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  • Blogs

    May 21, 2014

    Only at Mutt's Cantina Can You Eat a Decent Burger While Being Watched by Live Animals

    Mutt's Cantina will make you feel like the very model of a major American eater. I did, anyway, at the newish dogparkstaurant in Uptown, which I visited yesterday. What's more American than eating a bacon cheeseburger while freshly live animals look on? An evening at Mutt's, beginning to end, is s ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 25, 2013

    The LOT is Now Open in East Dallas

    The LOT (7530 E. Grand Ave.), located off the Santa Fe Trail in the enormous space that once housed the Backyard Beach Bar, opens its doors to the public today. The East Dallas restaurant and beer garden is the product of some serious teamwork; restauranteur John McBride (El Fenix), food consultan ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 29, 2011

    Whitt's End: 4.29.11

    ​Whether you've reached the end of your rope or merely the end of your week, welcome to Whitt's End: *Most surprising thing about Cowboys first-round draft pick Tyron Smith? According to scout Walter Juliff, he's related to a former Cowboy with the same last name. Goes by the nam ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 12, 2010

    The Top 10 People I Wish Failure Upon

    ​I've been known to be a glass-half-empty sorta guy. (Psst: I'm geniunely positive, I just like to play an a-hole in here and on 105.3 The Fan.) Last summer I wished failure upon the noggin' of one Terrell Owens. Whatdya know, he sucked in Buffalo and these days is without a job. Recently I t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 4, 2010

    Appetite for Instruction: French Kiss Cocktail Demonstrated by Ryan Kreps of RA Sushi

    Sarah Johnson​Every mall, grocery or drugstore you walk into is decorated with red and pink hearts. Little kids are writing "will you be mine" on their Dora the Explorer-themed cards. Husbands are frantically making last minute dinner reservations, while wives are buying expensive lingerie. A ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 20, 2009

    Whitt's End: 11.20.09

    ​Whether you're at the end of your rope or merely the end of your week, welcome to Whitt's End: *Screw me. I've been inside Cowboys Stadium a dozen times now and never noticed there wasn't an American flag hanging somewhere. JumboJerry will do that for you. When during the National Anthem the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 20, 2009

    Handle The Proof: Hot Buttered Rum

    ​In the classic film Northwest Passage, Spencer Tracy plays the legendary Robert Rogers. For those who didn't waste a portion of their youth reading about the French and Indian War, Rogers commanded a band of soldiers who wore green uniforms and fought "Indian style" in the woods of New York.The f ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 13, 2009

    Whitt's End: 11.13.09

    ​Whether you're at the end of your rope or merely the end of your week, welcome to Whitt's End: *OK, so let it be known that my buddy and Ticket founding father Mike Rhyner has been/is calling for a Cowboys' appearance in this year's Super Bowl. This, after 14-plus years as president of the a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 13, 2009

    Because I'm Better Than Bitter, 20 Things I Love

    I love sports and stuff and, oh yeah, freaky things like, say, baby heads in glass vases.​No, no, no. You got me all wrong. Am I skeptical? Cynical? Inquisitive? Smart-assy? Guilty. But bitter? Hardly. I consider myself more tell-it-like-it-is realistic rather than jump-off-the-hi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 10, 2009

    Handle The Proof: Prairie Fire

    The two ingredients that comprise a prairie fire can, on their own and in the right quantities, easily dispose of just about anyone's ability to function in an upright and lucid manner. Mix tequila and Tabasco together and you have...well, the closest thing to kerosene most of us will ever drink, a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 15, 2009

    Girl Drink Drunk: Chili's

    Monday night, a group of six girls settled into a cozy booth at a chain restaurant to um, "pepper in some refreshment." Seems strange to go with Chili's, perhaps, but the place has a spiral-bound menu of specialty drinks. It's cute, it's colorfully illustrated and it's totally effective marketing, s ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 2, 2008

    You Dropped a Bomb on Me, Gustav.

    How, oh how, do we stop the hurricanes? In perhaps the most illogical idea since the Republicans tabbed a Vice Presidential nominee with a resume as flimsy as Janine Turner’s on Northern Exposure, an old soccer buddy and I tossed this about over Labor Day Weekend: Why can’t we stop hurri ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 2, 2008

    Allow Myself to Introduce ... Myself

    Dart boards rejoice. Been meaning to get around to this and, with Wimbledon in a rain delay, seems like a good time. (Sports prologue: The Rangers stole another win in New York and the Mavs will sign Gerald Green. There.) Couple of you have emailed asking for some personal background. Okay, ... More >>

  • Dining

    October 4, 2007

    Review: Dallas Fish Market

    The Market may become the city's seafood pinnacle

  • Blogs

    March 9, 2007

    Wherein Richie Goes to a Winger Concert and Determines, "Not Bad."

    The kid's off on spring break. Wife's got a four-day weekend. Par. Tee. Right? "Dude," exclaims the giddy guy watering the adjacent urinal. He's addressing no one in particular. "I haven't been in a place in a long time where I was sure I could drag something home with me!" Where, you ask, can you ... More >>

  • Dining

    September 12, 2002

    Malternative Lifestyles

    Does drinking flavored malt beverages make men more appealing to women?