Anna Nicole Smith

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    August 15, 2014

    The Best Concerts in Dallas This Weekend, 8/15 - 8/17

    Hey, you're really close to surviving Shark Week. This means you won't have to listen to that weird guy at the office talk about whatever last night's special was, and him swearing all of the footage was real. Your water cooler chat can move to other things, like the awesome shows Dallas has to offe ... More >>

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    September 5, 2013

    Rick's Cabaret, the Texas-Based Strip Club Empire, Is Entering the Breastaurant Business

    Since the first Rick's Cabaret opened three decades ago, the company has grown into a publicly traded strip club empire with more than two dozen locations nationwide. It prides itself on classiness, boasting on its corporate website that it was while dancing at Rick's Cabaret that Anna Nicole Smith ... More >>

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    September 17, 2012

    America's Fourth Richest Woman Lives in Dallas, and She's Anna Nicole Smith's Daughter-in-Law

    At 70, Elaine Tettemer Marshall seems a bit old to be the daughter-in-law of someone who would have turned 46 this year. That that someone happened to be Anna Nicole Smith, the gold-digging Playboy playmate who married 86-year-old J. Howard Marshall in 1994, a year before he died, explains a lot. T ... More >>

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    October 20, 2009

    Willa Ford to Make Her Triumphant (Far as You Know) Return to the Movies

    Patrick MichelsMike Modano and Willa Ford at the Dallas Observer Music Awards back in July‚ÄčSpeaking of the local film business ...Willa Ford's an awful nice lady from my limited experience spent with Mr. and Mrs. Mike Modano, but I've seen little of her film work; this, for example, is all I've se ... More >>

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    July 2, 2009
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    October 4, 2007


    Ultimate Victory (Chamillitary/Universal Motown)

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    April 13, 2007

    Anna Nicole's Crap Can Still Be Yours!

    If you were planning on heading over to the Heritage Auction Galleries tomorrow to pick up the Anna Nicole Smith diaries, only you heard rumors that attorney-but-not-Smith's-baby-daddy Howard K. Smith was looking to stop the sale by claiming they were stolen, well, you're still in luck. Heritage wil ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 12, 2007

    From the Penthouse to the 'Port

    How much do you think a Quincy Carter rookie card's worth, anyway? "Thanks for calling Mud Bugs hockey. How may I direct your call?" Uh-oh. It's nearly always ominous when your first attempt to find a former Dallas Cowboys quarterback leads you to a minor-league hockey team based in Shreveport. Yes, ... More >>

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    April 12, 2007

    Get Your Nikoloff

    We always thought this was Jen Nikoloff. Apparently, when she's naked, her name is Taylor Reid. Memo to Girl on Top: Like, Andrea, how did you miss this? I see on The Dallas Morning News' Web site that on Tuesday, an SMU student featured in the latest issue of Playboy did a meet-and-greet at the Par ... More >>

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    April 6, 2007

    White Pants and, Once More, a Yellow Car

    Oh, my gaaawd. This is the big night. The yellow Camaro is premiering at the Angelika Film Center. It's tuxedo and limo time. We'll be on the edges of our seats with white knuckles. That will be just like whenever we actually rode in the yellow Camaro. The yellow '72 Camaro was my son's car in high ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 5, 2007

    Anna Nicole Smith for Sale. Her Diaries, Anyway. Man, That Was Quick.

    There are lot of amazing things in the forthcoming Heritage Auction Gallery entertainment and music memorabilia auction, which gets under way April 14 and 15 at the company's Uptown digs. There's Kurt Cobain's 1953 Martin acoustic guitar, for instance, which used to belong to Mary Lou Lord. There's ... More >>

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    March 29, 2007
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    March 15, 2007

    Expiring Art

    Anna Nicole lives on...for 3 hours

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    March 1, 2007

    Oscar Oversight

    Never fear, we won't let the Academy Awards ignore sports

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    February 23, 2007

    Miami Twice

    Assorted notes, quotes and anecdotes from a Thursday night at American Airlines Center that ended in a Mavs blowout win over the Miami Heat, an effortless season sweep and this sobering thought: How the hell did we lose to that team in The Finals? Playing against a marquee opponent in a nationally t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 19, 2007

    People Magazine Finds a "Hero Among Us"

    These are some of the people served by Joel Pulis' ministry for the severely mentally ill in Oak Cliff. It's pretty much the last place I expected to find a story about the Well Community, an Oak Cliff church that ministers to the severely mental ill living on little income in the southern sector. B ... More >>

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    February 8, 2007

    Anna Nicole Smith is Dead. Wonder What the Ghost of E. Pierce Marshall Makes Of That.

    So, like, Anna Nicole Smith just died. That's weird. I know there's a Dallas connection that merits this mention. Now, where is it? Where is it? Oh, here it is. --Robert Wilonsky

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    November 23, 2006

    America's Extreme

    Cowboys tiptoeing line between super and stupor

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    March 9, 2006

    Oscar Overhaul

    The Academy--y-a-w-n--Awards desperately need a shot of sports

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    June 16, 2005
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    January 13, 2005

    Top Cats

    This musical has nine lives

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    November 25, 2004

    Capsule Reviews

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    November 18, 2004


    Denton's Rock Lottery trumps the American Music Awards

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    October 14, 2004

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    Double Wide

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    March 18, 2004

    Re: Your New Job!

    Plus: Winning is Fun; Ethan Makes a Funny

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    October 16, 2003

    State Pen

    My Morning Jacket is from Kentucky. Stop holding that against them.

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    April 10, 2003

    Toy Soldiers

    Computer game designers in Bedford re-create the greatest generation online

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    January 9, 2003

    Disorganized Crime

    Pocket Sandwich Theatre mixes fairy tales and mobsters and scores no hit, man

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    December 26, 2002

    Fear Factor

    But just think, no one hates TV more than Trent Lott

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    March 14, 2002

    Funny and the Bunny

    Fox keeps its place as best and worst network with three new shows

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    October 18, 2001


    The CueCat-astrophe continues as the Morning News announces job cuts

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    May 24, 2001

    Second Coming

    Patrick Esquerré offers some sinful delights at ungodly prices

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    April 5, 2001

    Bite It

    Along Came a Spider bugs out

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    February 15, 2001


    DMN security compromised by computer whizzer

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    November 2, 2000

    Rhode Outta Town

    Are Belo stupid or are we spiteful? Yes.

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    October 12, 2000

    Life's a Bitch

    Christopher Guest frolics with a pack of neurotics and their dogs in Best in Show

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    December 2, 1999

    Hungry girl

    The Potted Plant Lady's strange tale of sex, money, and feeding Anna Nicole Smith

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    February 4, 1999
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    December 26, 1996

    Joe Bob Briggs

    Drive-In Movie Critic of Grapevine, TX

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    February 22, 1996

    Joe Bob Briggs

    Drive-In Movie Critic of Grapevine, TX

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    August 31, 1995

    Joe Bob Briggs

    Drive-In Movie Critic of Grapevine, TX

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    November 10, 1994

    Black and white

    Madonna isn't a failed icon; she's a failed artist