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The Gift And Its Leading Man Transcend Expectations

Jason Bateman is one of America’s most underrated and consistent comedic straight-men, an actor whose sly, mocking tone and facial expressions are almost always employed to reflect off of his co-stars’ insanity.

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Massage Therapists Organize Benefit to Aid Clinics

Earlier this year, in a 68-17 vote, Arkansas representatives voted to enact an $11 million capital gains tax cut. Sponsored by Rep. Matthew Shepherd (R-El Dorado), House Bill 1402 allows for citizens who make more than $10 million in net capital gain exempt from state taxes.

Legacy Archive

Weekly Lowdown: Welcome Back to NWA, Students!

Hey UA students, welcome back to Fayetteville. We at The Free Weekly are glad to have you back, but we lament the increased amount of street traffic and longer lines you will all cause at all the establishments about town.

Advice Risa's Astrology

Mercury & Jupiter in Virgo

When the Sun and/or planets move through the sign Virgo, everyone begins to talk more. Talk, talk, talk and more talk. There’s a reason.

Advice Risa's Astrology

Humanity in a Time of Crisis & Sacrifice – Our Response

Last week’s sacrifices of Maddy (Santa Cruz 8-year old child) & Cecil the lion (Virgo/Leo, Virgin & Lion), represent crisis points in the life of humanity. They will continue.


Time to Uproot Some Perennial Farming Myths

As California descends further into its worst drought in recorded history, Golden Staters are looking for someone to blame. Many city-dwellers have pointed fingers at the State’s farmers and ranchers.


Walk About, Take In Your Surroundings

Before I begin, I want to point out that this column isn’t for the people who jog, play with their children outside or have dogs that need to be walked often.

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Jeff’s Journey: Transitioning In Arkansas

Jeffery Augustine Castellano is just a normal guy, trying to exist, exist in peace.

Making Ripples

Solar Cooking with the All American Sun Oven

August is hot enough to fry an egg. So why not use August to literally fry an egg? Or at least make a quiche. Or roast a chicken.


To Mourn and Resist: Nagasaki and Hiroshima

Remembrance of the atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki. Sunday, August 9, 7pm, at the Fulbright Peace Fountain, University of Arkansas.