The Houston Mayor's Office of Homeland Security and something called the regional Catastrophic Planning Initiative have produced a public service video
called "Run, Hide, Fight," advising people on what to do if somebody wants to shoot them.
I personally wish to nominate this production for the 20 ... More >>
I'm thinking of a huge beer...Cooking Thanksgiving dinner is tough enough without a food replicator. Since the birth of the science fiction genre, movie-technology has inspired creative invention in the real world. So, scientists and think tanks, let's put the Star Wars Strategic Defense-enhancem ... More >>
This week we're featuring some of those outstanding jingles that ingrained themselves into our gray matter. You know, the ones that were on worn VHS tapes of holiday specials. The ones that made you crave chips or gum. Those that you loved (or hated) just because of that catchy melody. The ones that ... More >>
Patrick MichelsA view from the Margot and Bill Winspear Opera House on Monday, when it made its official bowAnother day, another review of the AT&T Performing Arts Center -- this one from Nicolai Ouroussoff of The New York Times, whose assessment graces the top of this morning's Arts section. ... More >>