Pittsburgh City Paper | Issue Archives | Apr 10, 2008
  • Issue of
  • Apr 10-16, 2008
  • Vol. 18, No. 15



  • Nicky's Thai Kitchen
  • Dining
  • Nicky's Thai Kitchen

    It's a great kitchen -- not décor or trendy location -- that makes a great restaurant, and Nicky's fits the bill.


  • The New Pornographers, as seen on TV
  • Music Features
  • The New Pornographers, as seen on TV

    "The Bleeding Heart Show" just happens to be one of the most brilliantly orchestrated pop songs written so far this millennium. If you don't believe me, run to your nearest music-playing device, crank the song and then we'll talk.




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  • Bar owners make Brenda Frazier public enemy #1

    While the 10 percent drink tax that Frazier supported is almost universally unpopular among bar owners, there is some ambivalence about taking on Frazier. The former county councilor has been a champion of GLBT causes, and it remains to be seen how bars that cater to GLBT patrons will respond.

Specials & Guides



  • Theater Reviews + Features
  • Big Love

    What we end up with is a deconstruction of a reconstruction of deconstruction of a fragment of a 3,000-year-old script.
  • Theater Reviews + Features
  • Romeo & Juliet

    Because people randomly attired in Spanish, Native American and Western clothing never clearly define crucial alliances, the deaths of Romeo and Juliet no longer look like causes for closure.

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Spotlight Events

  • Steel City Slam @ Capri Pizza and Bar

    • Tuesdays, 7:45 p.m.
    • 1 going/interested
  • A Second Home @ Mattress Factory Satellite Gallery

    • Tuesdays-Sundays. Continues through Aug. 31
    • 1 going/interested
  • The Den: A Special Programming Series for New Adults @ Carnegie Library, Oakland

    • Second and Fourth Thursday of every month, 6-7:30 p.m.

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