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Idiots & Angels

Clipped wings


Rod Lott
Animator Bill Plympton’s “Idiots & Angels” is not what you’d think, for several reasons.
Tuesday, January 25, 2011

Crown heights

The reigning Queen of Rockabilly, Wanda Jackson puts on a ‘Party’ locally to celebrate her new album with The White Stripes’ leader


Joshua Boydston
Wanda Jackson with Green Corn Revival
7 p.m. Friday
ACM@UCO Performance Lab, 323 E. Sheridan
974-4700, free
Wednesday, January 26, 2011

Just looking

What does a OKC homeowner actually look like?


Gazette staff
What does the typical homeowner in Oklahoma City look like, literally? According to a recent survey conducted by The Media Audit, whites comprise 79.8 percent of all homeowners among adults age 18 and older in town.
Wednesday, February 2, 2011

Now that’s what I call mad money!

Greyson Chance is so totally now.


Gazette staff
It took him 13 years, but Edmond pop moppet Greyson Chance has finally landed a song on one of those “NOW That’s What I Call Music!” compilations. (You know the ones: You’ve seen them advertised on TV, yet aren’t exactly worthy of the all caps or the exclamation point.)
Wednesday, February 2, 2011

CFN Mailbag

Missing point of view


Gazette staff
Recently, in your fine publication, I’ve read a number of letters from Christians addressing what a terrible threat Islam is to “Christians and Jews,” specifically one that was posted in the Chicken-Fried News (CFN Mailbag, Penelope M. Blair, Jan. 19, Oklahoma Gazette).
Wednesday, February 2, 2011

’Ham it up

As DJ Bronzai, Jon Mooneyham isn’t your typical record-spinner. He’s on a mission to save the state from bad music. That means you, Ke$ha.


Joshua Boydston

DJ Bronzai
9 p.m. Thursday
VZD’s Restaurant and Club
4200 N. Western, 524-4203

Wednesday, February 2, 2011

Strip club

With a shoestring budget but a deep pool of talent, Oklahoma City University students give stage time to brand-new musicals.

Performing Arts

Charles Martin

OCU Stripped
8 p.m. Saturday-Sunday
Oklahoma City University, Petree Recital Hall
2501 N. Blackwelder
Free, donations accepted

Tuesday, February 1, 2011


Conditions are ripe for marital strife in Oklahoma, where divorce comes sweeping down the plains.


Malena Lott
Love may be a many-splendored thing, but in Oklahoma, love often turns into a country song, à la Tammy Wynette’s 1968 No. 1 hit, “D-I-V-O-R-C-E.” Unfortunately for Oklahoma, as the decades roll by, the state can’t seem to get out of the top-five ranking for highest divorce rates in the U.
Wednesday, February 9, 2011

Cornett should improve air supply

Letters to the Editor

Sue Clancy
Regarding the Feb. 2 Oklahoma Gazette Commentary “Mayor McModern” by Keith Gaddie: I wish Mayor Mick Cornett the best of luck in attempting to modernize a city that has Christian extremist/ fundamentalists ringed around its throat.
Wednesday, February 16, 2011

Graphic substance

Norman author Rob Vollmar bypasses caped crusaders in favor of cerebral historical fiction set in ancient Sumer, in ‘Inanna’s Tears.’


Charles Martin

Rob Vollmar and J. David Osborne
3-6 p.m. Saturday
Atomik Pop
918 W. Main, Norman, 329-9695

Wednesday, February 23, 2011