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Arts Council Teams Up With Wake Forest Baptist, Wexford and Others for May 3 Event

‘b/eats on the street’ will feature food,music and activities for all ages"The Arts Council of Winston-Salem and Forsyth County is...
YES! Weekly  |  04-16-2014  |  The YES! Weekly blog!

Did the Blood Moon have any strange effects on you?

Denver blog posts aren't eclipsed by anything. At our Show & Tell blog, Bree Davies offers an amateur's guide to...
Westword  |  04-16-2014  |  Lastest Word

Beer calendar: Featuring new beers from Wynkoop, Station 26 and Copper Kettle

The Craft Brewers Conference, a national trade show that brought more than 8,000 brewing-industry pros to town, wrapped up last...
Westword  |  04-16-2014  |  Cafe Society

San Francisco Family Participated in Project to Document the Trash Habits of American Families

How much of what you throw out every week do you think can be composted or recycled? San Franciscans tend...
SF Weekly  |  04-16-2014  |  Exhibitionist

Allison Tolman Brings Heat to Fargo and Gets Glowing Reviews

Allison Tolman in Fargo.The critics heaping raves on Fargo, the new 10-part series on cable's FX channel, keep describing its...
Dallas Observer  |  04-16-2014  |  Mixmaster

Dallas Filmmaker Dylan Hollingsworth is Documenting First Muslim Fraternity

Dylan Hollingsworth Last year a biology major at University of Texas at Dallas was joking around with his friends about...
Dallas Observer  |  04-16-2014  |  Mixmaster

Proving Off-Site Kitchen Is Amazing with Actual Real (Sort of) Science

Sara KerensKenji Lopez-Alt with Serious Eats is a prophet of smashed burgers. Yes, burgers that you press on a griddle,...
Dallas Observer  |  04-16-2014  |  City of Ate

Bitters 101 with Bill and Lill Buitenhuys of AZ Bitters Lab

If you haven't been building your bitters collection, it's time to start. Bill and Lill Buitenhuys, the couple behind AZ...
Phoenix New Times  |  04-16-2014  |  Chow Bella

Arizona Legislature Passes Five Gun-Related Bills

No Arizona legislative session is complete without some attention paid to guns.The Senate this morning voted to approve five gun-related...
Phoenix New Times  |  04-16-2014  |  Valley Fever

Amazon Will Start Charging Florida Sales Tax on May 1

We're sure that after yesterday the last thing you want to hear about is more taxes. But you better get...
Miami New Times  |  04-16-2014  |  Riptide 2.0

Logic Thanks True Fans on “While You Wait”

After diligently working on his Def Jam debut, Maryland rapper Logic is back to releasing new music. Fresh from airing...
Washington City Paper  |  04-16-2014  |  Arts Desk

Have We Reached Peak Beard?

Frankly, I'm getting a little sick of seeing beards everywhere. But then, I'm obviously biased—I've written at length about my...
The Stranger  |  04-16-2014  |  Slog

A Benefit for the Oso Mudslide Victims with La Luz, Mary Lambert, and Star Anna

On May 12, The Monarch Review is hosting a benefit for the victims of the Oso mudslide tragedy at the...
The Stranger  |  04-16-2014  |  Slog

Watkinsville: Keep Oconee Offices Downtown

The Watkinsville City Council last week interjected itself into the ongoing discussion about what to do with the existing Oconee...
Flagpole Magazine  |  04-16-2014  |  In the Loop

Elmira Jackals sign on as Sabres affiliate

Fans in south central part of New York State have endured their own version of “suffering”, as their Elmira Jackals...
Artvoice  |  04-16-2014  |  Artvoice Daily

5 Local Eggs Benedict Dishes for National Eggs Benedict Day

Today is National Eggs Benedict Day so for all you eggs bennie lovers, we have five local dishes to eat...
San Antonio Current  |  04-16-2014  |  Current Blogs

This Tuesday, Apr. 22: BEACH Co-Founder Suzanne Frazer Talks About Reducing Marine Debris

Our habit of dumping massive quantities of garbage into the ocean presents a serious problem for marine creatures. Plastics can...
Maui Time Weekly  |  04-16-2014  |  MauiVents

Stop the presses: Left-leaning media critics give props to Tribune-Review (and ding Post-Gazette) for fracking coverage

Media Matters for America, a left-leaning media watchdog group, recently had tough words for how two of Pennsylvania's largest newspapers...
Pittsburgh City Paper  |  04-16-2014  |  Blogh

Fargo recap: There will be blood, don't 'cha know

Episode 1: "The Crocodile's Dilemma" THIS IS A TRUE STORY. The events depicted took place in 2006. At the request...
City Pages (Twin Cities)  |  04-16-2014  |  Dressing Room

Earth Day 2014: Captive whales, methane, and bike helmets

News Features »In this week's cover story, Vision Vancouver wants a public debate over keeping marine mammals in captivity, but...

Vision Vancouver opponents question motives behind review of captivity at Vancouver Aquarium

News Features »Municipal politicians finally seem to be taking an interest in our captive cetaceans, but is it all just...

Three options for freeing whales and dolphins from the Vancouver Aquarium

News Features »An animal-rights activist outlines three options for an end to whale and dolphin captivity at the Vancouver Aquarium.Three...

Methane poses huge climate threat to Earth

News Features »Today, industrial civilization has produced enough carbon dioxide to warm the planet and bring methane into the picture...

Bollore Group lithium-polymer battery powers AutoLib' electric car sharing program in Paris

News Features »The nephew of French billionaire Vincent Bolloré is involved in a serious enterprise that could have a profound...

