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Basic instinct


Gazette staff
A jaw-dropper of a local story has drawn worldwide attention.
Wednesday, January 11, 2012

Exploring ambiguity

Anthony Shadid, Oklahoma City native and Pulitzer Prize winner, will relate the complexities and tragedies of the war in Iraq in his forthcoming book, a collection of tales from Baghdad.


Marie Doezema
Editor's note: In light of the Feb. 16 death of Anthony Shadid, Oklahoma Gazette has pulled this July 14, 2004, article from its archives.
Friday, February 17, 2012

Shot with his own gun


Gazette staff
To loosely paraphrase the sentiment of the National Rifle Association: Guns don’t kill penises; felons with lousy luck do. Just ask Tavares Donnell Colbert, an ex-con recently arrested for possession of a firearm — but not before he had done gone and shot himself in the genitals.
Wednesday, July 25, 2012

Film it

OKG7 things to do

Gazette staff
Mickey Reece’s locally shot sci-fi sports drama, Walrus, screens Tuesday night at The Paramount, 701 W. Sheridan. That’s directly following Reece’s participation in the Oklahoma Writers Forum at 6 p.m., across the street at Individual Artists of Oklahoma Gallery, 706 W. Sheridan, where local playwrights and filmmakers will talk writing for the stage and screen. Admission to both is free. Call 517-0787 or 232-6060, respectively, or visit or


Hey! Read This:
Walrus film review  

Wednesday, November 7, 2012

A Single Shot

A backwoods noir.


Rod Lott
In the thriller A Single Shot, director David M. Rosenthal follows the path Sam Raimi set in the snow with 1998's A Simple Plan: one that leads blue-collar folk to misappropriated money and, ergo, evil deeds. File it under “When Bad Things Happen to Good Rednecks.”
Friday, January 10, 2014

Beware of resident


Gazette staff
An Oklahoma City man took the words Do Not Disturb to a whole new stratosphere when he opened fire on a door-to-door salesman.
Wednesday, May 14, 2014

Well, shoot


Gazette staff
Two troopers shot! Sounds like the start of a intense noir tale.
Tuesday, June 10, 2014

Oh, shoot


Gazette staff
A cannon projectile fired at a fun show (Did we just say fun show? We meant gun show.) recently traveled almost two miles before blasting a 15-inch hold in a Wyandotte couple’s home.
Wednesday, July 2, 2014