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2010 Stories by Noah W. Bailey

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  • Improv Bonanza

    published March 25, 2010

    The Dallas Comedy Festival will show off the improv skills of comedy troupes from across this great nation--including Gangs of Recess (Fort... More >>

  • Fort Full Of Soul

    published March 25, 2010

    Along with her father Pops, Mavis Staples helped revolutionize R&B in the '60s and '70s with the Staple Singers, the family band that... More >>

  • Preach It Patch

    published March 25, 2010

    It seems the real Patch Adams was somewhat disappointed in the 1998 film of the same name, mostly because it jumbled the facts. For... More >>

  • Commonwealth of Good Hair

    published March 18, 2010

    Former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney has found himself in a bit of a pickle in recent weeks, forced to defend his own state's... More >>

  • Mayer Hawthorne

    published March 11, 2010

    Stones Throw label head Peanut Butter Wolf was sure he was hearing long-lost soul classics when someone slipped him the first... More >>

  • Parking Lot Nights

    published March 4, 2010

    For teenagers in the mid-'90s, Richard Linklater's immortal Dazed and Confused was about the coolest movie you could rent. (And if, god... More >>

  • When Blarney Meets Stone

    published March 4, 2010

    After a few days it seems your liver is finally recovering from Saturday's St. Patrick's Day parade. But then the realization hits you: St.... More >>

  • Paints, Rearranged

    published January 28, 2010

    It's hard to look at painter Benjamin Brantley Purvis' work without recalling the 1994 Meat Puppets hit "Backwater"--"In the backwater... More >>

  • Tibetan Jams

    published January 28, 2010

    Fans of MonsterQuest might assume that the Yeti is the most beloved figure in Tibetan history, but that would only demonstrate their... More >>

  • Caught In A Trap

    published January 28, 2010

    If you ever played Mouse Trap as a child, then you know just how frustrating the supposedly fun board game could be. First, you open the box and... More >>

  • Not Geraldo. Giraldo!

    published January 28, 2010

    If you've ever seen an episode of Tough Crowd With Colin Quinn or a Comedy Central roast, then you've probably experienced the comedic... More >>

  • Runaway American Dream

    published January 28, 2010

    Originally, Deathtrap was the name for my work-in-progress script based on Springsteen's "Born to Run" ("It's a deathtrap/It's a... More >>

  • Hoop Dreams

    published January 28, 2010

    Just in case you live under a rock, or have somehow missed the giant building wraps and accompanying media frenzy (including the majority of this... More >>

  • My Flying Saucer

    published January 28, 2010

    The twisted saga of Falcon the Balloon Boy might have hit a little close to home for artist Esther Pearl Watson, who grew up watching her father... More >>

  • Liverpool Pickin'

    published January 28, 2010

    If you've ever been to a bluegrass jam before, than odds are pretty good you're heard at least one bluegrass version of a Beatles tune--usually... More >>

  • Fearsome Foursome

    published January 21, 2010

    Before I got old enough to pair up with a lady and start attending dinner parties, I never really understood why said parties were the setting for... More >>

  • Head In the Clouds

    published January 21, 2010

    If you take the title of his newest exhibit into account, you might think that North Texas artist Ted Kincaid has some kind of phobia involving... More >>

  • Joke Joke

    published January 21, 2010

    Not just any man could bridge the considerable gap between Ice Cube and Larry the Cable Guy, but then again, comedian Bruce Bruce is not... More >>

  • Come On, Baby...

    published January 14, 2010

    Contrary to what you might believe, Give It Up! is not an anti-abstinence seminar, but rather a "contemporary pop musical comedy"... More >>

  • Run With Resolve

    published January 14, 2010

    Let's say your New Year's resolution was to finally get in shape this year. Well, join the club. We've all been there--some of us more than once.... More >>

  • It's Art, Man

    published January 14, 2010

    Have you ever stared at a piece in an art exhibit and wondered, "Why would I pay for this when my 3-year-old could easily create a reasonable... More >>

  • Dirty Jokes(ter)

    published January 7, 2010

    Comedian Jim Norton is probably best known for his appearances on The Opie and Anthony Show, where he wastes his talents for the... More >>

  • Let's Go, Mavs

    published January 7, 2010

    At the time of this writing, your Dallas Mavericks are sitting pretty as the No. 2 seed in the Western Conference, ahead of the dreaded Nuggets,... More >>

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