Here Comes Super Weenie!

  –by Rafael Barker– “This place changed my life once already.” Those are the words of Super Weenie owner Jason Myer, whose takeout hot dog shop is slated to open in the space formerly occupied by Jamie Miller’s vintage store “Collage”. To hear Jason tell it, 805 Quarrier Street will …

The Sleep Well Beast

–by Joshua Beane– The first time I heard The National, I was standing on Summers Street in Charleston, waiting to meet a friend for lunch. As my friend approached me, she removed her earbuds and I asked her what she was listening to. She responded that it was The National’s …

Get Found: Qiet, Nietzsche, Nihilism, and the Philosophy of Exaltation

–by Joshua Beane– “God is dead.” After all these years, people still misunderstand Nietzsche’s declaration. What the great philosopher meant to say is that god is simply not relevant to modern people; they no longer have a moral and ethical framework that is supported solely by supernatural fiat. Nietzsche is …

The Wing

–by Kenneth and Mercedes Jones– Versatile, juicy, and reliable, the chicken wing is enjoyed across the world. Whether it be the drumstick still attached to an airline breast in France, hot and spicy and cooked over hot coals in Mexico, or deep fried and slathered in cavity-inducing “BBQ Sauce” here …

Arts Flea Market at The Bakery

-by Ryan Ann- The Bakery will be holding an Arts Flea Market on December 3rd from 1-7pm at 1007 Bigley Avenue. During the Charleston Music and Arts Collective’s new venue debut, artists will be selling art supplies, equipment, and music gear, as well as their own finished works.

Meet the Candidate – James Elam

by Amina Renee Hola, divas ! I’d like to introduce you to a young man who is running for WV house of delegates 36th district: James Elam. Amina – “James, tell the public a bit about yourself. Who you are? Your past, present, and why you are running for office? …