University of Missouri

  • Blogs

    February 24, 2014

    Watch Jason Collins Play the Most Talked About Ten Minutes in the NBA This Season

    Jason Collins signed a 10-day contract with the Brooklyn Nets on Sunday. Until this weekend, Collins, who is a free agent, had not played since he came out as gay in April in Sports Illustrated.

  • Blogs

    February 11, 2014

    Michael Sam's Gay...Now, Who's Gonna Draft Him?

    The returns would seem to be in regarding the NFL's acceptance of University of Missouri senior Michael Sam, the league's first openly gay player -- or at least the man who would be the league's first openly gay player if he's drafted in May. Shannon Sharpe, former All-Pro and now commentator for C ... More >>

  • Film

    February 29, 2012
  • Blogs

    October 19, 2011

    Drunkorexia: The New Not Eating Is Drinking

    ​Experts have identified the latest phenomenon affecting "thousands of women," and it has quite the catchy name. One part binge-drinking and one part anorexia, it is...drunkorexia. Bent on "staying slim" and getting drunk as quickly as possible (and spending money on booze rather than food) on ... More >>

  • Theater

    November 10, 2010

    In the Wake, Middletown, and Scottsboro Boys Enter the Discomfort Zone

    New plays by Lisa Kron and Will Eno; Kander and Ebb hit Broadway

  • Blogs

    November 2, 2010

    Kittehs Iz Making You Feel Better

    ​Election getting you down? Think cats! Because owning a cat or cats can apparently help improve your health, make you kinder and gentler, and ease you through your crazy cat lady days. Just what all the crazy cat ladies needed. Not to mention, cats are funny. Evidence to right.

  • Blogs

    February 4, 2010

    Pork Rinds Are the Hot Snack of Moment; Nut Roasters Are Disappearing from the City

    ​Johanna Kolodny is the in-house forager for Print, the restaurant in the new Ink 48 hotel, where she has brought in chestnuts from the forestry department of the University of Missouri and Greek-style yogurt from upstate New York. [NY Times] Pork rinds -- or pigskins -- are becoming the snac ... More >>

  • News

    January 28, 2009

    What Cooked the World's Economy?

    It wasn't your overdue mortgage.

  • Blogs

    April 29, 2008

    George C. Scott Wins an Obie

    Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. June 4, 1958, Vol. III, No. 32 from Obies 1958 coverage... By Jerry Tallmer He looks like a Marine, he walks like a Marine, he talks like a Marine, biting off his words sardonically, glancing at you coolly down his long nose; and once inde ... More >>

  • News

    September 20, 2005

    Storm Front

    In global warming's kitchen, hurricanes love the heat

  • News

    July 29, 2003

    Losing His Voice

    Harvey Pekar's American Splendor Is Coming to a Movie Theater Near You. Why Can't the Pioneer of Autobiographical Comics Talk About It?

  • News

    November 27, 2001

    J.A. Lobbia


  • News

    February 20, 2001
  • Music

    October 13, 1998