Florissant-based Deep Impact Skateboards hosted this skate competition at Ramp Riders on the South Side, with local punk bands Cobrangutan, Dude Nukem, the Humanoids and Cross Examination closing out the night. Photos by Nick Schnelle.
What the hell is this? Why, it's Bishie Con, the Midwest's first weekend-long celebration of all things yaoi. And what is yaoi? Well, that answer is a bit more complicated. Read Aimee Levitt's story: "Girls Who Love Boys Who Love Boys." By Jennifer Silverberg.
Mango owner and Peruvian native Jorge Calvo came to St. Louis 20 years ago. In Chiclayo, Peru he owned four restaurants, but traded them in for life in St. Louis and two restaurants here. Peruís loss, our gain. Read Ian Froeb's review of Mango here: "Two for Peru." Photos by Jennifer Silverberg.
"We all don't want to go out and kill people" says one Juggalo, when asked about their reputation. Photographer Nick Schnelle hangs out in the parking lot before an Insane Clown Posse show on November 28, 2009 at Pop's.