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  • Blogs

    April 10, 2014

    Music "Festival Style": Now at a Mall Near You, Unfortunately

    If you think summer festivals are mainly about the music, you're naive; they've become one of the year's most highly-anticipated fashion shows. Say what you want about the styles -- the floppy hats and the garlands and those gosh darn spirit hoodies -- but music festivals most certainly have a "l ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 4, 2014

    Bob Dylan's Super Bowl Ad: Selling Out, or Sign of the Times?

    By Erik Thompson The decades-old debate about what constitutes "selling out" in music has grown to become a tired one. The music industry itself has irrevocably changed. Music has become so ubiquitous in advertising, movies, TV, and video games, that drawing any type of line in the taste-making san ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 6, 2014

    "Grillz" Shop Wants to Make STL the Gold Teeth Capital of America

    West Said's original plan for the space on Delmar Blvd. and Hamilton Ave. was to open up a cell-phone store. But then he had an epiphany. "I woke up one day and was like, 'I should make this a grillz shop.' There's cell-phone stores everywhere," Said (pronounced sy-eed) says. Open for about a mont ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 12, 2013

    "Cat in Space": Meet The Two Amazingly Awkward Brothers Who Created the Meme

    What is it about this photo that makes it so likable? Is it the space background? The outfits? The little mustache? The spread-eagle cat butt? Whatever it is, "Cat in Space" went viral after Nick Schleicher posted it online in 2010. After three years of being passed around the Internet, Nick, his ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 25, 2013

    Ultra 2013: Bras as Shirts and Other Top Fashion Trends

    There's something so liberating about going to an event like Ultra Music Festival. Certainly, each year, some looks are more "in" and some are more "out," but there is a lax unity, an agreement, that you can get away with wearing whatever you want. You don't have to fake looking like Alexa Chung, yo ... More >>

  • Film

    January 31, 2013
  • Blogs

    November 9, 2012

    Karlie Kloss and Victoria's Secret Under Fire for "Indian" Runway Lingerie Look

    An outfit worn by Webster Groves-native Karlie Kloss in the annual Victoria's Secret Fashion Show on Wednesday has the company under fire. Kloss strutted down the runway in a Native American-themed ensemble, featuring a feather headdress with tails down to the floor. She looked super hot in it and ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 8, 2012

    Kevin Waida, Alleged Panty Raida, Had 200 Pairs of Panties in a Drawer

    Mizzou's Maneater newspaper reports that an actual college panty raider has been arrested for the theft of an estimated 200 women's panties from the Hatch residence hall. The suspected culprit, Freshman Kevin Waida, 19, was turned in by his roommate after female residents of Hatch had complained tha ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 3, 2012

    M83 at The Pageant, 5/2/2012: Review, Photos and Setlist

    M83 | I Break Horses The Pageant May 2, 2012 The crowd at the M83 show last night was ecclectic. Girls wearing their best Forever 21 skirts, middle aged men and women sprinkled in the balcony and a parade of bros, hipsters and people looking generally out of place. That's what happens when there is ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 29, 2011

    The 10 Stupidest Crimes of 2011

    Yesterday's list of the 10 Most Heinous Crimes of 2011 may have made you want to weep for the evil of humanity. Today we bring you the 10 Stupidest Crimes of 2011 in and around St. Louis (listed in order of dumb to dumber), which may also make you want to weep, but this time for stupidity. Or you ma ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 8, 2011

    UPDATE: Karlie Kloss Naked

    image via​Update December 8: Vogue Italia has since removed the top right photo from its website because, according to the website Fashionista, it's been turning up on pro-anorexia websites as "thinspo," or inspiration for not eating. Over at Jezebel, fashion writer (and former model) Jenna Sa ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 19, 2011

    Pregnant Lady Assaults Victoria's Secret Manager As Water Breaks

    Victoria's Secret: It's all sexy angelic fun -- until some crazy nine-month-pregnant customer starts beating on the store manager.​It's not every day, surely, that Victoria's Secret has to call the police over a customer who's responded violently to the store's return policy. And it's not every da ... More >>

  • News

    December 30, 2010
  • Blogs

    June 15, 2010

    Free Food at a St. Charles KFC -- If You Know the Secret Password (We Do!)

