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Borders Group Inc.

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    February 21, 2013

    Disappearing Ink

    What will happen to all the books?

  • Blogs

    January 25, 2011

    With Book and Videos, Dallas Museum of Art Steps Up Efforts to Ignite the Power of Art

    ​Speaking of books ... Yesterday, Yale University Press sent word that Bonnie Pitman's Ignite the Power of Art Advancing Visitor Engagement in Museums is now available at Your Finer Booksellers. (Well ... it's supposed to be -- the Borders and Barnes & Noble in Preston Royal, at least, don't y ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 22, 2010

    Battle for the Fanboy: Comics Retailers, Publishers Will Meet in Dallas in February to Discuss the Future of Their Business

    Flickr user: tribaliciousInside Titan Comics, across from Bachman Lake​Yesterday, the Comics Professional Retail Organization -- which is the trade organization for comic-book retailers -- announced that for the first time in its history, it's meeting in Dallas in February, at the Doubletree near ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 30, 2009

    Valley View's Owners: No Plans to Share

    The scene inside Waldenbooks' Valley View location, which has about two weeks left​Christine Romero, spokesperson for Valley View Center owner Macerich, called back to say, well, she doesn't have much to say about the state or fate of the beleaguered mall at present: "We don't have any final plans ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 6, 2009

    Valley View Center Loses One More Tenant, as Borders Closes the Book on Waldenbooks

    ​A Friend of Unfair Park sends word: Borders Group is removing from its shelf 200 Waldenbooks locations across the U.S. -- including, as you can tell from the headline, the longstanding Valley View Center location, which opened in October 1999. Employees there only found out about the closure, sch ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 7, 2008

    As One Independent Bookstore Opens in Plano, Another Closes in Frisco

    Frisco's Bookworm sounds like my kind of bookstore -- family-owned, "intimate," has a fireplace, serves coffee, good to go. Only, the worm has turned: Its Web site is currently advertising an everything-must-go sale in advance of its going out of business. In fact, Publishers Weekly this morning tak ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 6, 2008

    T.O. Loves Him Some God

    If nothing else, we can distract ourselves this week with Texas-OU, some kind of a football match set for Saturday at the Cotton Bowl, I think. The New York Times gets a jump on the pre-game festivities this morning. And, whilst on the sporting news, this clip from Terrell Owens' post-game press con ... More >>

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    August 14, 2008

    Just Give The Words

    Borders becomes a donation station

  • Music

    April 24, 2008

    Van Halen

    Thursday, April 24, at American Airlines Center

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    November 28, 2007
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    August 24, 2007

    Borders is Just Loving This

    If you see "Big" Bucks Burnett coming, this is the book he's after. Do not cross him, bookseller. So, now Barnes & Noble feels just awful about chucking all them books behind the Preston Royal Shopping Center location. "They were clearly wrong," Barnes & Noble regional director, Stephanie Horblit, t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 20, 2007

    A Harry Situation

    My shameless procrastinating ways have caught up to me at last. When I went into the Old Town Borders Books & Music a few weeks ago to reserve my copy of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, I was told I could do so, but with no guarantee that I'd receive the book at midnight tonight. Which meant I ... More >>

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    July 19, 2007

    Wild About Harry

    We'll meet you at the Hallows

  • Blogs

    May 24, 2007

    Helter Skelter, Na Na Na Na Na Na Na

    We spent the better part of Tuesday trying to find a copy of Vincent Bugliosi's book-exercise equipment Reclaiming History: The Assassination of President John F. Kennedy, which has gotten more press in recent days than Monica Goodling and the man or woman who won American Idol. (Shhh, don't tell me ... More >>

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    May 10, 2007
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    March 15, 2007
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    January 11, 2007
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    November 21, 2006

    Share With Little T and T.O. Tonight

    It's not even Thanksgiving, so why does it feel like tonight's gonna be a little Christmasy up in this piece? Maybe because Terrell Owens is gonna be in (well, near) my neighborhood tonight reading from and signing copies of the book we first told you about in October, Little T Learns to Share. He'l ... More >>

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    September 28, 2006

    Little Lolita

    Celia Rivenbark campaigns against child skankiness

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    September 7, 2006
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    August 31, 2006

    Mom Always Did Say Comic Books Were Up to No Good

    Don't tell vice you're looking at this picture from Alan Moore's (porno)graphic novel Lost Girls. Really. Not kidding. Got a call this morning from a friend who owns a comic book store. This friend's a swell...well, let's just say a swell person. So, anyway, this person calls and says that yesterday ... More >>

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    August 24, 2006

    Edumacated

    Get smart at Borders

  • Blogs

    August 15, 2006

    Local Lit Fit

    Former Dallas attorney Mark Gimenez's new book--old one, but new to you in paperback--is out in a few days. There's a small, but growing, stack of books written by local authors piling on my desk, and it is one mixed bag of lit. Random House's Anchor Books imprint has sent something like seven copie ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 29, 2006

    If I Had a Trini

    The Fab...Six? Trini Lopez joined The Beatles and French singer Sylvie Vartan at the Olympia Theatre in Paris in January 1964. Last week, The Dirty Dozen's returned on DVD in a double-disc special edition--which wouldn't mean much to Unfair Park (well, it is one of my dad's favorite movies) except i ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 17, 2006

    Bookstore Wars

    A few months before the publication of Laura J. Miller's new book Reluctant Capitalists: Bookselling and the Culture of Consumption, which deals with the rise of the megabookstore and the demise of the beloved indie book seller, Barnes & Noble opened yet another Dallas location right across the stre ... More >>

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    April 27, 2006
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    April 6, 2006
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    March 16, 2006

    Faux Sure

    Fakes can be just as Fabulous

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    July 14, 2005
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    June 23, 2005
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    June 2, 2005
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    December 18, 2003

    Getting Nutty

    Kids really have fun at the ballet

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    November 13, 2003

    Tough Glove

    Ayala tries for Comeback King

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    October 16, 2003

    Photo Op

    Maybe they should call it The Fab Seasons

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    May 29, 2003
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    April 24, 2003

    Toxic Filmmaking

    Troma's bossman to take over town; hide your children

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    May 27, 1999
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    February 18, 1999

    Night & Day

    February 18 - 24, 1999

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    September 24, 1998

    Night & Day

    September 24 - 30, 1998

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    August 6, 1998

    Night & Day

    August 6 - 12, 1998

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    July 9, 1998

    Night & Day

    July 9 - 15, 1998

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    April 23, 1998

    Night & Day

    April 23 - 29, 1998

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    April 16, 1998

    Night & Day

    April 16 - 22, 1998

  • News

    November 20, 1997
  • Music

    November 7, 1996

    Rise and shine

    Weekend offers a whirlwind tour of local music scene

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    October 17, 1996
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    July 25, 1996
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    June 13, 1996
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    February 22, 1996
  • Music

    December 1, 1994

    Beating time

    New Bohemians show proves you can go home again, but only for a little while

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