Last month, following the reelection of President Barack Obama, Gut Check examined five national restaurant chains sticking to anti-"Obamacare" policies. Papa John's chief executive John Schnatter threatened to raise pizza prices and cut employee hours to part-time to side-step paying for health ins ... More >>
In addition to mockery, this sagger would now be subject to fines in Collinsville. Council members representing the Metro East town of Collinsville, Illinois, voted last night to pass the anti-sagging ordinance Daily RFT told you about last week. The law passed by a 3-2 vote and makes it illegal ... More >>
Image viaVote in our saggin' poll!Collinsville councilwoman Liz Dalton has proposed a ban on sagging. Violators could pay a fine of up to $300, with possible community service. Her reason: Several constituents asked her to (according to KMOV), including one family left totally aghast when some s ... More >>
librarianavengers.orgUnreal issues a battle call: All in favor of starting a Hot Librarian ranking, spell Y-E-S!If you thought the decade would end without some national ranking flipping the bird to our fair city, well, you've had your fill of the Christmas Kool-Aid, now haven't you? Party's ... More >>
http://www.flickr.com/photos/rodrigofavera/ / CC BY 2.0A Kansas City pair got sentenced Monday for pimpin' online (so goes the story in the Post-Dispatch). But check out these quirky details -- one of which implicates the RFT ! 1) The gentleman (36-year-old John O. Miller) was using the alias, "B ... More >>
The purple martins in Forest Park are SUPER active right now. In the video here, listen how the birds are so loud that you can barely hear purple martin enthusiast John Miller do his commentary.
Daily RFT exclusive!! The first pair of Purple Martins has finally made it from South America up to Forest Park, according to an e-mail just received from John Miller, our local Purple Martin enthusiast: Have been straining my eyes looking. Finally spotted two purple martins at Probestein Golf Cour ... More >>
I didn't make it to the Pink Galleon over the weekend to try my hand at the new Wheel of Fortune pinball game, but my guess is that John Miller, a.k.a. "JR," still holds the high score. As of Thursday afternoon, that was about 258 million. Miller says he had a good strategy think that day on his wa ... More >>
A small community of pinball wizards keeps the game alive in St. Louis.
One of the Lou's finest female linebackers moonlights as a kindergarten teacher, and Bevinco wants to put the fire under your favorite, most generous bartenders; plus Le Many Moods of Blake Ashby (en français!)
Ratcatcher tells the classic coming-of-age tale, Scottish-style