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The Mixmaster
3:05 pm
Jul. 29, 2014
Dallas News
The Best Classical Concert in Dallas This Month Could Happen In Your Living Room Any list of the best classical concerts to hear in Dallas this August is going to be a short one. Toward the end of the month, the Fort Worth Symphony is putting on a mini festival of music by B... More >>
Unfair Park
2:31 pm
Jul. 29, 2014
Dallas News
Way More Than 2,000 Migrant Kids Are Coming to Dallas, and Way More Are Already Here Office of Rep. Henry CuellarSome Dallasites are protesting the arrival of 2,000 unaccompanied Central American kids. They're about to get much angrier.Local protests have increased in recent weeks against the expected influx of thousands of unaccompanied Central American children, part... More >>
The Mixmaster
12:35 pm
Jul. 29, 2014
Dallas News
Dallas' Cultural Centers Fly Below the Radar on a Mission to Teach and Bolster Local Arts On a blistering Saturday morning, a few runners peek into the doors of 521 E. Lawther Drive. They're halfway through a nine-mile jog around White Rock Lake and this unassuming cream colored bu... More >>
City of Ate
11:00 am
Jul. 29, 2014
Dallas News
How Scotch & Sausage Came to Be (Interview) It seems as if someone is opening a new restaurant every couple of days in Dallas, and the city's rapidly evolving culinary scene is attracting some talented restaurant pros tow town. Sometimes,... More >>
Unfair Park
10:33 am
Jul. 29, 2014
Dallas News
Major Dallas Rezoning Being Undertaken with Unusual Transparency Drumguy8800Downtown Dallas as seen from Lake Cliff ParkIf there's one thing Unfair Park has taken away from the high-stakes civic lesson that's been the Cityplace Sam's Club case thus far, it's this: The notices sent to homeowners telling them about... More >>
Unfair Park
10:27 am
Jul. 29, 2014
Dallas News
Uber and Lyft Are Being Sued in Texas for Discriminating against Disabled People Marcel Oosterwijk via FlickrThe regulations the Dallas City Council might eventually maybe get around to putting on Uber, Lyft, and the like could include a provision requiring a certain portion of their fleets to be handicapped-accessible. But there are already... More >>
Unfair Park
10:19 am
Jul. 29, 2014
Dallas News
Dallas Leaders Walked Arm-in-Arm with John Wiley Price in the Betrayal of Southern Dallas WikipediaRichard Allen saw the destiny of Dallas in lines on the land. Dallas couldn't see it. You could almost forget about the indictment last week of Dallas County Commissioner John Wiley Price, put it out of your mind's eye, not... More >>
DC9 At Night
9:27 am
Jul. 29, 2014
Dallas News
Elvis Depressedly at Prophet Bar, 7/28/14 Elvis Depressedly With Alex G, the Vliets and Eyes, Wings and Many Other Things Prophet Bar, Dallas Monday, August 28, 2014 Among other endless phenomena, the Internet has prompted the breeding... More >>
DC9 At Night
8:40 am
Jul. 29, 2014
Dallas News
Four Denton Bands You Need to Listen to Right Now The formula for the Denton music scene is no accident: cheap rent and plentiful venues make for a perfect melting pot for bands to pop up all over the place. Whether it's a house or dive bar sho... More >>
The Mixmaster
8:00 am
Jul. 29, 2014
Dallas News
Finally! Small, Local Theater Companies to Perform in the Dallas Arts District Six floors up in the Wyly Theatre, there is a black box theater that has been sorely underused; Nine floors up there is a rehearsal space that rarely sees an audience. Both the Winspear Opera Ho... More >>
DC9 At Night
7:41 am
Jul. 29, 2014
Dallas News
Quiz: Tori Amos Lyric or Dallas Bathroom Poetry? Even if you weren't a Tori Amos fan in the mid-to-late '90s, the odds are good that you knew a few of us who were. Our Kool-Aid dyed hair and witch-length skirts helped visually amplify our hor... More >>
The Mixmaster
7:18 am
Jul. 29, 2014
Dallas News
Chipping Smooth Is Something 'Bout Love, Most Likely "It's like I can feel our electrons falling so love with each other's positive particles...Because chemistry is the only thing deep enough to explain this." This the last line in the trailer fo... More >>
City of Ate
7:00 am
Jul. 29, 2014
Dallas News
The Eight Best Pizza Shops in Dallas While burgers continue to take over the world (with or without Pat Snuffer), pizza continues to exhibit a much more restrained growth. Maybe a handful of pizzerias have opened in the last year, b... More >>
DC9 At Night
6:13 am
Jul. 29, 2014
Dallas News
The 10 Biggest Classic Rock Douchebags While rock 'n' roll is necessarily classified as a form of pop music, it is actually an idiom whose radical, destructive primitivism established a new type of socio-cultural disorder. It's abou... More >>
City of Ate
6:00 am
Jul. 29, 2014
Dallas News
A Woman's View of Twin Peaks Twin Peaks, nestled at Gaylord and Preston in Frisco, is a place I have driven past hundreds of times -- it stands between me and my beloved local Starbucks -- but whose threshold I have never br... More >>
City of Ate
5:00 am
Jul. 29, 2014
Dallas News
100 Favorite Dishes, No. 51: Rush Patisserie's Croissant, at a Storefront Near You To prepare for this fall's Best of Dallas® 2014 issue, we're counting down (in no particular order) our 100 Favorite Dishes. If there's a dish you think we need to try, leave it in the comments, ... More >>
Unfair Park
5:50 pm
Jul. 28, 2014
Dallas News
