Deadwood Edition Issue #237

March 10, 2009

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Crimson & Blue & Green

Environmental task force aims to convert Lawrence into an eco-powerhouse

The Climate Protection Task Force may not kick as much ass as Chuck Norris’ similarly named Delta Force, but they are just as deadly serious about shaping Lawrence into a statewide leader in sustainability.

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Townie guide to... March Maddening

I would equate March Madness with the symptoms of bi-polar disorder—ecstatic, erratic, moody, reckless, irrational behavior.

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Save & Splurge: Danielle Comstock

Ancient Indians would use chia seeds to outrun their prey—they would run down a deer until it was exhausted.

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The Kids Are Alright

Lawrence’s best-known band reunites as greatest Get Up Kids cover band in the world

Rock and roll break-ups are often tumultuous, emotionally charged affairs. And so it was for the Get Up Kids, probably the best-known band to come out of Lawrence in the last decade. After their March 13th show at Liberty Hall, the Kids will head to Alaska, Los Angeles, Belgium, New York, and beyond—all in conjunction with the release of their 10th anniversary edition of “Something To Write Home About.”

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Anarchonomics

Solidarity collective reacts to capitalist meltdown and sweeps America’s puke off its doorstep

If the anarchists who populate Lawrence’s Solidarity collective felt like rubbing it in, they might well stand on the roof and yell, “I TOLD YOU SO!!!”

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Style Scout: Matt Gifford

Earth-tone working man.

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Style Scout: Ariele Erwine

Midwest mystic cowgirl.

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Road Rage

Actual News Nugs*

Because there's absolutely nothing more important going on in the world.

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Molest We Forget

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JACKO IS BACK-O! KING OF POP RETURNS! MY SHIFT KEY IS STUCK!

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Texas Wreck

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KU apparently messed with Texas.

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Puss 'n Bongs

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Leaves a wicked case of kitten mouth.

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Great Depression II: Depress Harder

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It's raining men, hallelujah!

Societal Collapse Worked For Me!

In which I wonder if the end of the world is such a bad thing after all.