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    January 6, 2013

    The Tigers Get Two Big Wins...Sort Of

    On a day when they narrowly escaped with a tight and oftentimes frustrating win over Bucknell by the score of 66-64, the Missouri Tigers got another big bump in their own personal standings, by dint of some brilliant Big Ten play and the flat-out byzantine machinations that is the college basketball ... More >>

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    December 6, 2012
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    December 20, 2010

    Four Loko, 7-Eleven

    image viaDrink of the Week is not acquainted with these hipsters, nor do we recognize the beach. But we're betting the Four Loko they've got is the original regular, not the reformulated unleaded.​If you subscribe to that line about living fast, dying young and leaving a good-looking corpse, t ... More >>

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    October 18, 2010

    Frozen Vegetables Recalled for Broken Glass

    Pictsweet has recalled frozen vegetables sold at Walmart and Kroger. Some products may contain broken glass. CNN has the list of product codes to avoid. Campbell's Soup is facing a boycott over halal soups in Canada. The Washington Post reports that blogger Pamela Geller, who was a vocal part of t ... More >>

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    June 7, 2010

    2010 MLB Draft: A Mock Draft You Can Set Your Watch To

    It's Christmas in June! ​Finally, Draft Day is here, and I'm as giddy as a small child the day before Christmas, shaking all the packages and trying to figure out what might be in that really big one with my name on it. Unfortunately, no amount of shaking or clever examination of the boxes is goin ... More >>

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    March 27, 2010

    This Picture Pretty Sums It Up for Northern Iowa

    Photo by Keegan HamiltonTears were flowing Friday night in the Ed Jones Dome​There were a whole lot of Northern Iowa fans on-hand to watch the Sweet 16 last night. The announced attendance in the stadium was 26,377. At least 85 percent of them were wearing purple and gold. (Tennessee had a very ro ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 21, 2010

    Finally, a Naming Rights Story That Really Works

    ​I'm ordinarily not a huge fan of selling naming rights. Selling the rights to the name of a stadium is how we end up with things like Qualcomm Stadium and 3Com Park at Candlestick Point and Great American Ballpark. Of course, that last one sounds okay until you realize Great American is the ... More >>

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    January 23, 2009

    SLU Gets an "Old-Fashioned Butt-Kicking," and Other College Hoops News

    The Billikens' woes on the road continued last night when they were manhandled by Temple, losing 65-40. Tom Timmermann at the Post-Dispatch was in Philly to watch the massacre and came through with some very colorful reporting and this quote from the always-upbeat Bills coach Rick Majerus: ... More >>

  • Calendar

    November 5, 2008

    The Short of It

    Lee K. Abbott comes along

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    July 5, 2008

    Gentleman Auction House Tour Diary, Day Fourteen: Columbus, Ohio

    Venue: High Five Bar & Grill Location: Columbus, Ohio Date: 06.19.08 Other Bands: Ruvane After snoozing the morning away, we felt our tummies growling, so we piled in the van and followed Ahmed down toward the Ohio State campus.

  • News

    April 11, 2007

    Tuskegee Airman Lewis Lynch: An appreciation.

    The lasting legacy of a native son.

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    October 5, 2005

    This Week's Day-by-Day Picks

    Week of October 5, 2005

  • News

    December 29, 2004

    As the Whirl Turns

    St. Louis' crime tabloid is still dishing the dirt after 66 years -- and the cops love it

  • News

    December 15, 2004

    Uncomfortably Numb

    Lethal injection looks painless and peaceful. On Missouri's death row, appearances can be deceiving.

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    September 10, 2003

    This Week's Day-by-Day Picks

    Week of September 10, 2003

  • News

    December 25, 2002

    Behind Closed Doors

    Once open to the world, Missouri's death row is now secret

  • Culture

    November 8, 2000

    Eternal Blame

    A marathon of accusation in Historyonics' Dark Glory

  • News

    February 2, 2000


    A statewide fight over the biggest-ever water-rate-increase request could spill over into St. Louis County