Vladimir Putin

  • Blogs

    May 20, 2014

    How T.J. Oshie Won Over America, Our Hearts and (Maybe) the Cover of EA Sports' NHL 15

    St. Louis fans have loved him for years, but Blues forward T.J. Oshie wasn't exactly a "star" around the rest of the league. Before the end of this season, his best year was 19 goals and 54 points. (He bested that by a few points this year.) And although he brings much more to the Blues than points, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 21, 2014

    T.J. Oshie's Game-Winning Shootout Goal vs. Russia Was Not "Best Winter Olympic Moment"

    When the United States Olympic Team began asking people to vote for the "Best Winter Olympic Moment," it seemed like a no-brainer to many people that T.J. Oshie's dramatic game-winning shootout goal against Russia should be the clear winner. Those people are wrong. Oshie became a national hero, dar ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 18, 2014

    Winter Olympics: Five Absurd St. Louis "Sports" We'd Rather Watch Than Curling

    We think the Winter Olympics are great. That overtime shootout where Blues forward T.J. Oshie scored a crazy between-the-knees goal to win it all for team U.S.A? Wow. Just, wow. Instant classic. Alas, other "sports" at the Winter Olympics are decidedly less exciting. (We're looking at you, curling, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 13, 2013

    Pussy Riot: A Punk Prayer Highlights Cultural Divide

    By C. Townsend Rizzo It's not news that the First Amendment of the United States Constitution protects our right to free speech, press, religion and peaceful assembly. Though reasonable and righteous, it has become a crutch of complacency. Everybody has something to say, but generally, they're on ... More >>

  • Film

    June 6, 2013
  • Blogs

    January 23, 2012

    Vladimir Tarasenko Has the World -- And The Puck -- On a String

    ​You probably don't know the name Vladimir Tarasenko just yet, but hopefully you will soon. Tarasenko is arguably the Blues' number one prospect, currently playing for SKA St. Petersburg in the Kontinental Hockey League. In case you're unfamiliar with the KHL, it's essentially the Russian ver ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 12, 2010

    What Were They Thinking Drinking?

    These seven politicians surely have good excuses for their slurred speech and bizarre commentary. They'd probably say they're just fatigued from the road -- or too busy serving the people. Call us cynics, but we happen to think that they're drunk beyond belief after enjoying some of their own secret ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 16, 2007

    Daily Web Crawl

    Your daily guide to what they're whispering about in the next cubicle. HERE Hardee's makes an offer Gut Check can't refuse. Calling all local mlogs (er… music blogs)! A to Z wants your link. The Phoenix revisits another eerie local murder mystery. Here's someone else who disdains TV news. An ... More >>