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    December 3, 2013

    Dr. Dan Flips Pancakes on the Today Show, Rachael Ray Up Next

    Dr. Dan the Pancake Man is movin' on up. After achieving Internet fame via Reddit and Riverfront Times fame (which is the best kind of fame, in our totally unbiased opinion), Dan Drake of Courtesy Diner flipped some pancake artistry on KSDK. After that? Oh, just the Today show. See also: 1-Up Panca ... More >>

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    May 9, 2011

    Lenard Blair on New St. Louis Art Collective Civil Ape

    Diana BenantiNasty Cat Bath performing last night at Civil Ape's studio. ​Last Friday we told you about Civil Ape's fundraiser for the St. Louis Arts Project (SLAP) Conference in conjunction with the weeklong Chautauqua Art Labs. About 125 people gathered to check out design collective Civil A ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 30, 2010

    Augusta Winery on Today, Day Before Yesterday

    image viaA view of a vineyard at Augusta Winery in Augusta, Missouri​A local winery made good earlier this week when it was one of seven selected by Joe Bastianich, son of Italian-American superchef Lidia Bastianich and restaurant partner of Mario Batali, to appear in a Today show segment. Jo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 14, 2009

    Today's Dose of Stupid: Dietitian on Fast-Food "Healthy" Eating

    Via Huffington Post, where the author does a nice job of pointing out how wrong this is, a dietitian on NBC's Today recommends how to eat "healthy" at fast-food restaurants while on the road. My favorite part? When Matt Lauer asks, "What is that?"Visit for Breaking News, World News, and Ne ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 9, 2007

    The Apotheosis of Baton Bob For the second time in a year, video of Baton Bob, St. Louis' bedazzled prodigal son, has surfaced on's free video service. It's no mystery as to why: Baton Bob left town for Atlanta, CNN is headquartered in Atlanta and it's a slow news week. So ... More >>

  • News

    November 23, 2005

    Exercise Is Like Opium

    Unreal visits an anger-management expert. Then, feeling better, we scan the Bargain Box for a money-maker (note: not for shaking) and talk about psychiatrist-patient luv with a Scientologist (oops). Plus: the local blog of an alleged killer.