Erie Reader: Vol. 3, No. 1

January 9th, 2013 — January 22nd, 2013
http://www.eriereader.com/issue/3/1
Wednesday, January 9th, 2013 at 1:07 PM

We're proud to bring you national political commentator, JES Global Summit veteran, and Erie native Barry Casselman's first contribution to the Erie Reader!

Wednesday, January 9th, 2013 at 12:59 PM

Can you believe that in Pennsylvania, it is perfectly legal for your employer to demand the passwords to your social media profiles?

Wednesday, January 9th, 2013 at 12:51 PM

A solid show featuring equal parts Erie and Buffalo, plus, L'Asagna!

Wednesday, January 9th, 2013 at 12:42 PM

Erie's favorite political cartoonist B. Toy has a question for you, and he's not monkeying around.

Wednesday, January 9th, 2013 at 12:33 PM

Lisa Austin, Professor of Sculpture and Three-Dimensional Design at Edinboro University of Pennsylvania, and co-founder of Civitas reviews "A Second Look: Architecture of Erie," a photography show at Mercyhurst University.

Wednesday, January 9th, 2013 at 12:14 PM

Alex Bieler talks to Evan O?Polka, director of David Mamet's "Race."

Wednesday, January 9th, 2013 at 12:06 PM

While it's not yet Father's Day, Leslie McAllister introduces us to a dynamic duo - father/daughter combo Joe and Sophie Jurewicz!

Wednesday, January 9th, 2013 at 11:59 AM

Curious about the green fairy? Scott Peterson fills us in on absinthe, legal in the U.S. since 2007.

Wednesday, January 9th, 2013 at 9:59 AM
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New offerings from Blur, Beck, Martin Rossiter, and local favorites Chasing Moira.

Wednesday, January 9th, 2013 at 9:36 AM

For our first "You Ought to Know" of the year, we sent Basement Transmissions' Bob Jensen Flowers - Matt Flowers.

Wednesday, January 9th, 2013 at 7:00 AM

Black is back and he brought the rant. Vaillancourt talks to angry comedy legend Lewis Black in this issue's cover story.

Wednesday, January 9th, 2013 at 7:00 AM

Who is this "Fiscal Cliff" guy everyone keeps talking about? Let Rebecca Styn introduce you.

Wednesday, January 9th, 2013 at 7:00 AM

How will the Baseball Writers Association of America evaluate the "Steroid Era" now that Roger Clemens, Barry Bonds, and Sammy Sosa are eligible for the Hall of Fame?

Wednesday, January 9th, 2013 at 7:00 AM

Illegitimi non carborundum! Guest contributor Robert Cogan tells us not to let the bastards grind us down.

Wednesday, January 9th, 2013 at 7:00 AM

Overconfident? Magnanimous? Moustachioed? You would be too if you knew about all this cool stuff to do over the next two weeks.

CURRENT

100 years of drama, music, laughter, and family. 

A longtime local car-parts sculptor gets Ripley’s acclaim for his delightfully out-there art.

A call to save nursing jobs and chemotherapy infusion services at the Regional Cancer Center. 

Stop by VegFest 2016 and discover the fun in a plant-based lifestyle.

On Sept. 25, Mary Halvorson brings her current duo project, Secret Keeper, featuring bassist Stephan Crump, to Erie’s PACA.

IN THIS ISSUE

100 years of drama, music, laughter, and family. 

A longtime local car-parts sculptor gets Ripley’s acclaim for his delightfully out-there art.

A call to save nursing jobs and chemotherapy infusion services at the Regional Cancer Center. 

Stop by VegFest 2016 and discover the fun in a plant-based lifestyle.

On Sept. 25, Mary Halvorson brings her current duo project, Secret Keeper, featuring bassist Stephan Crump, to Erie’s PACA.

The Colony Plaza parking lot will transform into an outdoor shopping and socializing event called Parking Lot Palooza.

This is the fourth album for Cleveland punk quartet Signals Midwest, and it might be their best yet. 

Fairness and justice take center stage in our commonwealth.

Handy emojis for Erie texting.

Audit looming? No problem. Just use accounting ‘adjustments,’ like the Department of the Army.