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  • Bob Seger & Joe Walsh at the Scottrade
    Bob Seger and the Silver Bullet Band, with Joe Walsh opening, packed the Scottrade Center on Thursday, April 4, 2013 delighting fans with a set chock-full of classics. Photos by Jon Gitchoff for the Riverfront Times. See Also: - Bob Seger at Scottrade Center, 12/9/11 - Bob Seger at the...
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  • Inside BBQ ASAP on Manchester
    Barbecue competition trophies decorate the dining room of BBQ ASAP (15581 Manchester Road). This is a single room, bright and colorful, with seating for roughly three dozen arranged in an L shape around the counter where you order, and where the staff still grinds the ice for snow cones....
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  • The RFT's March 2013 in Photos
    This month: A St. Louis boxer squares off against Don King, meet St. Louis' own human cannonball, step inside a haunted house convention, then step inside a comic book convention, then see comic book burlesque. After that, hop over to the 30th anniversary edition of the Mr. Missouri Leather...
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  • 2013 St. Louis Holi Celebration
    The St. Louis edition of of Holi, a spring festival of colors, was held on Saturday, March 30, 2013 at Sportport (12525 Sportport Rd.) in Maryland Heights. Photos by Jon Gitchoff for the Riverfront Times.
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  • 2013 Iron Fork at the Union Station Hotel
    The 2013 edition of Iron Fork went down on Thursday, March 28, 2013 at the Union Station Hotel: A DoubleTree by Hilton, with food from more than 35 restaurants, drinks and more. Photos by Jon Gitchoff for the Riverfront Times.
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  • Judgment Call: The Best and Worst Easter Candy
    As Easter Sunday creeps closer, Gut Check dreams of baskets piled high with pastel-colored candies, chocolate shaped like baby animals and, oh sweet Jesus, Cadbury eggs. We remember well the ritual of sorting the bounty bestowed by the big, weird Easter Bunny: Would it be good stuff...or...
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  • Inside Takaya New Asian
    This week's RFT features a review Takaya New Asian (634 Washington Avenue). Read Ian Froeb's review, "Takaya or Leave Ya." Photos by Jennifer Silverberg for Riverfront Times.
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  • Scenes from Wizard World St. Louis Comic Con
    Photographer Jon Gitchoff brings back these photos from Wizard World St. Louis Comic Con, held over the weekend of March 22-24, 2013 at America's Center. Geek celebs (Tom Felton, Draco Malfoy in the Harry Potter series, James Marsters of Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Henry Winkler -- the Fonz, )...
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  • A Comic Strip at The Factory, 3/23/13
    In honor of the first ever Wizard World Comic Con in St. Louis, The Randy Dandies performed a dazzling evening of comic book burlesque featuring all your favorite superheroes stripping down at The Factory (1128 Washington Ave). Photos by Jon Gitchoff for the Riverfront Times. See Also: - The...
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  • Bacon Fest St. Louis
    The Bacon Fest St. Louis went down on Saturday, March, 23, 2013 at Kiener Plaza, celebrating all things bacon, including a 500-pound "hog log" in a custom smoker. Photos by Jason Stoff for the Riverfront Times.
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  • The Women of St. Louis Comic Con
    The stereotype of comic book readers as overweight, nerdy men has been pounded into bits since Comic Book Guy made his debut on The Simpsons more than twenty years ago. That much was evident this past weekend at the first-ever Wizard World St. Louis Comic Con, held at America's Center (701...
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  • Bunnygrunt's 20th Anniversary Show
    Bunnygrunt celebrated 20 years as a band on Saturday, March, 23, 2013 at Plush. The show included guest appearances by Bob Reuter, Jason Hutto and Erik Seaver. Photos by Theo Welling for the Riverfront Times. See Also: - Bunnygrunt's Twentieth Anniversary Show: Review and Photos -Bunnygrunt...
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