Last week Left South Pictures released a new music video for the song "Dana Dew" by Bob Reuter's Alley Ghost. The song is the first single from the group's upcoming EP on Left South Records. The video is only available for a limited time only; we're told it will be pulled from the internet at 11:59 ... More >>
If you've turned on the TV or gone on the internet today, you might know that the Eastern Seaboard is being battered by a freak hurricane, obnoxiously aptly named "Frankenstorm".
Meteorologists and TV newscasters are running out of terrifying things to say about this bad boy, Hurricane Sandy, as i ... More >>
In case you've been living under the proverbial rock, you have likely heard that Hurricane Sandy, also known as Frankenstorm, is bearing down on the East Coast, bringing with her 90-mile-per-hour winds, twelve-foot water surges and snow. Flights have been cancelled. Everybody is hunkering down (exce ... More >>
The invasive plant water spinach is banned in some states — and essential to Asian cooking. In a small village outside Houston, relocated Cambodians are growing and selling it across state lines, up North, out West, hoping to get rich.
A little perspective on this weekend's incoming storm, from the Weather Channel: "Look at the twenty degree difference between Thursday to Friday as a high. That is huge! We're talking about maybe needing a sweater and really, really wanting to be in the air conditioning...a bit of a stormy weekend ... More >>
The U.S. Drought Monitor has posted its latest information on the worsening, uh, drought conditions, and Missouri is wracked. Just look at that map -- it's bad.If you're more of a facts 'n' figures person than a visual one, brace yourself for some grim statistics. 99 percent of the top soil in Misso ... More >>
Art and life co-habitate, informing, imitating, and enriching each other constantly. Each week in Better Living Through Music, RFT Music writer Ryan Wasoba explores this symbiotic relationship.
If I could pick one attitude of mine that would look sweet on a T-shirt or tattoo, possibly in metal font ... More >>
Wikimedia Commons(h/t to Chrissy Wilmes for linking this.) Every so often, a gimmicky Internet site crops up that's legitimately hilarious. Such as When Parents Text, whose tagline is, "small keypads, old hands." The premise is simple: The site collects hilarious text missives from parents ab ... More >>
Yes, it's the end of September and summer vacation season is officially deader than the Cardinals' playoff hopes. But it's never too early to start planning for next year. A couple of University of Missouri professors report that Missourians who are sick of float trips and paranoid about the e coli ... More >>
According to both Weather.com and Accuweather, today's high temperature will be a measly 25 degrees. And it's not even officially winter yet. Think the temperature has to go higher than that? Ask these guys. (Mildly NSFW language)
The unseasonable warmth that was November 2009 has so, so sadly come to an end. It's officially f***ing cold outside.Indeed, December has arrived with a vengeance: forecasters are calling for a high of 37 degrees this afternoon, with strong winds and rain/sleet showers throughout the day, turning to ... More >>