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    January 9, 2014

    The North Texas Hip-Hop Survey: Your Favorite Rapper's Life Lessons, Favorite Cereal and More

    We here at DC9 At Night are excited for Friday. In partnership with The Granada Theater, we're bringing you a showcase including some of the most exciting voices in Dallas' hip-hop scene. Everyone's favorite Nawfside duo, A.Dd will headline the bill with support from Blue The Misfit, Sam Lao, -topi ... More >>

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    June 21, 2013

    Dallas Beer Kitchen Opens Tonight With 30 Beers on Tap, Big Lebowski Burgers and Pop Tarts

    The new craft beer-inspired restaurant, Dallas Beer Kitchen, opens at 4 p.m. today at 1802 Greenville Ave. Joe Scribner and Bryan Kaeser, who run a blog called Best Damn Things, have been carefully crafting this spot, which will have 30 beers on tap. The duo plan to marry craft beer, comfort food a ... More >>

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    August 31, 2012

    Photos: The State Fair Food That Will Be Clogging Your Arteries This Summer

    See also: 2012 Big Tex Choice Awards: Did Someone Say Fried Bacon Cinnamon Roll? The 2012 Big Tex Choice Awards, which is a sophisticated way of saying All That Fried Goodness at the State Fair of Texas, were announced yesterday. It included such chest-graspers as Fried Bacon Cinnamon Roll, Fried P ... More >>

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    May 11, 2012

    Going Ape for Pookies Donuts

    Pink gorilla robot cheesesteak plus fresh, super-sweet doughnuts Alice. We're just grateful no one was injured in the frenzy at Pookies Donuts (6522 Lemmon Ave.). Other people count: 13 People-watching amazingness level: 2,310 When you see the giant pink gorilla robot waving at you in front ... More >>

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    May 24, 2011

    A Smoothie That Tastes Unhealthy But Isn't: What's the Secret?

    ​ The folks at Jamba Juice have a gimmick up their sleeves. While the smoothie bar is known for its fruit and veggie smoothies, freshly squeezed juices and healthy snack options plastered across their colorful menu boards, turns out the California-based chain has a not-so-secret, secret menu. Al ... More >>

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    April 25, 2011

    Chop House Burger: Ready to Feed the Right Starving Artist

    ​Let's warm up with a game. You have to be quick. Ready...go! Say my name. Lauren. Ha! Beat you. Say your name. Suck-ah. Ha! Beat you again. High five for the winner (I'm the winner). OK, let's be serious now. Remember the last time you were in central Arlington and you wanted a good bu ... More >>

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    December 27, 2010

    Six Tips for Losing a New Year's Hangover

    Nick RalloHypnotic Donuts has some damn fine spicy hangover cures.​After you figure out whose bed you're in, whose underwear you're wearing and how to get home, here are a few tips for hangover recovery on New Year's Day: 1. Eat donuts Donuts are the perfect booze-sopping-up grease bomb. Add ... More >>

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    September 16, 2010
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    September 10, 2010

    Photos: The Fried Food Finalists Coming to The State Fair

    Sara KerensFried Chocolate with Chocolate Whipped Cream​It's salty. It's alcoholic. That's right, it's, now famous, FRIED BEER! You knew you were ready for it. Though it didn't win "Best Taste" at the Big Tex Choice Awards (Fried Frito Pie did...mmm...fried chili), it took home the "Most Cre ... More >>

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    August 7, 2009

    New Age Brain Freeze

    ​It would be easy to blame it on Pinkberry. The popular yogurt company's website touts that "in less than five years, Pinkberry has established a dominant leadership position in the frozen yogurt category." But that only tells part of the story. What this trendsetting treat shop kicked off in ... More >>

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    July 30, 2009

    Veggie Guy: Cereal Bar

    ​"Little boxes on a hillside, little boxes made of ticky-tacky, little boxes, little..." Okay, okay--I'll stop. But doesn't The Colony remind you of that town Agrestic from the show Weeds? Well, maybe not quite as affluent. And there definitely aren't any hills to speak of. But the houses all loo ... More >>

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    December 19, 2008

    Top Ten Hip-Hop Albums Of 2008

    A couple of weeks ago, an expert on the Harry Potter series told an audience of high school kids how lucky they were to have this Big Shared Experience--these seven books and 41,000 words in common. What does Harry Potter have to do with hip-hop in 2008? In an age when many year-end lists should ... More >>

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    November 14, 2008

    Yogilicious Rides a Dairy Wave From the Coasts

    Patrick Michels So it's yogurt. And it tastes pretty good. What you want to call this? We've been here before. The bright lights and pastel walls, the plastic furniture and frozen yogurt. Dim the lights, pad the chairs and crank up a smooth-jazz Stones cover over the roar of the espresso machine, ... More >>