Evel Knievel

  • Blogs

    January 10, 2014

    Grading the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame's Class of 2014

    A few weeks have passed since we found out who will be officially inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in April. Which means enough time has passed for the migraines and projectile vomiting to have subsided. Here's a scorecard for the inductees of the Class of 2014. First to note, using th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 14, 2011

    Poster of the Week: Eels at the Granada Theater

    ​ Listen: There are lots of great poster designers in the region. The reason we've been able to do this whole "Poster of the Week" thing for so long at this point stands as proof of as much. But can we just go ahead and build a shrine for Magnificent Beard or something already? No one else in town ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 1, 2011

    Whitt's End: 7.1.11

    ​Whether you've reached the end of your rope or merely the end of your week, welcome to Whitt's End: *Rangers return from Houston today to start a series in Arlington against the lowly Florida Marlins. Did anyone go to the airport to see the Silver Boot as Nolan Ryan triumphantly raised it? ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 30, 2011

    Why We Love Sports in America: 2011

    ​Since I'm out on vacation next week let me get to this Fourth of July tradition a little early: Happy Birthday, America. Our country turns the ripe old age of 235 on Monday. Between burgers and beers and bikinis, I'll make time this weekend remembering how friggin' fortunate we are to have a ... More >>

  • News

    April 7, 2011

    Fastest Show on Earth

    NASCAR's Ringmaster

  • News

    July 8, 2010
  • News

    July 30, 2009
  • Blogs

    June 1, 2009

    Over The Weekend: Bob Log III At Club Dada

    Bob Log III, Willem Maker, El Paso Hot ButtonClub DadaMay 29, 2009 Better Than: Jumping 12 school buses on a Harley XR-750 only to find out you missed the thirteenth one. Jon Prior Bob Log III is a rocket man.The crowd at Club Dada slowly trickled in after the late sunset on Friday. Ta ... More >>

  • Music

    May 28, 2009
  • Blogs

    December 3, 2007

    Cotton Pickin’ Crazy

    I can only sum up the college football season thusly: WTF?! Capping a year that was crazier than Evel Knievel, No. 1-ranked Missouri and No. 2 West Virginia lost over the weekend to send the sport into utter chaos. After the humans and computers digested and translated a season in which four No. 1s ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 16, 2007
  • Home Entertainment

    October 26, 2006

    Latin Bummer

    Just Cause features acres and acres of . . . foliage.

  • Home Entertainment

    August 31, 2006

    Road Rage

    In FlatOut 2, life is a highway strewn with carnage

  • Calendar

    January 1, 2004

    Evel Still Prevails

    But his only trick is not dropping the pen

  • Dining

    November 14, 2002

    Vintage Finds

    Explain the mystery of buying wine.

  • Music

    June 13, 2002

    Paul Oakenfold

    Bunkka (Maverick/Warner Bros.)

  • Film

    January 24, 2002

    Sam I Slam

    Sean Penn plays retarded for Oscar, and audiences aren't rewarded

  • Music

    October 12, 2000

    Shut Up, Jeremy!

    Two rock critics tackle all 25 live Pearl Jam albums, and for what? Nothing, man

  • Film

    October 21, 1999

    Identity crisis

    Boys Don't Cry, unless he's a she in this heart-wrenching true tale

  • Music

    August 20, 1998

    Blank generation

    Hooks, cliches, and highbrow wit: How Stephin Merritt has become a pop songwriter without peer

  • News

    February 26, 1998

    Cooking Up a Storm

    Temperamental Dallas chef Avner Samuel is a genius in the kitchen, but he may have burned the one thing that matters most--his bridges

  • Music

    March 28, 1996

    To be or not to bop

    Texan Jazz unveils the Lone Star contribution to jazz

  • Film

    February 22, 1996

    Body slam

    Jackie Chan puts his life on the line again in Rumble in the Bronx