This might be our most favorite Craigslist advertisement...ever.
"If I just posted a sad little picture with a description, no one was going to pay attention," Nate Walsh, the 28-year-old genius selling his very used car, tells Daily RFT. "I needed it to be as flashy as possible."
So he friggin' ... More >>
Police were called to the 5500 block of Page Boulevard in the Hamilton Heights neighborhood just after 9 p.m. last night for a reported shooting. Witnesses told them two men, both 23-year-old black men, were sitting on the front steps of a house when a group of people drove by in a gold or tan Toyot ... More >>
Oy. Every year I keep hoping for a great return to form, and every single year I am disappointed. The Super Bowl was played yesterday -- you may have heard something about it -- and it turned out to not only be a rematch of the 2008 game between the Patriots of New England and the New York G ... More >>
The Darkness saved Samsung's ad from spiraling down into forgettable territory. Let's be blunt. This year's Super Bowl was dismal for Midwesterners.
Sure, there were exceptions. Transplants from Boston, New York City or New Jersey may have enjoyed the game. Some may have had a rooting intere ... More >>
On Saturday, December 18, the Firebird is hosting a pop-tastic show with Jumbling Towers -- in fact, it's the band's de facto local CD release for the Ramifications of an Exciting Spouse EP -- Jon Hardy & the Public, and out-of-towners Canasta and Elsinore. Tickets are $8 to $10. Now, the Els ... More >>
John HusseyAn elderly St. Louis man with Alzheimer's disease has been missing since about noon, and his family is seeking help locating him.John Hussey, 79, left the Dierberg's in Florissant in his family's four-door, aloe-colored Toyota Camry. Hussey is a white man, 5'9" and 175 pounds with gree ... More >>
Those gas prices are killer!Running on empty in southern Illinois? You might want to avoid filling up at the Mobil station on Kingshighway in Washington Park.After yet another homicide in the gritty East St. Louis suburb, the village's police chief told the Belleville News-Democrat that police "a ... More >>
A full moon always brings out the Ass Clowns.Did you notice it was a full moon earlier this week? How else to explain the bumper crop of Ass Clowns making headlines over the past seven days? You know the rules, vote for the newsmaker whose actions or admissions this week you find to be the most d ... More >>
The Rev. James Patrick Grady pleaded guilty this morning to possession of child pornography.As part of the plea, Grady has agreed to forfeit his Toyota Camry. Seriously. According to court documents, Grady, 58, was employed as the pastor at St. Raphael the Archangel in south St. Louis. Grady was ... More >>
April's cover detailing acceleration issues in the Toyota Prius.Toyota yesterday announced that it would halt the sale of eight models of cars and trucks and recall some 2.3 million vehicles to correct sticking accelerator pedals. Yesterday's announcement follows a somewhat similar recall last fa ... More >>
johnhoffmann.netThe Post-Dispatch is out with an article today on my favorite suburban politician, John Hoffmann. Hoffmann is running for mayor of Town & Country in next Tuesday's election, and one could safely say that he's shaking things up in the notoriously buttoned-down suburb. As we've wri ... More >>