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Lipstick Smear: Let Theatre Memphis' "Stage Kiss" slip you some tongue

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National Civil Rights Museum Freedom Award

National Civil Rights Museum Freedom Award

Thu., Oct. 19, 7:30 p.m. @ The Orpheum

Museum's signature event that honors outstanding individuals for their significant contributions to civil and human rights. This year's honorees are Bernice King, Hugh Masekela, and…

Booksigning by Amanda Torres

Thu., Oct. 19, 6 p.m. @ Novel

Author discusses and signs Latin American Paleo Cooking: Over 80 Traditional Recipes Made Grain and Gluten Free.

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Fly on the Wall 1494

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Walkin’ on Water

Pieces of a connected Memphis riverfront are falling into place as one big project will open this weekend while another celebrates its first birthday.

The Way Forward: Grizzlies Start a New Era

Nostalgia is a subtle nihilism.

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Sports

Five Notes on Grizzlies/Pelicans

Five Notes on Grizzlies/Pelicans

The Grizzlies started the season with a win last night, defeating the New Orleans Pelicans 103-91 and creating several new narratives in the process.

Three Thoughts on Tiger Football

• The arrests of Shaun Rupert (on armed robbery charges) and Ernest Suttles (rape charges) are deeply troubling developments in an otherwise successful half-season of Tiger football.

Grizzlies to waive or trade Baldwin, Zagorac today

The Grizzlies have until the close of business today to get down to the official 15-man opening night roster, and it's been a matter of some speculation who would be the final players waived.

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Music

How Coco Hames Got to Memphis

How Coco Hames Got to Memphis

Let it be known: Lindsay "Coco" Hames is now a Memphian.

Jon Langford: Welsh Punk Explores the Soul of the South

Recently I spoke with Jon Langford, founding member of the punk/post-punk British group the Mekons, not to mention other, more country-influenced bands like the Waco Brothers and the Pine Valley Cosmonauts, about his latest project, Four Lost Souls.

Ponderosa Stomp Recap: 24 Hours in NOLA

Although Ponderosa Stomp, the New Orleans-based love letter to lesser-known soul, blues, rockabilly, and garage artists, was cut short by the fizzled Hurricane Nate, the festival was hopping last Friday.

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Politics

Fincher Ready to Take on "Career Politician" Blackburn in GOP Senate Primary

Fincher Ready to Take on "Career Politician" Blackburn in GOP Senate Primary

Former 8th District Congressman says Number One issue will be the ongoing opioid epidemic and faults his ex-House colleague, a major sponsor of suspect legislation exposed on 60 Minutes, for inability to "see what's going on around us."

New Names on the Marquee

Ford in the future, Bredesen in the present, and Fincher versus Blackburn?

Filling in the Blanks

If Rip Van Winkle happened to be not a fictional character from a previous century but  a current resident of Shelby County, Tennessee, he would not have had to nod off for a full score of years to wake up to a drastically changed landscape.

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Jonathan Magallanes is a big dog rider in the kitchen.

Tater Tots Now Available at All Huey's

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Opinion

Amazon Prime-time

Amazon Prime-time

There's been a lot of discussion lately about luring Amazon to build its second company headquarters, to be called Amazon HQ2, in Memphis.

Invest in Yourself, Memphis

After decades of depression, Memphis finally finds itself in the early stage of a renaissance.

Which History Should We Honor?

As I drove down the winding highway to the small East Tennessee city of Athens last Thursday, I wondered what the next day's Tennessee Historical Commission meeting would hold.

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Film/TV

The Florida Project

The Florida Project

Orlando grifters live on the edge in director Sean Baker’s follow up to Tangerine.

Sooth the Pain With All The Rage Documentary at Crosstown Arts

Indie Memphis is coming up in two weeks.

Music Video Monday: Eric Hughes

Music Video Monday is bringing it on home!

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Pontotoc opening next week on South Main

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Mud Island Could be Home of New Freshwater Aquarium

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City Council Calls for a Backup Plan to Remove Forrest Statue

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Lipstick Smear: Let Theatre Memphis' "Stage Kiss" slip you some tongue

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