Michael Johnson

  • Blogs

    January 17, 2014

    Police Find Sex Tapes of HIV-Positive Wrestler Michael Johnson Barebacking at Lindenwood

    Looks like there's even more trouble in store for Michael Johnson, the ex-Lindenwood wrestler already facing five felony counts of exposing sex partners to HIV. When the news broke that police arrested Johnson -- known as sexy party animal Tiger Mandingo online -- with knowingly infecting a sexual ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 2, 2013

    SugarFire Smoke House Offers "Government Shutdown" Sandwich Free to Furloughed Feds

    Yesterday, on the first day of the federal government shutdown, SugarFire Smoke House owner Michael Johnson quickly invented the "Government Shutdown Sandwich" and added it to his list of daily specials. "White bread, cheese. THAT'S IT. SUCK IT UP," he scrawled on a piece of white butcher paper. " ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 27, 2013

    Taste of St. Louis: What to Do and Eat

    It's finally here! St. Louis' huge, annual food event, Taste of St. Louis (Soldiers Memorial Plaza, 14th & Chestnut streets), is upon us. Oh, sorry, it's the "Budweiser Taste of St. Louis" this year now that Anheuser-Busch is a big sponsor, but we can't complain about more beer now, can we? All the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 3, 2012

    A Few Olympics Theme Songs As Weird As London's Muse Track

    Allow me to sound like an old person for a minute: Back in my day--which is 1996, the only time I remember being cognizant of an Olympics theme song, because I was nine and didn't know better--the Olympics theme song did not have kitschy theatrical background vocals or an extended instrumental break ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 24, 2010

    Artgasm: This Weekend's Art Openings, September 24 -26, 2010

    This weekend, the Strange Folk Festival upgrades the one-stop shopping experience with two days of indie crafts, music and even books from local authors. Shop for handmade soaps, jewelry and a host of other crafts -- but be sure to stop by the petting zoo for a meet-and-greet with an ... More >>

  • Calendar

    September 22, 2010
  • Blogs

    May 12, 2010

    David Molina of BARcelona Tapas

    ​Chef David Molina of BARcelona Tapas is quiet. When he speaks, it's soft and succinct, an artifact of his intense focus on his food and the job in front of him. "I don't have a lot of time to do much of anything," he says. "This place keeps me really busy. If I do have some free time, I jus ... More >>

  • News

    May 5, 2010

    Amongst Us

    Sheriff Joe Arpaio's reign of terror becomes Arizona policy, thanks to state Senator Russell Pearce and Governor Jan Brewer

  • Blogs

    April 30, 2010

    Rapper Nelly's Cousin Murdered in St. Louis County: Michael Johnson Shot to Death Wednesday

    KPLRMichael Johnson​A man who St. Louis hip-hop star Nelly referred to as his cousin (or, rather his "cuzzen") was killed Wednesday night outside a home in the 8000 block of Nola, near the intersection of N. Hanley and St. Charles Rock Road. Michael Johnson, 36, was shot multiple times while leavi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 5, 2010

    Rod Blagojevich on Celebrity Apprentice: Week Four

    Image source​Friends, for four weeks now, we've been watching Rod Blagojevich together on Celebrity Apprentice. It hasn't always been great -- actually, since every episode is now two hours, most of it is actually pretty damned boring, especially the parts where the celebrities meet the recipi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 22, 2010

    Rod Blagojevich on Celebrity Apprentice: Week Two

    Image source​Two important revelations about former governor Rod Blagojevich from last night's episode of Celebrity Apprentice:1. Blago is still innocent.2. Blago has a thing for balloons.In this week's task, Donald Trump told the two teams to set up storefronts pimping Kodak's exciting new produc ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 15, 2010

    Rod Blagojevich on Celebrity Apprentice: Week One

    Image sourceIs this the face of a guilty man...or a business genius?​Some people who believe they are accused of heinous crimes decide to prove their innocence in court. Other people go on TV reality shows. So two days after Rod Blagojevich's lawyers requested that his court date be postponed from ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 5, 2010

    Blago to Compete on Next Celebrity Apprentice

    It's been years since "You're fired!", accompanied by a cobra-like flick of Donald Trump's right hand, became a national catchphrase, so long, in fact, that Trump has resorted to casting celebrities instead of regular old celebrity-whores on his reality show The Apprentice.But now we may have a reas ... More >>

  • Dining

    May 14, 2003

    Tapas Without Passion

    The wrong location, the wrong vibe for this lively style of dining

  • Culture

    April 3, 2002


    A documentary on the Ronald L. Jones Funeral Home premieres at Webster University

  • Dining

    October 10, 2001

    Miso Hungry

    Clayton's newest restaurant offering has its multiple personalities well in order

  • Culture

    November 8, 2000

    Eternal Blame

    A marathon of accusation in Historyonics' Dark Glory