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  • Blogs

    October 24, 2011

    Now at Wash. U.: A Butter Churning Club?

    The three founding members of WUChurn (l-r), Sean Wang, Jeremy Winer and Zach Kaufman, demonstrate the fine art of butter-making.​One night last spring, three dorm-mates at Washington University had one of those ideas that seems absolutely brilliant if you've been up very late studying: Why no ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 8, 2011

    BPA's Effects Are Underestimated, Mizzou Study Says

    BPA can be found in common plastics such as the ones used to make water bottles.​What's that in your hand? A Dasani bottle? Are you eating out of Tupperware as you read this? If the answer to any of these questions is yes, you might not want to read about a recent study conducted at the Univ ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 29, 2010

    Best of Blowback: Top 10 RFT Reader Responses

    This one's for you, dear readers.​ In honor of this year's Best of St. Louis issue, which hits the street today (woohoo!), we at RFT wanted to honor a different kind of "best" -- the best contributions from you, our readers. In the last year, your comments have made us laugh. They've made us cry ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 26, 2010

    PartyLite Smackdown: So-Called Barbecue Leads to $2 Million Lawsuit

    ​If you thought Tupperware-style direct sales parties were all fun and games, guess again. A lawsuit filed in federal court this week argues that a St. Louis woman should pay $2 million for damages incurred by a barbecue she held in her home -- claiming she invited colleagues from one direct- ... More >>

  • News

    July 28, 2010


    Read a penetrating chapter from former Phoenix New Times investigative reporter Terry Greene Sterling's book: ILLEGAL: Life and Death in Arizona's Immigration War Zone

  • News

    June 30, 2010

    An Immigrant's Heart

    To survive the ordeal of escaping Guatemala, Julia needed a big Heart. But not this big.

  • Blogs

    June 3, 2010

    Christopher Lee of Cafe Ventana, Sanctuaria and Chuy Arzola's, Part 2

    This is part two of Robin Wheeler's Chef's Choice interview with Christopher Lee of Cafe Ventana, Sanctuaria, and Chuy Arzola's. To read part one, click here. Part three, a recipe from Chef Lee, will be available soon. Robin Wheeler​Did your family cook when you were a child? If so, what mea ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 15, 2009

    The 48-Hour Sneak Project

    Fernando de Sousa, Wikimedia Commons There's an essential difference between discipline and morality, even when one is sneaking food into the movies. As I've discussed in previous posts, sneaking has its own ethics and its own style, a code less concerned with slavish devotion to rules than the cur ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 23, 2009

    The Sneak: The Sneakcratic Dialogues

    Fernando de Sousa, Wikimedia Commons Dara Strickland is a leading expert on sneaking food and drink into the movies. She reports on her exploits for Gut Check (from an undisclosed location) every Monday.One of the most famous portions of Plato's Republic is the Allegory of the Cave, a purported dia ... More >>

  • News

    August 6, 2008
  • Blogs

    September 27, 2007

    Kitchen Nightmares: Dillons

    RFT editorial intern Jeanette Kozlowski is a big fan of bad-boy British chef Gordon Ramsay. Each week she'll recap the latest episode of Ramsay's new FOX series Kitchen Nightmares. If you've ever been nervous about eating at an empty restaurant, this second installment of Kitchen Nightmares will c ... More >>

  • Music

    May 2, 2007

    Homespun: Various Artists

    Sound (52nd City)

  • News

    June 14, 2006

    Snake Penis Envy

    Unreal uncovers the sexy side of snakes, digs for dirt on Pauly Shore and meets a local blogger who almost bowled a perfect game. Almost.

  • Film

    February 1, 2006

    Tupperware (2004)

    Week of February 2, 2006

  • Calendar

    August 3, 2005


    (Original Pampered Chef)

  • News

    October 13, 2004


    Unreal witnesses debate history (well, from a tent outside), learns guerrilla postering tactics and asks the tough questions about adult diapers; plus, this is the month to celebrate two of our most favorite things!

  • Film

    July 14, 2004


    Deadpan irony is the rule in this triumphant high school geek comedy

  • News

    April 21, 2004
  • Dining

    February 5, 2003

    Waiting for Good

    You may have to cool your heels first, but a meal at Cummel's is worth it

  • Film

    April 3, 2002

    Film Openings

    Week of April 3, 2002

  • Dining

    November 21, 2001

    Warm Comfort

    Richard Perry returns to St. Louis in time to provide cozy, homey winter meals

  • News

    October 4, 2000

    Anatomy of Desire

    A St. Louis dominatrix instructs the uninitiated in bondage, domination, sadomasochism, masters, slaves, dungeons and other pleasures and pains