Subject:

Richard Gephardt

  • Blogs

    February 12, 2010

    Ass Clown of the Week: Political Edition

    This week's clowns show their stripes.​With a few exceptions, ordinary folks in and around St. Louis refrained from outrageous acts of jackassery this week. Congratulations.Wish we could say the same of our elected officials. When it comes to questionable behavior, Missouri and Illinois politicos ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 11, 2010

    Former MO Congressman Cashing In on Move to Legalize Online Gambling

    Wikimedia CommonsWelcome to the poker "lobby." We'll start you with $300,000...​The Washington Post published an interesting read earlier this week about Dems in Congress who are gunning to overturn laws that make Internet gambling illegal. Rep. Barney Frank and others want the government to regul ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 5, 2008

    Unreal Presents the Only Endorsement That Matters

    Unreal wants to rock the vote on this Super Tuesday, but we always have trouble making up our mind(s). With all the endorsements flying around, the decision is durn near impossible. Hillary Clinton has the support of Dick Gephardt, the Kansas City Star (on the Democratic side), and St. Louis mayor ... More >>

  • Film

    July 26, 2006

    Missouri Representin'!

    Grass-roots politician Jeff Smith hits the silver screen

  • Music

    December 15, 2004

    Dick's Got the Beat

    We check out Gephardt's iPod playlist, chat with a Blind Boy and listen to the Scared

  • News

    December 8, 2004

    The Lamest Duck

    In his final term, Dick Gephardt goes AWOL

  • Music

    September 8, 2004

    Rock Thee House

    Thee Lordly Serpents mix garage rock with (gasp!) actual songwriting

  • News

    July 28, 2004

    Letters

    Week of July 28, 2004

  • News

    July 28, 2004

    The Absurd Third

    Last-minute campaign shenanigans mark the final days in the race to replace Dick

  • News

    July 21, 2004

    Damn Tall

    Unreal chats with some lovely ladies and gets the scoop from Jay Farrar-endorsed candidate Mark Smith (who's perfectly lovely too); plus, Bill Haas gets a love letter and Unreal heads to court

  • News

    July 14, 2004

    Something Smells

    We find the funk in Branson, ride along with a stunt pilot and check out the STL Zoo's new species; plus, a local Gephardt gaffe

  • News

    June 30, 2004

    If You Wanna Run Cool

    Municipal codes keep fortunetellers, prophets and paupers out of St. Louis, Jeff Smith's campaign violates the time-space continuum, and Bill Haas fights back; plus, if the conversion van's rockin', don't come knockin'.

  • News

    June 2, 2004

    Trolling for Endorsements

    We wake up a Margaret Cho-approved congressional hopeful; plus, Unreal gets the Tiger Beat facts on local car dealers and Bill Haas goes south of the border

  • Calendar

    May 19, 2004

    C'mon, Get Gay and Happening

    Mom and Dad are cool with it

  • News

    February 4, 2004

    Maximized

    Look for local knockout Katina Mitchell at the newsstand (and up on roofs); plus, we're feeling the Joe-mentum and want to see how John Edwards measures up, and Sanford-Brown coach John Campbell gets the kudos he deserves

  • Calendar

    January 28, 2004

    Sound Stage

    The whole thing makes sound

  • News

    January 28, 2004

    Endorsements

    Wait no more: Unreal's presidential-candidate endorsements are in; plus we lament the loss of "Poetry Beat," check in with the lads at Sanford-Brown and wonder if we can get a direct line to God

  • News

    January 21, 2004

    Cowboy Him

    A hometown boy's skills on the open range could win him $25K, Mariano Favazza offers a money-back guarantee, and Unreal gets to the seat of the issue at the new ballpark; plus, won't someone from the STL break the marathon-bowling record?

  • News

    January 14, 2004

    Get Crackin'

    The New Yorker knows that a dry crack is a happy crack, Dick Gephardt can't wait for a slice of peach pie and Blake Ashby phones it in; plus a Sanford-Brown update, dueling Bosnian beauty queens and banter with comedian/shine man Jules Summerville

  • News

    December 31, 2003

    Know News?

