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According to a researcher at the University of Washington, young adult men who took the pledge and had male friends who held them accountable before marriage find themselves suddenly adrift and unable to talk to trusted friends — and sometimes even their new wives — about sex. “Because these men understand sex as a gift fo... For decades, evangelical leaders have touted “virginity pledges” as a way for teens and young adults to “save themselves for marriage.” But what happens after the wedding day? According to a researcher at the University of Washington, young adult men who took the pledge and had male friends who held them accountable before marriage find themselves suddenly adrift and unable to talk to trusted friends — and sometimes even their new wives — about sex. “Because these men understand sex as a gift fo... <img src="http://mngislctrib.112.2O7.net/b/ss/mngislctrib/1/H.17--NS/0?&pageName=RSS" height="1" width="1" border="0" alt=""/> 58322431@www.sltrib.com Thu, 21 Aug 2014 13:28:12 MDT Salt Lake City arts groups to help end homelessness http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58272790-223/rose-arts-company-dance.html.csp In an unusual collaboration, six downtown arts companies are presenting “The Rose Exposed,” a showcase to benefit the Road Home, which will also kick off a yearlong neighborhood partnership. Beyond the thrill of putting on a show, organizers are excited about employing the power of dance, theater and music to show “that we are not only an economic engine to the area, and an artistic engine, but a community-building engine as well,” says Linda Smith, artistic director of Repertory Dance Theatre.... In an unusual collaboration, six downtown arts companies are presenting “The Rose Exposed,” a showcase to benefit the Road Home, which will also kick off a yearlong neighborhood partnership. Beyond the thrill of putting on a show, organizers are excited about employing the power of dance, theater and music to show “that we are not only an economic engine to the area, and an artistic engine, but a community-building engine as well,” says Linda Smith, artistic director of Repertory Dance Theatre.... 58272790@www.sltrib.com Thu, 21 Aug 2014 11:50:56 MDT Salt Lake’s Weller Books Works marks 85 years of turning pages http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58297137-223/weller-books-store-book.html.csp To mark the Weller family’s 85th year of selling books in Salt Lake City, the independent store is planning a reading and open house on Saturday. The store is continuing its “unrepentant bookselling,” despite all the naysayers who question the idea of brick-and-mortar stores in an online age. “What it comes down to is we still love what we’re doing, we still love this community and we’re still unrepentant about that,” says book buyer Catherine Weller, who co-owns the store with her husband, Tony... To mark the Weller family’s 85th year of selling books in Salt Lake City, the independent store is planning a reading and open house on Saturday. The store is continuing its “unrepentant bookselling,” despite all the naysayers who question the idea of brick-and-mortar stores in an online age. “What it comes down to is we still love what we’re doing, we still love this community and we’re still unrepentant about that,” says book buyer Catherine Weller, who co-owns the store with her husband, Tony... 58297137@www.sltrib.com Thu, 21 Aug 2014 11:50:56 MDT Theater review: ‘August: Osage County’s’ dissection of family is brutally frank, fascinating http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58309640-223/family-august-county-osage.html.csp It has been the summer of dysfunctional families in Salt Lake theater. June gave us Pinnacle Acting Company’s incisive production of “Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?” Now Silver Summit Theatre Company and Utah Repertory Theater Company are jointly staging the regional premiere of Tracy Letts’ Pulitzer Prize- and multiple Tony Award–winning “August: Osage County.” Besides sharing stories of couples who feed on each other to hide from facing truths about themselves, both productions spin off of a... It has been the summer of dysfunctional families in Salt Lake theater. June gave us Pinnacle Acting Company’s incisive production of “Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?” Now Silver Summit Theatre Company and Utah Repertory Theater Company are jointly staging the regional premiere of Tracy Letts’ Pulitzer Prize- and multiple Tony Award–winning “August: Osage County.” Besides sharing stories of couples who feed on each other to hide from facing truths about themselves, both productions spin off of a... 58309640@www.sltrib.com Thu, 21 Aug 2014 11:50:56 MDT Utah state Sen. Jim Dabakis gleefully takes on ‘Rocky Horror’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58317419-223/azenberg-campaign-dabakas-dabakis.html.csp Utah Sen. Jim Dabakis will add another bit of drama to his political résumé when he makes his stage debut at Pioneer Theatre Company in October. Dabakis will be juggling his re-election campaign with rehearsals as he prepares to play the Criminologist, referred to as the “no-neck narrator,” in a three-performance staging of “The Rocky Horror Show” on Oct. 24 and 25. “That’s where I am in this stage of my life, I’m kind of a no-neck narrator,” says Dabakis, who is facing off against Republican c... Utah Sen. Jim Dabakis will add another bit of drama to his political résumé when he makes his stage debut at Pioneer Theatre Company in October. Dabakis will be juggling his re-election campaign with rehearsals as he prepares to play the Criminologist, referred to as the “no-neck narrator,” in a three-performance staging of “The Rocky Horror Show” on Oct. 24 and 25. “That’s where I am in this stage of my life, I’m kind of a no-neck narrator,” says Dabakis, who is facing off against Republican c... 58317419@www.sltrib.com Thu, 21 Aug 2014 14:47:53 MDT Survey says Salt Lake City has worst tippers http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58321660-223/lake-salt-cities-diners.html.csp The results from Food & Wine magazine’s “America’s Favorite Food Cities” poll are in, and diners have determined that Salt Lake City has “the fewest pompous foodies” but also has “the worst tippers.” For the survey, Food & Wine invited the public to vote in 25 different categories from the city with the “best food truck scene” (Los Angeles) to the town with the “best coffee” (Seattle). The results are revealed in the magazine’s September issue, now on newsstands. New York City had the “best che... The results from Food & Wine magazine’s “America’s Favorite Food Cities” poll are in, and diners have determined that Salt Lake City has “the fewest pompous foodies” but also has “the worst tippers.” For the survey, Food & Wine invited the public to vote in 25 different categories from the city with the “best food truck scene” (Los Angeles) to the town with the “best coffee” (Seattle). The results are revealed in the magazine’s September issue, now on newsstands. New York City had the “best che... 58321660@www.sltrib.com Thu, 21 Aug 2014 11:50:56 MDT Sean P. Means: Dan Nailen’s leaving town, with a head full of Utah culture http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58318902-223/dan-lake-salt-culture.html.csp There are three people who know what it’s like to write a pop-culture column for The Salt Lake Tribune. After this week, only one of them — me — still will be living in Salt Lake City. My predecessor in this space, Dan Nailen, is leaving Utah for new adventures in Spokane, Wash. — the city where, as it happens, I grew up. With Dan goes a lot of Salt Lake City’s cultural memory. A little history: I started writing The Cricket column on June 8, 2011 — but before that this was the Culture Vulture ... There are three people who know what it’s like to write a pop-culture column for The Salt Lake Tribune. After this week, only one of them — me — still will be living in Salt Lake City. My predecessor in this space, Dan Nailen, is leaving Utah for new adventures in Spokane, Wash. — the city where, as it happens, I grew up. With Dan goes a lot of Salt Lake City’s cultural memory. A little history: I started writing The Cricket column on June 8, 2011 — but before that this was the Culture Vulture ... 58318902@www.sltrib.com Thu, 21 Aug 2014 11:50:56 MDT Scott D. Pierce: Muddled ‘Intruders’ is no ‘Doctor Who’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58317652-223/intruders-doctor-episodes-morgan.html.csp You could say that writer/producer Glen Morgan and BBC America are incredibly brave with their new series “Intruders.” You could also question whether they’ve lost their minds. Because the premiere of this show is perhaps the most obtuse hour of television you’ll see this season. At the end of 60 minutes, you’ll have very little idea what’s going on. And that’s by design. “It’s based on a novel by Michael Marshall Smith, and that’s very much how the novel reads,” Morgan said. “You go through th... You could say that writer/producer Glen Morgan and BBC America are incredibly brave with their new series “Intruders.” You could also question whether they’ve lost their minds. Because the premiere of this show is perhaps the most obtuse hour of television you’ll see this season. At the end of 60 minutes, you’ll have very little idea what’s going on. And that’s by design. “It’s based on a novel by Michael Marshall Smith, and that’s very much how the novel reads,” Morgan said. “You go through th... 58317652@www.sltrib.com Thu, 21 Aug 2014 11:50:56 MDT Out and