Grey Poupon

  • Blogs

    June 22, 2012

    White Rock Defenders Aren't Snobs. They're Just Well-to-Do Friends of Democracy.

    Every once in a while the guns get blazing so fast here on the interwebs that we fail to notice when somebody shoots true. Skimming back through comments on one of my recent items about the proposed new floating boat club at White Rock Lake, I found this ditty from a commenter calling him/herself "T ... More >>

  • News

    June 14, 2012

    The North Dallas Plot to Take Over DISD

    Rich, white, North Dallas businessmen are plotting to take over Dallas' schools. Maybe this time it'll work.

  • Blogs

    June 1, 2011

    Don't Pass the Grey Poupon: One Man's Journey Through Mustard

    This blogger's worst nightmare.​For as long as I have had functioning taste buds, mustard has never really been my thing. What I'm saying is: I haven't given mustard a full-blown, balls-to the-wall chance in several years. Maybe it's because I have persuaded myself I loathe it and forevermore wa ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 10, 2009

    Dude Food: Eatzi's

    Eatzi's3403 Oak Lawn Ave.214-526-1515Dude Factor: 5, or Thurston Howell, III, on a scale of 1 ("Carlton Banks") to 10 ("Jed Clampett")  From the moment the Observer first moved to Maple and Oak Lawn in 2005, lunch runs to Eatzi's became a frequent occurrence around here, but honestly, this d ... More >>

  • News

    January 1, 2009

    Buzz Reviews the News of 2008: Yes. It Was All Bad.

    Sex clubs in the 'burbs, teacher layoffs in the district, black holes in the commissioners court—Buzz makes perfect sense of 2008

  • Blogs

    September 22, 2008

    Tailgating 48, Boulevarding 7

    The athletic challenge is about to commence. Do you have any Grey Poupon? Glorious afternoon last Saturday. On my way to N9NE Steakhouse, Ghost Bar and the Fairmont hotel, I stopped by the Hilltop to see what the fuss was all about. What was this boulevarding that the Pony Up crowd speaks a ... More >>

  • Home Entertainment

    January 17, 2008
  • Blogs

    November 12, 2007

    Have A Mav-ulous Holiday

    Formulating Christmas gift lists and pondering what in the world to get the Dallas Mavericks fan who has everything? I mean, in recent times the Mavs have rid themselves of the albatross, made the NBA Finals and finally beaten the Warriors. Short of a time machine that could zap us back to the start ... More >>

  • Dining

    June 23, 2005

    Gut Blast From the Past

    Cheeburger Cheeburger captures the essence of the greasy spoon--not in look, but in bloated regret