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OKG Newsletter

Topic: don’t

Tips to avoid the anxiety of getting bumped

Because the nosebleeds are way up there.


Royce Young
It’s the sports fan’s mirage, the oasis in the desert: You’re upper level, looking down on the action and wondering, “What would this game look like from down there?”
Wednesday, March 9, 2011

Astro boy

Astronautalis tries to flip the script of his rap sheet by shaking indie hip-hop free from its creative doldrums.


Chris Parker

Astronautalis with Sims and Algebra
7 p.m. Tuesday
The Conservatory, 8911 N. Western, 607-4805

Wednesday, March 16, 2011

'We don't eat puppies'

Letters to the Editor

Brian Crain
State Sen. Josh Brecheen, R-Coalgate, doesn’t like Senate Bill 1712, last year’s legislation crafted to lessen the inhumane conditions found at “puppy mills” in our state. In fact, he dislikes it so much that he has introduced SB 15, which would repeal SB 1712.
Wednesday, March 16, 2011

Garden party

It doesn’t matter if you don’t know the difference between a trowel and a hoe (we don’t, either). Here’s what you need to make your garden grow.


Jenny Coon Peterson
Spring is about renewal. The air is fresh, the mornings are cool, and all the new green things are growing. You can’t help but want to get your hands in the dirt and grow some things of your own.
Wednesday, March 23, 2011

Dr. Strangebrew

It may not replace that perfect porter, but beer cocktails abound in town. You just need to stop being pretentious.

Food and Drink Features

Charles Martin
After 13 years as a legal member of the church of good beer, dumping a bunch of mixers and spirits into a perfectly crafted brew seems blasphemous.
Wednesday, March 30, 2011

Russell’s brand

Tom Russell forces his way out of the constricting Americana box, preferring to let his songs speak for themselves.


Chris Parker

Tom Russell
8 p.m. Thursday
The Blue Door, 2805 N. McKinley, 524-0738 |
$25 advance, $30 door

Wednesday, March 30, 2011

Spruce up your speeches

How to give a memorable talk


Gazette staff
Speeches don’t have to be dull for your audience. If you have to give one, sales presentation trainer Patricia Frapp recommends following this seven steps for your speech to stick.
Wednesday, March 30, 2011

Irish eyes are frowning

Letters to the Editor

Jay Hubbard
I must admit I’m a trifle disgusted (I don’t even think that’s the word for it) at some of the glasses in the March 9 “By the glass” article (Jenny Coon Peterson, March 9, Gazette). As a man who’s a trifle Irish, it makes my blood (or the liquor in my blood) boil to see an improper pint — one without a handle.
Wednesday, April 20, 2011

Small wonders

Little details can make a big difference in business


Gazette staff
At the Daytona 500 between 1995 and 2004, the average margin of victory was a mere 0.241 seconds.
Wednesday, May 11, 2011

Open-carry calendar girls

The Second Amendment gets a new look


Gazette staff
When you’re brainstorming fundraising ideas in Central Oklahoma, isn’t a calendar of a dozen women brandishing firearms the first thing that comes to mind?
Wednesday, June 1, 2011