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OKG Newsletter

Topic: Death

Punch it

OKG7 things to do

Gazette staff
Five Finger Death Punch is just one of many metal bands with scary-sounding names at Friday’s Kattfest: Battlecross, Killswitch Engage, Pop Evil, Trivium, God Forbid — see what we mean? Gates open at 3:30 p.m. at OKC Zoo Amphitheatre, 2011 N.E. 50th. Tickets are $36.25- $75.25. Call 364-3700 or visit


Wednesday, August 22, 2012

Seeking the truth

Mysteries and cries of mistreatment loom over the death of Robin Leander Howard while in police custody.


Clifton Adcock
The death of Oklahoma City resident Robin Leander Howard, 54, while in police custody has left his family with many unanswered questions.
Tuesday, September 4, 2012

Lost Empires — Death and Evil Beasts


Joshua Boydston

Oklahoma is flush with Southern and hard-rock acts, but there’s a narrower selection of quality straight-ahead metal bands. Enter Lost Empires.

Wednesday, October 24, 2012

No charges

Citing lack of evidence, the district attorney will not bring charges against police in the case of a man who died while in custody.


Clifton Adcock
The burgundy sports utility vehicle pulled up to the curb outside Oklahoma City attorney David Slane’s office.
Tuesday, October 23, 2012

Info on informants

A lawsuit connected to the Murrah building bombing suggests that FBI informants include a number of journalists nationwide.


Jerry Bohnen
If Salt Lake City attorney Jesse Trentadue is right, there are journalists around the country who also happen to be informants for the FBI.
Wednesday, October 31, 2012

A closer look

The death of an OKC man while in police custody has drawn the attention of the FBI.


Clifton Adcock
The FBI has been brought in to investigate the case of a man who died while in police custody, according to the man’s family’s attorney.
Friday, November 2, 2012

Nitro Circus: The Movie

Wow! Ouch!


Rod Lott
Granted only a limited theatrical release this summer, Nitro Circus: The Movie is like Jackass with more athleticism, more engineering know-how, more maturity, more corporate sponsors, and much less testicular trauma.
Friday, November 9, 2012

The Ghostmaker

Give it a ‘Ghost’ of a chance.


Rod Lott
While cleaning a widow’s basement, college student Kyle (Aaron Dean Eisenberg) finds a dusty coffin. Smelling a big eBay sale, he takes it home to clean it up and finds that’s it no ordinary box for bones, but a padded that conceals an intricate system of gears and a built-in music box, not to mention a key dated 1452.
Monday, November 12, 2012

With Great Power ...: The Stan Lee Story

A not-quite-Marvelous look at a pop-culture giant.


Rod Lott
There's a great story surrounding Stan Lee and Marvel Comics. I know because a month ago, I read all about it in Sean Howe’s new book about the very topic. As for the documentary With Great Power  ...: The Stan Lee Story, however, it's perfectly fine if the only portrait you care to see is superficial, self-laudatory and largely wart-free.
Wednesday, November 28, 2012

Questioning power and authority


David Slane
Like most people, I’d be scared to death if I lived in a community that didn’t have police officers.
Wednesday, December 5, 2012