    Image viaSo good? So terrifying is more like it.​So apparently KFC has rolled out a new slogan: "So good."Yup. That's it. "So good."(To be fair, Victoria's Secret already trademarked "Very Sexy.")At any rate, the fast-food chain held a contest on its social media "channels" -- is that what we're c ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 5, 2010

    Rod Blagojevich on Celebrity Apprentice: Week Four

    Image source​Friends, for four weeks now, we've been watching Rod Blagojevich together on Celebrity Apprentice. It hasn't always been great -- actually, since every episode is now two hours, most of it is actually pretty damned boring, especially the parts where the celebrities meet the recipi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 30, 2009

    St. Louis: Ten Dumbest Crimes of 2009

    Even leaving aside the public servants (Jeff Smith, Steve Brown, T.D. El-Amin) who got caught red-handed this year, 2009 offered a bumper crop of truly stupid crimes.    ​10. Savvy Hillbillies Employ Dogs Eight men from 'round the town of Doniphan allegedly thought they could outsmart ma ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 5, 2009

    Ass Clown of the Week: Christie Bradley

    ​Imagine that you start receiving online propositions and text messages from the woman pictured to the left. She really wants you. In fact she sexts you all kinds of nasty things she plans to do to you. Example: "...all i can think about is givn you (head) and (fuckin) ur brains out." She tells yo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 21, 2009

    U.S. Snooze: Wash. U. Remains Best University in Missouri, Still Number 12 Nationwide​Yesterday, just in time for the arrival of this year's freshman class at Washington University, U.S. News and World Report released its annual college rankings for 2010. Wash. U. came in at number 12, tying with Northwestern. (Just call 'em the Princeton and Yale of ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 2, 2008
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    May 30, 2008
  • News

    April 9, 2008

    Cock and Awe

    St. Louis pickup artists rule the roost.

  • Music

    March 26, 2008


    Seventh Tree

  • News

    November 21, 2007

    This Unreal Believes

    Unreal goes night driving, dances in our underwear and curls up with a copy of This I Believe.

  • Blogs

    November 9, 2007
  • Blogs

    October 31, 2007

    Daily Web Crawl

    Your daily guide to what they're whispering about in the next cubicle. HERE Ian gives an idea of what to expect in this week's review. Find out what RFT contributor Mike Appelstein has to say about the new Joy Division biopic on A to Z. Two women discover the magical qualities of a soap dispens ... More >>

  • Film

    April 25, 2007

    Here, Mike! Sit! Good Boy!

    Mike White's low-key directorial debut makes nice while slyly nipping at suburban America.

  • News

    April 11, 2007

    "Intimacy is not the same, and I no longer wear thongs.

    "I feel as if some of my female dignity has been stolen."

  • News

    March 21, 2007

    Thong Bandit

    A Bridgeton intruder has women's panties in a knot.

  • News

    February 14, 2007

    The Unreal Guide To Soulard Mardi Gras

    Welcome, Willkommen, Bienvenue, Aloha, Shalom, Howdy!

  • News

    June 8, 2005

    The Forty Challenge

    "No stronger than the tap water in Compton": We put Forties to the test

  • Culture

    June 1, 2005

    Briefs Encounter

    The Black Rep puts on Intimate Apparel to top off its season

  • News

    April 20, 2005

    If Billboards Could Talk

    Weve got the inaugural edition of If Billboards Could Talk, advice for brides-to-be and some insight about what the future holds for the SLPD's forensics lab. Plus, our blogger of the week has a sweet side.

  • News

    February 16, 2005


    Week of February 16, 2005

  • News

    February 2, 2005

    Have You No Decency?

    A Chesterfield media-watch group undertakes a smut-smiting campaign

  • Best of St. Louis

    September 29, 2004

    Best Thrift Store

    Goodwill Industries

  • Culture

    May 26, 2004

    Lust in Translation

    The Opera Theatre warms up with a sexy Carmen

  • Dining

    March 31, 2004


    Yia Yia's Euro Café , 15601 Olive Boulevard, Chesterfield, 636-537-9991

  • News

    January 14, 2004

    Funky Town

    Smokestacks, strip joints and a seriously solid tax base: Welcome to Sauget, Illinois

  • Culture

    January 30, 2002

    In the Cup

    To find a bra that fits, we go to the experts

  • Film

    October 27, 1999


    Comprehensive coverage of the Eighth Annual St. Louis International Film Festival