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Fort Lauderdale Woman's Club Hosts Inaugural Pints in the Park

There aren't too many people who can argue that drinking beer for a charitable cause is a great idea. Which...

One Direction Is the Perfect Modern Pop Band and Also Completely Ridiculous

I'm a 24-year-old One Direction fan. One day, years ago, a friend suggested I listen to the band while I...
Westword  |  10-29-2014  |  Backbeat

Playbill: Three Plays and Performances in Denver for October 30-November 2

Catch up with a somber chapter in the history of Jewish culture at the Mizel Arts and Culture Center or...
Westword  |  10-29-2014  |  Show and Tell

Dallas' Finest Orthopedist Says Tony Romo Can Play Sunday If He's Tough Enough

The Loomis Agency via YouTubeDr. Jerry specializes in pizza, rapping and back injuries.Jerry Jones, who's served as the Dallas Cowboys'...
Dallas Observer  |  10-29-2014  |  Unfair Park

Photos: Bizarre Guinness World Records Set in Every State, Including Colorado

We don't know if the folks at the Guinness Book of World Records would consider awarding a world-record honor for...
Westword  |  10-29-2014  |  Lastest Word

St. Louis Company Memo Condemns Excessive Pooping in Fourth Floor Bathroom

Every office has a "shitting shitter," the designated toilet for during-work bowel movements. Typically, it's tucked away somewhere, isolated enough...
Riverfront Times  |  10-29-2014  |  Daily RFT

Gurley Gets Four Games, Community Service from NCAA

Photo Credit: UGA Athletic Association Nearly three weeks after Georgia's Todd Gurley was suspended by the university while it investigated...
Flagpole Magazine  |  10-29-2014  |  Culture Briefs

How Halloween Cover Shows Helped the Motet Become One of Colorado's Hottest Bands

The Motet, a funk/jam outfit founded more than fifteen years ago in Boulder as the Dave Watts Motet, is well...
Westword  |  10-29-2014  |  Backbeat

Wednesday morning reading: Are our courts for sale?

The attack ads accusing Supreme Court Justice Robin Hudson of siding with child molesters have been widely decried, even by...
INDY Week  |  10-29-2014  |  Triangulator

Sideshow Bob Ornelas, Already Held for Kiddie Porn and Relative's Molestation, Now Accused of Child Sex Tourism Romp in Philippines

Robert Ruben Ornelas was to have made the trip Friday from his Orange County Jail cell to Superior Court in...
OC Weekly  |  10-29-2014  |  Navel Gazing

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Review: Stoic & Genuine Is a Keeper

Stoic & Genuine 1701 Wynkoop Street Aside from the name, everything about Stoic & Genuine shouts seafood. In the raw...
Westword  |  10-29-2014  |  Cafe Society

Florida Panthers Hope Latinos Will Fill Empty Seats After Hearing a Game on the Radio

Update: Justin Copertino, the director of communications for the Panthers, tells New Times "Hispanic Heritage Night" has more than just...
New Times Broward-Palm Beach  |  10-29-2014  |  The Pulp

New Times Is Looking For an Arts and Culture Editor

Miami New Times is looking for a writer and editor to oversee coverage of all things related to art, theater,...
Miami New Times  |  10-29-2014  |  Short Order

Inside Taphaus, a Jersey City Waterfront 'Gastrogarden' Coming to DUMBO

Restaurants are few and far between along the stretch of Jersey City's high-rise-dominated waterfront walkway that sits between the Colgate...
The Village Voice  |  10-29-2014  |  Fork in the Road

Negative Approach at the Hi-Tone

Negative Approach come to the Hi-Tone next Tuesday night, marking the second time in two years the Michigan hardcore legends...

Miami's Six Best Club Parties This Week

Halloween may be just a few days away, but in the Magic City, the freak show never ends. So grab...
Miami New Times  |  10-29-2014  |  Crossfade

New Times Is Looking For an Arts and Culture Editor

Photo by Ian Witlen/theCameraClicks.comMiami New Times is looking for a writer and editor to oversee coverage of all things related...
Miami New Times  |  10-29-2014  |  Cultist

Blue Coffee Cafe in Durham to move to new downtown space in January

The front window of Blue Coffee Cafe at Corcoran and Parrish streets is the place to witness the rebirth of...
INDY Week  |  10-29-2014  |  Big Bite

DC9 at Night Mixtape with JWHO

Jamie Seltzer, known to most around Dallas as JWHO, has been making the rounds around area DJ nights for the...
Dallas Observer  |  10-29-2014  |  DC9 at Night

Dear White People is Straight Outta Orange

"There was a lot of ignorance about people who were different." -Justin Simien, on his days at Chapman University in...
OC Weekly  |  10-29-2014  |  Navel Gazing

Vicky Bakery Opens in Coral Gables Today

Vicky Bakery officially opens the doors today, October 29, to its Coral Gables location. This will mark the 13th location...
Miami New Times  |  10-29-2014  |  Short Order

Vanilla Ice Announced as Grand Marshal for Coconut Grove Bed Race

Courtesy of Coconut Grove Bed RaceEvery year, a spirited celebrity signs up to take the helm of Coconut Grove's infamously...
Miami New Times  |  10-29-2014  |  Cultist

Halloween Costumes That will Make You Go WTF? 2014 Edition

Every year, in a rush to sell easy costumes, Halloween shops release a few doozies to the market. Once again,...
City Pages (Twin Cities)  |  10-29-2014  |  Dressing Room

Creamistry Opens In Long Beach

Creamistry, one of the first nitrogen ice-cream shops to open in OC, is now in the LBC. Belmont Shore to...
OC Weekly  |  10-29-2014  |  Stick A Fork In It

Smoothie King Opens in Oakland Park; Get a Free Smoothie While Supplies Last

Another staple of the New Orleans market is now making its way to South Florida. Smoothie King, which has existed...

