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Music Video Monday: Valerie June

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Bulls 108, Grizzlies 104: A Game of Ghosts

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Tigers 62, USF 56

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Memphis Bound Gilbert Gottfried Talks Trump, TV, Life on the Road

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Garth Brooks

Sat., Feb. 4, 7 p.m. @ FedExForum

Garth Brooks and Trisha Yearwood, performing live at FedEx Forum.

Bendy Brewski Yoga

Thursdays, 6-8 p.m. @ High Cotton Brewing Co.

Yoga and beer pairing. Beginner-friendly, fun yoga followed by a pint. No experience necessary. No watchasana.

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Council Members Say Racism Motivated Beale Street Vote

Council Members Say Racism Motivated Beale Street Vote

Some Memphis City Council members said a company was cheated out of a contract to manage Beale Street because the company’s leadership is mainly African American.

Rape Kit Backlog Testing to Finish This Year

The final, untested rape kits from the city’s backlog of more than 12,000 should be sent to labs for review in a few  months, Memphis City Council members were told Tuesday.

Shelby County Commission Delays Vote on STD Prevention Funding

On Monday, the Shelby County Commission delayed a vote to approve $407,000 in federal grants earmarked for HIV prevention services from four separate agencies, including $115,000 in funding designated for Planned Parenthood Greater Memphis Region’s free condom program.

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Sports

Beyond the Arc Podcast #65: MLK Day, All Stars, Playoff matchups, and more

Beyond the Arc Podcast #65: MLK Day, All Stars, Playoff matchups, and more

This week on the show, Kevin and Phil talk about:

Inauguration Day: Then and Now

Among the hundreds of Memphis sporting events I’ve attended, one of the most memorable took place on January 19, 2009, at FedExForum.

Bulls 108, Grizzlies 104: A Game of Ghosts

There are ghosts everywhere.

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Music

Duets for Mellotron

Duets for Mellotron

In April, 2016, there was a unique concert at Crosstown Arts.

New Memphis Music

Brandon Taylor — Radio Ghost (Madjack Records)

Mark Edgar Stuart Live at Loflin Yard

Loflin Yard brought live music to their sprawling grounds in the spring of last year, and the downtown bar/venue has just announced that they will be hosting a weekly songwriter night every Wednesday.

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Politics

Cohen Won't Attend Trump Inauguration

Cohen Won't Attend Trump Inauguration

After making announcement at Mason Temple commemoration for MLK, Congressman catalogues several "distressing" actions by President-elect and tells Flyer that insulting tweets about civil rights icon John Lewis became "the straw that broke the camel's back."

Briefs from the Political Week

Rallings downplays homicide numbers; Commission prepares legislative package, includes medical marijuana, not in agreement yet on MLGW issue; Cohen gets new leadership post in Congress

In The Age Of Trump, Remember The Killian Documents

For media consumers, the lesson is, be suspicious of everything, especially if it confirms your biases.

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Food & Drink

Wine-speak

Wine-speak

The thing to remember is that wine-speak isn't about expertise; it's about what the philosopher professor Harry Frankfurt called "bullshit."

Oshi to Rebrand

Oshi closed yesterday and will reopen in the spring as a new concept, according to owner Jeff Johnson.

LYFE Downtown To Go Full Service, etc.

LYFE Kitchen announced last month that the Chisca location, roughly a year after it opened, "will be undergoing a transformation ... that will bring new flavors and a new ambience to the LYFE Kitchen dining experience in downtown Memphis."

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Opinion

Memphis Gets a Shout Out From Joss Whedon and a Beautiful Artist's Diary

Thumbing through Twitter last night I noticed a tweet from Mr. Avengers director, Joss Whedon that read, "this THIS this."

Being There: No App For That

A few weeks ago, I had a very early flight and needed a ride to the airport.

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Film/TV

Jackie

Jackie

When Jackie was being filmed in early 2016, few could have predicted how relevant it would be in 2017.

Music Video Monday: Valerie June

Happy Martin Luther King, Jr. Day from Music Video Monday!

Iggy and the Stooges Doc Gimme Danger to Kick Off Indie Wednesday Film Series

Indie Memphis will be launching a new weekly film series on Wednesday, February 1 with a screening of the Jim Jarmusch's documentary Gimme Danger.

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