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Commercial Development: Towns Before and After Wal-Mart

by Luke Jones 7/2/2012 12:00 am

As recently as 50 years ago, downtown was still America’s commercial center. A variety of factors moved the center to orbital suburbia. One of those factors was Wal-Mart.

Saturday Roulette: Houston Nutt's Mixtape For Sad Times In Oxford, Miss.

by Doc Harper 10/21/2011 9:30 am

Around 2006 or 2007, Houston Nutt’s Razorback teams inspired me to burn a CD of songs that would help me wallow in sorrow in the event Arkansas would under-perform and suffer a heartbreaking defeat. After seeing the despair radiating off Nutt in his Monday press conference, I began to wonder if he had songs he listened to for comfort in these difficult times, and if so, what would they be? Since this is Ole Miss week, Saturday Roulette will include a song with each pick that we imagine is featured on Nutt’s sad times mixtape (I believe he still uses mixtapes).

The Cy-Hawk Trophy

by Tre Baker 8/23/2011 8:54 am

Another point scored against in-state rivalries.