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Topic: Phil Bacharach

Make like a tree and ...

As much as 10 percent of Oklahoma's tree population is likely lost due to drought.


Phil Bacharach
Oklahoma's drought has wreaked havoc on the state's tree population, with forestry officials estimating that as much as 10 percent of the tree population is likely dead.
Monday, January 9, 2012

The Man Nobody Knew

A son seeks to learn more about his CIA spymaster father in the documentary ‘The Man Nobody Knew.’


Phil Bacharach
William Colby was the consummate CIA agent: stoic, steadfast and secretive. He rose through the ranks, from clandestine missions in the Office of Strategic Services during World War II to CIA director in the Nixon Administration.
Wednesday, January 11, 2012



Rod Lott
Our daily life is defined by rituals.
Wednesday, January 18, 2012

Full court press

Obama nominates an OKC federal magistrate to the 10th Circuit Court.


Amy Lester

President Barack Obama's nomination last week of an Oklahoma City federal magistrate to the 10th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals comes after a search of more than two years.

Wednesday, February 1, 2012

‘Live from ...’

As an intern for ‘Saturday Night Live,’ an OKC native gets a behind-the-scenes look at the iconic TV show.


Phil Bacharach
For more than five decades, television’s “Saturday Night Live” has been a staple of pop culture (“Well, isn’t that special?”). For an Oklahoma City woman attending college in New York, however, it meant just another day in the office.
Wednesday, February 8, 2012

The Doors: Mr. Mojo Risin': The Story of L.A. Woman

Love this music documentary madly.


Phil Bacharach
If you like rock ’n’ roll or drugs — or, perish the thought, even both — chances are you've gone through a Doors phase. Most likely that presumed phase was back in high school, when your parents didn't understand you and disheveled self-destruction was the height of romanticism.
Tuesday, February 14, 2012


Comedian and ‘WTF’ podcast host Marc Maron brings his brutally honest humor to City Arts Center.

Performing Arts

Phil Bacharach
Marc Maron with BradChad Porter and Seth Joseph
7:30 p.m. & 10 p.m. Saturday
City Arts Center
3000 General Pershing Boulevard
$25 in advance, $27 at door
Wednesday, February 15, 2012

Remembering Anthony Shadid


Phil Bacharach
What I remember most about Anthony Shadid from high school was his laugh. It was disarmingly infectious. His eyes would crinkle and his head would tilt back, and he reminded me of a young Ringo Starr, all smiles and shy charm.
Friday, February 17, 2012

Child abuse not funny

Letters to the Editor

Reece Kepler
As a conservative reader of the Gazette, I come expecting to be disagreeable to, frustrated with, and even angered by the majority of its contents. I continue to read out of amusement and because the
Wednesday, February 29, 2012

Protesters vs. ‘Personhood’

Opponents gather at the Capitol to voice concerns about SB 1433.


Phil Bacharach
More than 500 protesters gathered at the Oklahoma state Capitol today in protest of the “Personhood” bill, an anti-abortion measure proclaiming that life begins at conception, and guaranteeing full rights and privileges to fertilized human eggs.
Tuesday, February 28, 2012