Abraham Zapruder

  • Film

    October 3, 2013

    Dallas in the Aftermath

    Parkland can't quite honor life after JFK.

  • Calendar

    November 17, 2011
  • News

    April 28, 2011

    City Hall's Kennedy Conspiracy

    Kennedy assassination author and conspiracist Robert Groden says the city's out to get him. He may be right.

  • Blogs

    April 1, 2010

    Well, At Least Erykah Badu's Naked Video Won't Harm Dealey Plaza's Reputation

    The Onion News NetworkThe Associated Press just posted its breathless report on the brouhaha over Erykah Badu's "Window Seat" striptease, which has become the Zapruder film of 2010. AP, why the headline: "Dallas Residents Stunned Over Erykah Badu Video"? Shouldn't it have been: "Two Tourists Who Don ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 24, 2008

    Meanwhile, Down at Dealey Plaza ...

    Courtesy Lynne Rostochil Rostochil is standing to the right of Private Pyle in this photo from 1991 that totally looks as though it was taken in 1963. Photographer Craig Hlavaty spent the 45th anniversary of John Kennedy's assassination down at Dealey Plaza -- so you didn't have to. His slide show ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 16, 2008

    McCain and Obama, As Seen Against the Book Depository Wall

    Patrick Michels Dick the Editor makes way for Joe the Plumber. Plenty of debate watch parties sprung up around Dallas last night, but one of the most intriguing was the one at the Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza -- the museum built around on the spot where Oswald took shots at Kennedy. (Oh -- or ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 19, 2008

    Good Lord, This Josh Howard Thing Has Gotten Crazy, Man, Crazy

    To the point where Mark Cuban's posting the racist e-mails he's received concerning Josh Howard's awwwkward "Star-Spangled Banner" comments -- and the e-mail addresses, oh my. I'm partial to the Deadspin comments, among them: "Dear Mark, I didn't celebrate it either, and I'm now in Gitmo. Sincerely, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 7, 2008
  • Blogs

    January 14, 2008

    Oswald's Ghost Still A-Floatin'

    Tonight at 9, KERA-Channel 13 will air, as part of the American Experience series, director Robert Stone's documentary Oswald's Ghost, yet another look at the assassination of John Kennedy. The film, which had a limited theatrical run last year, is more or less yet another distillation of the myriad ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 20, 2007

    Avi Adelman: The Next Lars von Trier?

    Because it's early and we have a long day ahead of ourselves, we'll leave it to you to read precisely why Barking Dog Avi Adelman and Whisky Bar owner Jim Slaughter have a beef with each other. Us, we're not really that interested in the whys and hows, only in the fact their love affair now results ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 12, 2007

    A Grim Keepsake

    The original of this morbid photo can be yours for the right price, beginning Monday. Speaking of legendary photos, beginning on Monday, Mary Ann Moorman's original Polaroid of President John Kennedy that was taken the very instant he was assassinated in Dealey Plaza will be offered on eBay. It, lik ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 20, 2006

    Free Tickets! Don't Thank Us.

    The Mavericks would be wise to recall the wisdom of Bill Murray in Groundhog Day: Don't drive angry. Here's something to make your daily slog through this daily bog of Mavs news-n-notes from around the country a little more palatable, not to mention profitable: Last night, the Dallas Mavericks' owne ... More >>

  • Culture

    August 4, 2005

    Capsule Reviews

    Our critics survey the local art scene

  • News

    July 15, 2004

    Riding Coattails

    Plus: The Snub; A Dog’s Life

  • Culture

    February 19, 2004

    Fab Film

    Forty years ago, Al Maysles met the Beatles

  • News

    October 30, 2003

    Defining Moment

    Forty years later, "local yokels" take pride in covering tragedy

  • News

    December 5, 2002

    Deadly Skies

    Plus: The Original Crusaders; Out, Damned Potholes; Someone's Lying

  • News

    November 28, 2002

    A Shot in the Dark

    Plus: Tourist Trap

  • Music

    September 26, 2002

    Shot in the Arm

    Wilco may have been abandoned by its label, but it still had its fans

  • News

    March 14, 2002

    Blown Off

    Identity-theft victim gets the cold shoulder

  • Film

    February 28, 2002

    Hell of a Show

    Documentary takes a look at an infamous rock-and-roll concert

  • News

    February 14, 2002

    Sail On

    Baby-faced Brett Shipp grows up--film at 10

  • Music

    October 19, 2000

    Baby, Get Back

    "Autobiography" and bootleg box prove that when it comes to the Beatles, you can never just let it be

  • News

    October 19, 2000

    Sassy Knoll

    Two JFK conspiracy buffs commit character assassination over a collection of purloined slides

  • News

    October 30, 1997

    Conspiracy Theory

    JFK assassination buffs who peddle their wares on the grassy knoll think there's a plot to put them out of business. They may be right.

  • Film

    October 16, 1997

    Lost weekend

    This story of blue bloods trying to keep up with the Kennedys is well-acted and too much