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Monday, April 4, 2016

Monday, April 4, 2016 - 16:11:00

Some top times that things exploded in Arkansas

Aside from death and taxes, there are few guarantees in life. One of the other lesser regarded guarantees, aside from heating and air being a strong industry, is that something sooner or later is going to explode, and our state is no exception.

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Monday, February 1, 2016

Monday, February 1, 2016 - 16:30:00

Exploring the premier fringe organizations of Arkansas

Brasher and Rowe take a tour through a few of Arkansas premier religious and/or paramilitary fringe organizations.

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Monday, January 25, 2016

Monday, January 25, 2016 - 15:05:00

The hollow promise of a virtual world with Brasher and Rowe

PREVIOUSLY ON BRASHER AND ROWE: Brasher went to the land of hobbits and Rowe looked at some blogs.

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Monday, December 21, 2015

Monday, December 21, 2015 - 17:20:00

A guide on surviving the holidays with Brasher and Rowe

It's Christmastime in Hollis, Arkansas. Stockings hung by the chimney and all that. We come together to honor the true reason for the season, baby Luke Skywalker in a manger on uncle Owen's moisture farm with Aunt Beru and the Womp rats. Because Christmas time is all about force — the obligatory force that compels us to deal with our families. Unless your family was killed on Alderaan, and in that case, our condolences.

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Monday, December 14, 2015

Monday, December 14, 2015 - 14:00:00

Hot Springs: into the crystal vortex with Brasher and Rowe

Brasher and Rowe look into the metaphysical convention world of Hot Springs and discuss CRYSTALS. Recommended if you like: fading resort cities, development, names that sound like Kool Keith aliases, blackbird killing, indigo children, the Arlington Hotel, and much more!

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Monday, December 7, 2015

Monday, December 7, 2015 - 15:18:00

Here lies Brasher and Rowe

This week, Brasher and Rowe write a humor column about death. Look at the hubris on these two. Of note: donating your body, picking your funeral playlist, building the most lavish monument to the sky, James Brown and Brian Eno.

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Monday, November 30, 2015

Monday, November 30, 2015 - 15:41:00

Does Arkansas have the most dangerous diamond mine in America?

Over the holiday, many on Arkansas social media have seen or shared an article, "The States Where You're Most Likely to Encounter Fights at Black Friday Sales." This article is dumb and lazy.

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Monday, November 23, 2015

Monday, November 23, 2015 - 17:27:00

Thanksgiving called and it said to phone in some stuffing

Brasher and Rowe drop some holiday recommendations to fill space because honestly it's a pretty short week for everyone.

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Monday, November 16, 2015

Monday, November 16, 2015 - 12:36:00

Grading the local television commercials of Arkansas with Brasher and Rowe

Brasher and Rowe examine a few television commercials from Arkansas and create a new grading scale to examine how each stacks up in the search for the pure essence of tacky local ads.

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Monday, November 9, 2015

Monday, November 9, 2015 - 16:12:00

The Low End, Multiple Worlds Theory

This week Brasher and Rowe examine the infinite possibilities of many worlds. Brasher brings the oral tradition of armchair science, while Rowe takes a look at how people create narratives to give our singular reality a multiverse feel.

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Monday, November 2, 2015

Monday, November 2, 2015 - 13:40:00

The Brasher and Rowe Monster Manual, first edition

Just a few days after Halloween: the Brasher and Rowe Monster Manual. To truly understand a monster, you have to empathize with it. You have to, like Roky Erickson said, “Walk with a zombie,” and not merely away from it. So prepare for an article that is an emotional journey, replete with disturbing references and all the juvenile hostility you crave.

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Monday, October 26, 2015

Monday, October 26, 2015 - 10:31:00

Dispatches from the galaxy: notes on worlds real and imagined

Sometimes you have to get out of Arkansas, and when you do you gotta really make it count.

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Monday, October 19, 2015

Monday, October 19, 2015 - 09:55:00

Three civic improvements for Little Rock

After checking their analytics, Brasher and Rowe decide to go hyperlocal in their column, suggesting new ideas for Little Rock. These include a memorial statute outside Chick-Fil-A, a fighting tournament, and a deer stand on top of Pinnacle Mountain.

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Monday, October 12, 2015

Monday, October 12, 2015 - 09:15:00

A brief history of computers

This week on Brasher and Rowe: The first of a never­ ending series about THE INTERNET.

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Friday, October 2, 2015

Friday, October 2, 2015 - 11:44:00

Razorbackula and a tour through the police blotter

A certain morbid curiosity about crime is one of the few silver linings of living in a place where the per capita crime rate rivals even the shystiest hellhole corners of the country. So that’s our topic for the week, crime reporting.

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Friday, September 25, 2015

Friday, September 25, 2015 - 15:22:00

Collin Raye and the lost anthems of Little Rock

ROWE: Hello Arkansans, this is the second piece from us, Brasher and Rowe, and we are some dudes who communicate with other people by showing them videos on the Internet.

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Friday, September 18, 2015

Friday, September 18, 2015 - 11:10:00

Your new flags of Little Rock

BRASHER: Hello Arkansans, this is the first piece from us, Brasher and Rowe and we are some dudes who work in downtown Little Rock and we eat lunch and just talk about all the exciting things around here.

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