Last Call: Summer’s halfway over, so get out there and see some live music

It’s usually around this time of year that summer is halfway through and I realize I haven’t checked out near enough bands yet. So then I usually go on a but of a tear. Last night, I was lucky enough to catch Panic! At The Disco at the United Center and was frankly blown away. Brendon Urie puts on a hell of a show,…

The Family Of Colonel Sanders Defends His Honor From That "Weasel" Papa John

The whole reason Papa “John” Schnatter found himself in this PR catastrophe, one that has left him disowned and evicted from the Papa John’s headquarters, as well as practically scrubbed from the University of Louisville’s campus, is because he allegedly said “Colonel Sanders called blacks niggers” on a conference…

Health officials: Dragon's Breath iced dessert sounds fun, but could burn your esophagus

We human beings sure love our dopey dessert trends, don’t we? As it happens, one of the latest, frozen cereal treat Dragon’s Breath—also called Dragon Breath, Heaven Breath, nitro puffs, snow balls, and other such things—is, um, kind of dangerous. That’s the official word from the Missouri Poison Center, which this…