Ames (Iowa)

  • Blogs

    March 1, 2010

    Aftermath: Leslie & The LYs' Dance Party At Walter's

    Photos by Brittanie Shey​ How Leslie Hall managed to transform what at once seemed like 15 short minutes of fame into a full-time career is somewhat of a mystery. Back in the infant days of social media (a.k.a. 2004), Hall was known as the Gem Sweater Girl, and shared company with other internet m ... More >>

  • Music

    February 21, 2008
  • Blogs

    February 27, 2007

    Song of Sommore

    Spike Lee chose comedian Sommore to participate in The Queens of Comedy, a follow-up to The Original Kings of Comedy, for her tendency to address subjects most women are too modest to discuss. An example from one of her bits: "He asked me what my favorite position was. I told him, 'Well that depends ... More >>

  • News

    November 4, 1999
  • Music

    March 13, 1997
  • News

    April 11, 1996

    Fourth and Long

    Dreams of Glory Die Hard in Semipro football