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  • Blogs

    April 30, 2014

    Northwest Dallas Man Will Restore Enormous Forest Lane Mural, Whether Anyone Helps Him Or Not

    Brent Herling has a confession to make. "I'm the one that put SpongeBob on the wall." The sudden appearance of the cartoon sponge sparked a minor uproar in 2011 among purists who wanted to preserve W.T. White students' 1976 mural, which covers a half mile of wall along Forest Lane, in its original ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 7, 2012

    A Cyclist Was Stabbed by a Pissed-Off Corvette Driver on Lower Greenville Last Night

    Donny Sirisavath and a friend were headed west on Ross Avenue last night at 10:15 when, as they waited on their bicycles for the light at Greenville Avenue, a white Corvette pulled up on their right side. The driver was not happy, according to the ensuing police report. "Fuck you," he said, the fir ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 20, 2012

    Meet the Race Car-Driving Conservative After Rep. Ralph Hall's Seat

    America is in a pissy, irascible, throw-the-bums-out, anti-incumbent kinda mood. Even, apparently, if it means unseating a longtime congressman with some serious seniority and a choice committee chair. According to Charlie Cook over at the National Journal, there are some 22 House Republican primar ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 3, 2012

    Sexual Nintendo: Neon Indian's "Fallout" Video

    Neon Indian is back with a new single, "Fallout," from 2011 album Era Extraña. The song is accompanied by a video, directed by what looks to be the makers of Heathcliff lilfuchs.Watch as a totally hot cartoon babe cruises the desert in an '80s Corvette. She pulls up to a gas station where its emplo ... More >>

  • Film

    October 27, 2011

    The Rum Diary Needs More Punch

    Hunter S. Thompson adaptation oddly tame.

  • Blogs

    October 10, 2011

    Occupy Dallas Sends a Mayor Mike, City Officials a Note: They're Gonna Be Here a While

    ​We went to the Mecum car auction Saturday after all, where a '68 Corvette sold for $565,000, and as we were driving away from the Dallas Convention Center we espied a small encampment of sorts set up next to Robert Summers's 49 bronze Longhorns in Pioneer Plaza. There was one dude sporting a Guy ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 24, 2011

    Governor Rick: You Can Have My BlackBerry When You Pry It Out of My Cold Dead Fingers

    ​Sometimes it takes me a couple days to get my mind around Rick Perry. For the last several days I have been pondering the governor's veto of the Texas no-text bill. As passed by both houses of the Legislature, the measure would have made it illegal to carry out text messaging while driving. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 15, 2010

    Feds Nab Irving Scam Artist Who Sold Fake Corporations to Pay for Strippers, Sports Cars

    Brenda ChapmanEdward Molz III at 3rd Street Financial's North Dallas "offices," back when life was all strip clubs, sports cars and cosmetic surgery.​For a while there, life was pretty sweet for Ed Molz III. The financial start-up he formed last August was doing great business, and while his offic ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 30, 2010

    Why You Should Never Post Your Burnouts In Someone Else's Corvette ZR1 to the Internet

    ​Yesterday, Friend of Unfair Park "The Big Guy" directed our attention to a Jalopnik item in which a security guard for Dallas Auto Auction is seen treating someone else's Corvette ZR1 like it's his very own hundred-thousand-dollar Hot Wheel. For whatever reason, said security guard not only recor ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 26, 2009

    On its 80th Birthday, Woodrow Proves You Can't Keep a Vintage Shelby Out of the Lead

    See our slideshow for more photos from Woodrow's 80th.Out in front of Woodrow Wilson High School Saturday morning, Tom Hopkins sat on the back of his '57 Corvette, watching the parade roll in. The 1968 graduate had the look of someone well trained in the art of leaning on his car, quietly judging an ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 12, 2009

    Today In Music News: Hammer and Ice Are Back, Santogold Is No More, Foreigner's Drummer's Woes and Ryan Adams Gets Engaged

    Your daily dose of music news for Thursday, February 12, 2009... Been waiting for the day when MC Hammer and Vanilla Ice would team up again and rock your socks off? Well kids, your dream has come true! This Friday, Stanley Burrell and Robbie Van Winkle will play a show together in the fu ... More >>

  • News

    January 1, 2009

    A Bad Memory and Lead Foot Leads to a Night in Jail

    Holidays are a great time to wind up behind bars

  • News

    November 6, 2008

    Pole Dancing—Good for the Body, But What About a Woman's Soul?

    How powerful can a woman be when she's dangling by a leg and touching her "teaser"?

  • Blogs

    July 29, 2008

    Hertz So Good

    So, about that Corvette that pulled in a little too close to the Lemmon Avenue La Madeleine on Friday. A couple of Friends pointed out in the comments that it was a Hertz rental special. No kidding: It's so rare, matter of fact, that this morning, news of the crash makes its way onto Jalopnik, Gawke ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 25, 2008

    "I'll Have That Egg Crêpe Champignon To Go, If That's Cool."

    From the looks of this photo, among many others currently posted on the KDFW-Channel 4 site, this morning the La Madeleine at 3906 Lemmon Avenue became a drive-thru. At least, that's what the driver of a yellow Corvette figured. --Robert Wilonsky

  • News

    August 9, 2007

    Romo Holiday

    Tony Romo makes a short, sweet journey from anonymous backup to A-list celebrity

  • Calendar

    December 21, 2006

    That Magic Moment

    Dead men all wear plaid

  • News

    November 9, 2006


    Our fear of the unknown appears unfounded. So far.

  • Calendar

    July 27, 2006

    Loose Is Fast

    Get a lesson in racing at Lone Star Park

  • Music

    July 20, 2006

    Golden Smog

    Another Fine Day (Lost Highway)

  • News

    June 23, 2005

    Live to Ride

    A motorcycle accident cost Bill Rucker his leg, but that won't stop him from building-and riding-bikes

  • Calendar

    April 14, 2005

    New Moves

    Tripsichore strikes a pose

  • Music

    February 3, 2005

    MC Chris

    Saturday, February 5

  • Music

    January 27, 2005

    Another Night in Paradise

    Laying bare the lives of Dallas' Strip Club DJs

  • Calendar

    May 13, 2004

    Wingin' It

    Watch the birds' annual incredible journey

  • Film

    April 29, 2004

    After the Fall

    Temptation flourishes in the garden of Young Adam

  • News

    November 6, 2003

    Grave Robbers

    Even in the great beyond, no one is safe from identity theft

  • Culture

    June 19, 2003

    Renoir the Pinhead

    DMA shakes off the curse of Wendy Reves and mounts an impressive Renoir show

  • Film

    June 5, 2003

    2 the Extreme

    The high-speed sequel 2 Fast 2 Furious delivers more noise and more flash

  • Dining

    February 27, 2003

    You Say Somalia

    What is a sommelier?

  • Music

    October 17, 2002

    Home Free

    Onstage and off, the Dixie Chicks changed the way they do business

  • News

    October 10, 2002

    Those Poor Starvin' Cops

    If Dallas cops are so destitute, how come police station parking lots look like the auto show?

  • News

    August 1, 2002

    The Ex-Con Game

    How do we deal with the staggering number of prisoners re-entering society? Ned Rollo thinks he knows. He should. He's been there.

  • Film

    April 25, 2002

    Vittorio Victorious

    In this Beijing, a Bicycle is never just a bicycle

  • Dining

    February 21, 2002

    Food Foolery

    Shenanigans' sleight of hand is all thumbs

  • Calendar

    February 14, 2002

    Drive In

    Autorama offers classic cars, Chyna and the Texas Bikini Team

  • News

    April 12, 2001

    O.J. Confidential

    High-profile P.I. Bill Dear believes he knows who killed Nicole Simpson. It's not who you think.

  • News

    March 8, 2001

    Dr. Cop

    John Mullen is a modern-day action hero straight out of television, a full-time emergency room physician who fights crime and solves murders on the side

  • Calendar

    December 14, 2000

    Beached Wail

    Mystery, intrigue, and hunky surfers

  • News

    December 14, 2000

    The Lost Girl

    Haifa Bale has spent three years trying to get her daughter back from an abusive ex-husband. Not even the Queen of Jordan can make it happen.

  • News

    November 16, 2000

    Fool's Gold

    Our intrepid correspondent follows a scheming ex-con to Mexico in search of treasure. They find bupkus.

  • Music

    December 30, 1999

    Tell me when it's over

    The world might not be coming to an end, but maybe it should be

  • News

    November 11, 1999

    Day trippin'

    Dallas' little fish swim with the Wall Street sharks at an online trading house

  • Music

    September 2, 1999

    The ponce

    The sort-of true adventures of a kind-of real rock star and her not-made-up boyfriend

  • Calendar

    May 20, 1999

    Night & Day

    May 20 - 26, 1999

  • Calendar

    May 13, 1999

    Night & Day

    May 13-19, 1999

  • Calendar

    August 13, 1998
  • Dining

    June 18, 1998

    Good clean feed

    Spotless Rigatoni offers ample helpings of fresh Italian food

  • News

    August 21, 1997

    Payback Time

    How two hacked-off Cowboys scored on Channel 5 and Marty Griffin

  • News

    November 3, 1994

    Dreamer 'n the 'hood

    From a tiny food counter in South Dallas, Delvin Gray struggles to change the world

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