Ponce City Market units are available for lease and man they're pricey

And they'll have no problem filling up either. After more than a year of construction, the residential units at Ponce...
Creative Loafing (Atlanta)  |  04-16-2014  |  Fresh Loaf


I nearly forgot to write my review for this movie, which says a great deal. You’d think a movie about...
Maui Time Weekly  |  04-16-2014  |  MauiVents

MauiTime’s Awesome Calendar of Events | April 17-23rd, 2014

Big Shows CURT YAGI & YUM YUM BEAST – Fri, Apr 18. Hosted by DJ Irie Dole of Q103 and...
Maui Time Weekly  |  04-16-2014  |  MauiVents

This Week's Four Best Happy Hour Specials

Need a post-tax day drink? Or craving a plate of bratwurst now that it's grilling season? This week's happy hour...
The Village Voice  |  04-16-2014  |  Fork in the Road

B.C. Liberals cheerleading an LNG boom while keeping mum on emissions

Straight Talk »The provincial NDP says it’s time the Liberal government revealed what figures it has for projected greenhouse-gas emissions...

Variety Reviews the HUMP! Tour

Peter Debruge, Chief International Film Critic at Variety, recalling a time when mainstream film critics at his publication reviewed porn...
The Stranger  |  04-16-2014  |  Slog

Christianity Is About Decent Family Values and Protecting the Innocence of Children

Happy Easter! Kids reenacting the Crucifixion of Jesus Christ.— OLAF (@OLAFspeaks) April 16, 2014 This photo was taken somewhere...
The Stranger  |  04-16-2014  |  Slog

MauiTime’s Movies & Showtimes | April 17-23rd, 2014

NEW MOVIES BACK TO FRONT: PETER GABRIEL LIVE – NR – Concert/Documentary – A film look at Peter Gabriel’s recent...
Maui Time Weekly  |  04-16-2014  |  MauiVents

305 Photo of the Day: Don't Be a Drag, Just Be a Queen

Today's photo comes from Daveinshaw's Flickr. To see your photo here join our Flickr group. Follow Miami New Times on...
Miami New Times  |  04-16-2014  |  Riptide 2.0

Downtown Biscayne to Become Grand Promenade With Fewer Lanes and Parking... Someday

The meat of downtown Miami is separated from the waterfront parks and attractions by an eight-lane highway complete with median...
Miami New Times  |  04-16-2014  |  Riptide 2.0

Two Killed in Fire at Public Housing in San Francisco (Update)

View Larger Map Update 12:52 p.m.: Terrible news: the child who had been critically injured in the fire has since...
SF Weekly  |  04-16-2014  |  The Snitch

Sammy's Aloha: A Hawaiian-Style Pop-Up on the Bay

San Francisco's cool bayside breezes may be far from the sunny shores of "the big island," but that doesn't stop...
SF Weekly  |  04-16-2014  |  SFoodie

Guess where I'm eating a corned beef sandwich?

Yesterday, after briefly stopping at a restaurant that made me sprint to the nearest wash sink to slather my hands...
Westword  |  04-16-2014  |  Cafe Society

United for Care's Ben Pollara to Debate Former Drug Czar Who Once Claimed Smoking Weed Leads to AIDS

Now that the Florida Supreme Court has approved to have a constitutional amendment to legalize medical marijuana on the ballot...
New Times Broward-Palm Beach  |  04-16-2014  |  The Pulp

A Weird Pizza Topping Combo Might Become Your New Favorite

The Guilty Pleasure: Three certain pizza toppings. Where to Get It: Your favorite pizza joint. Take your pick. Price: How...
Phoenix New Times  |  04-16-2014  |  Chow Bella

How One D.C. Man Became the Face of Jury Duty

Andrew Ferguson just starred in his first movie. There was a director, professional makeup, and free lunch on set, but...
Washington City Paper  |  04-16-2014  |  City Desk

Governor Hires Coal Lobbyist as Policy Chief

Funny Creature/ShutterstockRuh roh. Eric de Place from the Sightline Institute raises the alarm: In a classic instance of the revolving...
The Stranger  |  04-16-2014  |  Slog

Reader: No weed but beer at 4/20 Civic Center Park event is a slap in the face

Our post about liquor sales being allowed at a building at Civic Center Park during this weekend's 4/20 event amid...
Westword  |  04-16-2014  |  Lastest Word

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Up On The Sun  Phoenix New Times Phoenix, AZ
Scan  INDY Week Durham, NC
Arkansas Blog  Arkansas Times Little Rock, AR
Gut Check  Riverfront Times St. Louis, MO
The Snitch  SF Weekly San Francisco, CA
Wayward Blog  The Pitch Kansas City, MO
Eat Arkansas  Arkansas Times Little Rock, AR
All Shook Down  SF Weekly San Francisco, CA
Vibes  Creative Loafing (Charlotte) Charlotte, NC
DC9 at Night  Dallas Observer Dallas, TX
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Save the World, Work Less

With climate change threatening life as we know it, perhaps it's time to revive the forgotten goal of spending less time on our jobs.
San Francisco Bay Guardian  |  Steven T. Jones  |  04-16-2014  |  Environment

The Fight to Unionize the South Brews at an N.C. Slaughterhouse

Workers struggles to unionize at Mountaire Farms chicken processing plant in the face of management resistance.
INDY Week  |  Aaron Lake Smith  |  04-16-2014  |  Business & Labor

Why Gentrification Is Not Inevitable

A new much-publicized report on displacement in Oakland and San Francisco also provides a roadmap for how to stop things from getting worse.
East Bay Express  |  Jean Tepperman  |  04-16-2014  |  Housing & Development