    The year in review: A quiz (For answers, see last page)

  • News

    December 17, 2003

    Post Toasties

    Labor troubles and amazing changing headlines at the P-D; plus the updates you've come to know and love -- and the opportunity to belt out some Gephardtian Christmas carols

  • News

    December 3, 2003

    Compliance Techniques & Frosted Tips

    Brian McKenna bares it all, Dick Gephardt runs a new campaign ad, the Sanford-Brown Indians keep up the fight, and Blake Ashby ruminates on Euro-dance; plus, the battle over the Famous Gerber wakes up Grandma

  • News

    November 19, 2003

    Hip-Hop the Vote

    The Kucinich campaign gets some St. Louis spin

  • News

    November 12, 2003

    Gun Ho

    We cover all the major issues, from the concealed-carry legislation to the nifty new coffee lids at Kaldi's; plus, the latest on the Sanford-Brown Indians' winning season (and you still don't know Dick)

  • News

    October 1, 2003

    True Confessions

    We feel our age at St. Charles' new skate park, bare our guilty soul to the Recording Industry Association of America and pay our last respects to another victim of asbestos

  • News

    September 17, 2003

    It Goes Without Saying

    Our mom always told us not to complain, but even she would give us permission when it comes to apathetic politicians, rights-abusing mega-stores and itsy-bitsy cups of custard

  • News

    August 6, 2003

    You Don't Know Dick

    St. Louisans, take some civic pride in Nelly-sanctioned model searches, fire-loving artists, Vespa-ridin' cops and one really underwhelming presidential campaign

  • News

    July 16, 2003

    Trumped

    Dick Gephardt also likes kittens and cross-stitching; Unreal has fun with greed and other mortal sins

  • Calendar

    June 25, 2003

    Taste the Rainbow

    Come out to Pridefest

  • News

    June 25, 2003

    Slick Dick

    Dick Morris pipes up, the Bishops come to town and I-70 gets no respect

  • News

    April 2, 2003

    Not in My Park

    Opposition to a South City rec center may not just be about the color green

  • News

    March 26, 2003

    Ball Talk

    Week of March 26, 2003

  • News

    March 12, 2003

    Back to School

    Week of March 12, 2003

  • News

    February 26, 2003

    Weather Vane

    Gephardt tries to reinvent himself -- again

  • News

    January 22, 2003

    Sign of the Times

    It's all in the family at Engineered Support Systems

  • News

    October 23, 2002

    Double-Take

    Competing nominations bring high-pressure politics to the Century Building -- again

  • News

    October 2, 2002

    The Law's an Ass

    Week of October 2, 2002

  • Best of St. Louis

    September 25, 2002
  • Best of St. Louis

    September 25, 2002

    Best Local Politician

    Richard Gephardt, U.S. Representative, 3rd District

  • News

    May 29, 2002

    Joyce Abusive

    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.

  • News

    September 12, 2001

    More Than Just Race

    Divided neighborhoods are the likely result of a reworked redistricting bill

  • News

    May 2, 2001

    Survivor, St. Louis-Style

    Who'll get voted out when aldermen redraw ward lines?

  • News

    January 10, 2001

    Shut Yer Piehole, St. Louis: We Got It Good!

    To think that most of us didn't know any better

  • News

    November 1, 2000

    Letters

    Week of November 1, 2000

  • News

    August 16, 2000

    Running Scared

    Rally in St. Louis exposes Democrats' weak strategy

  • News

    July 19, 2000

    This Ain't No Party

    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.

  • News

    September 15, 1999

    FLOTSAM AND JETSAM

    Should Jim Hanifan's drunken-driving arrest have led local newscasts?... Trouble in the fine print at the Post.... Is congressional candidate William Federer the best the Republicans can find to run against Richard Gephardt?

  • News

    May 19, 1999
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    March 10, 1999
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    January 6, 1999
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