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Residentes de Texas Reciben Primeros Avisos de Expropiación de Tierra para el Muro de Trump

“Nosotros no queremos éste muro – prácticamente todo el pueblo está de acuerdo en esto”, afirma Yvette Salinas, hija de...
The Texas Observer  |  03-16-2017  |  La Linea

Guess Who Still Loves Trumpcare? It's Congressman Dave Reichert!

by Rich Smith 🎶 Still the one.🎶 It has been three whole business days since the Congressional Budget Office released...
The Stranger  |  03-16-2017  |  Slog

Michael Stipe Will Unveil Solo Composition at Moogfest

Photo Credit: Michael Stipe Stipe's selfie game is strong. Former R.E.M. singer Michael Stipe will debut a new solo composition—officially,...
Flagpole Magazine  |  03-16-2017  |  Homedrone

SXSW Music Live: Bash & Pop

Replacements bassist ties one on...

A Grateful Nation Salutes You, Former McDonalds Social Media Manager

by Dan Savage The company says it was hacked... but the tweet was deleted pretty quick. Buttsore Trumpsters immediately added...
The Stranger  |  03-16-2017  |  Slog

MMoCA’s “Young at Art” gives K-12 students a professional showing

“Young at Art” is an exciting exhibit of more than 170 original artworks from K-12 public school students. It’s at...
Isthmus  |  03-16-2017  |  Isthmus' The Daily Page

Side Show: Theatre Memphis Gets Freaky Deaky

Side Show's got it all — great voices, great design, and a great story to tell. It doesn't really capture...

SXSW Panel: G-Funk With Warren G

Barbecue at G’s pad!...

Good Morning, News: City Council Outbursts, Landslides, and the McDonald's Trump Tweet

by Doug Brown Good morning, Portland. Click these links. First up, before we get into the news, make sure to...
The Portland Mercury  |  03-16-2017  |  Blog Town, PDX

SXSW Music Keynote: Nile Rodgers

Don’t be afraid of the Top 40...

Wednesday, March 22 at 5pm - Airpark Isthmus Live Session

Airpark is headlining The Frequency on Wednesday, March 22. Before they take the stage at The Frequency, they'll be recording...
Isthmus  |  03-16-2017  |  Isthmus' The Daily Page

Rodriguez is coming to the Crofoot

Folk rock hero Sixto Rodriguez has added a Detroit-area date before kicking off a short West Coast tour this spring...
Metro Times  |  03-16-2017  |  Blogs

Isthmus Picks Playlist (March 16-23, 2017)

Enjoy a compilation of selected tracks by artists playing shows we're excited about in Madison during the week of March...
Isthmus  |  03-16-2017  |  Isthmus' The Daily Page

15 Things to Do in Madison This Weekend (Mar 17-19)

15 things to keep you busy this weekend...
Isthmus  |  03-16-2017  |  Isthmus' The Daily Page

Isthmus Live Sessions: The Griswolds

The Griswolds perform "Beware the Dog" at an intimate Isthmus Live Session at the Isthmus offices on March 11, 2017...
Isthmus  |  03-16-2017  |  Isthmus' The Daily Page

Trumpcare?

Ideology meets reality as Republicans struggle to “repeal and replace” Obamacare. How can President Trump and the GOP Congress escape...

The Lookout: A Pop Atop the Pyramid

Elevating your drinking game at Bass Pro. When it comes to drinking, I typically don't need things to be made...

Dan Savage: Do Kinky Sex and Islam Mix?

I went to Dark Odyssey Winter Fire, the big kink hotel takeover event in Washington, D.C., in February. There was...
East Bay Express  |  03-16-2017  |  Ear Bud

The Death of Suburbia

There was a fascinating series of stories on the Business Insider website last week called "The Death of Suburbia." That...

Memphis Pop Art Festival and Designer Toy Summit

Ben Daigle sometimes finds it easier to describe the sorts of things visitors to this weekend's Memphis Pop Art Festival...

Moonshine Ball at Tunica Roadhouse

"But tonight (on a starry mic) you're about to hear (we swear) the best star rappers of the year. So,...

Suits Target Tips, Horse Massage

A suit on tipped employees ends as a case on, uh, equine therapy begins. Horse massage suit filed (you read...