about: The Head and the Heart close out Twilight series http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58314415-223/tickets-salt-lake-band.html.csp The HEad and the Heart • It’s been five years since Josiah Johnson and Jonathan Russell met in a Seattle pub’s open-mic night and started forming the indie-folk band The Head and the Heart. The two transplanted singer/guitarists were joined by violinist Charity Rose Thielen, pianist Kenny Hensley, drummer Tyler Williams (who knew Russell back in Richmond, Va., and moved to Seattle after hearing one demo tape) and bassist Chris Zasche (who tended bar in that Seattle pub). They recorded their debu... The HEad and the Heart • It’s been five years since Josiah Johnson and Jonathan Russell met in a Seattle pub’s open-mic night and started forming the indie-folk band The Head and the Heart. The two transplanted singer/guitarists were joined by violinist Charity Rose Thielen, pianist Kenny Hensley, drummer Tyler Williams (who knew Russell back in Richmond, Va., and moved to Seattle after hearing one demo tape) and bassist Chris Zasche (who tended bar in that Seattle pub). They recorded their debu... 58314415@www.sltrib.com Thu, 21 Aug 2014 11:50:56 MDT De La Soul plays Twilight concert tonight in Salt Lake City http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58321982-223/soul-lake-salt-single.html.csp Create a list of the most influential rap groups, and Wu-Tang Clan and De La Soul will be near the top. Lucky for Salt Lake City fans, Wu-Tang performed in July as part of the 2014 Twilight Concert series, and De La Soul takes their turn on the Pioneer Park stage tonight. Here’s a snapshot of De La Soul: Formed • 1987 in Long Island, N.Y. Members • Vincent Mason (Maseo), Kelvin Mercer (Posdnuos) and David Jude Jolicoeur (Trugoy the Dove) formed the group while still in high school. Their demo ... Create a list of the most influential rap groups, and Wu-Tang Clan and De La Soul will be near the top. Lucky for Salt Lake City fans, Wu-Tang performed in July as part of the 2014 Twilight Concert series, and De La Soul takes their turn on the Pioneer Park stage tonight. Here’s a snapshot of De La Soul: Formed • 1987 in Long Island, N.Y. Members • Vincent Mason (Maseo), Kelvin Mercer (Posdnuos) and David Jude Jolicoeur (Trugoy the Dove) formed the group while still in high school. Their demo ... 58321982@www.sltrib.com Thu, 21 Aug 2014 11:50:56 MDT Salt Lake City’s Beerhive Pub a finalist in national competition http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58321798-223/beer-beerhive-pub-bars.html.csp The Beerhive Pub in Salt Lake City is a finalist in the 2014 Great American Beer Bars competition. To win the national honor, fans need to vote for the pub at the national Craft Beer website. Deadline is Friday, Sept. 5 at noon. The Beerhive, located at 128 S. Main, is one of 10 bars nominated in the Mountain West Region. It is competing against bars from Arizona, Colorado, Idaho and Nevada. Once the voting has ended, the top three craft beer establishments from each of the five regions will be ... The Beerhive Pub in Salt Lake City is a finalist in the 2014 Great American Beer Bars competition. To win the national honor, fans need to vote for the pub at the national Craft Beer website. Deadline is Friday, Sept. 5 at noon. The Beerhive, located at 128 S. Main, is one of 10 bars nominated in the Mountain West Region. It is competing against bars from Arizona, Colorado, Idaho and Nevada. Once the voting has ended, the top three craft beer establishments from each of the five regions will be ... 58321798@www.sltrib.com Thu, 21 Aug 2014 11:50:56 MDT 4 Utah restaurants call it quits http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58300751-223/restaurant-com-cucina-dojo.html.csp In recent weeks, four Salt Lake Valley restaurants have closed; and the owners of Cucina Vanina, Dojo Restaurant and Sushi Bar, Gusto and Lugano all have seemingly different reasons for calling it quits. Cucina Vanina, 1844 E. Fort Union Blvd., Cottonwood Heights • After spending time with family in her native Italy, owner Vanina Pirollo said she has decided to close her Italian restaurant and change direction. She will now offer personal chef services and private cooking classes. “At this time... In recent weeks, four Salt Lake Valley restaurants have closed; and the owners of Cucina Vanina, Dojo Restaurant and Sushi Bar, Gusto and Lugano all have seemingly different reasons for calling it quits. Cucina Vanina, 1844 E. Fort Union Blvd., Cottonwood Heights • After spending time with family in her native Italy, owner Vanina Pirollo said she has decided to close her Italian restaurant and change direction. She will now offer personal chef services and private cooking classes. “At this time... 58300751@www.sltrib.com Thu, 21 Aug 2014 11:50:55 