Think you can’t kick the habit of national chain restaurants? Think again.
Food and Drink Features Jenny Coon Peterson
"Hey, guys, my name’s Steve! I’ll be taking
care of you folks today! Can I interest you in one of our awesome
Triple-Dipper Spice Explosion Macho-Nachos, or maybe you ladies would
like a Cherry Berry Hollywood Boulevard blended margarita?"
Commentary Jason Reese
Conservatives, especially those of a traditional bent like me, are often
rightfully criticized for being downers. We gripe and moan about how
things were better in the old days and that we don’t know where we are
headed, but it sure looks like we are in a handbasket.
WestTown Resource Center aims to provide the homeless and low-income population with a new model of social service.
News Brendan Hoover
Extreme weather is just one of many obstacles facing most of the local
homeless population. Others include crushing poverty, substance abuse,
mental health issues, unemployment, legal issues, domestic violence,
chronic medical conditions and more.
Edmond-based Sure Crossing Films is behind the Internet-fueled thriller “iCrime,” which hits DVD and VOD on Sept. 27.
Sure Crossing principals Richard Ford and Scott Bridges produced the flick, set in the world of vlogs. Here’s the official synopsis: “’iCrime’ begins with the live kidnapping of a popular Internet celebrity and follows an Oklahoma girl obsessed with exposing it as a hoax, catapulting her to her own online celebrity in the process.”
Plus, the page for the film’s YouTube trailer mentions the phrase “sex tape.” Now you’re interested, right? —Rod Lott
Watch the Choctaw folksinger pick, chat about life on the farm.
Local guy Ryan Lawson has a Twitter handle, but not a TV or access to the Internet. Interesting.
He’s also got a bunch of good, authoritative songs in folk, country and bluegrass styles, so maybe there’s something to living out on the fringe. He also plays his guitar the approximately the same angle Paul McCartney played his bass, which you can watch below, thanks to the “Chevy Bricktown Showcase”: