• Blogs

    August 4, 2014

    New Transit Data Makes DFW Look Extra Bad, Until You Realize It Includes Arlington

    In honor of the opening of Washington Metropolitan Area Transit's new Silver Line, which connects previously unserved areas of Northern Virginia to the capitol's sprawling public transportation network, Nate Silver's FiveThirtyEight data journalism project has released an interactive chart of per ca ... More >>

  • Music

    July 28, 2011

    Big Little Label

    Dallas-based Executive Music Group squeaks by, one hit at a time.

  • Blogs

    October 8, 2009

    American Baseball, the European Way

    ‚ÄčEven if European soccer owner Tom Hicks convinced Major League Baseball to inject the same screwy tables that govern soccer into America's pasttime your Texas Rangers wouldn't be a playoff team. But, alas, they wouldn't be relegated, either. If baseball were run according to European soccer ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 23, 2009

    Yeah, But What If Baseball Went To The European Football Table?

    I know the Texas Rangers swept the previously mighty Boston Red Sox and we're all atwitter about the American League West division race heading into August ... September ... maybe even October? But what if baseball were governed according to, say, European football standards? You know, the top ... More >>

  • Film

    November 1, 2007

    Li'l Pollock? Nah, My Kid Could Paint That

    Sure, your kid could paint that. So, hang it on the fridge

  • Film

    September 10, 1998

    Know when to fold 'em

    Matt Damon trades his baby face for a poker face in Rounders