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Risa's Astrology

Easter, the Resurrection Festival for Humanity

Wednesday is the Aries Solar Festival (and full moon). It is also a lunar eclipse. Something in form and matter in our lives disappears, no longer needed, having fulfilled its destiny.


One Batch, Two Batch, Penny and Dime

It’s funny that in a show ostensibly about its eponymous hero that Daredevil season two will critically focus on someone altogether different than our horn-headed friend — The Punisher.


Fayetteville Alderman Rejects Resignation Call After Incident

An incident at a Dickson Street restaurant sparked a widespread cry for conservative Fayetteville City Council member John La Tour to resign.

Advice Advice Goddess

We’ll Always Have Parasite

If you had the traditional kind of parasite, you could just put a lit match to its butt.


Wendy Taylor Carlisle to be OPWC’s Featured Writer for March

Twenty-five years ago, a bike accident in New York put Wendy Taylor Carlisle’s son in intensive care, causing her to decamp from her home in Texarkana to be at his side, there, as she told me, to will him to live.

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The Man Behind Baum Field: UA Groundskeeper Wins National Award For Mowing Design

The next time you call the Hogs during a home game at Baum Stadium, be sure to also shout “Woo pig soooie, Winners of the Sports Turf Managers Association’s third annual ‘Mowing Patterns Contest’ — Razorbacks!”

Making Ripples

Real “Easter Bunnies” Across The U.S.

Looking up the history of holiday traditions related to wildlife is as funny (and thought-provoking) as listening to David Sedaris’ work “Jesus Shaves,” a hilarious short piece about students from