When we last checked in with the Heart Attack Grill -- where you can order the almost-10,000-calorie "Quadruple Bypass Burger" (add twenty slices of bacon for just $3.69 more!), fries cooked in pure lard and butterfat milkshakes ("literally pure cream!") -- a diner had suffered a heart attack at the ... More >>
Every now and then, Gut Check puts away our snark and presents a story without comment. This is one of those occasions. A man dining at the Heart Attack Grill, a Las Vegas restaurant that offers "Triple Bypass Burgers" and French fries cooked in pure lard and clothes its waitresses in masturbatory ... More >>
Public Enemy, NWA, Tupac... 79-year-old Velma Fortune, shining a light on police brutality. Updated at 11:30 a.m. to include a statement from McPherson Police Chief Dennis Shaw. Two McPherson, Kansas, police officers snatched the cane of a 79-year-old woman, handcuffed her and dragged her a ... More >>
Got word last weekend that long-time Mississippi Nights/Pageant bartender Tim Mullen died of a heart attack last Friday. He was in his early '50s. Mullen was known for always wearing a Cardinals hat and glasses, and was a 25-year-plus employee of both venues.Courtesy of Vintage Vinyl
Sad news to report about Russ Rankin, a.k.a. DJ Ranx of KDHX and the leader of Dubtronix: He had a stroke and a heart attack last week. To help defray medical bills, stalwart local reggae acts Murder City Players, Youth & Roots and Yard Squad will be performing a benefit show ... More >>
7 p.m. Tuesday, June 12. Pop's, 1403 Mississippi Avenue, Sauget, Illinois.
7 p.m. Wednesday, February 7. Creepy Crawl (3524 Washington Boulevard).
7 p.m. Saturday, June 17. Creepy Crawl (412 North Tucker Boulevard)