. Louis' most fascinating citizens
At the Gates, a gripping showdown is bungled by a love triangle
Published the week of September 13-19, 2000
U.S. policy boosted the Taliban into power, and reluctance to anger Afghan ally Pakistan helps keep them there
He was a godless communist journalist in Afghanistan -- so they took his eye, cut his ear and splashed acid all over his body. Now he is safe in St. Louis. But still burning.
St. Louis author Qiu Xiaolong's new book is as much an examination of social and political upheaval in Chinese society as it is a mystery novel
The phrase "red ink" takes on an entirely new meaning, courtesy of a Maoist publication
Co-written and directed by Goran Paskaljevic
Directed by Wu Tianming
He has been an advisor to Mikhail Gorbachev and Boris Yeltsin. He's renowned internationally as a journalist and scholar. And he has been a highly popular visiting professor at Webster University. So why is Nikolai Zlobin looking for a job?