Critic Jessica Hopper has played in and managed bands, toured internationally, booked shows, produced records, worked as a publicist and is the author of The Girls' Guide to Rocking, a how-to for teen ladies. She is here to help you stop doing it wrong. Send your problems to her -- confidentiality i ... More >>
When campaign fundraising totals for the Texas governor's race were announced on Tuesday, Wendy Davis' team celebrated that their $12.2 million haul bested Greg Abbott's $11.5 million. Abbott's team accused her of "fuzzy math" for counting $3.5 million donated to the Texas Victory Committee, which s ... More >>
A week after state Senator Wendy Davis power-talked her way into liberal America's heart, reality continued to set in last night in Austin, where a panel of lawmakers approved the same set of abortion restrictions that Davis filibustered, while hundreds of people who registered to testify about the ... More >>
It's a science, folks: State Senator Wendy Davis is way more attractive than the rest of her colleagues in the Legislature, with the possible exception of Wayne Smith. Capitol watchers have known this for years, but it wasn't until the rest of America set its eyes upon Davis' filibuster that it reac ... More >>
On Saturday, the world celebrated the birthday of the late master of puppets and all-around creative genius Jim Henson. Henson modernized the age-old art of puppetry by using foam rubber to coat the puppets' limbs. Previously, most TV puppets were made of carved wood. But Henson believed that fo ... More >>
If you are a regular reader of The Dallas Morning News, Dallas's only daily newspaper since 1991, and if you are following the federal corruption investigation of John Wiley Price, the county's most powerful black politician, then from here on out you need to put on your magnifying specs and ... More >>
Jack IngramDallas-raised and SMU-educated country star Jack Ingram is still a relatively new name on the national stage for fans that live outside of the Lone Star State. But, for those of us who have lived around these parts for years and have scribbled all sorts of illegible items on the walls ... More >>
Cyndi Targosz talks older women, younger men
I'm Not There and the changing face of Bob Dylan on film
Girl takes some—but definitely not all—of it off
Saturday, April 15, at Lone Star Park
Soul Calibur III is a gorgeous but frustrating rehash.
Evan Rachel Wood and James Woods get lost amid Pretty Persuasion
Britney, Jessica, Mariah: They learned it from watching you!
A death match and a dance-off
Ain't missin' this
Meg Ryan may be looking to mature, but her new boxing movie goes down for the count
His wife murdered their five children, but Rusty Yates was the one labeled a villain. He says don't believe everything you read.
Zeus Toys and Comics
Zeus Comics and Collectibles
A collection of Texas artists hits the trifecta of bad feminist art
Gary Patterson flew to El Paso for a job interview--and never returned. It took nearly two years for the Texas Rangers and Waco police to unravel the bizarre web of lies and treachery that led to his disappearance.
An innovative math program recalculates which students will succeed and which will fail at DISD
Toy Story 2 is the rare sequel worthy of the original
The glam-rock saga Velvet Goldmine has substance to back up its style
October 15 - 21, 1998
The tenth annual Dallas Video Festival shows why video is eclipsing film as the mass art medium
There are no technicolor yawns in the slick bulimia thriller 301 302
The geeks come out at night for Dallas' 'First Saturday' cyper swap meet
How a determined father found his abducted daughter
To Wong Foo, Thanks For Everything, Julie Newmar is a plastic pleasure
From the bottom of the drawer come real gems and fool's gold of local music