Temporary Injunction Denied in Cityplace Sam's Club Case Trammell CrowOnce more, with feeling. After the conclusion of arguments that started Friday morning, District Judge Phyllis Lister Brown ruled against a neighborhood group seeking a temporary injunction aimed at stopping construction of a 130,000-square-foot Sam's Club store near the... More >>
Unfair Park
2:12 pm
Jul. 28, 2014
Dallas News
Bitcoin ATM Startup Hoping to Plant Its Flag in Dallas CASASCIUSAn example of a bitcoin banknote. Spencer Noon thinks bitcoin is going to change the world. The cryptocurrency -- currently worth about $575 per unit -- was created as an anonymous, digital means to provide verifiable online transactions outside the... More >>
The Mixmaster
12:55 pm
Jul. 28, 2014
Dallas News
In Dallas Theater, Everyone Won't Like Everything All the Time. And They Shouldn't. Over the weekend, a post popped up in my newsfeed from the Festival of Independent Theatres. "...Elaine Liner suggests that we be put out of our misery. Do you agree? We welcome your thoughts o... More >>
City of Ate
12:44 pm
Jul. 28, 2014
Dallas News
100 Favorite Dishes, No. 52: The Cuban at International Bakery To prepare for this fall's Best of Dallas® 2014 issue, we're counting down (in no particular order) our 100 Favorite Dishes. If there's a dish you think we need to try, leave it in the comments, ... More >>
The Mixmaster
12:03 pm
Jul. 28, 2014
Dallas News
Heroes, Villains, Revenge Plots: WWE Is Like Shakespeare, But With Smashed Chairs WWE returned to American Airlines Center this Sunday, and this being a culture blog, we asked Jaime-Paul Falcone to go and send a sketch of what exactly goes at a WWE Live event. Drama, that's w... More >>
DC9 At Night
11:03 am
Jul. 28, 2014
Dallas News
Bare-Knuckle Boxing at the Gathering of the Juggalos As our nation's culture and economy continues to deteriorate, more and more people are taking an interest in watching people beat the shit out of each other. While, under normal circumstances, t... More >>
Unfair Park
10:15 am
Jul. 28, 2014
Dallas News
Outside Clay Jenkins' Home, a Protest, a Lemonade Stand and Some Awkwardness Sky ChaddeProtesters on Saturday employed "shoe on the other foot" tactics -- they believed Judge Jenkins was forcing immigrants on their land, so they forced themselves, peacefully, on his. John Fournace is in the middle.Sarah Buchanan's mother grizzly was showing.... More >>
DC9 At Night
10:08 am
Jul. 28, 2014
Dallas News
Overheard at the Gathering of the Juggalos 2014: The Best Quotations Another Gathering of the Juggalos has come and gone, and with it thousands of face-painted, fun-loving freaks and misfits to and from the event's first year in Thornville, Ohio. While the move f... More >>
City of Ate
10:05 am
Jul. 28, 2014
Dallas News
Five Dallas Dives Guy Fieri Should (Not) Visit Everyone's favorite backwards-sunglasses and flaming-shirt enthusiast Guy Fieri revisits DFW this week, sort of, with an hour-long rehash of former Diner, Drive-Ins and Dives episodes that he's ... More >>
The Mixmaster
9:25 am
Jul. 28, 2014
Dallas News
Ten Stupid Things People Believe About Dallas The myth of Dallas often eclipses the actual city. Thanks to Dallas the TV show, Dallas the city lives in the shadows of oil rigs, oversized cowboy hats and big money. Stereotypes aside, we're ... More >>
DC9 At Night
9:07 am
Jul. 28, 2014
Dallas News
The Best Concerts in Dallas This Week, 7/28 - 8/3 Alright, folks, July is in its waning days. Starting Thursday it'll already be August, which is something we can look at a couple different ways. On the one hand, we could try and finish off t... More >>
DC9 At Night
8:01 am
Jul. 28, 2014
Dallas News
Cirque du Soleil's THE IMMORTAL at American Airlines Center, 7/25/14 THE IMMORTAL Cirque du Soleil American Airlines Center, Dallas Friday, July 25, 2014 Inside the American Airline Center a child of maybe five years stands next to the Cirque Du Soleil merch tab... More >>
Unfair Park
8:00 am
Jul. 28, 2014
Dallas News
In Dallas and Across Texas, Teachers Keep Leaving Jobs as Fast as They Take Them U.S. Census BureauThis young teacher has a 50/50 chance of switching careers after a few years in a Texas classroom. Last month, Dallas Independent School District held its annual job fair to fill roughly 2,000 open positions for the 2014-2015... More >>
Unfair Park
7:07 am
Jul. 28, 2014
Dallas News
Polar Vortex 2: Electric Boogaloo Catherine DownesA group of people who have just been told about the temperatures this week. USA! USA! USA! That was a crap weekend, wasn't it? Well it was if, unlike me, you went outside at all. The outside is over... More >>
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Cruel and Usual Punishment Cruel and Usual Punishment

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Wherever Mary Suhm's Body Is, Her Spirit Still Haunts City Hall

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Emma Tutt remembers perfectly the day police came to rip her family apart. She was standing outside their Duncanville home wondering at a flock of birds that had descended on… More >>

Suddenly, Dallas Says HUD Segregation Investigation Is a Blessing Suddenly, Dallas Says HUD Segregation Investigation Is a Blessing

For six years we have talked about an accusation that Dallas practiced deliberate racial segregation in redeveloping downtown. In the last six months we have talked about City Hall's absolute… More >>

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