MDT Utah woman will be contestant on next season of ‘Top Chef’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58317295-223/chef-culinary-season-weinner.html.csp The upcoming season of “Top Chef” will finally include a Utah contestant. Katie Weinner, a 35-year-old culinary instructor at the Art Institute of Salt Lake and the co-owner of recently closed SLC POP eatery, is one of the 16 cheftestants selected to compete on the 12th season of the award-winning culinary reality show, officials from Bravo announced Wednesday. The 12th season takes place in Boston and premieres Wednesday, Oct. 15. Weinner is believed to be the first chef with Utah ties to com... The upcoming season of “Top Chef” will finally include a Utah contestant. Katie Weinner, a 35-year-old culinary instructor at the Art Institute of Salt Lake and the co-owner of recently closed SLC POP eatery, is one of the 16 cheftestants selected to compete on the 12th season of the award-winning culinary reality show, officials from Bravo announced Wednesday. The 12th season takes place in Boston and premieres Wednesday, Oct. 15. Weinner is believed to be the first chef with Utah ties to com... 58317295@www.sltrib.com Thu, 21 Aug 2014 11:50:55 MDT BYUtv meets TV critics, and gay question arises http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58309550-223/byutv-critics-swofford-flats.html.csp Beverly Hills, Calif. • BYUtv recently met members of the Television Critics Association, and the critics came away impressed. The Provo-based, LDS Church-owned channel presented itself and some of its programming at the TCA press tour — a semiannual gathering of critics from across the United States and Canada. It was the first time BYUtv appeared before the TCA, where critics are accustomed to seeing presentations from ABC, CBS, NBC, Fox, PBS, CNN, Discovery, HBO, Showtime and more. And it was... Beverly Hills, Calif. • BYUtv recently met members of the Television Critics Association, and the critics came away impressed. The Provo-based, LDS Church-owned channel presented itself and some of its programming at the TCA press tour — a semiannual gathering of critics from across the United States and Canada. It was the first time BYUtv appeared before the TCA, where critics are accustomed to seeing presentations from ABC, CBS, NBC, Fox, PBS, CNN, Discovery, HBO, Showtime and more. And it was... 58309550@www.sltrib.com Thu, 21 Aug 2014 11:50:55 MDT TV preview: There’s a new ‘Doctor Who’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58317531-223/watch-sunday-doctor-season.html.csp A new season of “Doctor Who” begins with a new Doctor — Peter Capaldi takes over the role of everyone’s favorite Time Lord. And the Doctor and Clara (Jenna Coleman) are in Victorian London, where there’s a dinosaur on the loose. If that’s not enough to deal with, a whole bunch of people are dying when they spontaneously combust. Watch • 6:15 p.m. Saturday, BBC America This Weekend — MLS Real Salt Lake at FC Dallas. Watch • 7 p.m. Friday, NBCSN Masterpiece Mystery! In 1961 London, chari... A new season of “Doctor Who” begins with a new Doctor — Peter Capaldi takes over the role of everyone’s favorite Time Lord. And the Doctor and Clara (Jenna Coleman) are in Victorian London, where there’s a dinosaur on the loose. If that’s not enough to deal with, a whole bunch of people are dying when they spontaneously combust. Watch • 6:15 p.m. Saturday, BBC America This Weekend — MLS Real Salt Lake at FC Dallas. Watch • 7 p.m. Friday, NBCSN Masterpiece Mystery! In 1961 London, chari... 58317531@www.sltrib.com Thu, 21 Aug 2014 11:50:55 MDT Lucky magazine’s fall fashion tips: Santa Fe look, hiking boots http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58301546-223/pantin-bit-boots-shoes.html.csp It may feel like summer outside, but many stores are showing styles for cooler weather. Here are some tips and trends to help your wardrobe look “clean and fresh for fall,” according to Lucky magazine’s style editor, Laurel Pantin. The Santa Fe look “One of my personal favorite trends is what we’re calling ‘Santa Fe’ around the office,” Pantin said in a telephone interview. “It’s a little bit Southwestern-inspired, with a Native American influence, blanket coats, Pendleton prints.” Look for “b... It may feel like summer outside, but many stores are showing styles for cooler weather. Here are some tips and trends to help your wardrobe look “clean and fresh for fall,” according to Lucky magazine’s style editor, Laurel Pantin. The Santa Fe look “One of my personal favorite trends is what we’re calling ‘Santa Fe’ around the office,” Pantin said in a telephone interview. “It’s a little bit Southwestern-inspired, with a Native American influence, blanket coats, Pendleton prints.” Look for “b... 58301546@www.sltrib.com Thu, 21 Aug 2014 11:50:55 MDT Food briefs: