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  • Blogs

    November 14, 2013

    St. Louis is Safe, We Promise! 5 Steps to Making a Viral Propaganda Video

    St. Louis is a city where children beat immigrants for fun (unless our mayor swoops in and saves them like a superhero). In fact, there's so much crazy crime that we have our own newspaper, the St. Louis Evening Whirl, to cover it with headlines like: "Freaks, Chumps Ravish Da Lou" and "Crazed West ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 15, 2012

    The Ten Best Shows In St. Louis This Weekend: June 15 to 17

    I'm going to level with you, folks: It get difficult coming up with these introductory paragraphs week after week for these show posts, but luckily I just got a "word of the day" calendar to help keep it creative. See if you can guess what today's word is. Now, without further cunctation, here's thi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 14, 2012

    St. Louis Is the Third-Most Dangerous City

    Don't let any of those grumpy old guys tell you America doesn't manufacture anything these days -- no other country in the world cranks out as many internet lists as we do. It's our second-largest industry, after political shouting programs. At any rate, it's Thursday and according to something call ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 28, 2011

    The 10 Most Heinous Crimes of 2011

    2011 marked the end of an era: St. Louis is no longer the Most Dangerous City in America. Not only did our city lose the coveted number-one spot, now held by Flint, Michigan, it slipped to number four! And it looks as though the city's murder rate will decline by 30 percent from 2010. What's going o ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 13, 2011

    St. Louis Dethroned: City Now Ranked 4th Most Dangerous Place in America

    ​Our reign is over. St. Louis is no longer the Most Dangerous City in America, a title it held in '06 and again in 2010. Flint, Michigan, has stolen our thunder to become the new No. 1, according to the latest crime rankings from the always controversial CQ Press.The publisher of crime data statis ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 2, 2011

    Final Death Tally From Joplin Tornado: 134

    Mike MezuelThe tornado that tore through Joplin on May 22 killed 134 people.​It's official.There are no more residents of Joplin, Missouri, on the missing person's list. There are no human remains that haven't been accounted for. The final number of fatalities, attributed to the tornado that tore ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 22, 2010

    Back On Top: St. Louis Named Most Dangerous City in 2010

    ​Updated 11:40 a.m. with response from St. Louis police department. We're No. 1!  Again. After first being named "America's Most Dangerous City" in 2006 and coming in second place last year, St. Louis has once again reached the top. This morning CQ Press released its annual crime rankings com ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 22, 2010

    Forbes Magazine Ranks St. Louis as No. 7 "Most Miserable" City

    Another week, another poll ranking St. Louis as one of the crappiest places to live. This one from Forbes, which is out with its survey of "America's Most Miserable Cities". ​The magazine ranks cities based on a number of factors, including: unemploymenttaxes (both sales and income)commute timesvi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 23, 2009

    St. Louis Moves up Rankings, Now No. 2 "Most Dangerous City"

    ​St. Louis came close to its 2006 title as the nation's "Most Dangerous City", but alas it was not to be this year. Today CQ Press released its annual crime survey, a report which until recently ranked cities under the moniker "most dangerous." Today CQ Press uses the more PC term "crime rank" to ... More >>

  • Music

    November 18, 2009

    Whitey Morgan and the 78's

    9 p.m. Friday, November 20. Off Broadway, 3509 Lemp Avenue.

  • News

    September 16, 2009
  • Blogs

    April 2, 2009

    Interview Outtakes: Marshall Crenshaw

    In this week's paper, Roy Kasten chatted with legendary songwriter Marshall Crenshaw, who's playing tonight at Off Broadway. The show starts at 8 p.m., tickets are $15 and it's an evening with -- meaning there are no openers and it's all Marshall, all the time. Get there on time! Here are some ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 25, 2008

    Photos: Life in the "Fourth Most Dangerous City"

    St. Louis, ranked the "most dangerous city" in America in 2006, is now fourth on the list that's published by an independent firm criticized for its methods.On Monday, RFT photographer Jennifer Silverberg documented some of the people working and living in the "fourth most dangerous city in the coun ... More >>

  • Film

    September 15, 2004

    Days of Future Passed

    Sky Captain zooms back to a tomorrow that never was

  • Film

    June 23, 2004

    George of the Bungle

    Michael Moore goes Bushwhacking in Fahrenheit 9/11

  • Calendar

    August 1, 2001

    On Tap

    Most of the world's top tap dancers are gathering in St. Louis for the 10th annual All That Tap festival

  • Culture

    May 24, 2000

    Inside the Soap Box

    Michael Moore gets out of his La-Z-Boy to find The Awful Truth

  • Calendar

    September 8, 1999


    David Judd, UM-St. Louis prof and co-author of The Tourist City, wants St. Louis to be linked by more than just highways between sports palaces and shopping malls