Gut Check loves us some wine. We want a bottle with bang and a bang for our buck, so every week we will visit a local wine shop, where an expert will recommend a good-value wine priced under $15. We'll drink some and tell you wether we want to continue -- because the only time Gut Check has our nose ... More >>
Deborah HylandCuervo Girls at the Day of the Subterraneo Dead event.Americans have an uncanny knack for commercializing holidays, either by co-opting them (ask any Irishman what he thinks of green beer), or by stretching them out (Christmas decorations in September). Still, when Gut Check re ... More >>
(New albums are typically released on Tuesdays, i.e., today. What can you spend your hard-earned pennies on this week? Find out below.) Marsha Ambrosius' Late Nights, Early Mornings*Marsha Ambrosius, Late Nights, Early Mornings SoundSavvy.com reviewed the former Floetry songstress' latest, s ... More >>
image viaCan we just agree that Hanukkah food kicks all sorts of ass over Hanukkah music? Yes, yes, yes, there's "The Hanukkah Song." Let me tell you about "The Hanukkah Song." It's the Hanukkah version of "Grandma Got Run Over by a Reindeer": amusing the first time you hear it, exponentiall ... More >>
image viaCan we just agree that Hanukkah food kicks all sorts of ass over Hanukkah music? Yes, yes, yes, there's "The Hanukkah Song". Let me tell you about "The Hanukkah Song." It's the Hanukkah version of "Grandma Got Run Over By a Reindeer": amusing the first time you hear it, exponentially ... More >>
These guys donít a give a rip about the candy. Itís all about the plastic dispensers.
We look for a home for Hem, weigh Soulard against folk music and visit the Old School
Help the Contemporary Art Museum celebrate its first anniversary in style
Clinical drug trials offer good money, comfy dorms -- and sometimes even a free buzz. But beware: They're gonna suck your blood like Dracula.
Who bumped Frank "Couch Potato" Weltner from the Internet? Blame it on the Jews.
Week of September 17, 2003
St. Louis Art Fair is #1
A contractual snafu keeps kids from their foster and adoptive parents
The American belief in progress, and the resultant failures, makes for high comedy in Jonathan Franzen's The Corrections
Divided neighborhoods are the likely result of a reworked redistricting bill
Week of May 16, 2001
The St. Louis International Film Festival gets its act together
A pair of retrospectives make intriguing challenges to this standard exhibition form
Wash. U. hosts a retrospective of "100 Boots" artist Eleanor Antin
Home is where they have to take you in. But for the Roma refugees who've come to St. Louis, there's no such place.
Comprehensive coverage of the Eighth Annual St. Louis International Film Festival
The ragtime music made famous by St. Louisan Scott Joplin is appreciated more now than it ever was in the entertainer's lifetime
Fourth annual Jewish Film Festival