Dylan Thomas

  • Blogs

    January 20, 2012

    Governor Gaffe Comes Back to Texas, Wounded But No Wiser

    Wait a minute. Forgive me, but I must misuse and abuse a bit of Dylan Thomas here to suggest we should not let Rick Perry go quite so gentle into that good night. I'm reading a lot of crap about how he bombed in his presidential campaign because he was "ill-prepared" and committed gaffes. It's way ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 22, 2010

    Texas Cookin', or: Joe Nick Patoski Gets Guy Clark to Spill the Secret to Songwriting

    Joe Nick Patoski's a friend -- a hero also. One of the sharpest, wisest, wittiest and warmest nonfiction writers Texas has ever produced; one could do worse than attempt to emulate the Fort Worth native and UTEP'er presently at work on that book about the Dallas Cowboys and Dallas Texans. Certainly, ... More >>

  • Music

    December 7, 2006

    Texas Bard

    Guy Clark remains an understated statesman of true country

  • Calendar

    November 16, 2006


    Get slammed at UTD

  • Music

    March 11, 2004

    The Misfits

    The fantastic, the majestic...the Decemberists

  • Film

    November 28, 2002

    Half-full Frontal

    Perhaps the DVD of Solaris will fill this promising film's emotional holes

  • Film

    May 29, 1997

    White dopes on dope

    Twin Town turns out to be a charming, stoned morality tale