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  • Blogs

    October 20, 2014

    77 Things I'd Rather Do Than Listen to a 77-Song Wilco Rarities Box Set

    I have an issue with Wilco. It's a personal beef. My problem is this: Wilco is considered a Chicago band and the band members encourage this bullshit fallacy. Wilco is from St. Louis, goddamnit. See also: Wilco Creates Thunder at LouFest, Dedicates Song to Bob Reuter: Review, Photos and Setlist

  • Blogs

    October 29, 2010

    Mexican Coca-Cola No Different from U.S. Version?

    ​A story on Time (via Gawker) this morning landed with a virtual thud in the very depths of my soul: Scientists claim to have found no proof that Mexican Coca-Cola, beloved of food snobs and hipsters, contains cane sugar. But according to Time, a recent study that analyzed sodas found that M ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 22, 2009

    2009 in Review: March

    ​​The world as Gut Check knew it ended in March when we launched our Twitter account. Really, things have never been the same around these parts. The rest of the month after the jump.

  • Blogs

    October 19, 2009

    Throwback of the House: Please Don't Make Me a Pepper, Too

    Robin Wheeler​I don't have a problem with occasional soda-based cooking. My mom's made beans with Dr Pepper for years, and I don't think I've found a chocolate cake better than Coca-Cola Cake. So when Kelly gave me a copy of 1965's Cookin' with Dr Pepper, I didn't think I'd find anything Throwba ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 9, 2009

    The Best of Gut Check: Ian vs. the Corn Refiners Association

    Wikimedia CommonsWhile Gut Check is on vacation, enjoy highlights from the past two years.Silly me, thinking I could share my desert-island fantasies without any consequences.In last week's review of Taqueria el Jalapeño, I wrote the following:It won't surprise regular readers of this column to lea ... More >>

  • Dining

    February 25, 2009
  • Dining

    February 14, 2007


    $1.39 (estimated)
    Arrived via media kit

  • Calendar

    March 30, 2005
  • Calendar

    January 14, 2004

    Brawl's Well

    That ends well

  • News

    October 22, 2003

    Strike Three

    Managers park semis, regulars get crabby and allegations fly

  • News

    October 30, 2002

    Hard Ride

    Bulls, broncs and the blunt wisdom of Ray Cox challenge the cowboys and weekend warriors of the Lazy C Rodeo School

  • News

    July 11, 2001

    All the Kings' Horses

    The Busches, the Orthweins and other St. Louis royalty get down and dirty playing polo. It's the passion that grounds their lives.

  • Music

    January 5, 2000


    The Talking Heads' David Byrne once again reinvents himself, this time as an ambassador of Latin American music