Wednesday 30 Jul
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OKG Newsletter

Topic: police


Bar none, a one-of-a-kind kick.


Rod Lott
How weird that in its brief theatrical run, K-11 attracted more attention for who the director is (the mother of Twilight starlet Kristen Stewart) than for its outlandish subject matter (transgendered inmates). That oversight is as insane as this movie, which is new to Blu-ray.
Tuesday, April 23, 2013

Police Story / Police Story 2

Cop a feel.


Rod Lott
Like many, my first exposure to Jackie Chan was through 1981’s The Cannonball Run. That doesn’t count.
Wednesday, May 8, 2013



If you’ve ever been to a hockey game, you’re surely familiar with the Zamboni — you know, the big vehicle that glides around the rink to smooth out the ice between periods.
Wednesday, May 15, 2013

This is 40

In OKC’s first-ever $1 billion budget, a rise in crime prompts city council to approve 40 additional police officers.


Tim Farley
When Oklahoma City Police Chief Bill Citty requested 40 more police officers as part of his department’s proposed budget, he pointed to alarming crime statistics.
Wednesday, June 19, 2013

Bad aim


Gazette staff
Some things just don’t belong in some places. Put the wrong thing in the wrong place and — blammo! — you’re looking at a quarter of a century in the clinker.
Tuesday, July 16, 2013

The Jeffrey Dahmer Files

“Go look in the refrigerator.”


Rod Lott
Understandably, a documentary about serial killer Jeffrey Dahmer that weaves fictional elements with fact sounds like a wretched, evil, exploitative thing. Instead, it's a small marvel of microcinema — and another argument for the storytelling power of the nonfiction format.
Thursday, July 25, 2013

Behind the snitch?


Gazette staff
A recent discovery suggests that human moral conscience just might be located in the buttocks.

Wednesday, August 7, 2013

Taking the bus one stop too far


Gazette staff

Life can be tough when you refuse to come out of your room. Especially when that room is a bus.

Especially when that bus is filled with a rap star’s all-adult posse.

Wednesday, August 28, 2013