Christopher Columbus

  • Calendar

    October 10, 2013
  • News

    July 26, 2012

    The Rise of Dallas' New Pioneers

    And the fall of everything Schutze wastes his time bitching about.

  • Calendar

    May 17, 2012
  • Blogs

    November 11, 2011

    Ken Robinson, the Man with the $16 House, Took SMU Law Students to School This Week

    Photo by Leslie MinoraKen Robinson lectures SMU law students on his first-hand experience with adverse possession.​The property rights law of adverse possession is normally a dry topic, a chapter covered in law school to be forgotten immediately after final exams. This will not be the case for ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 3, 2011

    What Makes Iguana Meat Worth Smuggling?

    www.jagendorf.comTastes just like...yeah, you guessed it.​The attempted iguana meat caper that unfolded yesterday at the Laredo border posed a pressing question for food enthusiasts: Just what did those confiscated iguana tamales taste like? U.S. Customs and Border Patrol seized 58 pounds of ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 13, 2010

    Mary Kay Did Discover the Earth Was Pink

    ​Friend of Unfair Park The Big Guy just shot us an e-mail with the subject header "Mary Kay > Christopher Columbus." Also contained within his missive: a link to this Associated Press story about the brewing battle over State Board of Education's new social studies curriculum standards, for whi ... More >>

  • Film

    September 13, 2007

    So Close, and Yet So Far

    The intimate pleasures and necessary detachments of Toronto 2007

  • Calendar

    September 13, 2007
  • Dining

    July 27, 2006

    Bouncing Chicken

    Silly name, clever pollo

  • News

    February 12, 2004


    Awash in oil, the Spanish victims of a tanker disaster seek justice from a Texas company

  • Film

    October 3, 2002

    Royal Shaft

    Secrets, sex, royalty--what's not to like about Mad Love?

  • Music

    July 19, 2001

    Talent Show

    With Greatest Hits, The Legendary Fritz proves he's more than "pretty good"

  • News

    April 17, 1997
  • Film

    February 1, 1996

    Set adrift

    White Squall's pious mythologizing sinks its rousing action scenes

  • Dining

    January 25, 1996

    Evolving idiom

    El Nuevo Leon offers subtle, delicious Mex-Mex mutations

  • News

    October 5, 1995