Some things in life shouldn’t need explanation or that much oxygen to understand. They are called rules. COVID-19 has taken a pound of flesh, in some way or another, from … Continue reading The simples of rules: Follow the COVID-19 guidelines, or you’ll get shut down
Good evening, everyone. It’s a new dawn and a new day, and there’s a lot of work to be done. But before we place 2020 in the trunk for good, … Continue reading What I Voted For | Buffa’s 2020 St. Louis Film Critics Association award ballot
Stop running red lights. If there is one annual grievance I have with drivers in general is that they seemingly can’t be stopped. As in, they don’t care for or … Continue reading South City Confessions: Please stop running red lights!
No, I am not going to write Ryan Gosling’s biography.
Without Lou Brock, I may not like baseball as much as I do today. One could call it a stretch. After all, my dad’s old man famously paced the front … Continue reading Lou Brock may have finally stolen heaven, but he’ll live in Cardinal hearts forever
A lawyer with an eye patch. What could go wrong in a courtroom? I always got a solid kick out of Charles “Ed” Brown, the personal injury attorney of the … Continue reading Charles “Ed” Brown’s death is proof that we never quite know what’s going on with someone
Five is a proud number. Ten is official. Six could be serious though. Hence the title of my latest chapter of rants. Six things that make me go boom inside. … Continue reading 6 Worthy Conversations: Why the Cardinals need to do whatever it takes to keep Yadier Molina around
“There’s no place like home.” The famous words from The Wizard of Oz apply to my love for St. Louis, which has been my home for the better part of … Continue reading “I was born here, and I’ll die here:” A love letter to St. Louis
Every Sunday afternoon, I walk into Russell’s on Macklind a tired man after driving into the wee hours of the morning. When I leave, I am wide awake and full … Continue reading Russell’s on Macklind: Great food, even better people
How I wrote my final chapter at the age of 20
A year ago, I moved to Little Rock and nearly lost my mind. Here is how I found it.
Here are some of the more notable movies that have featured the Arch and St. Louis.