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Jeff Gordon

  • Blogs

    February 7, 2012

    Knock It Out the Park Like Albert Pujols: Top 25 Wale Sports References

    ​Wale is Grandmaster of the sports reference. No musical artist brings as much wit, depth and knowledge to the craft. For instance, in the recently released ode to the former St. Louis baseball hero, "Albert Pujols," Wale slangs this gem: "John Rocker, Atlanta Bravest knows that I'm awesome/ Bett ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 16, 2011

    Lee Enterprises Wants to Cut Post-Dispatch Newsroom

    Paper cuts: Hard to stop the bleeding.​Lee Enterprises is mailing out buyout offers this week to its roughly 150 employees in the St. Louis Post-Dispatch newsroom. The Iowa-based parent company of the St. Louis daily has seen its depressed stock price dip impossibly lower this summer and hopes to ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 11, 2009

    Newspaper Retirees Planning to Protest Post-Dispatch

    ​Post-Dispatch retirees say it's only appropriate that they received news December 7 -- Pearl Harbor Day -- that their former employer planned to stop reimbursing their medical coverage. "A great day for a sneak attack," says one member of the St. Louis Newspaper Guild, who tells Daily RFT that ph ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 27, 2009

    After Shooting Laser at Cardinals, Phillies Fans Beat to Death One of Their Own

    When it comes to fighting, don't mess with the Phillies and their phanatics.​We here at Daily RFT unwittingly entered a war of words a few weeks ago with fans of the Philadelphia Phillies. The battle began innocently enough when we defended a Cardinals fan ridiculed by a blogger in Philadelphia. O ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 6, 2009

    Haven't Seen Your Favorite P-D Byline Lately? Blame the F-Word

    Read this morning on Post-Dispatch reporter Jeremiah McWilliams' beer blog that he wouldn't be posting anything for a whole week. Blame the cost-cutter du jour in the media business: the furlough.I guess I was too preoccupied with other projects to notice that the daily's union, the St. Louis Newspa ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 6, 2009

    The Cardinals' Missing Millions: Gordon Gaffes on Team Payroll in Column

    You know, I ordinarily try to avoid putting too much weight into anything I read about baseball in the mainstream media, non-Derrick Goold division. It just seems like if you want even halfway competent analysis on the sport, you have to look at a baseball-only outlet these days. Not sure why, but t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 31, 2008
  • Blogs

    March 31, 2008

    Live Blogging from the Old Ballyard

    If Jeff Gordon can do it, why can't Unreal? 3:54 p.m.: Having arrived fashionably late -- Unreal is nothing if not fashionable -- we found our spot in the nosebleed section of the press box just in time to see Rick Ankiel put the Cards on the board with a bases-loaded double down the right-field li ... More >>

  • News

    May 16, 2007

    'Tis the Season

    Wait — you actually can get laid on prom night? Unreal investigates!

  • Blogs

    May 14, 2007

    Movin' On Up: Bob Costas Scores a Deluxe Apartment in the Sky

    Last time Bob Costas landed in our blog was back in January when St. Louis Post-Dispatch sportswriter Dan O'Neill took several unprovoked potshots at the broadcaster. If, as we suspected, O'Neill was jealous of the immense fame and wealth Costas has amassed in the sports-media trade, the P-D columni ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 14, 2007

    Movin' On Up: Bob Costas Scores a Deluxe Apartment in the Sky

    Last time Bob Costas landed in our blog was back in January when St. Louis Post-Dispatch sportswriter Dan O'Neill took several unprovoked potshots at the broadcaster. If, as we suspected, O'Neill was jealous of the immense fame and wealth Costas has amassed in the sports-media trade, the P-D columni ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 12, 2007

    Yet Mo' Memos

    Now we're getting down to the nitty and the gritty (after the jump). Post science writer Eric Hand, incidentally, was recently named a finalist for the Livingston Awards, given to exceptional journalists under the age of 35. Fellow Post-ino Jeremy Kohler (no memos on him yet) is also a finalist. -T ... More >>

  • News

    September 21, 2005

    Shiver We Timbers

    Yarr! Unreal's a-searchin' for booty (but, please, not those VH1 Divas Live CDs). Plus, we go gaga over a QVC pitchman and meet a local blogger who needs to get something off her chest.

  • News

    August 31, 2005

    Hire Education

    Do members of the St. Louis Newspaper Guild read the Post-Dispatch?

  • Film

    June 22, 2005

    Car Trouble

    Herbie the Love Bug's back, and he bites

  • News

    May 25, 2005

    Excess Hollywood

    In the season of sequels and Happy Meal toys, 05 may be a pleasant surprise.

  • News

    January 26, 2005

    Lardee's

    Unreal kicks it with a 64-year-old college student, attends a Jell-O-shot-fueled party at the Tri-City Speedway and peruses a local mom's Blog o' the Week; plus, why eat a Thickburger when you can have Butter on a Stick?

  • News

    December 22, 2004

    Attack of the Blog

    A Post reporter is suspended for extracurricular Internet activities

  • News

    August 18, 2004

    Crunch Time

    The demolition derby is still a gas in the nooks and crannies of mid-America

  • Calendar

    May 12, 2004

    This Week's Day-by-Day Picks

    Week of May 12, 2004

  • Calendar

    January 21, 2004

    A Car Is Born

    The St. Louis Auto Show has things that make you go vroom

  • News

    July 26, 2000

    Logan's Run

    The ownership ranks of professional racing are dominated by fast cars and big money. What's a chiropractor from St. Louis doing in a place like this?

  • News

    February 2, 2000

    GOTTA GO BACK TO WORK

    a return to reality after the decadence and delirium of Atlanta

  • News

    May 12, 1999
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