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  • Blogs

    March 7, 2014

    St. Louis Inventor Hopes To Dangle His "Nutshellz" In ABC's Shark Tank

    Jeremiah Raber is your typical early-stage entrepreneur. He's invested thousands of dollars out of pocket, works from his basement and struggles to meet demand for his product. Oh, the product? An unbreakable, bullet-proof groin protector called Nutshellz. Raber believes in Nutshellz so fully th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 18, 2013

    SXSW 2013: Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, Phosphorescent, Natalie Maines, Richard Thompson, China Rats and More: Review and Photos

    This happened: Laura Cantrell, a New York-based country singer and songwriter, shared a stage with two friends, Rosie Flores and Kristi Rose, backed by Fats Kaplin and Mark Spencer, two of the finer musicians in a town that, on this or any week, affords some stiff competition. The trio of voices fil ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 21, 2011

    Landmark Theatres Up for Sale

    ​In the market for a couple of movie theaters? Two of St. Louis' prime indie cinemas are apparently on the block. Last night, Bloomberg broke the news that billionaire Mark Cuban is putting his Landmark Theatre chain up for sale. The chain includes the Loop's Tivoli Theatre (the RFT's next-do ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 1, 2010

    Double D Lounge's Tanner Scott: Featured Bartender of the Week

    Welcome to Girl Walks into a Bar, a weekly Gut Check feature that spotlights local bars and bartenders. This week Alissa Nelson profiles Double D Lounge bartender Tanner Scott. Below is a Q&A with Scott, followed by a video of him mixing a Creamsicle cocktail. Alissa NelsonJell-O shots, anyone? Jel ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 14, 2009

    Joe Buck Live, Take 2: Who's Gonna Call Him a Connoisseur This Time?

    si.comBroadway Joe: The man least likely to pottymouth that other Joe‚ÄčThis just in to the Unreal e-mail bag. The second installment of HBO's quarterly Joe Buck Live show's slated for Tuesday, September 22. Per the press release (boldface is ours):In addition to a previously announced live gatherin ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 14, 2009

    Former Rams QB Tony Banks Could Have Saved Dirk Nowitzki a Lot of Trouble

    Via Flickr.The Dallas Mavericks' Dirk Nowitzki.The sad, sad tale of Dirk Nowitzki's relationship trouble just keeps getting worse. It isn't bad enough that the German-born basketball player's girlfriend, one Cristal Taylor (original name Crystal Taylor), was recently revealed as a longtime scam ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 24, 2009

    The 5 Greatest Coach Meltdowns Ever Filmed

    After seeing Jim Calhoun, men's basketball coach at the University of Connecticut, lay into a reporter who asked him about giving back a portion of his salary to help and offset the state's budget shortfall (Calhoun is, in fact, the highest paid state employee in Connecticut), I found myself thinkin ... More >>

  • News

    November 22, 2006

    You Play, They Pay

    How much should it cost Internet radio operators like Jim and Wanda Atkinson to satisfy your cravings for streaming rock & roll?

  • News

    January 11, 2006

    Penis Envy

    Unreal discovers libido-enhancing Sorrelex and finds a local blogger who watched The Exorcist in the creepiest place possible. Plus, Todd Lewis suggests that perhaps we should get off our ass.

  • News

    February 9, 2005


    Handwriting experts, Bosnian profanity and televised breakups: all part of Michael Hetelson's revolutionary vision for indoor soccer in St. Louis

  • News

    October 29, 2003


    Hoop dreams die hard for coach John Campbell and his Sanford-Brown Indians

  • News

    July 2, 2003

    Very Hemingwayesque

    Running with the bulls, and other officially sanctioned behaviors; plus the Brad Cloepfil Death Watch!

  • Culture

    April 10, 2002

    When Online Got Off Base

    Or: How Mark Cuban would have -- and could have? -- saved the music biz