Harvey Pekar

  • Blogs

    April 8, 2010

    Local News Rodeo: Bunnygrunt, Union Electric, Sex Robots Band Break-Ups

    Firecracker Press​It's time for a local news rodeo! Yee-haw. Bunnygrunt is having what it's calling a Wedge-i-dency every Monday in April at the -- you guessed it -- Wedge, at the corner of Bates and Virginia. "We're using these shows as a chance to work up some new songs in a low pressure -- ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 7, 2009

    Ten Things to Do Under $10 This Weekend, August 7-9, 2009

    This weekend, before you admit defeat to To Catch a Predator reruns, check out these suggestions for having fun on a budget. At least, for two glorious days, you won't have Bossy Bosserson sending you e-mails about the broken copier (because we know how it really broke) or your mother, bless her hea ... More >>

  • Calendar

    August 5, 2009
  • Film

    August 22, 2007

    Bugaboo Confidential

    Life as a young, hot, white, educated nanny in the city sure is a drag

  • News

    June 7, 2006

    Last Year's Model

    It might be the last dance for St. Louis' independent record stores.

  • Film

    November 17, 2004

    Sour Grapes

    A bitter wine freak makes an adorable hero in Alexander Payne's Sideways

  • Culture

    February 11, 2004

    The Hard Sell

    Dallas filmmaker Shane Carruth won Sundance's top honor. what?

  • Film

    December 31, 2003

    The Sorrow and the Pity

    In a year of big-screen sadness, our critics comfort those who triumphed

  • Film

    December 24, 2003

    Forget It

    You saw Paycheck last year...remember?

  • Film

    August 27, 2003

    Stupor Man

    Harvey Pekar wears no costume, but he's a comic-book hero nonetheless