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OKG Newsletter


Topic: oklahoma

Barkley’s bite

Some people just can't get over it.


CFN

Gazette staff
You know what they say about opinions: Everybody’s got one! That’s certainly the case with Charles Barkley and his hatin’ on Oklahoma.
 
Wednesday, April 27, 2011

Getting Kinky

Kinky Friedman humorously weaves religion and politics in his first Oklahoma show in decades.


Music

Rob Collins

Kinky Friedman
8 p.m. Saturday
The Blue Door, 2805 N. McKinley
BlueDoorOKC.com, 524-0738
$30-$35

 
Wednesday, April 27, 2011

Point: Fallin should ‘listen to her gut’

Is getting the politics right better than getting the policy wrong?


Commentary

Chris Smith
I was proud to see Gov. Mary Fallin stand up to the more extreme elements of her party recently when she was in favor of utilizing the $54 million that the federal government returned to Oklahoma to implement a health care exchange.
 
Wednesday, April 27, 2011

Counterpoint: Fallin ‘should be praised’

Frankly, Oklahomans shouldn’t give a hoot.


Commentary

Charlie Meadows
House Bill 2130, high-profile legislation by Oklahoma House Speaker Kris Steele and supported by Gov. Mary Fallin, passed in mid-March with only 51 votes and then headed for the Senate.
 
Wednesday, April 27, 2011

Cannabis crackdown

No hashish for you.


CFN

Gazette staff
Last month the Oklahoma Senate took the opportunity to commemorate 4/20 by passing — 44-2 — House Bill 1798.
 
Wednesday, May 4, 2011

Hear this


OKG7 things to do

Gazette staff
Oklahoma fiddle virtuoso Kyle Dillingham and his band, Horseshoe Road, bring their signature “heartland acoustic” sound to the stage 8 p.m. Thursday at the Sooner Theatre, 101 W. Main in Norman.
 
Wednesday, May 4, 2011

Salute this


OKG7 things to do

Gazette staff
Brightmusic Society of Oklahoma celebrates five American composers in the chamber ensemble’s season finale, “Americana,” at 7:30 p.m. Monday and Tuesday.
 
Wednesday, May 4, 2011

Parks and recreation

Get to know Oklahoma, because it’s worth getting to know.


Commentary

Nathan Gunter
Enjoy this upcoming summer vacation, Oklahoma. It’s the last chance you’ll have to visit seven Oklahoma state parks that are set to close due to budget cuts.
 
Wednesday, May 4, 2011

Wine Forum wrap-up

Argentinian wines, already well-established in the state, were the focus of this year’s event.


Food and Drink Features

Greg Horton
South America has been the source of remarkable value wines for the past two decades. Beginning in the 1990s, Chile began collecting shelf space and market share, especially with familiar names like Concha y Toro, Frontera and Walnut Crest.
 
Wednesday, May 4, 2011
 
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