Squatters celebrates 25th anniversary with specials http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58294207-223/aug-sept-available-wine.html.csp Squatters celebrates 25th anniversary Salt Lake City’s Squatters Pub Brewery, 147 W. 300 South, has planned several specials leading up to its 25th anniversary on Friday, Sept. 5. Here are the details: Wing Wednesdays • Get 10 wings for the 1989 price of $4.99. Available Wednesday, Aug. 20, Aug. 27 and Sept. 3. Throwback Thursday • Buy a pint of Squatters draft beer for the 1989 price of $2.50. Available Aug. 21, Aug. 28 and Sept. 4. Blood Sundays • Build Your Own Bloody Mary Bar, featurin... Squatters celebrates 25th anniversary Salt Lake City’s Squatters Pub Brewery, 147 W. 300 South, has planned several specials leading up to its 25th anniversary on Friday, Sept. 5. Here are the details: Wing Wednesdays • Get 10 wings for the 1989 price of $4.99. Available Wednesday, Aug. 20, Aug. 27 and Sept. 3. Throwback Thursday • Buy a pint of Squatters draft beer for the 1989 price of $2.50. Available Aug. 21, Aug. 28 and Sept. 4. Blood Sundays • Build Your Own Bloody Mary Bar, featurin... 58294207@www.sltrib.com Thu, 21 Aug 2014 09:48:43 MDT Pet-friendly dating sites match up people, pooches http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58317052-223/com-dating-dog-sites.html.csp Los Angeles • On these dating sites, a passion for pets will help you find more than just puppy love. Sites like PetsDating.com and YouMustLoveDogsDating.com have found a new niche as singles flock to computers and smartphones to find relationships, connecting dog owners to potential mates who enjoy long walks in the dog park and slobbery canine kisses as much as they do. Many of the sites encourage users to bring their dogs on first dates to break the ice or size up canine chemistry. Many datin... Los Angeles • On these dating sites, a passion for pets will help you find more than just puppy love. Sites like PetsDating.com and YouMustLoveDogsDating.com have found a new niche as singles flock to computers and smartphones to find relationships, connecting dog owners to potential mates who enjoy long walks in the dog park and slobbery canine kisses as much as they do. Many of the sites encourage users to bring their dogs on first dates to break the ice or size up canine chemistry. Many datin... 58317052@www.sltrib.com Thu, 21 Aug 2014 09:48:43 MDT Jackie Chan expresses shame over son’s drug arrest http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58317027-223/chan-drug-jaycee-beijing.html.csp Beijing • Jackie Chan apologized to the public Wednesday over his son’s detention on drug charges in Beijing, saying he’s ashamed and saddened. The Hong Kong film star wrote on his microblog that Jaycee Chan would have to face the consequences of his actions, but that they would do so together. “Regarding this issue with my son Jaycee, I feel very angry and very shocked. As a public figure, I’m very ashamed. As a father, I’m heartbroken,” Chan wrote. Jaycee Chan, 31, and Taiwanese movie star Kai... Beijing • Jackie Chan apologized to the public Wednesday over his son’s detention on drug charges in Beijing, saying he’s ashamed and saddened. The Hong Kong film star wrote on his microblog that Jaycee Chan would have to face the consequences of his actions, but that they would do so together. “Regarding this issue with my son Jaycee, I feel very angry and very shocked. As a public figure, I’m very ashamed. As a father, I’m heartbroken,” Chan wrote. Jaycee Chan, 31, and Taiwanese movie star Kai... 58317027@www.sltrib.com Thu, 21 Aug 2014 09:48:43 MDT Utah concert preview: Rebelution surfing a wave of success http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58309849-223/band-iframe-rebelution-college.html.csp Rebelution, headlining Saltair on Friday night, is a rock-reggae band that began in Isla Vista, a college town for the University of California, Santa Barbara, where students cut class not to sleep but to surf. “When I first experienced Isla Vista visiting a friend, I knew that I had to move here,” said Wesley Finley, drummer for the band. “It was heaven on Earth — everyone was my age, riding bikes, living by the ocean, and there were bands and DJs playing at every other house. I still live in ... Rebelution, headlining Saltair on Friday night, is a rock-reggae band that began in Isla Vista, a college town for the University of California, Santa Barbara, where students cut class not to sleep but to surf. “When I first experienced Isla Vista visiting a friend, I knew that I had to move here,” said Wesley Finley, drummer for the band. “It was heaven on Earth — everyone was my age, riding bikes, living by the ocean, and there were bands and DJs playing at every other house. I still live in ... 58309849@www.sltrib.com Thu, 21 Aug 2014 09:48:43 MDT