Yesterday the company HapiLabs unveiled the world's first "smart fork" that tracks eating behavior bite by bite.
The creator of HAPIfork, Dave Graveline (who, by the way, is a skinny Frenchman), promises that by not eating too fast or too much, we will be "happier." From the HapiLabs Facebook page ... More >>
Dear Potential Food Truck Entrepreneurs of Dallas,Please, for the love of Krishna, start an Indian food truck. Please park outside my favorite bars late at night (Deep Ellum would be a good spot) so I can fill my neglected belly with your spicy flavorful goodness. There's just something about the wa ... More >>
Over the holiday weekend I spent a few very enjoyable hours on the Trinity River with Trinity Rivers Expeditions
outfitter and canoe guide Charles Allen. We paddled from Trinity River Mountain Creek Preserve near the intersection of Walton Walker and IH-30 in Irving to the Sylvan Avenue Bridge i ... More >>
Doubtless you've heard about Occupy Wall Street, the protests against corporate greed and Wall Street bailouts (among other things) that have been going on for the last three weeks in New York. The protesters call themselves "the other 99 percent" or just "The 99," and this morning in Pike Park o ... More >>
Rep. Dan BranchPardon me as we take a brief detour from the parade route for just a moment, but Texas Monthly's just posted its latest list of the best and worst state legislators -- and Leo Berman made worst? No way. Anyway. The preview's here, sans further categories awaiting their print and on ... More >>
This is Day Four of the "How Totally Useless Is the Dallas City Council" watch, and you know what my problem is already? I'm bored.
This is all about the serial faux pas problem with Dallas Mayor Pro Tem Dwaine Caraway, who is slated to become the real mayor of the city at some point in the next ... More >>
Rabbi David SternRan into my rabbi last Sunday -- David Stern, head man at Temple Emanu-El of Dallas, very hip and very influential so I hear -- and asked him: "You mind sending me your Kol Nidre sermon? I'd like to post to Unfair Park." He grinned and said sure -- grinned, I'm sure, because it w ... More >>
Photos by Patrick MichelsMay his legacy live forever on women's tote bags.The good people with the Republican Party of Texas are just beginning to get their biennial convention locked and loaded into the Dallas Convention Center, where the next few days promise a wealth of political theater, and ... More >>
Daniel RodrigueAfter yesterday's council meeting, Mayor Leppert slapped in his Bluetooth and dialed up DISD trustee Bernadette Nutall to schedule this morning's meeting.At 9 this morning, many of those facing the loss of their property in the Jubilee Park land grab will meet with their Dallas Ind ... More >>
Whether you're at the end of your rope or merely the end of your week - even the end of the year - welcome to Whitt's End:
*Hold your horses if you thought tonight's concert by Russ Martin and his band at Joe Avezzano's joint up in Frisco was going to A) turn into a bashfest o ... More >>