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Money shot: Two Illinois men become beer pong’s most dynamic duo

By Lindsey Woods

January 17, 2012

The competition came down to one throw. It was the last of three games and the series was tied. Matthew “White Boy” White of Edwardsville, Ill., hadn’t shot well in the first two games, but now the pressure was really on. He cradled the ping pong ball between his fingers and released. Plop.With that splash of beer, White and his beer pong partner Ross “The Boss” Hampton, also of Edwardsville, were $50,000 richer...

Indie-pop is Very Truly Yours

By Luke Wilusz

November 22, 2010

Kristine Capua has been playing music since she was 6 years old. She’s moved from piano to clarinet and taught herself to play the guitar, drifting from one band to another until finally settling into local indie-pop outfit Very Truly Yours. Capua talked to The Chronicle about learning music by ear and the indie-pop community.The Chronicle: How and when did Very Truly Yours get started?Kristine Capua: Very Truly Yours started in the...

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