The Weekly Dish
6:49 am
Tue May 19, 2015

Tune Up for Grilling Season

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Memorial Day is the unofficial start of summer and kicks off grilling season.

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6:31 am
Mon May 18, 2015

Every Measuring Tape a Different Length?

Clothing Sizes Vary by Manufacturers
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Newsweek Magazine reported that 40 percent of apparel bought online is returned. And 60 percent of returns are size problems. What's the deal with varying companies using different measurements for "the same size?" 

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7:03 pm
Fri May 15, 2015

B.B. King Brought More than the Blues to Memphis and Indianola

Travis Crawford adjusts the letters on a marquee across the street from B.B. King's restaurant on Beale Street Friday morning.
Credit Christopher Blank


The great bluesman B.B. King died Thursday (May 14)  in Las Vegas. But in the two cities most associated with his life, his legacy is more than just the blues.

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Checking on the Arts
12:51 pm
Fri May 15, 2015

Laura Adams Interprets Audubon

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Laura W. Adams is exhibiting her paper collage interpretations of the watercolors of John James Audubon at T. Clifton Art.

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11:22 am
Thu May 14, 2015

Pork: It's What's for Winners

Paul Holden, pitmaster with Willingham's, stands beside the smoker patented by the late Memphis barbecue icon John Willingham. Holden is not only competing in ribs this year, his team is one of three that are selling ribs to the public.

It's pitmaster vs. pitmaster at Memphis in May's World Championship Barbecue Cooking Contest.


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