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Thursday, August 17, 2017

'I Hope Trump is Assassinated!': State Senator Maria Chappelle-Nadal Draws Condemnation

Posted By on Thu, Aug 17, 2017 at 2:45 PM

This morning, while Missouri State Sentaor Maria Chappelle-Nadal was tweeting that Donald Trump "traumatizes his citizens" and that the country's "strength is in doubt," the elected representative from University City also managed to raise doubts about her own judgment — with a Facebook comment seemingly supporting the president's assassination....

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Dumb STL Thieves Can't Work a Stick Shift, Forget to Steal Money

Posted By on Thu, Aug 17, 2017 at 1:54 PM

Some exceptionally stupid criminals robbed an Imo's Pizza delivery driver at gunpoint this week, stealing the food he was delivering, completely failing to operate his car's manual transmission and forgetting to demand any money. As first reported by KMOV, south city delivery driver Jon Miller was approached Tuesday on Nebraska...

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Delivery Driver Shot in Tower Grove South Seeks Assist in Recovery

Posted By on Thu, Aug 17, 2017 at 8:44 AM

A delivery driver held up at gunpoint and then shot in the leg on August 8 needs community help, a new GoFundMe campaign says. Vladimir "Rob" Greer was delivering Chinese food to a customer on Humphrey in Tower Grove South when two kids approached him. At least one had a...

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St. Louis Police Ignored Alderman's Suspended License, Then Reversed Course

Posted By on Thu, Aug 17, 2017 at 6:44 AM

When a St. Louis police officer pulled over Alderman John Collins-Muhammad on August 14 on Natural Bridge Road, he let Collins-Muhammad go with a verbal warning for speeding — even though the alderman was also driving on a suspended license. But after getting questions about the traffic stop, a police department...

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Missouri's Broken Parole System Traps Thousands in Prison, Lawsuit Says

Posted By on Thu, Aug 17, 2017 at 6:40 AM

Each year, Missouri imprisons thousands men and women for violating the conditions of their parole — but a new class action lawsuit argues the parole revocation process is an "inscrutable and byzantine" journey that effectively drags parolees into the prison system while denying them of their rights to legal...

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Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Ladue Hate Marcher Clark Canepa Is Nephew of Prolific Commenter Carol Size

Posted By on Wed, Aug 16, 2017 at 4:47 PM

A St. Louis native who marched with white supremacists during a deadly weekend in Virginia is the nephew of a hard-right internet troll. Carol Size confirmed she is the aunt of Clark Canepa, the 21-year-old Ladue grad filmed over the weekend in Charlottesville. "Unfortunately he was there, not sure the...

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Let Us Respect Rally Cat's Privacy As He Has His Balls Cut Off

Posted By on Wed, Aug 16, 2017 at 3:23 PM

If you've been hoping to adopt the plucky little kitty now officially named Rally Cat, you're not alone: The St. Louis non-profit caring for him says they've received "thousands" of such inquiries. And they'd like you to take a step back. In a statement posted to Facebook, the St....

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St. Louis Comptroller Fires Back After Getting Sued by the Blues

Posted By on Wed, Aug 16, 2017 at 12:22 PM

The owners of the St. Louis Blues want a judge to order City Comptroller Darlene Green to start the process of gifting them $64 million in city funds — but Green is holding her ground. This morning, Green issued a statement saying that she believes she has "broad authority" to...

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Clark Canepa, Ladue Grad, Joined Hate March in Charlottesville

Posted By on Wed, Aug 16, 2017 at 10:19 AM

One of the "very fine people" who joined the crowds of neo-Nazis and white supremacists in Charlottesville, Virginia was a St. Louis man. Clark Canepa, who is undoubtedly pissed about the oppression he endured as a lacrosse player at Ladue Horton Watkins High School, was recorded in a Vice News...

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Missouri GOP Praises Trump Remarks: 'Way to Go, @RealDonaldTrump'

Posted By on Wed, Aug 16, 2017 at 7:36 AM

Across the nation, Republicans are scrambling to distance themselves from President Donald Trump after yesterday's disastrous press conference, in which he equated Nazis with those protesting them. At minimum, many GOP office-holders resorted to a sort of queasy silence. But not the Missouri Republican Party. It didn't just link...

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