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Wednesday, May 8, 2013

Moses Gates explores the world’s hidden cities

 Moses Gates has been around the world. To be more exact: around, above and below. But that doesn't make him a high-flying airline pilot or a down-and-dirty West Virginia coal miner. The title bestowed upon him and his ilk
Sunday, Dec. 30, 2012

Forty Years Ago, Deep Throat Took Milwaukee All The Way

When the words Deep Throat first appeared on the old iron marquee of the Parkway Theatre at 34th and Lisbon on Dec. 26, 1972, almost no one knew what it meant. It was just another dirty movie playing at one of the city’s
Wednesday, Dec. 26, 2007

Tonight @ Red Dot

The Shepherd Express bids farewell to one of its own tonight, at James Kloiber’s Going Away Party at the Red Dot. The photographer/illustrator/designer is headed off to New York, but first he’s throwing an open good-bye celebration with music from the city’s premier reggae DJs, Chalice in the Palace.
Monday, Nov. 12, 2007
In September, Matt Wilkinson admitted to KGW-TV of Portland, Ore., that he had recently been in a coma for three days and nearly died. How did this come to be? While drinking with some buddies, Wilkinson decided to stick his pet Eastern diamondback rattlesnake into his mouth. "Me, being me, I put his head in my mouth," he said. A doctor told the TV station that Wilkinson barely made it to the hospital in time because his airway had nearly swollen shut from the venomous bites. Wilkinson admitted that the incident was "kind of [his] own stupid fault."