In 2011, there were 44 abortion clinics in Texas. By September, providers expect that number to drop to somewhere around six. While big-name health organizations like Planned Parenthood are trying to open new clinics that comply with strict state laws or challenge lawmakers in court, a scrappy prote ... More >>
Brad Paisley, "Southern Comfort Zone" Current Billboard Country Singles Chart Position: 10 The Verdict: Holy shit, songs on the radio can still be important! So, here, in a shimmering single whose title buzz markets a godawful no-whiskey whiskey liqueur, we have a black gospel choir belting "Dixie" ... More >>
Victoria Jackson went from the big leagues of comedy to the rabid right of modern politics.
There was a time in the 1980s when Bill Maher was little more than a modestly successful comedian for whom small roles on big television shows were considered the mark of having Made It. His early résumé reads like a Nick at Nite who's-who, with roles on Alice; Murder, She Wrote and Newhart amo ... More >>
Local swingers think life is a bowl of cherries, but Duncanville wants to spit out the Pit
Peter Berg sends Jamie Foxx to fight the enemy over there in The Kingdom
The difference between passion and compassion? Throbbing members and refugee kids.
Wasserstein's American Daughter soft-pedals feminism; interruptions cut short visit to A Small Planet
A Texas-based band of conservative warriors tackles the left on its own turf--the street