Dallas Observer Staff
1 month ago | Media
The Observer has an opening for a part-time social media editor. This twenty-hour/week position combines journalism with social-media skills to increase the Dallas Observer’s audience and serve as its online public face. The social media editor ma...
1 month ago | Outside
In case you missed the memo sent in the form of a sauna-like climate, summer is here. But we only get to complain about the heat for so long before it's time to change tack and complain about even more heat instead, so let's all agree to buck up a...
1 year ago | Longform
Last year we lost two. First went The Loon, the bar Uptown forgot, an against-all-odds dive that finally succumbed to the weight of reality and was plowed in favor of a CVS. Next went Club Schmitz, the working-class bar on Old Denton Road, replace...
3 years ago | News
Thanksgiving is almost here, Dallas. What are you thankful for? 1. Despite years of dedicated efforts by the city, we've yet to screw up the Trinity River so badly that it can't eventually become something really cool. 2. Craft coffee, urban farmi...
3 years ago | Film and TV
Photo by Jaap BuitendijkChiwetel Ejiofor in 12 Years a Slave.On this week's Voice Film Club podcast, Village Voice film editor Alan Scherstuhl and L.A. Weekly film critic Amy Nicholson disagree on Steve McQueen's 12 Years a Slave -- a beautifully ...