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Terror Con Invades Providence

Terror Con Invades Providence

Feb 24, 2017 | No comment

On February 25 & 26, the Rhode Island Convention Center will be taken to a whole new dimension. Celebrities from

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Advice from the Trenches: My Guy Is Bi

Advice from the Trenches: My Guy Is Bi

Feb 22, 2017 | No comment

Dear C; I’ve known Erik for about six months. At first we were just friends, but as things went on

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Around the World in 80 Days: If It's Tuesday, This Must Be Woonsocket

Around the World in 80 Days: If It’s Tuesday, This Must Be Woonsocket

Feb 22, 2017 | No comment

Around the World in 80 Days is a stage version of what is very likely the most popular novel by

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Roots Report: Grand Funk Railroad at Twin River

Roots Report: Grand Funk Railroad at Twin River

Feb 22, 2017 | No comment

Okee dokee folks… I went to see Grand Funk Railroad and former Eagles member Don Felder at Twin River last

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The Naked Magicians Come to The Vets

The Naked Magicians Come to The Vets

Feb 15, 2017 | No comment

On February 25, The Naked Magicians come to The Vets in Providence, bringing with them the only R-rated magic show

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  • Terror Con Invades Providence
  • Advice from the Trenches: My Guy Is Bi
  • Around the World in 80 Days: If It's Tuesday, This Must Be Woonsocket
  • Roots Report: Grand Funk Railroad at Twin River
  • The Naked Magicians Come to The Vets

Theater

Locked Up for Our Country's Good
February 27, 2017 No Comment

Locked Up for Our Country’s Good

  The United States is home to only 5% of the world’s population, yet houses 25% of the world’s prisoners. Why ...

Got Beer?

Got Beer? Got Ink? Brew Crews Talk Tattoos
February 15, 2017 No Comment

Got Beer? Got Ink? Brew Crews Talk Tattoos

To play along with the fun of the Motif Tattoo Issue, we asked local beer professionals to tell us about ...

Books

Book Review: E.A. Mann's One American Robin
February 8, 2017 No Comment

Book Review: E.A. Mann’s One American Robin

  It’s the realism of this story that I find so striking. Author E.A. Mann, in his debut novel, wrote ...

Cannabis

Jeff Sessions – The End of Cannabis Reform?
February 15, 2017 No Comment

Jeff Sessions – The End of Cannabis Reform?

  After a long and heated debate, the US Senate voted to confirm Senator Jeff Sessions (R-Alabama) to be our ...

Dare Me

DareMe: Making the Jump
June 1, 2016 No Comment

DareMe: Making the Jump

When the door of the Cessna 182 whipped open at 10,000 feet above ground, the cold rush of air snapped me ...

Film

Providence French Film Festival 2017
February 15, 2017 No Comment

Providence French Film Festival 2017

An annual event since 1998, the Providence French Film Festival will be held this February 25 through March 4, with all ...

Fine Arts

Luna Loba: El Azufre
February 8, 2017 No Comment

Luna Loba: El Azufre

On January 29, if you were to arrive late at Luna Loba: El Azufre [The Sulfur Moon] at AS220 Black Box ...

Food

Locale Profile: Great Northern BBQ
February 15, 2017 No Comment

Locale Profile: Great Northern BBQ

Few people don’t enjoy barbecue, and Great Northern BBQ Co, a local food truck bursting with awards and style, is ...

Lifestyle

Advice from the Trenches: My Guy Is Bi
February 22, 2017 No Comment

Advice from the Trenches: My Guy Is Bi

Dear C; I’ve known Erik for about six months. At first we were just friends, but as things went on ...

Lunar Notes

Lunar Notes
February 15, 2017 No Comment

Lunar Notes

Aries: You’re pumped and ready for action. Some folks want to play nice, but you’re not ready for that. Something or ...

Opinion

Alternative Facts: Talking to Trump
February 15, 2017 No Comment

Alternative Facts: Talking to Trump

Fox Television has significantly raised the rates to advertise on programs that President Trump has acknowledged watching. This might be ...

Pin Up of the Month

Pin-Up of the Month: Sinnamon Splice
February 2, 2017 No Comment

Pin-Up of the Month: Sinnamon Splice

What’s your biggest pet peeve? It really bothers me when people dress up their cars. The reindeer horns and Rudolph ...

Shopping

Darren Hill’s Eclectic Empire
January 18, 2017 No Comment

Darren Hill’s Eclectic Empire

POP Emporium is an immense antique shop in a nondescript warehouse near Smith Hill, beautifully curated like a captivating museum ...

Sports

Alt-Nation: Beyond Wrestling Presents “Party Animals”
December 28, 2016 No Comment

Alt-Nation: Beyond Wrestling Presents “Party Animals”

I’ve exhausted all my desire to write about music for one year, so figured I’d move the conversation along to ...

Alt Nation

Alt-Nation: The Sinister Sounds of the '50s, '60s, '70s, '80s, and beyond…
February 15, 2017 No Comment

Alt-Nation: The Sinister Sounds of the ’50s, ’60s, ’70s, ’80s, and beyond…

An Evening with Lol Tolhurst, Founding Member of The Cure I’ve been a fan of The Cure for almost 30 ...

Roots Report

Roots Report: Milk and bread, baby!
February 15, 2017 No Comment

Roots Report: Milk and bread, baby!

Okee dokee folks…We had a blizzard. Wasn’t that fun? This latest storm was like the Super Bowl for the local ...