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  • News

    April 10, 2014
  • Blogs

    February 11, 2014

    Ten Fun Facts About the Beatles' Ed Sullivan Debut, 50 Years Ago

    Fifty years ago this week, the Beatles ushered in a new era in pop music and youth culture when they made their first live appearance on The Ed Sullivan Show. While the four lads from Liverpool were still mostly unknown to Americans in 1964, they were already the most hyped rock and roll band in U.S ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 14, 2013

    Video: Woman Won't Stop Singing Whitney Houston, Prompts Emergency Stop in Missouri

    A flight from Los Angeles to New York City made an emergency stop in Missouri last week due to an unruly passenger -- who apparently would just not stop belting Whitney Houston songs. She was reportedly handcuffed and escorted off the plane in Kansas City after she was interfering with the flight ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 10, 2012

    The Five Most Memorable Last Suppers Served Before History's Most Avoidable Disasters

    Yesterday, Gut Check shared our thoughts on the Fabulous Fox Theatre's tasteless $500 fundraising event that recreates the eleven-course meal that Titanic's first passengers ate the night the ship sank. In honor of the iceberg that shortchanged Titanic's maiden voyage, Gut Check has compiled a list ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 18, 2011

    The 10 Most WTF Crimes Committed by Musicians

    ​Surely you have heard the charges made against Coheed and Cambria's bassist, Michael Todd, alleging that he robbed a Walgreens pharmacy before a performance, leaving with multiple bottles of oxycodone and hailing a taxi to the band's performance in Massachusetts. Hilariously baffling? Of cour ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 22, 2010

    Website Ranking Airport Pat-Downs is Curiously Short on Details​We here at Daily RFT were excited to learn about Saint Louis University graduate student Eric Sucher's new website allowing travelers to rank the security pat-downs they receive at the world's airports. Given all the rancor about the Transportation Security Administration and i ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 20, 2010

    Happy Birthday, Eero Saarinen!

    Finnish-born architect Eero Saarinen didn't live long enough to see the completion of his masterwork -- St. Louis' own Gateway Arch. He died in 1961, two years before construction even began.Happy birthday, old chap!​Had Saarinen lived (and lived and lived) he would have been 100 years old today. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 21, 2009

    Eero Saarinen in the Big Apple

    ​The Eero Saarinen exhibit "Shaping the Future" on display earlier this year at Wash. U's Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum is now headed to New York. While St. Louisan like to lay claim to Saarinen for his design of the iconic Gateway Arch, New Yorkers also consider the Finnish architect their own f ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 16, 2008

    Eero Saarinen's Legacy: More from the Man Who Gave Us the Arch

    Ask any St. Louisan who designed the Gateway Arch and he or she might be able to tell you. Then ask 'em to try to name something else Eero Saarinen designed. We couldn't either. Saarinen is, in the words of the curators at the National Building Museum in Washington, D.C., "the ... More >>

  • Film

    June 16, 2004

    Playing on Fear

    Spielberg and Hanks spawn a daring new genre: The post-9/11 comedy

  • Culture

    February 18, 2004

    Fab Film

    Forty years ago, Al Maysles met the Beatles

  • News

    March 1, 2000

    Gremlin on the Wing

    Why TWA keeps losing money and how Carl Icahn keeps cashing in at the airline's expense

  • News

    January 5, 2000


    Kellwood's taking fashion forward by making virtually all our clothes in the Third World. But the St. Louis giant carefully cloaks its operations, its plant locations and its monitoring of labor conditions.

  • News

    July 7, 1999


    Christian rock combines the Lord's message with the devil's beat. Sometimes the result is exhilaration. Sometimes it's god-awful confusion.