Welcome to Girl Walks Into a Bar, a weekly Gut Check feature that spotlights local bars and bartenders. This week, Kaitlin Steinberg profiles Bob Dolan of The Dubliner. Below is a Q&A with Dolan, followed by his recipe for a Bee Tea. Bob Dolan is a man of simple tastes and few words. He loves vod ... More >>
While scanning the World Cup groups in order to plan our daytime drinking over the next month, Gut Check noticed that most of the great wine-producing nations are represented in the tournament field, including all of those with a reputation for crafting good, value-priced wines. Because Gut C ... More >>
flickr.com/photos/pho-togA bee stinger lodged in human flesh.A happy thought to sustain you during the last few warm days of the year, before winter squeezes us all in its icy fist:When a tiny buzzing member of the insect order Hymenoptera decides to plunge its stinger into your tender flesh, qui ... More >>
With Hello, Dolly! the Muny returns to its glorious roots.
Shelley Winters was a bitch -- who knew? Dennis Brown kicks it old-school with Broadway veteran Lewis J. Stadlen.
A truly universal remote leads to Sandler's best movie in years
Week of June 21, 2006
Groucho Marx returns from the grave in Frank Ferrante's one-man show
William S. Burroughs
Paul Wesolowski knows the secret word: Groucho
By Conor McPherson (Repertory Theatre of St. Louis' Studio Theatre)
An appreciation of the artistry of Ricky Jay