Deadwood Edition Issue #236

March 3, 2009

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Beer as Folk

Two guys from Lawrence make a go at a sudsy livelihood

Barnyard Brewing is fine-tuning brews that Lawrence will soon be enjoying.

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Townie Guide to... surviving Sebelius withdrawal

Maybe I'll share my inhaler when my own anxiety-triggered asthma attack is under control.

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Layoffs to Lemonade

Web-savvy Lawrencians look on the bright side of unemployment

Jacinta Langford and Jesse Sevier decided to latch onto the upside of getting downsized. After getting pink slips a few weeks ago from the firm where they worked together, the Lawrence duo started a marketing business with an emphasis on Web 2.0.

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Missouri Compromised

Actual News Nugs*

KU pounds Missouri into secession.

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Cast and Present

The Appleseed Cast embarks on new sonic expedition

In a one-handed count of Lawrence bands whose last two records have each sold over 25,000 copies, you’d likely have fingers left over. Tom King interviews The Appleseed Cast about its new album "Sagarmatha" and mountains to climb in 2009.

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Save & Splurge: Linda Niedbalski

Estée Lauder is the crack cocaine of the cosmetics world and Clinique is the meth.

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Silver Fox in the White House

Actual News Nugs*

Being secretary is woman's work.

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Mission Re-accomplished

Actual News Nugs*

Obama announces all troops out of Iraq by 2011, Haliburton applies for bailout money.

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Blowing Smoke Up Our Ass

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Kansas House passes coal plant legislation, suffers hairy palms and blindness from repeated self pleasure.

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Band Name Generator

Actual News Nugs*

Using Wikipedia and Flickr to randomly crank out an album. So this is how Lil' Wayne does it...

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Redistribution of Health

Actual News Nugs*

Comrade Obama proposes socialized medicine, eating of dissidents and infants soon to follow.

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Style Scout: Andrew Witt

Active, heart on sleeve.

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La Prima Ta-ta

Actual News Nugs*

A topless coffee shop. Work for tips? Makes you perky? Room for milk? Etc., etc.

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Style Scout: Jennifer Hunt

A stone cold fox

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Barack & Awe

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President Obama addresses Congress, inspires nation. Governor Bobby Jindal offers rebuttal, frightens children.

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F.E.A.R. 2: Project Origin (360)

While the story may not be a masterpiece, the atmosphere and sense of dread F.E.A.R. 2 presents to the player makes it a perfect title to play late at night with the lights off and the sound up.

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Mardi Poopers

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Hate to rain bullets on the parade, but....