Today is Canada Day, which is when Canadians celebrate the Fourth of July. (Sorry about that. I'm pretty sure Dave Barry made the same joke, like, fifteen years ago. It wasn't funny then, either.) At any rate, to honor our neighbors to the north, I decided to feast on some Canadian cuisine. As soo ... More >>
The Mexican takes a look at the biggest cities in the U.S. with the smallest Mexican communities.
A Riverfront Times theater critic gets a critique of his own.
Week of November 2, 2006
Week of October 5, 2006
When Emerson pulls out of this small southern town, it'll leave bitterness and broken promises behind. That's what happens when a marriage ends badly.
Nobody's ever voted for Joyce Aboussie, but the congressman, the governor, the mayor and the county executive don't do anything political without her.
With this presidential debate, the highlights didn't come from Bush or Gore
Ralph Nader tries to derail the corporate-sponsored presidential debates with a lawsuit. Protesters have their own plans to disrupt the Bush-Gore affair at Wash. U.
Ross Perot launched the Reform Party as the voice of the American people. Eight years later, it's a shrill, staticky free-for-all, and the moderates can't get heard.
Will someone from the Reform Party please report to the office?
Radio gadfly and author Jim Hightower discusses his talk show, the fate of the populist movement and the perils of the middle of the road