Sam R. Johnson

  • Blogs

    April 19, 2010

    NYT: Mark Twain Was Gifted Editor, Gaping A-Hole

    Image ViaWith a mustache like that, you know Mark Twain meant business.‚ÄčEven if you slept through every single high school English class you already know that Mark Twain is a great American novelist. What you probably don't know -- unless you read this morning's New York Times-- is that the Missou ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 5, 2009

    Homespun: Jason and the Beast, Birth of the Beast EP

     In this week's paper, Christian Schaeffer reviews Jason and the Beast's debut EP, Birth of the Beast. He has this to say:Jason Braun fancies himself more of a poet than a rapper; he makes that much clear with the references found on his debut EP's opening track, "The Beast in the Bookhouse." B ... More >>

  • Music

    February 4, 2009

    Homespun: Jason and the Beast

    Birth of the Beast EP

  • Blogs

    July 18, 2007
  • Calendar

    January 17, 2007
  • Home Entertainment

    July 12, 2006
  • Music

    June 30, 2004

    Golden Oldies

    We talk with the Old 97's, turn up the freedom rock and marvel at Wilco's PR machine

  • News

    July 12, 2000

    Nothing a Few Thousand Sit-ups Wouldn't Cure

    A candidate for St. Louis sheriff wants things shaped up on his watch; plus, other St. Louis follies and foibles

  • News

    March 17, 1999
  • News

    February 10, 1999

    Out of Order

    When the case of a woman who claimed she was fired after refusing sex with her boss came before Circuit Judge Robert H. Dierker Jr., he didn't just issue an order. He let the world know a little too much about his politics and what he thinks about the "de