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  • Blogs

    February 6, 2014

    Rumor Alert: Kroenke's Los Angeles Stadium is For Rams and New Soccer Team, L.A. Gunners

    Whispers in the British media say St. Louis Rams owner Stan Kroenke wants to turn his newly-purchased land in Los Angeles into a stadium for both kinds of football. The billionaire sports mogul wants to move the Rams back to California and start a Major League Soccer team called the Los Angeles Gun ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 23, 2013

    The 13 Most Overcooked Food Trends of 2013

    Here are thirteen food trends that have become ubiquitous and shed the sheen of novelty -- now they're just dull and sometimes annoying, in spite of an exciting debut. (To keep things interesting, we've included a few food trends we hope continue into 2014 and beyond. See if you can identify which ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 5, 2013

    How Yogi Berra Could Help Bring a Major League Soccer Team to St. Louis

    Three major international soccer friendlies this year have put St. Louis on the map. Orlando and Atlanta are on deck to be the next cities to host Major League Soccer teams, but St. Louis' recent games featuring big names like Manchester City, Chelsea and the Bosnian and Argentinian national teams ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 4, 2013

    If We're Such a Soccer Town, Why Doesn't St. Louis Have a Major League Soccer Team?

    For a city without a Major League Soccer team, St. Louis has hosted more than its share of international friendlies in the last six months. A sell-out crowd of 48,263 watched Manchester City upset English Premier League powerhouse Chelsea in May, and Real Madrid, helped by playboy Cristiano Ronald ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 6, 2012

    The Super Bowl Commercial Post, 2012 Edition

    ​Oy. Every year I keep hoping for a great return to form, and every single year I am disappointed. The Super Bowl was played yesterday -- you may have heard something about it -- and it turned out to not only be a rematch of the 2008 game between the Patriots of New England and the New York G ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 6, 2012

    The Best Super Bowl Commercials by the Music

    The Darkness saved Samsung's ad from spiraling down into forgettable territory. ​Let's be blunt. This year's Super Bowl was dismal for Midwesterners. Sure, there were exceptions. Transplants from Boston, New York City or New Jersey may have enjoyed the game. Some may have had a rooting intere ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 28, 2011

    Collinsville High Suspends Student for Wearing Rosary

    Warning: Today's special deal on could get you suspended.​Rodrigo Avila, a Collinsville High School sophomore, has been suspended for five days for carrying a rosary. It's not that Avila has been disrupting classes by reciting his devotions, annoying non-Catholics by conspicuous ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 21, 2010

    Justin Bieber, Coming to a Comic Book Near You

    image via​No, he's not coming to a comic book store near you. Well, probably not in person. He'll be there in ink, though, when the "Fame: Justin Bieber" comic book hits shelves this week. And, as we all know, The Biebs lives in all of our hearts as well. Bluewater Productions specialize ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 4, 2010

    Daft Punk, Noel Gallagher and Snoop Dogg in the Star Wars Cantina: Great Juxtaposition -- or Greatest Juxtaposition?

    (Via Pitchfork) Leave it to Adidas to create the best pop culture mash-up advert we've seen in a very long time. A promo for their World Cup campaign splices the famous Star Wars cantina scene with appearances from Daft Punk, Noel Gallagher, Snoop Dogg and David Beckham, among others. According to t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 12, 2009

    Photos: Shaquille O'Neal, Albert Pujols at the Four Seasons

    Photo: Nick LucchesiThe entire press conference was filmed to be included in the television series.​To hype his upcoming reality show Shaq VS., Shaquille O'Neal, the 17-year NBA icon, mixed friendly smack-talk and humble sentiments at the opportunity to face Albert Pujols in a home run derby Thurs ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 10, 2009

    Second Spin: Elton John, Live in Australia with the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra

    Artist: Elton John Album: Live in Australia with the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra From: Vintage Vinyl Year: 1987 Label: MCA Records What it sounds like: A big gay rock opera.

  • Blogs

    February 27, 2009

    International Coach Meltdown!

    Recently, I put together some of my very favorite coaching meltdowns of all time. I was pretty happy with the list, even though there were a few that I simply couldn't include; I wanted to keep it to five, and I am a man of my word. So overall, I thought it was a pretty good list. In the comments se ... More >>

  • News

    June 11, 2008
  • Music

    December 26, 2007

    The Spirit of St. Louis

    Two of the Lou's famous rockers fill us in on their favorites of 2007 — and what the next year holds.

  • Blogs

    September 21, 2007

    Daily Web Crawl

    Your daily guide to what they're whispering about in the next cubicle. HERE www.macleans.caPhotoshop: the only justice in this world.Geezer Butler of Black Sabbath chats with Paul Friswold about everything -- from Mississippi Nights to David Beckham. Ian visits Frazer's Restaurant and Lounge for ... More >>

  • Home Entertainment

    August 22, 2007

    Bend It Like Bowser

    Soccer gets a surreal twist in Mario Strikers Charged.

  • News

    December 20, 2006

    Unreal News Challenge 2006

    Week of December 21, 2006

  • Film

    May 10, 2006

    Unamerican Dream

    Goal! follows an immigrant's pursuit of a European fantasy

  • Music

    March 8, 2006

    Across the Pond

    B-Sides analyzes the state of the Irish-punk scene, talks jazz and shoes with Jamie Cullum and shows you where to download some primo tunes this week