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Tuesday, October 31, 2006

It's Murder

Posted By on Tue, Oct 31, 2006 at 4:22 PM

They must have been popping Champagne corks at Morgan Quitno Press Friday night when the Cardinals beat the Tigers to take the 2006 World Series four games to one. As you undoubtedly know by now, yesterday the Lawrence, Kansas-based "publishing and research company" issued a press release heralding publication...

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Off With His Mic!

Posted By on Tue, Oct 31, 2006 at 10:50 AM

Last Monday, October 23, the day after elderly Detroit Tigers southpaw Kenny Rogers might or might not have used a curveball-enhancing substance, KFNS (590 AM) host Kevin Slaten devoted his show to the controversy. He grilled Major League Baseball umpire supervisor Steve Palermo and asserted that St. Louis Cardinals...

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Off With His Mic!

Posted By on Tue, Oct 31, 2006 at 10:50 AM

Last Monday, October 23, the day after elderly Detroit Tigers southpaw Kenny Rogers might or might not have used a curveball-enhancing substance, KFNS (590 AM) host Kevin Slaten devoted his show to the controversy. He grilled Major League Baseball umpire supervisor Steve Palermo and asserted that St. Louis Cardinals...

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Sunday, October 29, 2006

St. Louis Centre Changes Name, Moves South, Adds Buttload of Brick

Posted By on Sun, Oct 29, 2006 at 5:37 PM

If you didn't already know that the RFT's Ballpark Village story was a parody, you found out during Thursday night's Game 4 Cardinals victory, when KTRS (550 AM) snuck into Mike Shannon and John Rooney's play-by-play to announce that the Cardinals and the city had reached an agreement on...

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Woo-Hoo!

Posted By on Sun, Oct 29, 2006 at 5:11 PM

www.baseball-related.com Woo-hoo! -Unreal...

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Woo-Hoo!

Posted By on Sun, Oct 29, 2006 at 5:11 PM

www.baseball-related.com Woo-hoo! -Unreal...

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Thursday, October 26, 2006

A Nighthawk Passes

Posted By on Thu, Oct 26, 2006 at 4:42 PM

Mark Gilliland Bob Schoenfeld, a prime mover in the early 1980s harmonic convergence that resulted in St. Louis becoming one of America's foremost reggae outposts, died last week at his home in Maryland Heights at age 57. Schoenfeld formed Nighthawk Records with then-partner Leroy Pierson in 1976. The label...

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Wednesday, October 25, 2006

The Legacy of Creg Williams (The Remix)

Posted By on Wed, Oct 25, 2006 at 10:44 AM

Yesterday we posted Kristen Hinman's blog entry regarding the lawsuit filed against the St. Louis Board of Education by six former associates of ousted superintendent Creg Williams. But we, uh, neglected to link to the lawsuit itself. So here you go! (Be patient if you want to view this pdf;...

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Tuesday, October 24, 2006

More Living Proof That Nothing Lasts

Posted By on Tue, Oct 24, 2006 at 4:28 PM

Gary Black [from www.jayfarrar.com] "Gimme back my URL" Speaking of Jay Farrar, recent visitors to the Son Volt frontman's Web site may be surprised to see it hawking muscle relaxants and diet pills. We always assumed our local demigod was a Stag and David Nicholson 1843 man. Turns out...

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The Song Remains the Shame

Posted By on Tue, Oct 24, 2006 at 4:06 PM

www.sonynashville.com Oh, say can you see my mullet? As a diehard St. Louis music fan, it is with great shame and utter bafflement that I must inform you that tonight and tomorrow night at Busch Stadium the national anthem will be sung by, respectively, Trace Adkins and Billy Ray...

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