Jerry Schlichter

  • Blogs

    September 17, 2012

    How The Onion Hit On an Interesting Truth About Entrepreneurship in St. Louis

    The funniest jokes, we submit, expose uneasy truths. Behold this gem from the venerable spoof paper, The Onion, that went up on Friday: At first, you think they're skewering St. Louis as some kind of entrepreneurial backwater. But that's not why WE laughed.

  • News

    March 13, 2002

    Hell Hath No Fury

    The good ol' boys at Rent-A-Center raise a white flag -- they're licked

  • News

    February 27, 2002

    Nasty Boys

    The women screwed by Rent-A-Center are threatening to take the company to the cleaners. But Ernie Talley and the rest of his Texas bubbas are trying to have the last laugh.

  • News

    September 6, 2000

    Letters to the Editor

    Published the week of September 6-12, 2000

  • News

    August 30, 2000

    True Believer

    Craig Heller sees the future of downtown -- and it works