John Milton

  • Blogs

    March 5, 2014

    Twenty Common Things that Annoy Standup Comedians

    Your favorite comedian loves performing for you. What's better than traveling the country, getting on stage and connecting with people? It's a great job if you can get it. But like any job, there's a undercurrent of monotony in what people say or how they act around comedians. It's not that people ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 16, 2009

    Hot-Blooded Karaoke at The Royale

    Jeff Hamilton, emcee and Wash U literature professorTender was the night on Saturday, when patrons of The Royale were treated to a Valentine's Day tongue bath of love poetry karaoke as part of the Observable Readings series. With the bartenders softly placing empties into the trashcan like eggs into ... More >>

  • Calendar

    October 20, 2004

    St. Louis in Verse

    Instead of in chorus

  • Music

    January 23, 2002

    Paint It Black

    Local zine publisher Christina Wojtan crusades on behalf of her passion

  • Music

    June 13, 2001

    Wylde At Heart

    Zakk Wylde's Black Label Society bring their alcohol-fueled brewtality to Ozzfest

  • Culture

    August 23, 2000

    Ruby Read

    In Jack Ruby's America, we see the human face of the assassin's assassin