Brotherly love — both literal and figurative — helps To Speak of Wolves leap over its fellow metalcore acts.
Music Joshua Boydston
To Speak of Wolves with Harp & Lyre, Before There Was Rosalyn, Facing Giants and more 6 p.m. Friday The Conservatory 8911 N. Western www.conservatoryokc.com 607-4805 $8 advance, $10 door
Strong acting and little story transform Mike Leigh’s film into a poignant slice of life.
Drama Phil Bacharach
Nothing much happens in Mike Leigh films, at least not in the strictest sense of Plot Mechanics 101. There are no car chases or explosions, not even a juicy epiphany in the final reel.
State Sen. Josh Brecheen wants ‘valid criticisms’ of evolution allowed in Oklahoma classrooms with his bill modeled after Texas standards.
News Greg Horton
One month after the release of Gallup poll data showing increased nationwide support for evolution, Oklahoma has two new bills some critics are calling “anti-evolution.” State Rep. Sally Kern, R-Oklahoma City, and Sen. Josh Brecheen, R-Coalgate, filed House Bill 1551 and Senate Bill 554, respectively.
Ready for the birds and the bees? Two legislators are buzzing with legislation that ensures sex-ed curriculum is fact-based.
News Clifton Adcock
Chocolates, flowers, even tickets to the monster-truck rally may be considered acceptable Valentine’s Day gifts by some, but most can agree re-gifting herpes is definitely considered a no-no.
Features Jenny Coon Peterson
Break out the toenail polish; spring is here. And that means new shoes.
Hallelujah! No, seriously. You say “new shoes,” and I instantly start
hearing really exuberant gospel music that involves clapping and raising
of hands. Anyone else?
Letters to the Editor Jay Hanas
A March 10 article in the city’s daily newspaper detailing Sens. Tom
Coburn and Jim Inhofe slamming the tax credits given for ethanol
production to be used in gasoline (“Coburn wants to cut tax breaks on
ethanol”) was predictable.