Tag Archives: St. Louis

Gaza and The Cheapness of Human Life

As I started to write this post I got a call. It was to pick up at the Barnes-Jewish hospital emergency room. Pulling up I saw a large group of grieving family members.  Have witnessed the exact same scene many … Continue reading

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Watch “Umar Lee Encouraging Safe Cycling” on YouTube

Umar Lee Encouraging Safe Cycling: http://youtu.be/m69O_50WgAw

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Watch “Umar Lee Defends St. Louis Working-class” on YouTube

Umar Lee Defends St. Louis Working-class: http://youtu.be/s3P2yzP5aPw

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Mother Agnes Interviewed by Umar Lee in St. Louis

Please bear with us. The volume is low. We didn’t have access to a professional camera. Mother Agnes also speaks low. However, if you listen to the words I think you’ll find wisdom     Outspoken Syrian Nun Mother Agnes … Continue reading

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Talal Ahmad talks with Umar Lee (The Evening Whirls’ STL Stranger) about STL250. – YouTube

 

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Salvage City is Good For St. Louis

Since the release of the “reality” TV show Salvage City on the Discovery Channel there has been a lot of local chatter. The show has picked up a lot of local fans while also a lot of detractors. Some of … Continue reading

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Denis Leary is a Boston Idiot: St. Louis Way Tougher and Grimier

Before Game Two of the St. Louis World Series actor and comedian Denis Leary was brought in to give his insight. His take was basically to say Boston is a tough and blue-collar city and the Red Sox represent that … Continue reading

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Absurdity of Drug War in St. Louis: Video of St. Louis drug arrest stirs controversy

I thought you might be interested in this story: Video of St. Louis drug arrest stirs controversy Local cops planting drugs on suspects has been going on a long time. Seldom anything is done about it because there is never … Continue reading

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My Novel “Dunya Dust” Available for 99 Cents at Kindle Store

Four Muslim brothers in St. Louis form a bond of brotherhood while hustling in the “milk game”. When one of the brothers, a young refugee from Somalia, commits a brutal murder in the Shaw Neighborhood on the South Side, the … Continue reading

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Chicago and St. Louis: A Comparative Look

I spent last weekend in Chicago. Only a four to five hour drive and cheap bus and train ride from St. Louis it is a city I have been to many times. My first trip to Chicago I was maybe … Continue reading

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St. Louis Photo Series

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