During the heady days of the Iraq War, many liberals lambasted the Bush administration for banning images of flag-draped coffins on TV. They believed that exposing the grim realities of the war would surely lead to more protests against it. But as it turn out, such televised images probably ... More >>
Image viaLast week, George W. Bush revealed what he was doing when Barack Obama called with the news that U.S. forces had found and killed Osama bin Laden:"I was eating soufflé at Rise Restaurant with Laura and two buddies," Bush said..., according to an ABC News contributor who attended the eve ... More >>
7:15 p.m. Friday, June 18. Cicero's, 6691 Delmar Boulevard, University City.
5 p.m. Saturday, June 13. Pop's, 401 Monsanto Avenue, Sauget, Illinois.
I just can't envision myself, you know, the big straw hat and a Hawaiian shirt sitting on some beach. Particularly since I quit drinking.- President George W. Bush at his final press conference, 1.12.09This is the most self-aware statement our soon-to-be former president has ever uttered. Not only b ... More >>
As expected, President Bush vetoed the farm bill. However, the bill passed both the House and the Senate with enough votes to override a veto. (AP) Even record crop production won't bring down food costs, according to a new UN report. (Guardian) Last week's immigration raid on an Iowa slaughterhou ... More >>
An update on the story from today's Morning Brew: A clerical screw-up meant President Bush vetoed a different version of the farm bill than what Congress passed. It might require a revote on the bill. (CNN) -Ian Froeb
April saw the largest one-month rise in food costs in the U.S. since 1990. (Washington Post) The Bush administration and the International Monetary Fund disagree over the role of biofuels in rising food costs. (AP) The House passes the farm bill with a veto-proof majority. President Bush objects t ... More >>
www.bestuff.com A group of twenty-three senators have sent President Bush a letter requesting more funding for food safety. (Reuters) Think drinking diet soda is helping you conserve calories? Think again. (CampusProgress.org) The WIC program is getting healthier. (Houston Chronicle) -Ian Froeb
President Bush wants the FDA to have the authority to force the recall of contaminated products. (Forbes) www.mercola.com A debate about what foods should be labeled "natural." Chicken injected with water or broth? Anything with high-fructose corn syrup? (AP) Rahodeb's retirement is offi ... More >>
Well, I'll be gosh-durned. Our favorite story has gotten W's attention. President Bush today issued an executive order creating a "high-level government panel" to examine how to improve oversight of food imports. Secretary of Health and Human Services Michael Leavitt will head the panel. (CNN) May ... More >>
Controversial docu-drama imagines a post-Bush scenario.
Week of July 13, 2006
Downtown Restaurant Week is so yummy, you'll want to dine out six nights in a row
We raise a glass to everyone's favorite Thanksgiving spirit, imagine Tofurky dinner at the White House and eat one hundred T-ravs. Plus: Where in the world is Floyd Crues?
Unreal witnesses debate history (well, from a tent outside), learns guerrilla postering tactics and asks the tough questions about adult diapers; plus, this is the month to celebrate two of our most favorite things!
Ministry's Al Jourgensen gets political, Black Heart Procession talks facial hair, and Minnie Driver loves us (yay)!
Kerry may have given up on Missouri, but musicians haven't
A black-owned St. Louis advertising firm is stirring the political pot
Silver City plants a shrub where it wants to dig up a Bush
Want to battle Bush yourself? Check this out!
MCs get ready to spit lyrics at the president
Week of August 4, 2004
Michael Moore goes Bushwhacking in Fahrenheit 9/11
Nude dancers, pot smokers and hip-hoppers register to oust Dubya
He seems pretty proud to be one
Week of April 30, 2003
Protesters say pens are for sheep, not Bush critics
Week of March 19, 2003
GOP attacks Carnahan in the name of togetherness
Ashcroft deserves a better role in the Enron scandal
The 20th Ward delivers for the Democrats, then gets dumped
Why we shouldn't test public schools in a vacuum
Hazelwood schools blocked apartments to protect test scores
Cardinals owner Bill DeWitt Jr. has a knack for making money without risking his own. Meet the guy who wants you to cough up $250 million for a new stadium.
Supremes' credibility isn't helped by report of O'Connor's craving Arizona
From the boredom of the Florida marathon, presenting the Chaddys
The presidential candidate is a late arrival to the nation's health-care crisis
Our fair city is overrun by presidential contenders; plus, other St. Louis follies and foibles
Following the greenbacks as Missouri gears up for Super Tuesday
South Carolina's favorite Missourian blesses the Bush