Fight School Fight

People Power helps locals battle Trump policies. The Trolley Stop Market turned into a resistance classroom Saturday as Memphians learned...

Taste the Irish

Some libatious suggestions for St. Paddy’s Day. Bring on the amateur whiskey drinkers — St. Patrick's Day is this Friday...

Cassette Set: Nashville Meets Memphis

Less than two years ago, Seth and Coco Moody — the musical power couple that fronts Cassette Set, a new-ish...

Against Vouchers for Shelby County

Sometime in the next few weeks, before the scheduled adjournment of the Tennessee General Assembly in April, the state House...

Young, Gifted, and Black

Three young African-American artists talk about finding a voice in Memphis. We get some choice comments here at The Memphis...

Memphis theaters confront a variety of hideous creatures.

Daylight saving time may have sprung us forward Sunday, but even so, it's getting darker out there all the time...

Partisanship vs. Solidarity?

A move to seat a Democrat as interim state representative from House District 95 could shred the County Commission’s resolve...

Three American Stories ...

These, too, are American stories. She must constantly remind people that she was born here, born in the same land...

Kong: Skull Island

Five lessons from the ape-pocalyse I'm just gonna go ahead and say it: Kong: Skull Island is a bad movie...

Fly on the Wall 1464

Political Animals It's almost a Jeff Foxworthy routine: If you're a state Senator, who's also a doctor, and you're having...

Spring’s false start

Unprecedented high temperatures in February brought scores of visitors outside to enjoy the UW-Madison Arboretum, where plants and animals are...
Isthmus  |  03-16-2017  |  Isthmus' The Daily Page

Food news

In food news: North of the Bayou and L & J deli store are open; Ramen Kid adds poke bowls...
Isthmus  |  03-16-2017  |  Isthmus' The Daily Page

Guisado heaven

Abarrotes Yuremi is the place for long-stewed meats. Look for guisados on the specials board and order a few tacos...
Isthmus  |  03-16-2017  |  Isthmus' The Daily Page

Farms on film

The FairShare CSA Coalition showcases six documentaries as part of the group’s new Food + Farms Film Festival. Fest is...
Isthmus  |  03-16-2017  |  Isthmus' The Daily Page

The perfect bottle

Casetta Kitchen and Counter offers thoughtful pairings for dine-in or take-out. Co-owner James Juedes has a wide-ranging background in wines...
Isthmus  |  03-16-2017  |  Isthmus' The Daily Page

Feedback: Letters & Comments

Letters and comments from the Mar. 16, 2017 issue...
Isthmus  |  03-16-2017  |  Isthmus' The Daily Page

Off the Square: Separated at birth

Bernie Sanders and possible gubernatorial candidate Tim Cullen have a lot in common. (Hint: They're both old white guys.)...
Isthmus  |  03-16-2017  |  Isthmus' The Daily Page

Run, jump, pant

Canine Sports Zone is an indoor fun space for dogs. Agility training and competitions take place here too...
Isthmus  |  03-16-2017  |  Isthmus' The Daily Page

Eats events

Corned beef and cabbage dinner at ALT Brew, whiskey all day at Brocach, and Green Eggs & Kegs at the...
Isthmus  |  03-16-2017  |  Isthmus' The Daily Page

Return, sweet boredom

Protests have their place. But for me it’s all about winning elections. Policy is made inside those big white buildings...
Isthmus  |  03-16-2017  |  Isthmus' The Daily Page

In the Yearning for Zion Case, Fear & Prejudice is Trumping Rule of Law

Texas' argument all along has essentially been that because YFZ's residents have not been forthcoming about their familial relationships and identities, this case is really, really hard, and the court needs to overlook some of the judicial safeguards that protect conventional and weird families alike who aren't doing anything illegal.
San Antonio Current  |  Elaine Wolff  |  05-28-2008  |  Crime & Justice

R.I.P. Roxanne Morgan, the greatest copy editor ever

Roxanne Morgan is gone, and nobody knows what to do.
NUVO  |  Pete Scott  |  12-05-2012  |  Media

I Had Sex at a Swingers Club and Liked It

An inside look at Atlanta sex swingers clubs.
Creative Loafing (Atlanta)  |  Melysa Martinez  |  10-18-2012  |  Sex