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  • 20 Most Memorable Movie Villains of 2013
    2013 was a good year to be bad. This year's best villains weren't just goons with guns -- although there were a few great examples of those. (Here's looking at you, Sean Penn.) We also hissed at slave-owners, inventors, seducers, producers, and a couple amazing women who left an impression...
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  • Show Me $15 Fast Food Workers Rally
    St. Louis fast food workers and their supporters gathered at McDonald's (4006 Lindell Boulevard) on Thursday, December 5, 2013 as part of a national strike and protest against low pay. The protest continued to several other fast food restaurants in the area. Photos by Jon Gitchoff for the...
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  • The Best of 2013 Cosplay in 100 Photos
    Some of the most elaborate, original and memorable costumes we saw at comic conventions coast to coast in 2013.
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  • Hanukkah Hullabaloo @ Plush
    Brothers Lazaroff held its third-annual Hanukkah Hullabaloo at Plush on Thursday, December 4, 2013, featuring performances by Rabbi James Stone Goodman and the Eight Nights Orchestra, Nostalgia and DJ sets from Vintage Vinyl's Tom "Papa" Ray and DJ Boogieman. Photos by Jon Gitchoff for the...
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  • Voice Media Group Longreads of 2013
    Here's a collection of the year's best longreads published by the papers of Voice Media Group -- the nation's largest group of alternative weeklies -- as selected by Executive Associate Editor Andy Van De Voorde.
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  • Italian Prog Rockers Goblin Play St. Louis
    Italian prog rockers Goblin, whose music has scored several horror movie classics, played 2720 Cherokee last night, Tuesday, December 3, as part of its first-ever U.S. tour, with Zombi opening things up. Photos by Jon Gitchoff for the Riverfront Times. See also: Goblin Attack: Italian...
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  • Element Restaurant Serves Style Atop Lafayette Square
    Restaurants with such an acute attention to design can go one of two ways: Either they focus so much on the way things look that food becomes an afterthought, or they produce dishes that surpass the expectations set by the exquisite setting. Without question, Element falls into the latter...
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  • Thanksgiving Eve in the Grove
    Thanksgiving Eve is one of the biggest bar nights of the year, so naturally the bars along Manchester in St. Louis's Grove neighborhoods were buzzing with people and live DJ's in spite of the very cold temperatures.. All shots are from Atomic Cowboy and The Handlebar between 11 p.m. Wednesday...
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  • The Dam Cooks Up Delicious Bar Food in South City
    Actually, the Dam’s raison d’etre is soaking up the booze- and adrenaline-fueled hunger that comes over ravenous soccer fans at the adjacent Amsterdam Tavern. Seeing a need for edible offerings at the Tavern, owner Michele Coen-Racanelli (formerly of the now-defunct Big V’s Burger Joint in the...
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  • 15 Documentaries That Help You Understand the World Right Now
    This year saw its share of incredible documentaries, but in 2013 the stand-outs are films that help flesh out the way we see the world. Below are fifteen docs we suggest seeing, from the grisly to uplifting. Click on the name of the film to read its review. Follow @VoiceFilmClub...
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  • Transcending the Spectrum Art Show at Koken Art Factory
    Metro Trans Umbrella Group held its first art show, "Transcending the Spectrum," at the Koken Art Factory on Saturday, November 23, 2013. The event featured monochrome portraits by Meg Hensley, drag performers, spoken word readings and live music. Photos by Steve Truesdell for the Riverfront Times.
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  • Xero Tribe's Apocalypse 4 @ the Skatium
    Xero Tribe held its fourth-annual apocalypse-themed rave at the Skatium on Saturday, November 23, 2013, so we swung by around midnight to grab some photos of the party people. Photos by Jon Gitchoff for the Riverfront Times.
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