Halloween 2014 in Miami: Cheap and Free Treats

Halloween is this Friday -- and the best thing about this holiday is that you can totally enjoy it on...
Miami New Times  |  10-29-2014  |  Short Order

Tariq Ahmad, Teacher Accused of Raping Students at Islamic Private School, Previously Worked for Broward County Schools

New details are shaking out over the alleged off-limits activities of one Broward private school teacher and his students. Last...
New Times Broward-Palm Beach  |  10-29-2014  |  The Pulp

Oskar Blues' Ten Fidy: Rich, Heavy, and Definitely to Be Enjoyed in Moderation

Imperial stouts are known for being big, bold, and powerful beers. The alcohol by volume is higher than other beers...
City Pages (Twin Cities)  |  10-29-2014  |  Hot Dish

Justin Vernon Launching Eaux Claires Festival in 2015

Justin Vernon is finally turning his idea for a music festival in his hometown of Eau Claire into a reality...
City Pages (Twin Cities)  |  10-29-2014  |  Gimme Noise

Citing 'War on Teachers,' Houston Educators Vow to Back Ogg in DA's Race

Claiming incumbent Devon Anderson has helped launch a "war on teachers," representatives from five Houston-area teacher groups vowed to back...
Houston Press  |  10-29-2014  |  Hairballs

Zinburger Wine & Burger Bar in Gilbert Is Now Open; Here's the Menu

If we had to pick a favorite Fox Restaurant Concept, it might very well be Zinburger that takes the prize...
Phoenix New Times  |  10-29-2014  |  Chow Bella

The 10 Best Reasons to Visit Voodoo Fest This Weekend

This weekend you could be carving pumpkins and handing out candy, or doing something much cooler by jumping in the...
Houston Press  |  10-29-2014  |  Rocks Off

{9} The Gallery Hosting Emergency Fundraiser to Avoid Closure

Things are not looking good for {9} The Gallery. The Grand Avenue arts venue that operates as a gallery, coffee...
Phoenix New Times  |  10-29-2014  |  Jackalope Ranch

The Strange Tale of St. Louis' Most Prolific Dead Poet

In a St. Louis parlor room in the summer of 1913, two housewives bent over a Ouija board. Thirty-year-old Pearl...
Riverfront Times  |  10-29-2014  |  Daily RFT

Karen Russell, Adam Haslett, and Five Other Writers Each Review One Essay in Charles D'Ambrosio's Brilliant New Book

REBEKKA DUNLAPThis woman's having her dome blown by the brilliance...
The Stranger  |  10-29-2014  |  Slog

Austin Film Festival: 61 Bullets

The Kingfish, the doctor, and the doubters...

Houston Cinema Arts Festival Brings in Julie Taymor and James Ivory

The sixth annual Houston Cinema Arts Festival will start this year's festivities with a screening of Julie Taymor's A Midsummer...
Houston Press  |  10-29-2014  |  Art Attack

Joe Arpaio, MCSO Get a Talking-To From Federal Judge in Racial-Profiling Case

Federal Judge G. Murray Snow, who's presiding over the racial-profiling case against the Maricopa County Sheriff's Office, did not seem...
Phoenix New Times  |  10-29-2014  |  Valley Fever

Live: Jimmy Eat World celebrates Futures, a decade later

Jimmy Eat World, Minibosses Lincoln Theatre, Raleigh Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014 With the queue outside the Lincoln Theatre still a...
INDY Week  |  10-29-2014  |  Scan

Naomi Almodovar in Court for Arson: Fire Set Over Ex-Girlfirend's Facebook Status?

Yesterday, during a preliminary hearing, a deputy took the stand in Arapahoe County Court to posit the theory that Naomi...
Westword  |  10-29-2014  |  Lastest Word

Review: Buried Child Still Packs a Creepy Wallop

Buried Child Edge Theatre Company Sam Shepard's Buried Child which won a Pulitzer in 1979, still carries a creepy wallop...
Westword  |  10-29-2014  |  Show and Tell

'Lakeview Terrace' Takes Liberties with One Couple's True Story

It seems Neil LaBute's Lakeview Terrace is an artistic rendition of the real-life story of John and Mellaine Hamilton, an interracial Altadena couple that has been locked in a number of bitter disputes with next-door neighbor Irsie Henry, an African-American former LAPD officer who has ended up in court over his disagreements with the Hamiltons.
Pasadena Weekly  |  Carl Kozlowski  |  09-23-2008  |  Movies

Vampire Culture: Jake Gyllenhaal Goes Dark

Social satire doesn’t get much blacker than it does in “Nightcrawler.”
Cityview  |  Cole Smithey  |  10-28-2014  |  Reviews

Attorneys: Darren Wilson Indictment Unlikely

Darren Wilson will not be charged with first-degree murder, and there's a good chance he won't be indicted for any crime, say attorneys who are following -- but are not directly involved -- in the grand-jury investigation of the Ferguson police officer.
Riverfront Times  |  Chad Garrison  |  10-28-2014  |  Crime & Justice