Giveaway: A Nice Gorilla Vs. Bear Fest/Granada Theater Prize Pack

If you have not already made plans to go to the very excellent Gorilla vs. Bear Fest at the Granada Theater on Saturday, please rectify that immediately. The debut of Preteen Zenith, Tim DeLaughter from Tripping Daisy/Polyphonic Spree’s new band! White Denim, the makers of D, maybe my favorite album this year!  Shabazz Palaces! Dreamed! […]

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Rais Bhuiyan Spoke With Mark Stroman Before the Execution

A few hours before Mark Stroman was executed, he requested that Rais Bhuiyan call him, so they could have at least a brief conversation. Bhuiyan, if you haven’t been following the story, was one of three men Stroman shot in the weeks following September 11, 2001, and the only victim to survive his attack. Last […]

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Leading Off (7/21/11)

Mark Stroman Executed For Killing Store Clerk. The case took a strange turn at the end, with one of Stroman’s surviving victims suing to try to stop the execution from happening, but Stroman was pronounced dead at 8:53 p.m. Wednesday night. Northwest Highway Church Allegedly Actually a Dance Club. Or, as this story refers to […]

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